Teresa M. Treiger, MA, RN-BC, CCM, FABQUARP, is a thought leader inspiring Conscious Case Management© practice across the health care continuum through public speaking, professional education, peer mentoring, and publication. She is a prolific author in journals and books, most recently as co-editor and contributing author of CMSA Core Curriculum for Case Management, 3rd ed., co-author of COLLABORATE© for Professional Case Management. Teresa is principal at Ascent Care Management. She is a past National President of the Case Management Society of America (CMSA).
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