{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Informing the Content and Composition of the CCM Certification Examination: A National Study From the Commission for Case Manager Certification: Part 2


Accreditation: The following exclusions apply:

-- New York, Michigan, and West Virginia do not accept National CE Approval Program.

-- New Jersey, Idaho, and Oregon do not recognize NASW National Approval.

Participants are advised to check with their state boards for individual requirements (e.g., exclusion state approvals; limits on self-study, online courses, mandatory CEUs).

To keep the CCM credentialing examination evidence-based and valid, the CCMC regularly conducts a role and function study. This article, the second of a two part series, explains the data analysis and findings of the latest role and function study. Significant findings include the increase in importance of the domains of quality management and ethical/legal practice. The findings are also used to develop the content and composition of the CCM certification examination.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the national role and function study done to identify the essential activities and necessary knowledge areas for the Certified Case Manager (CCM) certification examination.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the purpose and methodology of this case management role and function study.
  2. Delineate the results of the study for the certification examination.
  3. Identify research implications for case management practice.
Price: $12.95


  • NASW 1.0 CH

This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886708055-4162) for 1 continuing education contact hours.

Professions: Social Worker
Test Code: PCM0116ASW
Published: Jan/Feb 2016
Expires: 8/31/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Hussein M. Tahan, PhD, RN; Annette C. Watson, RN-BC, CCM; MBA; Patrice V. Sminkey, RN
Categories: Case Management
Specialties: Case Management