Ellen Fink-Samnick empowers health care's transdisciplinary workforce thru professional speaking, mentoring, and consultation. An award winning, industry thought leader for over 30 years, Ellen is known and respected as 'The Ethical Compass of Professional Case Management'. She is a popular presenter with hundreds of offerings to her credit and the author of over 100 publications.
With Teresa Treiger, Ellen is co-author of the book COLLABORATE® for Professional Case Management: A Universal Competency-Based Paradigm, 1st ed. published by Wolters Kluwer and the chapter on Case and Population Health Chapter for the 6th edition of Leadership and Nursing Case Management by Diane L. Huber, published by Elsevier.
Ellen has authored content for many of the industry's textbooks and knowledge products for professional case managers and social workers including chapters and courses on ethical practice, ethical use of case management technology, competency-based case management practice models, workplace bullying and violence, collaborative care, Wholistic Case Management©, and the social determinants of health.
Ellen's passion is evident across her varied roles as professional trainer, industry consultant, educator, social media moderator, continuing education content developer, accreditation specialist, clinical social work supervisor and professional mentor to the case management community.
Her contributions to professional case management, ethics, and clinical social work transverse the industry’s professional associations and credentialing organizations; including roles as subject matter expert, exam item writer, and countless leadership positions. In addition, Ellen serves on the Editorial Advisory Board for the Professional Case Management Journal, and is moderator of Ellen’s Ethical Lens™ on LinkedIn. She is a vibrant professional voice.