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What is case management in social work?

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You’ve learnt: The psychology (and abnormal psychology) The socioeconomic theories, and why there is still poverty Sociology But then you come into Day 1 of your social work career, and you hear people saying, You just have to ‘case manage’ this. How’s the case management for this client? How can that be?

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Why Do Caseworkers Need Case Management Software?

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In recent years, many social services, including child welfare, senior citizen care, and juvenile justice, have moved to the cloud to take advantage of this technology. Some non-profits, however, lag behind because their caseworkers are hesitant to adopt cloud-based case management software.

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Important Tips for New Case Managers

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The American social service sector employs over 680,000 caseworkers. Let's share some diehard tips for the newbie case managers and a refresher for our brilliant veterans. Let's share some diehard tips for the newbie case managers and a refresher for our brilliant veterans.

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Case Manager Stress Relief For Social Worker Performance Anxiety

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Performance anxiety can often add to the high stress experienced by social work case managers. After all, social worker performance isn’t about how many widgets you make or how much profit you brought to the bottom line. It’s about helping real people deal with real life problems.

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Case management system and heavy workloads hindering ‘skilled’ social workers, Ofsted finds

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Ofsted has praised social workers at a West Midlands council for their efforts to keep families together, while warning that high caseloads and case management system issues risk undermining their good work. “Due to this lack of oversight, there is potential for children’s plans to drift.”

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Four Things to Look for in Case Management Software

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The United States dominates the global case management software industry. The total revenue generated by American case management solutions is expected to exceed $4 billion over the next ten years. Everyone is turning to technology solutions, from businesses to government agencies and non-profit social services.

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Facilitate, Not Replace! How Case Management Software is Shaping Social Work

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But as technology such as case management software has started to gain traction in the last few decades, social workers are concerned about their future. Much like other industries where tech was predicted to be the doom of professionals, social service workers also question their relevance in a tech-dominant future.