Integrative Medicine and Case ManagementPowell, Suzanne K. RN, MBA, CCM, CPHQProfessional Case Management: May/June 2016 - Volume 21 - Issue 3 - p 111–113 doi: 10.1097/NCM.0000000000000152 Departments: Editorial Buy Abstract Author InformationAuthors Article MetricsMetrics The evolution of the integration of health care modalities has changed. The National Institutes of Health founded office of the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the early 1990s to investigate integrative therapies through scientific research. In December 2014, the name and mission were updated to the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health. Case managers, the coordinators of health care, must understand the changes to “integrative medicine” and the allure of the alternative modalities. The editor reports no conflicts of interest. Copyright © 2016 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.