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2014-10-14 23:04:37

Allsup and Case Management Society of America celebrate annual National Case Management Week Oct. 12-18 Belleville, IL (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Case managers play an essential role by helping patients, providers, payers and the public navigate an increasingly elaborate healthcare system. During National Case Management Week, Oct. 12-18, Allsup, a nationwide provider of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) representation, veterans disability appeal and Medicare plan selection...

2014-10-02 23:01:24

Hoehn transitions from EVP role to support firm growth. Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Consulting Management Innovators (CMI), an association management company providing consulting and management services to evolving healthcare associations, is naming J. Michael Hoehn to the role of president. Currently Executive Vice President and former Vice President of Business Development, Hoehn will focus on strategic initiatives to support the firm’s recent client growth and enable...

2014-09-24 23:09:14

ANCOR announces the NAC 2015 Direct Support Professional Recognition Awards are being underwritten by Relias Learning. Cary, NC (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 ANCOR is pleased to announce the NAC 2015 Direct Support Professional Recognition Awards are being underwritten by Relias Learning. “Relias has been an exceptional partner,” said ANCOR CEO Renee Pietrangelo. “Their support of the National Advocacy Campaign’s DSP Recognition Awards is a laudable reflection of their understanding...

2014-09-12 23:01:23

CMSA Leadership, Public Policy Committee & Members Participate in 2014 Hill Day Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 On Wednesday, September 10, the Case Management Society of America (CMSA) and its National Board and Public Policy Committee united on Capitol Hill with nearly 60 members of its member community of case managers to address the value that professional certified case managers bring to improving care coordination and transitions of care with patients and their family...

2014-09-05 23:06:34

TCS Healthcare Technologies (TCS) and the Case Management Society of America (CMSA) are pleased to present the Health IT Survey Series finale webinar, entitled “The IT Factor: Years of Study Reveal Healthcare Trends”. Auburn, CA and Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Over the past six years, a dynamic team of experts in the care management field has researched how health information technology (health IT) factors are influencing the practice of case management and population...

2014-07-29 23:08:41

Case Management Associations Work With Members of US Senate to Recognize Practice of Case Management on National Level Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 On Friday, the United States Senate introduced S.Res.518, a resolution declaring the week of October 12-18, 2014, as "National Case Management Week" to recognize the value of case management in improving healthcare outcomes for patients. The resolution was introduced by Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) and Senator John Boozman...

2014-07-29 16:26:13

PORTLAND, Ore., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Anthony Village, an assisted living facility located in southeast Portland and affiliated with the Roman Catholic Church, is going to trial next month in a multi-million dollar lawsuit alleging that the facility and its top two administrators knew that one of its vulnerable dementia patients was being sexually abused by a male resident and did nothing to stop it for over a year. The estate for Jacqueline Marré is seeking over...

2014-07-24 23:07:42

Awards Presented Included the Lifetime Achievement Award, Case Manager of the Year Award, Award of Service Excellence, Case Management Practice Improvement Award, Case Management Research Award and CMSA’s Chapter Excellence and Innovation Awards Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 At the Case Management Society of America’s (CMSA) 24th Annual Conference & Expo on July 17 – 20, 2014, in Cleveland, OH, the professional association presented its national awards for individuals,...

2014-07-23 23:07:44

One-Day Event Joins Together CMSA Members to Bring Awareness to Congress on the Importance of Case Management to the Delivery of Healthcare Little Rock, AR (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The Case Management Society of America (CMSA) today launches registration for the 2014 Day on the Hill, a one-day event that will bring together CMSA members and leadership with the goal of bringing awareness to Congress on the importance of case management to the delivery of health care. This event will take...

2014-07-22 12:30:48

Keynote speakers include economist Robert Reich, corporate diversity leader Steve Pemberton, and best-selling author and social worker Brené Brown WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) will host social workers from across the United States and around the world at its "Social Work: Courage, Hope and Leadership" national conference on July 23-26 in Washington, D.C. at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. The conference will...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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