CCMC-approved courses are listed here. No other Wild Iris courses are currently approved for nursing case managers. More Information
| Breast Cancer
Epidemiology of breast cancer; approaches to prevention; assessment of risk factors; screening and diagnosis methods; updated treatment modalities; survivorship and end-of-life issues.
| Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Causes and forms of COPD; treatment, acute exacerbations, pulmonary rehabilitation, effects of smoking, and answers to common questions asked by patients.
| Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Caring for patients with or at risk for CAD. Course covers pathophysiology, clinical presentations, risk factors and prevention measures, assessment and diagnosis, complications and comorbidities, emergency treatment, and management of acute/chronic coronary artery disease.
| Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Type 2 diabetes: causes, assessment, screening and diagnostic tests, treatment guidelines, pharmacology, complications, prevention and intervention.
| End-of-Life Care
End-of-life care; hospice care. Effective communication, special needs, psychological and emotional needs, care during last hours of life, postmortem care.
| Ohio Nurse Practice Act: Standards of Safe Nursing Practice
REQUIRED FOR OHIO RN/LPN Standards for competent nursing practice of RNs and LPNs in Ohio. Fulfills the requirement for 1 CH on the Ohio Nurse Practice Act.
| Pain Management
Pain management: its nature, sources, assessment, interventions, documentation. Ethical/legal issues; effects upon various groups of people.
| Prostate Cancer
Epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment of prostate cancer; approaches to screening and prevention; interventions and evaluation for patients and their significant others.
| Stroke: Comprehensive Acute Stroke Care
Anatomy, pathophysiology, diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment options for acute stroke, emphasizing immediate care and initial rehabilitation.
History, prevalence, risk factors, symptoms, complications, testing, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, public health considerations
| Wound Care
Phases of healing, cleansing wounds, caring for acute wounds, signs and symptoms of infected wounds, advising patients with wound care questions by telephone.