Founded in 1990, the Case Management Society of America (CMSA) has grown to be the leading non-profit association dedicated to the support and development of the profession of case management. It is based in Little Rock, AR, and serves more than 11,000 members, 20,000 subscribers, and 70 chapters through educational forums, networking opportunities, legislative advocacy and establishing standards to advance the profession.
Its leadership programs, educational forums, and breadth of tools and resources enable case management professionals to ensure more positive outcomes for individual patients’ healthcare needs. Case management professionals help patients get healthier, faster; and help curtail the exorbitant costs that too often afflict the nation’s health care system. To further the professional knowledge and career opportunities of its members, CMSA also offers a number of education programs.
Founded in 1992, the Case Management Society of Oklahoma(CMSA-OK) is an affilitated chapter of the Case Management Society of America (CMSA) and offices are located in Oklahoma City, OKlahoma
Definition of Case Management
Case management is a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy for options and services to meet an individual's health needs through communication and available resources to promote quality cost-effective outcomes.
CMSA-OK Mission and Vision
Establish the Oklahoma Chapter of the Case Management Society of America as the premiere professional association furthering the diverse field of case management by providing opportunities for development and education, while advocating high standards of practice within the healthcare industry, to ensure positive patient outcomes and to benefit all case management professionals.
CMSA-OK will be recognized and accepted as the premiere association for case/care management and case/care management professionals.CMSA-OK Chapter By-laws