Patrice V. Sminkey, RN, is the Chief Executive Ofﬁcer of the Commission for Case Manager Certiﬁcation (CCMC), the ﬁrst and largest nationally accredited organization that board-certiﬁes case managers. To date, more than 35,000 professionals have been awarded the Certiﬁed Case Manager certiﬁcation. For more information, please see www.ccmcertification.org.
Address correspondence to Patrice V. Sminkey, RN, CEO, Commission for Case Manager Certification, 15000 Commerce Parkway, Suite C, Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054 (email@example.com).
The author reports no conflicts of interest.