Departments: Legal & Regulatory IssuesCase Managers Caring for Patients in a Managed Health Care Organization in South Africa, Part 1Mbatha, Michelle M Cur (Master Curationis); Downing, Charlene PhD; Nkosi, Elizabeth M Cur (Master Curationis)Author Information Michelle Mbatha, M Cur (MasterCurationis), is a Registered Orthopaedic Specialist nurse and a master graduate in Ethos of professional nursing practice. Currently, she is a lecturer at a nursing college in Johannesburg, South Africa. She has extensive experience in Managed Health Care and Case Management. Charlene Downing, PhD, is a Associate Professor at the Department of Nursing at the University of Johannesburg. Charlene lectures Research Methodology at all levels of the nursing qualifications offered. Charlene is a supervisor of master's and doctoral candidates.. Elizabeth Nkosi, M Cur (MasterCurationis), is a Lecturer at the Department of Nursing at the University of Johannesburg. She lectures Nursing Management at basic and post-basic levels at the department. She is a supervisor of master's candidates at the university. Address correspondence to Charlene Downing, PhD, Department of Nursing, University of Johannesburg, Doornfontein 2094, Johannesburg, South Africa (firstname.lastname@example.org). Disclaimer: The information contained in this department is for educational purposes only. It is not legal advice, which can only be given by an attorney admitted to practice in the jurisdiction/state(s) in which you practice. Do you have a question or issue you would like addressed here? Questions are always welcome. We encourage ALL readers to submit questions and/or manuscripts, as well as topics you would like to see addressed in this department. Questions and other inquiries are accepted by e-mail at: email@example.com. If you have an idea you would like to discuss, send your contact information by e-mail and you will be contacted via your preferred method. The authors report no conflicts of interest. Professional Case Management: November/December 2020 - Volume 25 - Issue 6 - p 353-357 doi: 10.1097/NCM.0000000000000470 Buy Metrics © 2020 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.