HSSA 250: Case Management for Professionals

Credits 3
Quarter Offered

Exploration/emphasis on the application of the ASAM criteria in chemical dependency case management and record keeping. This class may include students from multiple sections.


HSSA 150 and instructor permission

  1. Manage the treatment of an entire patient case, including the following: Assessment and Diagnosis; Admission to treatment; Treatment Planning Process; Plan Implementation; and Progress Evaluation and Discharge.
  2. Complete a patient chart reflecting entire process for personal referrals.
  3. Define the functions and responsibilities of a Case Manager in the treatment setting.
  4. Implement the Case Management role, including advocacy and referral functions as a component in client care and record keeping.
  5. Identify resources in their respective community through the development of a functional directory to include sources and contact information.