Care Coordination and Transition Management (CCTM)

Please Note: The MSNCB Board of Directors has suspended acceptance of new applications for the CCCTM certification program as of August 22, 2019, at 11:59 pm Pacific Daylight Saving Time, while the future of the program is being evaluated. AAACN will share an update when this evaluation is complete and more information is available. For additional information, please see the FAQ that was prepared for CCCTM certificants and candidates. If you have additional questions, concerns, or input, please contact AAACN at

We can help you solve the fragmented care puzzle with our groundbreaking course and core curriculum text to educate nurses on Care Coordination and Transition Management. 

CCTMThe Care Coordination and Transition Management (CCTM) online course and core define the integral role of the RN in the interprofessional team and apply to nurses in all settings from ambulatory care to hospitals. Learn more about the development of these resources.

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The CCTM core text and course are "must have resources" for any registered nurse who is responsible for coordinating care and managing transitions. They are evidence-based, patient-centered and designed to:

  • Improve patient outcomes
  • Enhance access to quality care
  • Decrease hospital readmissions
  • Decrease health care costs
  • Help patients navigate the health care system
  • Ensure continuity and seamless transitions among levels and settings of care
  • Work effectively in Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMHs) and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)
  • Improve the individual patient’s experience of care

The course includes an audio presentation, slides, and a PDF version of the corresponding core text chapter. Nurses will read the chapter prior to viewing the audio presentation. The course provides 26.4 contact hours.

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