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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
Sherry Thornton RN, BSN, ACM-RN
President-Elect
Susan Culbreath RN, BSN, ACM-RN
Secretary
Shelley Stone 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
Christina Evans RN, BSN, ACM-RN
Member-at-Large
Lorene Godbold, LMSW
Chapter Board Mentor
Nancy Loeffler MHA, BSN, ACM-RN, CCM
Nominating Chair Past President
Katherine Watts LMSW, ACM-SW

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 2021 at the National ACMA Conference held in June

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 Wednesday, March 2 and Thursday, March 3 — based on availability. The deadline to reserve a room within the block is February 9, 2022. 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).

 


ACM Promo Code

ACM Code-Offering up to 10 codes of $50 off either the ACM exam or study guide. Candidates can submit their application at any time. Code will be offered until February 15, 2022. 

Use promo code: 50_OFF_ExamOrStudyGuide_SC


Candidates that apply by August 15, 2021 are eligible to test in October, November or December 2021

Candidates that apply by February 15, 2022 are eligible to test in April, May or June 2022

SC ACMA Membership Promo Codes

Fall Membership Incentive
 
This incentive is for new and renewing members for $25 off individual memberships. 

Use promo code: FALL25OFF

This code is valid October 1, 2021-December 31, 2021

Refer A Friend

This incentive is $30 off individual membership renewal for current chapter members who refer a new member to join ACMA. Refer a Friend incentive can be used a second time. For the second incentive, you will email your name and the name of the new member that joins to ACMASCchapter@gmail.com and title the subject line Refer A Friend. When used a second time, your name will go into a drawing for prizes such as gift cards, gift certificates, and fall/spring conference registrations. 

For the first referral use promo code: REFERAFRIEND30 

This code is valid July 12, 2021-April 30, 2022

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
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