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Welcome to the Florida Chapter

Chapter Information

Florida Chapter  (Est.  2002)

Represents all Case Management professionals and physicians who reside in the state of Florida.

Yearly Chapter Dues: None 

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Annual Meeting

SAVE THE DATE!

August 27-28, 2020
Championsgate, FL

Please Click on the " Chapter Annual Conference" link for the details!

Committee Information



Education and Exhibitor committees are seeking individuals who are looking to get more involved!

Please reach out to the following individuals if you are interested!

Education/ Planning Committee:
Michelle Owens, Education Committee Chair: owens.michelle@mayo.edu
Claire Porter, Education Committee Co-Chair: marieclaire.porter@gmail.com

Exhibitor Committee - this is ideal for those who like to chat with vendors and liaisons!
Please reach out to: Philicity Tinnie- Wilson: phoejones@gmail.com

ACMA Florida Chapter Case Manager of the Year 2019

The Florida Chapter congratulates our 2019 WINNER!

Luis Mendez-Luaces, RN, BSN, ACM-RN
Utilization Manager
Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Miami, FL

We are excited to recognize his outstanding performance and abilities with this award.

Thank you, Luis, for your consistent contributions in promoting the value of the Case Management Profession!

ACMA FLORIDA CHAPTER SPRING 2020 CONFERENCE



ACMA Florida Chapter Spring Conference
Earn 5 Free CEU's!

When: Friday, February 21, 2020 7:30am-4:30pm
Location: Winter Haven Hospital
                 200 Avenue F NE, Winter Haven, FL 33881

*****Registration Deadline: FEBRUARY 17, 2020*****

CLICK LINK TO REGISTER


Continental Breakfast and networking begins at 7:30am
Conference begins at 8:45 am ( Lunch is also provided)

Educational Sessions include:
* Patient Status, Documentation and Denials
* Improving Patient outcomes through Care Coordination
* Human Trafficking
*Reducing Readmissions
* Accreditations in Case Management Associated with Transitions of Care

Accommodations:
Mention ACMA/ Winter Haven Hospital to get room block rate

Courtyard by Marriot (4 miles from Winter Haven Hospital) $147/ night  863-292-3000
Hampton Inn - $129/night  863-299-9251
Holiday Inn ( Cypress Gardens Blvd) $119   863-292-2100







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ACMA Announcements
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The Case Management Administration Certification (CMAC) is designed to measure the competence of case management administrators, managers, supervisors and leaders, and is available to all professions. This level of expertise helps improve care transitions by ensuring a more robust discharge plan for patients to ensure length of stay reductions and readmissions. The application deadline is February 15 in order to test in April-June. Apply Today >>>
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, as well as competency in the individual skills of each professional background. If you are not yet ACM certified, we encourage you to apply now and enhance your professional practice by putting the ACM credential after your name. The next application deadline is February 15 in order to test in April-June. Get Certified Today >>>
The Association of Physician Leadership in Care Management (APLCM) releases formal standards to meet the current needs of case management, specifically, the changing and expanding Physician Advisor Role. APLCM worked collaboratively with the American Case Management Association to develop these standards. A formal announcement will be made at the ACMA/APLCM Leadership and Physician Advisor Conference on Friday, November 15 in Miami. Visit the APLCM webpage for more information. Press Release. >>>
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