Our Mission – Advancing Case Management…To promote the growth and value of case management and to support the evolving needs of the case management professional.
Not a CMSA member?
Why wait? Now’s the time to join CMSA and save more than 11% on your membership and $100 on registration fees for the CMSA Annual Conference & Expo. CMSA is advancing careers through customized educational programming, products and services tailored to meet the changing needs of the case management industry.
Who is CMSA?
The Case Management Society of America (CMSA) is an international nonprofit association of professionals in case management. CMSA’s members include: case management professionals, students in case management programs, employers of case managers, corporations and suppliers that support the case management industry.
Why Join CMSA?
As a CMSA member, not only will your professional value increase, but you will save the cost of time-consuming research through access to the latest educational resources, industry trends and pressing case management issues while increasing your employee skill sets and sharpening your expertise.
The Power to Network
Looking for the latest information sharing, communication, and collaboration tools offered by CMSA? Need to find individuals who have a shared purpose and common interests or meet companies who can provide the services and products you need? The immediate ability to disseminate, exchange and share information is a powerful tool in keeping with changes in the CM field. CMSA provides quality networking opportunities for case management professionals. The Annual Conference & Expo encourages interactive time with others in your work and expertise settings, as well as connecting with companies who provide case management services and products. In addition, search for key contacts by work and expertise settings or by location through CMSA’s Online Membership Directory. Share resources and get answers by getting involved with online Communities of Practice (CoP) forums and through local chapter activities.
The Power to Enhance Your Career
With your membership, you’ll have access to cutting-edge case management information. Explore these valuable resources and networking opportunities to enhance your value as a case management professional. Increase your knowledge, identify and address important foundational skills of the case manager through CMSA’s Standards of Practice for Case Management – Revised 2002 which sets forth meaningful and relevant guidelines for the case management practice today. Delve into other case management careers by accessing CMSA’s CareerCenter. This service offers many new-and-improved features to help case management professionals and top industry organizations make online employment connections. Search job postings, apply online and post your resume for employers to see.
The Power to Learn
Do you require continuing education credits or simply want to learn more about case management? Whether your preference is online or face-to-face programs, CMSA has a solution for you. With educational offerings such as CMSA’s WebEDsm or Symposia and specialized workshops at the Annual Conference, and CE programs at the local chapter level, CMSA is providing real-life education for all levels of the case management industry. CMSA’s WebEDsm offers online courses to case managers and allied health professionals serving the case management industry. These courses are self-paced, selfguided and available on-demand, providing a convenient, cost effective training alternative. Utilizing WebED is almost like attending the conference without costly expenses. Essentials of Case Management—Tools, Techniques, Principles and Practice in Case Management is a 17-hour CE Home Study Course consisting of 14 chapters in three modules. It includes a study guide with 205 questions and PRIME tips throughout to assist users with national exams, on-the-job issues and applied skills.
The Power to Meet
Learn, shape and renew your professional expertise at CMSA’s Annual Conference & Expo. You’ll hear professional speakers, share ideas, and learn about the latest products and services. It’s the industry’s most comprehensive four-day meeting with 15 educational tracks, over 70 speakers and 250 exhibitors. This Master’s level conference is heralded as a first-rate event. Members receive a $100 discount.
The Power of Chapters
By joining CMSA, you are also able to participate as a member in one or more of CMSA’s affiliate chapters located throughout the country. CMSA’s chapter network provides excellent education and networking opportunities to enhance the professionalism and effectiveness of our members. Local chapters throughout the country help members overcome real-life problems with real-life solutions. Get involved and stay alert to local information and resources. In addition to educational and CE programs, many chapters host conferences and other professional development programs.
To find a chapter near you, visit www.cmsa.org/directories/chapterleaders/