CMSA Today - Issue 7, 2012 - (Page 16)

CANDIDATE NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2013 CMSA BOARD OF DIRECTORS OPEN NOW THROUGH OCTOBER 31! Enthusiastic, energetic, passionate, and dedicated – does this describe you? Are you committed to the advancement of the case management profession? Are you one who is not afraid to “step up to the plate” and make things happen? If so, then you may want to seriously consider running for a position on CMSA’s National Board of Directors! The work that our Board of Directors does is critical to the long term growth and success of CMSA. The Board provides ongoing strategic direction and oversight to ensure that CMSA is well-positioned to carry out its mission “to promote the individual and collective professional development of health care case managers.” Serving on the CMSA Board can provide one the most rewarding and satisfying experiences of your professional career. As a Board member you will join a team of visionary leaders and dedicated professionals who are setting the pace with case management practice and health policy in today’s healthcare environment. Serving on the Board also provides an opportunity to further develop your professional skills and network with case management thought leaders from across the industry. For the 2013 election year, there are five open positions on the Board of Directors: • President-Elect • Secretary • (3) Directors A detailed description of the roles and responsibilities of each position is at CMSA’s elections website at www.cmsa. org/nominations. CMSA’s Nominations Committee looks for candidates who are recognized leaders with demonstrated expertise and experience. This can include leadership experience and involvement with CMSA (national or local chapters) or other health-related professional associations, as well as professional development activities such as professional certification, educational presentations, or publishing and writing. The Nominations Committee also seeks candidates who will help ensure that the Board is representative of CMSA’s multidisciplinary membership from diverse settings. For this reason, the Committee is especially interested in receiving nominations from social workers and from those working in the acute care setting. Are you ready to contribute to the profession and help shape the future of CMSA and case management? Then visit to get started! 2012 NATIONAL CASE MANAGEMENT WEEK CMSA Celebration & Promotion Guide, where you’ll find great ideas for CM Week celebrations. Local CMSA chapters are also a great resource to find and participate in planned celebrations; to find a local chapter near you, visit chapterleaders. Once your celebrations are complete, head to CMSA’s Twitter and Facebook profiles, or email, to share your images and ideas with the community. CMSA wishes all case managers a Happy Case Management Week! CMSA’S EXTENDED CONFERENCE NOW AVAILABLE As the leading membership association dedicated to the support and professional development of case managers, CMSA is pleased to offer Extended Conference again this year. Whether you attended the annual conference in San Francisco and didn’t have a chance to attend all of the sessions on your list, or you weren’t able to attend the 2012 event, you can attend sessions in the Extended Conference and earn CE credits online at your convenience. Head to CMSA’s Extended Conference page to view the full course listing and get started today!. ■ National Case Management Week 2012 starts in just a few weeks! If you don’t have a celebration plan yet, there’s still time to access the See this issue and the archives online at either or at 16 CMSA TODAY Issue 7 • 2012 • DIGITAL CMSA Association News

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CMSA Today - Issue 7, 2012

President's Letter
Case Management Adherence Guide 2012
Case Management Foundation: Focusing on the Profession of Case Management for Today and Tomorrow
Association News
CMSA Corporate Partners
Index of Advertisers

CMSA Today - Issue 7, 2012