Certificate in Care Management

Approved by the UW School of Social Work 

Certificates » Care Management
Program Features
  • Academic preparation for certification as a care manager
  • Guest speakers from the UW and the local community who are leaders in the field
Who Should Apply
  • Physicians, nurses and other health care professionals
  • Counselors, social workers and hospice providers
  • Health care and insurance agency employees
  • Patient advocates, case managers and care coordinators seeking further training and specialization
Develop the knowledge and skills necessary to manage the health care needs of aging adults and individuals with acute or chronic diseases or disabilities. Learn how to assist patients and their families with assessment and monitoring, care planning and problem solving, and navigating insurance and medical systems. Explore legal and financial topics, conflict management and negotiation, ethical decision making and advocacy issues relating to long-term care.
Key Outcome
You will develop your ability to provide quality holistic care management to people who need acute or ongoing, long-term health care.
Sections
Start Location Program ID Status
Winter 2015  Details Details UW Seattle 4901
Course Dates Days Instructor
Foundations of Care Management Jan 10 - Feb 28, 2015 Sa Heinle
Tools and Applications for the Care Manager Apr 11 - May 30, 2015 Sa Shultz
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