2017 Annual Meeting

43rd Annual Meeting:  Quality Through Best Practices

April 28 & 29, 2017

Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza

Los Angeles, CA

  

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PROGRAM INTRODUCTION      

The 43rd Annual CALTCM meeting entitled Quality Through Best Practices is focused on an interdisciplinary approach to address common conditions seen in long-term care.  From utilizing a QAPI approach to developing best practices, to interactive analysis of case-based examples, participants will review the latest in evidence-based care of frail, older adults.

The 43rd Annual Meeting features three half-day sessions:

  • Friday Afternoon: “Management of Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity”
  • Saturday Morning: “Managing Pain and Depression”
  • Saturday Afternoon: “Just Culture and Patient Safety”

TARGET AUDIENCE

Physicians, advanced practice nurses, gero-psychiatrists, pharmacists, licensed nurses, administrators, and other members of the interdisciplinary team who care for patients and residents in PA/LTC.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

By participation in the annual meeting, participants will have the ability to:

  1. Examine common conditions occurring in long-term care residents from an interdisciplinary perspective;
  2. Describe common nutrition-related issues in long-term care residents;
  3. Evaluate the risks and benefits of anticoagulation in the long-term care setting;
  4. Identify fall risk in nursing home residents from a person-centered perspective;
  5. Explain the latest changes in the Nursing Home Rules of Participation.
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