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Welcome to the Massachusetts Chapter

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Welcome to the ACMA Massachusetts Chapter webpage! The MA Chapter has received the Chapter of Merit Award the last two years, which is an annual award given to recognize outstanding chapter performance. Chapters achieve these awards by demonstrating performance in the key areas of chapter operations and attaining specific growth and development benchmarks.

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ACMA Massachusetts Chapter Mission: To provide educational programming and networking opportunities to case management and transitions of care professionals across the health care continuum in Massachusetts and its surrounding region (surrounding State CMs are welcome!). Case management professionals include nurses, social workers, physician leaders, and care transitions teams. 

Chapter membership is FREE with your membership to ACMA (acmaweb.org).
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CLICK HERE to download our Chapter's June 9, 2021 presentation: Join the Conversation: Inaugural ACMA MA Chapter Networking Event for Community Partners. 

Annual Meeting

THANK YOU to those who attended our recent 4th Annual ACMA MA Conference this past October! We have posted many photos of this event on our social media accounts. 

Each year the ACMA Massachusetts Chapter Conference is an opportunity to share knowledge and learn with case management and transitions of care professionals in health care. Gain new strategies and insights when you collaborate for care with your peers. Take advantage of this unique professional development event right in our backyard and improve patient outcomes 

Who Should Attend? 
• Case managers 
• Nurses 
• Social workers 
• Case management leaders 
• Physician Advisors 
• Physicians 
• Students 

What You’ll Get: 
• Innovative ideas you can immediately use 
• Updates on case management best practices from recognized innovators 
• In-depth discussion about the latest health care resources 
• Knowledge-sharing with like-minded peers 
• Interaction with the latest tools and products in the exhibit hall 
• Networking and education with dedicated professionals  

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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