Rhode Island Events

News from Rhode Island Extension

RI Extension has some excellent programs coming your way in 2018!
We are sponsoring a sold out program offering 3 ethics credits towards CCM renewal. “The Ethical Case Manager Making a Difference” will be presented by Kathleen Fraser MSN, MHA, RN-BC, CCM, CRRN on Thursday, April 5th at Life Care Centers in Attleboro, MA from 4:30 - 8:00 PM. Kathleen is the current Executive Director of CMSA. We are thrilled to have her in our area to cover this very important topic.
On Tuesday, June 5th Michele Diamond RN, CM Transfer/Travel Coordinator and Case Manager from the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Providence RI and Jacqueline Graff RN BSN Transfer Coordinator/ Traveling Veteran Coordination from the Department of Veterans Affairs in Providence RI will present on this year’s Social Initiative topic of Veterans and Veteran Benefits. Join us for “Demystifying the Veterans Healthcare Administration by Partnering with Community Hospitals to Enhance Communication and Improve Patient Outcome” at Chelos in Warwick from 5:30-7:30 PM.  Visit https://www.cmsne.org/ri-events/ to download a flyer and register online.
We look forward to seeing you this spring! If you have any ideas for programs or venues to host our evening programs please contact Jayna or Dolores at CMSNE@comcast.net.

Submitted by Dolores Burke, Co-Chair CMSNE RI Extension

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Rhode Island Events

Date & Location

Program Title


Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Warwick, RI
5:30 - 7:30 PM

Demystifying the Veterans Healthcare Administration by Partnering with Community Hospitals to Enhance Communication and Improve Patient Outcomes

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