The Master of Science in Nursing program with a concentration in chronic care management provides the student with the education and skill set to evaluate chronic care conditions across the lifespan with a specific focus on those affecting clients of managed care eligibility. Students will be able to build a network partnership throughout healthcare service networks, develop chronic care management resources, and meet the CMS criteria for chronic care management reimbursement services. The program is 26 credit hours in length including 270 applied clinical hours and is designed to be completed in one calendar year of full-time study.
Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) or its equivalent from a college accredited by the appropriate accrediting association.
Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (on 4.0 scale) in all prior nursing studies.
Current Georgia RN license. Out-of-state students must obtain a Georgia RN license.
Prerequisite undergraduate statistics course or a statistically oriented methodology course.
Submission/completion of documentation:
College of Graduate Studies application
Georgia Southern Health Services form
Proof of current malpractice liability insurance
Proof of American Heart Association Level C (2 person-BLS) CPR certification
Three letters of recommendation
School of Nursing Student Health Appraisal forms
*International transcripts must be evaluated by a NACES accredited evaluation service (www.naces.org)
Specific Admission Policies
Must gain Regular Degree-Seeking Status admission to the MSN program to be eligible to enroll in graduate nursing courses. Non-degree students are not permitted to enroll in graduate nursing courses with the exception of students formally admitted to the Post-MSN Certificate option or with prior approval from the Graduate Program Director. The Graduate Program Director may admit any student into a program at their discretion. Final decisions will be made on an individual basis.
Chronic Care Management Deadlines
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Last updated: 8/2/2017
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