Welcome to the Florida Chapter

Chapter Information

The ACMA Florida Chapter, established in 2003, represents students, Professional Registered Nurse, Social Worker and Physicians who work in case management and  transitions of care, and who reside and or work in the state of Florida.

Adding membership to the Florida Chapter is a great complement to your ACMA national membership because it allows you to better connect with case manager professionals,  and resources in the state of Florida, while still ensuring you have access to the innovative resources and research available through ACMA's network of 8,000+ case management and transitions of care professionals.

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Annual Meeting

The Florida Chapter Board of Directors and committee members are  working together to bring you the most up to date information. 


COVID-19 Update

After careful consideration of the COVID-19 situation, the Florida Chapter Board has decided to modify our 17th Annual Case Management and Transitions of Care Conference to a virtual format.  

Operating in the new normal - Please check back soon for updates and more information on the virtual conference as they become available. 
ACMA Florida Chapter Conference is being moved to a virtual format. Click Here >>>

A lot of work and effort went into planning these annual events. Our staff, speakers, exhibitors/sponsors all have committed time, resources and efforts to ensure another successful conference–that does not go unnoticed. Our national office team is working on options to virtually deliver some of the vital educational offerings and industry knowledge from both our speakers and our exhibitors/sponsors. Watch for announcements regarding this in the following weeks

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Message From Your Chapter President

Dear ACMA Florida Chapter Conference Attendee:

 After careful evaluation and consideration of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ACMA Florida Chapter has made the decision to shift our 17th Annual Case Management and Transitions of Care Conference to a virtual format. It is possible the virtual conference will not take place on the same date that the in-person event was scheduled. We will send information as it comes available and how to access the virtual event in another communication.

 Public health is our highest priority and we understand how critical you are to your organizations and the communities you serve. We will be offering a virtual option for all attendees that will include the opportunity to access the same educational content, earn CE credit, learn about the latest innovations in case management from our exhibitors and share knowledge with your peers. Your current registration will be automatically transferred to the virtual conference.

We ask for your patience as we review options for live and on-demand educational offerings. Specific agenda and detailed virtual conference information will be sent via email as soon as they are confirmed.

Please note that you are responsible for canceling or modifying any hotel and travel arrangements directly. Contact the Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate by calling 1-800-THE-OMNI. Thank you for continuing to support the case management profession and we look forward to creating a new experience for our attendees.

Best Regards,

Philicity and Team

Chapter Committees Contact Information

We are a growing chapter of  significant size (1006 members in 2019), we encourage all chapter members to join one or more committees. If you are interested in becoming more involved in chapter activities, please contact us at:acmaflchapter@gmail.com

You may also contact any of the  individuals listed below.

Education Committee:
- Michelle Owens, Committee Chair: owens.michelle@mayo.edu
- Claire Porter, Committee Co-Chair: marieclaire.porter@gmail.com
- Mike Medlin, Chapter Secretary at: Michael.Medlin@orlandohealth.com

Exhibitor Committee - Is ideal for those who like to chat with vendors /vendor liaisons!
-Patrick O'Boyle, Committee Chair at: patrickpgh@gmail.com
-Philicity Tinnie-Wilson Chapter Pres.  at: phoejones@gmail.com
-Jevon Olea at: jolea@alchomehealth.net
-Janis Adams at: janis.adams@lkmc.com

Membership Committee
-Jean Cline, chapter Pres-Elect at: Jean.Cline@steward.org
- Rosa Saumier, MAL  at:Rosa.Saumier@orlandohealth.com
- Shannon Hiser, MAL at: Shannon.Hiser@hcahealthcare.com

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ACMA Announcements
ACMA is committed to keeping you informed about our actions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Stay up to date via the ACMA COVID-19 Resource Center where you will find helpful information, members-only resources and guidance for case management and transitions of care specific to this evolving situation. We encourage you to visit the resource center and to lean on ACMA as your trusted source during this time of uncertainty. Thank you for your work in your communities and for all you are doing to address this pandemic. Access ACMA COVID-19 Resource Center >>>
The Virtual National Conference is in full swing! Log in to participate in the live sessions and live exhibitor networking with XSOLIS and Ensocare. All ACMA members have access to the virtual exhibit hall. Take advantage of this great member benefit and access these exhibitor resources. Virtual Sessions Register Here >>> | Free Exhibit Hall Access Only >>> | Live Session Dates and Times >>>
ACMA has launched a new special issue of "Collaborative Case Management," a peer-reviewed journal exclusively for members. Inside, industry partners from across the country share their insights into battling the COVID-19 pandemic. Experts provide you with tools, resources, ideas and experiences covering all aspects of the continuum of care. Not a member of ACMA? We've still got you covered. This special issue is free to download to provide you a sampling of all that ACMA membership has to offer. Read it Today! >>>
Starting Thursday, August 13 through Friday, August 14 the ACMA National Office will experience a service interruption as we upgrade our phone system. All phone services will be down. For immediate assistance please email us at theacma@acmaweb.org. Thank you.
On June 2, ACMA announced a collaborative agreement with the Commission for Case Manager Certification to recognize their respective continuing education offerings. This collaboration will improve access to professional development and continuing education offerings for tens of thousands of case managers across the country. Read the Press Release >>>
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The Accredited Case Manager (ACM) Certification is for health care delivery system case management professionals and tests core case management knowledge that is shared by nurse and social work case managers. Case Management Administrator Certification (CMAC) validates the competency of case management administrators, managers and aspiring leaders and promotes professional practice standards. If you are not yet certified, we encourage you to apply and enhance your professional practice by putting a credential after your name. The application deadline is August 15 in order to test in October-December. ACM >>> CMAC >>>
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