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Case Management: Organizing and Managing the Provision of Nursing Care

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Case Management: Organizing and Managing the Provision of Nursing Care
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012
Module code: BAP5602
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
6S (6 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:

[updated 01.10.2020]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

BAP5602 (P311-0112) Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012 , semester 6, mandatory course
BAP5602 (P311-0112) Health Care, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2014 , semester 6, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
90 class hours (= 67.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 82.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
BAP1101 Nursing and Caregiving as a Profession: Preparatory Orientation Course
BAP1102 Perception, Communication and Relationships
BAP2101 Movement and Personal Hygiene
BAP2102 Understanding Patient Needs
BAP2406. Curative Nursing Care: Surgical and Drug Treatments
BAP2507 Palliative and Terminal Care
BAP3403 Models, Concepts and Theories of Nursing and Caregiving
BAP3505 Ethical and Legal Issues in Nursing and Caregiving

[updated 20.04.2015]
Recommended as prerequisite for:
BAP6701 Helping, Showing, Advising: Educational Aspects of Nursing Care II

[updated 05.08.2015]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Susanne Grundke

[updated 20.04.2015]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
_ be qualified to analyze, organize and control nursing care and service processes in different healthcare institutions/settings according to individual needs and on a case-by-case basis.
_ be able to assess functional structural requirements and distinguish between the different dimensions and fields of action in case management.

[updated 01.10.2020]
Module content:
Based on the recommendations of the GKV-Spitzenverband according to § 7 a para. 3 sentence 3 SGB XI on the number and qualification of nursing consultants from August 29th, 2008:
Theoretical and practical principles of case management:
- Definitions and functions of case management
- Case management concepts
- Collaboration and networking in interdisciplinary cooperation
- Resource analysis and resource assurance
- Concepts for demand assessment and supply management
- Field of action-specific theories and applications
Advanced study in specific fields of work:
- Intervention logics to implement existing legislation
- Nursing care case management
- Case management in outpatient, long-term inpatient care settings
- Creating care plans taking into account recognized classification systems (e.g. ICF)
- Care plans as a means of case management
- Knowledge of social law procedures (administrative act, opposition, complaint)
_        Principles of social-legal action (§§ 12ff SGB X)
_        Advisory assistance according to § 37 para. 3 SGB XI
_        Concepts of integrative work with relatives
_        Decision-making processes _ Change processes and their dynamics

[updated 01.10.2020]
Teaching methods/Media:
Campus-based study:   
Seminaristic instruction, group work, case discussions, exercises
Independent study:   
Literature research and study, case study, case management control loop

[updated 01.10.2020]
Recommended or required reading:
The current module reading list is handed out by the lecturer.

[updated 01.12.2020]
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