{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Long-Term Services and Supports: A Primer for Case Managers, Part II (Healthcare Quality)


In this second of a 2-part series on LTSS, the authors explain how LTSS is rated, regulated and accredited. They include discussions of quality measurements and outcomes. Through case study examples, the authors highlight the key role case managers have as advocates for their clients, helping them to improve their health and well-being. To achieve these ends, case managers must have an understanding of the population demographics, terminology, available programs and qualification criteria for LTSS.

Purpose of Activity

To provide an overview of how Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS) settings are rated, regulated, and accredited.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Explain LTSS quality rating, regulation, and accreditation systems.
  2. Discuss quality measurement and outcomes including practice standards for case managers.
  3. Identify promising practices and best practices.
Price: $17.95


  • NAHQ 1.5 CEU

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: PCM0519AHQ
Published: May/Jun 2019
Expires: 5/1/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Teresa M. Treiger , RN-BC, MA, CCM, CHCQM, FABQAURP