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Hello, I'm interested in becoming a RN case manager. I've been researching on line on how to get there, but the information I'm getting is confusing. There seems to be various ways to break into... Read More
0Sep 25, '11 by skwillmsI am currently out after being attacked by my patient and getting a broken nose and face out of it. I am rethinking my options about returning to work as a nurse on the floor. I am not sure if I can do that, but I am a nurse and would be extremely upset if I could no longer work as a nurse. Case management seems interesting to me, so I am very interested in how an experienced psychiatric nurse could transition into such a position.
I just know that, right now, going back to the floor is traumatic for me.
0Sep 30, '11 by MBARNBSNQuote from bahamamamarnalso, i have been a cm for 3.5 years and i am just about to start studying for the ccm after i finish my bsn in nov, 2011.Quote from pgnurse79congrats on your number of years as a cm and good luck to you two on studying for your cm exams.been working in case mgmt for over two years now and will sit for the ccm exam in december.
Quote from skwillmsas the others have posted, the best way is to do it is through your current employer. i landed my first cm position the same way with no prior nursing case management experience. good luck.case management seems interesting to me, so i am very interested in how an experienced psychiatric nurse could transition into such a position.
0Sep 30, '11 by skwillmsThanks, MBARNBSN. I am checking out my current employer for Case Management positions. I will be talking to the supervisors if I find any posted.