Beverly Cunningham, MS, RN, ACM is a founding partner of Case Management Concepts, LLC, as company supporting healthcare providers in best-practice case management processes. She has a 25-year deep working knowledge of case management with specific expertise in utilization and denials management, patient flow and the role of the case manager and social worker in the case management process. Beverly was most recently Vice President, Resource Management at Medical City Dallas Hospital. Her areas of responsibility included Case Management, Health Information Management, Patient Access, Solid Organ Transplant, and Transplant Financial Services.
As a consultant, she assists hospitals in implementing, evaluating and improving their case management programs. As a Clinical Assistant Professor for the Master of Nursing Program at the University of Oklahoma, she coached students in their clinical practicums.
Beverly is a well-known speaker in the Case Management field. She served as a Commissioner on the Commission for Case Management Certification and is a fellow with the Advisory Board.
Beverly's publications include a chapter in CMSA's Core Curriculum for Case Management Certification and most recently, co-author of the book, Core Skills for Hospital Case Management.
Beverly has a BSN from Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas and a Master of Science, Nursing Major, from the University of Oklahoma. She is also certified in case management through the American Case Management Association.