Institute for
Health Policy

College of Human Medicine

Case Management Seminar

Institute for Health Policy’s Case Management Conference

Optimizing NICU Transitions to Medical Home, Community Resources & Home

Registration opens at 8AM

Conference 8:30AM-3:45PM

March 15th, 2018

James B. Henry Center for Executive Development

3535 Forest Road, Lansing, MI 48910


April 10th, 2018

The Inn at St Johns

44045 Five Mile Rd, Plymouth, MI 48170

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Institute for Health Policy and the MSU College of Nursing are pleased to annouce a seminar for health plan case managers: Case Management for Optimizing NICU Transitions to Medical Home, Community Resources & Home

This one-day seminar will provide a review of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) graduates and their transition to the medical home and community resources with focus on optimal practices, evidence-based guidelines, updates in treatment, primary care physician perspective and family perspectives.  

Desired Outcome: Case management professionals will: 1. Identify healthcare and behavioral issues in NICU graduates; 2. Explain evidence-based treatment options to enhance patient/family outcomes; 3. Engage community and family resources with the goal of ideal transitions of NICU grads to home/community

Continuing Education: Contact hours for nursing and social work will be available for eligible participants who attend the entire conference.

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE):  5.25 CNE contact hours will be provided to eligible nurses who participate in the entire event and submit a completed  evaluation. No partial credit will be awarded. Michigan State University College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (OBN-001-91), (OH-294, 08/01/18).


Application to the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCM) for continuing education contact hours is being sought.

Michigan State University School of Social Work, provider #1136, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. Michigan State University School of Social Work maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 6/14/2016 – 6/14/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Social workers participating in this course will receive 5.5 continuing education clock hours.  We are also an approved Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative Provider (provider #0001) for all programs through August 2018. ADA requests or grievances can be made by contacting our office at or (517) 353–3060.

****There will be a $50 fee to cover morning coffee, lunch, and all seminar materials. If this is cost prohibitive, the Institute for Health Policy is providing scholarships to those who email with the subject line IHP CM Scholarship.


If you have questions, please contact:  Laura Houdeshell at or 517-432-7229