10.27.16.08

.08 Course Requirements.

A. Each course shall have a minimum of 16 hours of theory content.

B. The curriculum shall include the following content areas:

(1) An historical perspective of case management;

(2) Insurance terms and types of coverage — general;

(3) Federal and State insurance statutes and regulations governing workers' compensation;

(4) Stakeholders — roles, responsibilities, ethical considerations, and goals;

(5) Maryland Nurse Practice Act; and

(6) Case management, including:

(a) Assessment;

(b) Planning;

(c) Implementation;

(d) Evaluation;

(e) Written reporting; and

(f) Communication.

C. The course offering shall use texts from a Board-approved list.