Summary: This text contains the core body of knowledge for case management practice as delineated by the CMSA (Case Management Society of America), the largest professional organization of case managers. The core curriculum contains essential elements, concepts and vision for current and future case management practice. Content is presented in a quick reference/outline format. Numerous U.S. and international case management practices also are presented. Key learning objective ...show mores, terms and concepts are provided, as well as updated information for case managers and hospital administrators.