Education is a cornerstone of the value CMSA provides. We are proud to offer the newly imagined Career & Knowledge Pathways, a set of six educational offerings which provide comprehensive continuing education for any level of case manager, in any practice setting. Use these tools to enhance and extend your career and provide the help you need for growth in all aspects of case management.

For CMSA members, the below resources add up to hundreds in savings! If you’re not already a CMSA member, learn more about membership options and how becoming an official part of our community will benefit your career for years to come.

Career and Knowledge Pathways


Standards of Professional Case Management Practice Program

The Standards of Professional Case Management Practice Program offers a comprehensive review of CMSA’s 2022 Standards of Practice for Case Management. This course introduces or reinforces the guiding principles for the practice, whether new to the industry or in need of eliminating gaps in understanding and concepts within organizational staff.

Case Management Boot Camp

Case managers with less than five years of experience and those looking to advance their skills or move to a different practice setting often must learn 'on the job'. CMSA's Case Management Boot Camp fills that gap with an in person, interactive program to energize and increase your professional footprint.


comMIT Comprehensive Motivational Interviewing Training

comMIT is a comprehensive motivational interviewing training offering a natural augmentation of this proven method to improve patient adherence. This training offers CEs for dietitians, nurses, physicians, social workers, and CCMs through a partnership with Bruce Berger, PhD and Purdue University.

Case Management Guides

Case managers often require specialized resources. Explore our guides offering support in adherence, engagement, disease- and condition-specific insights, and tools for lasting improvements in patient care and treatment outcomes. Includes FREE downloads and discounted rates for members and select FREE non-member downloads.

Integrated Case Management Program


CMSA’s Integrated Case Management (ICM) program is an advanced practice method that focuses on health improvements for complex populations. Case managers learn to identify and prioritize risk for targeted care planning. Risk measurements are used to demonstrate health improvement.

Educational Resource Library


The Educational Resource Library (ERL) is a 24/7 option for fully digital continuing education. This online resource offers approximately 160 online sessions with continuing education credits (RN, SW, CDMS, CCM & Ethics). Included free of charge with membership.

Career Center

CMSA Career Center is the premier electronic recruitment resource for the industry. Here, employers and recruiters can access the most qualified talent pool with relevant work experience to fulfill staffing needs.