Author : Nancy Summers
Genre : Social Science
Publisher : Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
ISBN : 1133314163
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 469 page

This text/workbook is a step-by-step guide through the case management process, from intake and assessment to referrals and termination. The 4th edition focuses on what is most important for you to consider, document, and pass along in each step of the human services process. Chapters walk through each step of the case management process, while realistic exercises drawn from active professionals expose students to a broad range of true-to-life circumstances and difficulties. A DVD, available for purchase, demonstrates the skills and theory in action, providing you with a more robust understanding of case management.

Author : Nancy Summers
Genre : Psychology
Publisher : Cengage Learning
ISBN : 130509476X
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 544 page

This text/workbook is a step-by-step guide through the case management process, from intake and assessment to referrals and termination. The fifth edition focuses on what is most important for students to consider, document, and pass along in each step of the human services process. Chapters walk students through each step of the case management process, while realistic exercises drawn from active professionals expose students to a broad range of true-to-life circumstances and difficulties. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author : Rob J Hyndman
Genre : Business & Economics
Publisher : OTexts
ISBN : 9780987507112
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 380 page

Forecasting is required in many situations. Stocking an inventory may require forecasts of demand months in advance. Telecommunication routing requires traffic forecasts a few minutes ahead. Whatever the circumstances or time horizons involved, forecasting is an important aid in effective and efficient planning. This textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to forecasting methods and presents enough information about each method for readers to use them sensibly.

Author : Betsy Vourlekis
Genre : Social Science
Publisher : Routledge
ISBN : 9781351489348
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 199 page

This new practice text provides a series of readings focusing on case management in a number of fields and in a variety of settings with different client populations. Each chapter examines a major component of case management practice by presenting information about an innovative program from a different location around the country. In conjunction, these readings provide a road map to social work case management.In addition to offering up-to-date practice approaches and examining the functions and skills of case management in depth, the authors provide the policy information needed for putting this traditional form of social work practice into today's service delivery context.

Author : Judith M. Siefker
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
ISBN : 0815124988
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 260 page

Developed for professionals and firms who are new to the growing field of insurance-based or external case management, this practical handbook focuses on case management in accident/health and property/casualty insurance including workers' compensation. It presents a step-by-step approach to assist both new and experienced case managers. For the novice, it provides information on roles and responsibilities of a case manager, how to start a case management program, a functional description of insurance systems, and information on hiring and training case managers. More experienced case managers will benefit from discussion of effective marketing to help increase business, better supervision of case managers to maintain quality, and fee negotiation for better cost savings through case management. * Covers all key aspects of healthcare delivery systems, both inpatient and outpatient. * Addresses cutting-edge issues such as the future of case management, disease management, risk management, telephonic vs. onsite case management, and vocational rehabilitation. * Provides a detailed unit on how to set up and operate an effective case management program. * Includes useful appendices that provide sample forms, report formats, checklists, and examples of criteria that eliminates the need to develop new case management tools.

Author : Hussein M. Tahan
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN : 9781496351890
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 744 page

The fully updated CMSA Core Curriculum for Case Management, 3rd edition, is the definitive roadmap to an informed, effective, collaborative case management practice. This comprehensive, expertly-written guide provides those directly or indirectly involved in case management with information about best practices, descriptions of key terms, essential skills, and tools that fulfill the current Case Management Society of America’s (CMSA) standards and requirements. Addressing the full spectrum of healthcare professional roles and environments, this is both a crucial certification study guide and vital clinical resource for the case management professionals in all specialty areas, from students to veteran case managers. This unique resource provides the core knowledge needed for safe, cost-effective case management with the following features ... NEW text boxes highlighting key information and vital practices in each chapter NEW and updated Standards of Practice implications in each chapter NEW and updated content on transitions of care, community-based care, care coordination, Value-Based Purchasing, ethics and social media, the impacts of health care reform, and digital technology NEW and updated content on accreditation in case management NEW chapter that lists key additional resources, by topic Official publication of the Case Management Society of America, connecting CMSA core curriculum to current CMSA Standards of Practice Easy-to-grasp, detailed topical outline format for quick scan of topics Complete, updated core knowledge required of case managers, with expert descriptions and direction on areas including: Case management roles, functions, tools, and processes Plans, clinical pathways, and use of technology Transitional planning Utilization management and resource management Leadership skills and concepts Quality and outcomes management; legal and ethical issues Education, training, and certification Health care insurance, benefits, and reimbursement systems Practice settings and throughput Interdisciplinary teams’ needs in: hospitals, community clinics, private practice, acute care, home care, long-term care and rehab settings, palliative care, and hospice settings Up-to-date guidance on case management specialty practices, including: nursing, life care planning, workers’ compensation, disability management, care of the elderly, behavioral health, transitions of care, subacute and long-term care, utilization review/management, primary care and medical/health home, and more Essential content for academic reference, training, certification study, case management models design, performance or program evaluation

Author : Shaun M. Eack
Genre : Political Science
Publisher : SAGE
ISBN : 9781452235264
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 137 page

This fully-updated sixth edition offers a clear and thorough introduction to the history of the NHS, its funding and priorities, and to the process of policy making.

Author : W.S. Barry
Genre : Business & Economics
Publisher : Routledge
ISBN : 9781351812184
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File Download : 216 page

This book, first published in 1963, examines the various aspects, roles and necessary skills of management in the transport industry. It looks at both the internal and external relations of the management.

Author : Michael Armstrong
Genre : Business & Economics
Publisher : Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN : 9780749498283
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File Download : 800 page

Armstrong's Handbook of Human Resource Management Practice is the bestselling and definitive resource for HRM students and professionals, which helps readers to understand and implement HR in relation to the needs of the business. It covers in-depth all of the areas essential to the HR function such as employment law, employee relations, learning and development, performance management and reward, as well as the HR skills needed to ensure professional success, including leadership, managing conflict, interviewing and using statistics. Illustrated throughout in full colour and with a range of pedagogical features to consolidate learning (e.g. source review boxes, key learning points, summaries and case studies from international organizations such as IBM, HSBC and Johnson and Johnson), this fully updated 15th edition includes new chapters on the HRM role of line managers, evidence-based HRM, e-HRM and the gender pay gap, further case studies and updated content covering the latest research and developments. Armstrong's Handbook of Human Resource Management Practice is aligned with the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) profession map and standards and is suited to both professionals and students of both undergraduate degrees and the CIPD's level 5 and 7 professional qualifications. Online supporting resources include comprehensive handbooks for lecturers and students, lecture slides, all figures and tables, toolkits, and a literature review, glossary and bibliography.

Author : Patricia Spindel
Genre : Social Science
Publisher : Canadian Scholars' Press
ISBN : 9781773382104
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File Download : 270 page

Written for case managers working in health and human services, this practical guide addresses the need for more progressive and compassionate ways of working with others. Introducing innovative strategies for working with people that challenge the status quo, the book reconsiders old forms of social casework in favour of empowerment approaches that incorporate individual systemic advocacy. Patricia Spindel covers the history of case management, traditional approaches and their critiques, barriers to an empowerment approach, the ethical issues of labelling, stereotyping, stigmatization and pathologizing, and key empowerment philosophies and the research that supports them. This guide provides concrete methods that will help readers put principles of empowerment philosophy into practice. With practical case studies and questions for reflection featured throughout the chapters, it is well suited for human services, social services, and social work programs in colleges and universities in Canada. FEATURES: - Offers a practical "how to" for developing an empowerment plan and deals with common issues in practice, such as projection, countertransference, and transference - Includes core concepts of empowerment and methodology for building individual and community capacity and competence - Provides students with case studies from the field and questions to encourage reflection