What Kind of Credentials Do Care Managers Have?
What Kind of Credentials Do Case/Care Manager Have? Case mangers come from a variety of professional backgrounds and disciplines – including social work, nursing, gerontology, to name a few. They must have a working knowledge of how to work with individuals and families and navigate complicated service systems. Case Managers are trained to help people in the context of their unique social environments and are distinctly prepared to offer care services. Some of the case managers who work with older individuals get their certification through the National Association of Geriatric Managers. To find a Geriatric Care Manager in your area you can contact the National Association of Geriatric Care Managers at: http://www.caremanager.org/. Who Are The Care Managers At New Horizons In-Home Care? New Horizons In-Home Care is licensed as a comprehensive in-home care agency in the State of Oregon where we serve Lane, Linn-Benton, Marion and Polk counties. This licensing is the highest level and requires that an agency have a full-time nurse in order to do any medical for our clients. All of our Care Managers are licensed nurses. If you would like more information about any of our services please call 1-877-687-8851 and ask for a Care Manager in your geographic area.