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UKRC

14th January 2009

Catherine McLoughlin has kindly sent us the second newsletter as chair of UKRC.The Sainsbury Centre for Mental Health134-138 Borough High StreetLondon SE1 1 LB 29 August 2008                           &nbs...

Social Workers in Case Management -...

14th January 2009

I have noticed over the years that as a Social Worker in Case Management I seem to be in a minority.  I've been thinking for a while that it would be good to develop a support network of Social Workers in Case Management.  The majority of Case Managers seem to be Occupational Therapists, Nurses and Physiotherapists.  We all have our...

CMSA Part 2

14th January 2009

CMSA Conference 2008: Orlando, U.S.A. "Engage Case Management: Raise the Standard, Go Beyond Expectations, Find the Balance" Educational Seminar CMSA June 2008  2:30p.m. - 4:00p.m. Concurrent Session II2201:Tools & TechniquesSupportive & Palliative Care Strategy in England-Cancer & Other Long-Term Conditions"&nb...

Case Management Transition - Kim Ru...

14th January 2009

Case Management and Transition Transition is the process of moving from childhood to adulthood.  This is not always a smooth process and can be fraught with difficulties.  Transition Awareness was the topic of the dissertation for my Masters Degree and whilst working at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore I led a proj...

Awards Profile on Norman Cottington

14th January 2009

Norman W CottingtonNorman Cottington is the most significant individual driver behind the rehabilitation initiative that has accelerated so impressively in last decade.  His experience in personal injury claims spans more than forty years, twenty five as Insurance Claims Manager.In the mid 1980s he became concerned that serious injury claims w...

CMSUK Confirm CPD Certification for...

2nd October 2008

CMSUK Conference 'Moving Forwards...' , AGM 2008 & Dinner Dance The Manchester Renaissance HotelThursday 13th & Friday 14th November 2008  CMSUK are delighted to announce that they have now received confirmation that they have CPD Certification for this year’s Annual Conference.This year's Conference is bigger, better and mo...

CMSA Conference 2008: Orlando, U.S....

19th August 2008

What do you expect from Orlando? Disneyland, huge burgers and sun probably. Well you'd be right, but this June Orlando also played host to the CMSA Annual Conference (www.cmsa.org) - and they certainly did it in style.  Jane Melvin reports on her visit to the states"Engage Case Management: Raise the Standard, Go Beyond Expectations, Find...

Chair Report

13th August 2008

CMSUK has got off to  a strong start this year with increasing membership from both Case Manager members and the corporate membership which helps to support what CMSUK does for it's membership.Dear CMSUK Members  CMSUK has got off to  a strong start this year with increasing membership from both Case Manager members and the...

Chair Report from Carole Chantler

13th August 2008

CMSUK has got off to  a strong start this year with increasing membership from both Case Manager members and the corporate membership which helps to support what CMSUK does for it's membership.Dear CMSUK Members  CMSUK has got off to  a strong start this year with increasing membership from both Case Manager members and the...

TICCS ensure successful outcome for...

13th August 2008

Bob Harrison, a North Yorkshire farmer off work for 14 months following a serious car crash, is now back doing the job he loves thanks to the support of his employers, motor insurer Highway Insurance, Serious Law, The Serious Injury Law Practice and rehabilitation specialists The Injury Care Clinics (TICCS). Bob Harrison, a North Yorkshire farme...

Are you deaf aware?

13th August 2008

Have you met any deaf people in the course of your work?  If not, then the chances are that you soon will.  Kim Russell provides this informative guide on working with deaf clients.Have you met any deaf people in the course of your work?  If not, then the chances are that you soon will.  Did you know that approximately one in se...

From Ward Manager to Case Manager

11th August 2008

Caroline Trinder explains why she gave up her position as a ward manager to put her clinical and nursing skills to good use in a new role as case manager with independent rehabilitation services provider, KynixaCaroline Trinder explains why she gave up her position as a ward manager to put her clinical and nursing skills to good use in a new role a...