|South Carolina Chapter (est. 2003)
Our chapter represents Case Management professionals who reside or work in the state of South Carolina.
Chapter Dues: NO chapter dues are required in addition to national dues for chapter membership.
By joining the South Carolina Chapter of the ACMA, you gain access to a collaborative network of individuals who are dedicated to the advancement of hospital/health system case management.
The SC chapter sponsors two key educational events annually, a spring and fall conference to discuss the many challenges and opportunities facing our state and hospital based case management. In addition to providing education these events provide an excellent opportunity for networking with case management colleagues on various issues and topics.
12TH ANNUAL SOUTH CAROLINA CHAPTER
CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
THURSDAY & FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11-12, 2014
Hotel discount deadline 8/15
2-FOR-1 REGISTRATION OFFER!
Early Registration - Deadline August 28.
ACMA MEMBER + 2ND ATTENDEE $130
NON-MEMBER + 2ND ATTENDEE $160
MEMBERSHIP PACKAGE $265 *Includes 1 year ACMA National & Chapter Memberships. Membership application required.
STUDENT (ID Required) $40 *Not valid with 2 for 1 offer.
Late Registration after August 29, 2014 *Sorry 2 for 1 not available.
ACMA MEMBER $150
NON-MEMBER $175 Membership Package $285 *Includes 1 year ACMA National & Chapter Memberships. Membership application required.
STUDENT (ID Required) $40
Participants may earn up to the following continuing education (CE) hours:
9.6 Nursing Contact Hours (based on 50-minute hour)
8.0 Nursing Contact Hours (based on 60-minute hour)
8.0 Social Work Contact Hours
THE RELUCTANT DONOR Suzanne Ruff • Author-Freelance Writer Charlotte Observer
MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH IN THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
Stacy D. McPhail, LMSW, LISW-CP • Director Office of Community Health • Palmetto Health
PANEL DISCUSSION: INTEGRATED CARE FOR THE DUALLY ELIGIBLES IN SOUTH CAROLINA
Keynote Address: CONNECTION, COLLABORATION & CREATIVITY IN A WORLD GONE WIRED Jerry Bridge • President LifeWorks Education
EMS AS A PART OF A PATIENT-CENTERED NEIGHBORHOOD AND THE PROCESSES TO POSITIVELY AFFECT EMERGENCY-CENTER OVERUSE AND READMISSION Angelo Sinopoli, MD • Chief Medical Officer, Greenville Medical System
COPD EMERGING BEST PRACTICES, IMPROVING OUTCOMES
Deb McGowan, RN, BSN, ACM, CHCP • Senior Director Health Outcomes • COPD Foundation
Back by Popular Demand PROFESSIONALISM IN THE WORK PLACE
Pam Collins, MSN, CMSRN, RN-BC • Clinical Nurse Specialist MED-ED, Inc.
MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING Laurie Ferguson • National Kidney Foundation
IMPORTANT MESSAGE: THIS IS OUR STORY AND WE’RE STICKING TO IT! Belinda Nicholson, BSN, RNC, ACM & Elaine Davis, LMSW, ACM Self Regional Healthcare
INNOVATIONS IN THE OBSERVATION PATIENT MANAGEMENT AT MCCLEOD REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Lesli Kennedy, MBA Associate Vice President • McLeod Regional Medical Center
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Click below to view pictures from our March 19 Spring Meeting:
ACMA SC Board of Directors
The Chapter Board of Directors election is complete. The SC Chapter of ACMA is fortunate to have a great slate of candidates with a commitment to serve ACMA. Congratulations to those elected:
Karla Lamb, MSN, RN, ACM
Spartanburg Hospital for Restorative Care
Sherry Thornton, RN, BSN, ACM
Spartanburg Medical Center
Susan Culbreath, RN, BSN, ACM
Spartanburg Medical Center
Board Members-at-Large (nurse)
Monica Grey, MHA, BSN, BHS, RN, ACM
Georgetown Hospital System
Murrells Inlet, SC
Board Member-at-Large (social worker)
Debra A Kelly, LMSW
The newly elected officers join President Suzanne Wilson RN, MBA from AnMed and Member at large Katherine Watts, LMSW, ACM from Lexington.
Want To Get Involved?
Would you like to be added to our email list to receive updates and educational event information? Please send email to Sherry Thornton at email@example.com and ask to be added to our list.
Volunteers Needed: If you would like to participate on the Education or Membership Committees, please send email to Suzanne Wilson at Suzanne.Wilson@anmedhealth.org
Benefits of ACMA Membership
Interested in becoming a member of ACMA, contact Katie Hamblett, firstname.lastname@example.org
Networking Opportunities with other Case Management Professionals
Education through publications, workshops and conferences
Access to peer benchmarking
ACMA reasearch series and annual national survey
Legislative Advocacy/Public Policy
Professional Standards of Practice
Case Management Career Link