{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Impact of Case Management on Reducing Readmission for Patients Diagnosed with Heart Failure and Diabetes

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information from a research study examining the impact of case management on reducing readmission for patients diagnosed with both heart failure and diabetes.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the role of case management and regulations affecting hospital admissions.
  2. Discuss the incidence of diabetes and heart failure and their pathophysiology.
  3. Summarize frameworks and research results from this and other studies reported from the literature.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • CCMC 1.5 CH
  • NAHQ 1.5 CEH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

This Continuing Education (CE) activity is provided by Lippincott Professional Development and has been preapproved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) for 1.5 CE contact hours.

This continuing education (CE) activity is provided by Lippincott Professional Development and has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) for 1.5 CPHQ CE Hours. CPHQ CE Hours are based on a 60-minute hour. This CE is approved for meeting requirements for certification renewal.

Test Code: PCM0719A
Published: Jul/Aug 2019
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: Khalilah M. McCants, DNP, MSN, RN-BC; Kathryn B. Reid, PhD, RN, FNP-C; Ishan Williams, PhD, FGSA; D. Elise Miller, MSN, LNHA, RN; Richard Rubin, MD; Suzanne Dutton, MSN, DNP(c), RN, GNP-BC