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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 01.10.2014
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:

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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
BAP2507 Palliative and Terminal Care
BAP3403 Models, Concepts and Theories of Nursing and Caregiving
BAP3505 Ethical and Legal Issues in Nursing and Caregiving

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

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Module coordinator:
htwsaar intern

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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.

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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

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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

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

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