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Welcome to the South Carolina Chapter

Chapter Information

South Carolina Chapter (est. 2003)

Our chapter represents Case Management professionals who reside and/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.

2017 CHAPTER OF MERIT WINNER
"The South Carolina Chapter prides itself in a great working relationship with our ACMA chapter manager; regular meetings; constant communication; engagement and teamwork from the members, board and past ACMA South Carolina leaders. We attribute our success in achieving Chapter of Merit this year to the collaborative work of an engaged South Carolina chapter." Karla Lamb, South Carolina Chapter President

The Chapter of Excellence & Merit program defines outstanding chapter performance by outlining the standards of practice for optimal chapter operation. Chapters achieve these awards by demonstrating performance in the key areas of chapter operations and attaining specific growth and development benchmarks.

Annual Meeting

Greetings from your South Carolina ACMA, 

I hope that everyone has had a great summer and found time to relax and enjoy!  

As we journey into Fall, I want to extend a personal invitation to you to join your SC ACMA Board and your colleagues from around the state at our annual conference.   Our 15th annual South Carolina Chapter Case Management Conference will be held Thursday and Friday, October 18-19, at Kingston Plantation in Myrtle Beach SC.  We are excited about the speakers and content and hope that you find the topics relevant to current challenges and opportunities we all face.

Value is important to all of us, so don’t miss out on the early registration deadline of September 19.

Your Board and Education Committee have busy since the Spring and will be providing updates at our Chapter Business meeting during the annual conference.   We look forward to seeing you in Myrtle Beach!

Warm regards,

Katherine E. Watts, LMSW, ACM-SW

Chapter President

SAVE THE DATE: 

SC ACMA Fall Conference Dates: October 18 & 19 in Myrtle Beach

Benefits of ACMA Membership

Interested in becoming a member of ACMA, contact Katherine Watts @ kewatts@lexhealth.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

ACMA Announcements

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As an appreciation for being a valued member of the case management community, we are offering you $75 off registration for you to attend the 2018 Leadership and Physician Advisor Conference, November 5–7, in Huntington Beach, California! Use promo code: SAVE75. Don't wait! Registration will increase $150 this weekend. The offer is only good through this Friday, October 19. Save $75

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ACMA Mobile App - Regulation Library

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Compass Directional Training

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