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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.

SC Board Members

President
Susan Culbreath RN, BSN, ACM-RN
President-Elect
Shelley Stone LMSW, ACM-SW
Secretary
Sara P. Johnson LMSW, ACM-SW
Treasurer
Jennifer Cooper LMSW, ACM-SW
Member-at-Large
Cynthia J Holmes LBSW, MHA, ACM-SW
Member-at-Large
Michele Sizemore RN, MSN
Member-at-Large
Belinda McGilvray RN
Member-at-Large
Christine Gregory MSN, MBA, RN, ACM-RN
Member-at-Large
Lorene Godbold, LMSW
Chapter Board Mentor
Nancy Loeffler MHA, BSN, ACM-RN, CCM
Nominating Chair Past President
Sherry Thornton, RN, ACM-RN

Committee Chair

Education Committee
Lorene Godbold, Chair
Membership Committee
Ashley Hutto-Gaskins, Chair
Vivian DuBard
Nominating Committee
Katherine Watts, Chair
Exhibitor Committee
Sherry Thornton, Chair
Social Media Committee
Rebekah Crooks, Chair


Get Involved!
The Chapter is always looking for members who are interested to serve on the following committees. Please send an email to our chapter email address or you can send us a message through the ACMA Contact Us tab on the web page. We love having member representation from across the state. 

Education Committee
Membership Committee
Exhibitor Committee
Social Media Committee

Chapter Email Address: ACMASCchapter@gmail.com 



CHAPTER OF MERIT

SC ACMA was awarded Chapter of Merit at the National ACMA Conference held in May 2022

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

Join the American Case Management Association on June 2-3 2022 for education and networking at the 2022 South Carolina Chapter Conference. If you are involved in case management or transitions of care, this is the conference for you. Our educational event is an opportunity to share knowledge and learn with other case management and transitions of care professionals in your area, working across all aspects of the care continuum. Professionals in case management face unique challenges every day. Join top subject-matter experts as they provide unique solutions to those challenges with practical strategies that you can immediately apply to your practice and implement at your facility. Join us as we learn from the latest innovations, share our experiences and have fun!

Who Should Attend?

  • Case Managers
  • Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Physician Advisors
  • Physicians
  • Students

Why Should You Attend?

  • Innovative ideas you can implement immediately
  • The latest information on case management best practices from recognized experts
  • In-depth discussion around the latest health care advances
  • Knowledge-sharing with like-minded professionals
  • The latest products, tools and services available from our exhibitors
  • Networking opportunities and education with dedicated experts in their field

CONFERENCE VENUE

Spartanburg Marriott
299 N Church Street
Spartanburg, SC 29306

864-596-1211

The Spartanburg Marriott is offering a limited number of rooms at a discounted rate of $143 on Thursday, June 2 and Friday, June 3 — based on availability. Deadline to book discounted/block rate is May 18.  Call 864-596-1211 and reference the ACMA room block or book immediately online through our group link.

Parking

  • Complimentary on-site parking
  • Additional parking is available in the St. John Street Parking Garage behind the hotel

**Important Notice**
ACMA does not utilize a housing service nor employ travel agencies and/or other discount travel related organizations. If you are contacted by any company claiming to represent ACMA and/or our conference, please ask for the company name and phone number and report the incident immediately to ACMA by calling (501) 907-2262. Be aware that these companies are often running scams that are designed to obtain your personal details and credit card information. We recommend that you do not give these companies your credit card number, personal information, and/or any details about your travel and hotel reservation(s).

Thank you for participating in the 2021 ACMA SC Chapter Conference.

Registration for our 2022 Conference is under way and we are excited to have our first In person Conference in 2 years.


Follow the link below to find out about the agenda, registration, Hotel accomodations and exhibitor opportunities.



For information on ACMA and other opportunities go to www.acmaweb.org
Founded in 1999, the American Case Management Association (ACMA) is a national, non-profit, professional membership association, which supports the profession of case management and transitions of care in the health care delivery system setting. ACMA members are nurses, social workers, physicians, educators, administrators, and other professionals responsible for providing case management and ...
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Join Us On Social Media


Follow our chapter on Facebook.

Join our private Facebook Group to connect to case management professionals in your area, discuss important topics related to case management and transitions of care, find resources, stay on top of chapter and national events, and more.


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 >>
American Case Management Association
40 Rahling Circle
Little Rock, AR 72223
Phone: 501-907-ACMA (2262)
Fax: 501-227-4247