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Chapter Information

Illinois Chapter (est. 2001)

Represents Case Management nurse and social work professionals who reside or work in Illinois.

Yearly Chapter Dues: None 
  

2018 CHAPTER OF MERIT
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Annual Meeting

Join your peers at the 22nd Annual Case Management and Transitions of Care Conference for the Illinois Chapter on September 17, 2022 at the Marriott Chicago O'Hare. 

Stay tuned for updates! The event will be an opportunity to share knowledge and learn with case management and transitions of care professionals in health care. Take advantage of this unique professional development event right in our backyard and improve patient outcomes.

THE ART OF WORKING WITH DIFFICULT PEOPLE

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THE ART OF WORKING WITH DIFFICULT PEOPLE

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MAY 26, 2022

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

FREE VIRTUAL CEU*

Learn about the different personality types that can sabotage the workplace environment, and what you can do to keep them from affecting your day. Chris will also discuss communication techniques that may assist in counteracting colleagues’ negative personalities, and how to effectively communicate with difficult people.

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Partnering with Elderwerks for a virtual CEU.

 


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ACMA Announcements
Save the Date! The 30th Annual National Case Management and Transitions of Care Conference and 24th Annual ACMA Meeting will take place April 22-25 in Washington DC! We hope to see you there! If you're interested in presenting at this event, we are now accepting proposals. Learn more >>>
The 2022 Leadership and Physician Advisor Conference (LPAC) will be an opportunity to share knowledge and learn with physicians and case management leadership. Gain new strategies when you join your peers from across the country to discuss advancing patient care. Cosponsored by ACMA and the Association of Physician Leadership in Care Management (APLCM), the conference will take place November 16-18 in New Orleans.Click here to learn more >>>
ACMA is proud to announce the election of six new members to our National Board of Directors. Join us in welcoming President-Elect Patricia Velky, RN, MBA, MS, BSN, ACM-RN, CPHQ, FABC; Colleen Fitzgerald, RN, MSN, CCM, ACM-RN, CMAC; Karen Vanaskie, DNP, MSN, RN, ACM-RN, CCM, RN-BC, BCPA, CMAC; Patricia Blaisdell, MA, MS, FACHE; Lynn Bree, MHA, CMAC, CPHQ; and Nicole Cornell, BSW, MSW, LCSW, ACM-SW. Thank you to each of the candidates who were willing to run for election. ACMA continues to be fortunate in having many qualified professionals who can and are willing to volunteer their leadership expertise. Read More About the New Board Members >>>
ACMA’s Advanced Care Transitions Simulation (ACTS) is a transformational learning experience focused on improving care transitions through team communication, planning and collaboration. ACTS leverages unique team-based simulations that teach nurse and social work case management teams critical thinking skills in patient assessments and care coordination across the continuum. Both novice and experienced staff will be challenged by ACTS simulations. Currently, ACTS is used in 131 facilities nationwide by over 1,000 trainees. Over 175 ACTS Educators have been trained to deliver simulation. Watch a video to learn more about the Advanced Care Transitions Simulation program >>>
Creating a case management team that is consistent and confident with ever-changing regulations and practice standards can be a daunting goal. However, it can be done with annually updated online training. Currently in use at by over 2,000 case management teams across the nation, Compass courses are updated each year for case managers and physician advisors across multiple care settings. Join over 51,000 clinicians using Compass! Watch a video to learn more and subscribe now. >>>
We are now accepting presentations for upcoming ACMA chapter conferences. If you have a unique solution, intervention or strategy to improve case management, this is a great opportunity to share your knowledge and be a part of ACMA's national-caliber education at the local level. There is no deadline to submit; presentations will be accepted throughout the year so you can prepare a submission as your schedule allows. Submit a presentation >>
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Little Rock, AR 72223
Phone: 501-907-ACMA (2262)
Fax: 501-227-4247