Toni G. Cesta, Ph.D., RN, FAAN is Partner and Health Care Consultant in Case Management Concepts, LLC, a consulting company which assists institutions in designing, implementing and evaluating acute care and community case management models, and other strategies for improving care and reducing cost.
The author of eight books, and a frequently sought after speaker, lecturer and consultant, Dr. Cesta is considered one of the primary thought leaders in the field of case management.
Dr. Cesta writes a monthly column called “Case Management Insider” in the Hospital Case Management journal in which she shares insights and information on current issues and trends in case management.
Dr. Cesta has presented topics on case management at national and international conferences and workshops. She has published extensively including “Nursing Case Management: From Essentials to Advanced Practice Applications". “The Case Manager’s Survival Guide: Winning Strategies for Clinical Practice” which won the AJN Book of the Year award, “Survival Strategies for Nurses in Managed Care” and Core Skills for hospital Case Managers."
Dr. Cesta is Consulting Editor of “Hospital Case Management Journal” and “Discharge Planning Advisor”. In addition, she serves as editorial advisory board member of several case management journals and publications including “Strategies for Healthcare Excellence” and “The Journal of Care Management”.