5 sessions – 1 hour each, with 30 minute Q & A
9 am PT / 10 am MT / 11 am CT / 12 pm ET

To register for individual sessions, please contact Sarah Garcia, Administrative Assistant, at 520.884.4240 or sgarcia@naccm.net

If you are planning to sit for the NACCM Certification Exam, consider signing up for the upcoming Exam Prep Course. All sessions are taught by experts in the field of care management. Not only will you cover essential knowledge areas, you will build your test-taking confidence as well. You may sign up for the complete course, five sessions taught over two weeks, or for individual sessions.

$375 for the entire series. $85 for individual sessions.

This series has been pre-approved by NACCM for a total of 5 Continuing Education (CE) Contact Hours.* Continuing Education Contact Hours may only be earned during the live presentation.

*CEs may be used by currently certified care managers towards renewal and may not be used by applicants who plan to sit for the CMC exam.

Mon, Mar 6, 2017
Webinar 1: Overview of Care Management       
Steven Barlam, MSW, LCSW, CMC
Learn the basics of the care management process from pre-engagement to assessment, care planning, monitoring and re-assessment, and termination of services.  Client engagement techniques and methods of assessment will be explored in detail.

Mon, Mar 13, 2017
Webinar 2: Ethics and Professional Practice       
Phyllis Mensh Brostoff, CISW, CMC
Examine the four cornerstones of care management practice as well as the Aging Life Care Association’s™ Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. This session will also include information on risk management and quality assurance.

Wed, Mar 15, 2017
Webinar 3:  Aging and Disability                              
Anne Sansevero, RN, AGNP, MA, CCM
This session will provide an overview of normal aging including healthy aging, myths, and stereotypes of aging.  Common illnesses associated with aging will be covered in detail, including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, stroke, and depression.  This webinar will also include information on elder abuse, substance abuse, and issues related to death and dying.

Thu, Mar 16, 2017
Webinar 4: Integrating Cultural Competence/Humility and Theory into the Practice of Geriatric Care Management
Carmen Morano, PhD
This session will provide an overview of how cultural competence and cultural humility can be used within a theoretical framework to engage more diverse older adults and their family systems. This webinar will use an expanded definition of diversity to include not only those of diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds, but family systems and older adults who self-identify as gay, lesbian and transgender.

Fri, Mar 17, 2017
Webinar 5:  Entitlements, Benefits & Legal Issues          
Deborah Liss Fins, LICSW, CMC
The NACCM exam requires knowledge of governmental programs and benefits available to elderly and disabled clients.  This session will provide an overview of programs including Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Benefits, and SSI Disability.  This session will also provide an overview of legal options such as power of attorney, health care proxy, and guardianship/conservatorship.