Annual Meeting Schedule
CALTCM Summit for Excellence
Leading the Future in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care
 
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Friday, April 5, 2019 - Afternoon Session

Practical Risk Management: Tools to Manage your Worst Nightmares

11:00 AM
Registration / Exhibits Open
11:45 AM
Lunch: Product Theater (No CME)
1:00 PM
Welcome & Introductions
1:05 PM
Pre-Test
1:20 PM
Introduction:
When Discharge is Not an Option - Analyzing a Risky Situation;
Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD
1:45 PM
Skill 1: Finding Out the Law; Robert Gibson, PhD, JD
2:05 PM
Skill 2: Reviewing & Writing a Policy That Doesn’t Make it Worse;
Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD
2:35 PM
Skill 3: Assessing Decision Making Capacity: It’s Not That Hard;
Robert Gibson, PhD, JD
2:55 PM
Skill 4: Documenting in a Way That Shows You Care;
Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD & Robert Gibson, PhD, JD
3:15 PM
Break / Exhibits
3:45 PM
Skill 5: Care-Planning: Making it Realistic;
Program Faculty: Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD; Kathy Gamboa, RN, BSN;
Robert Gibson, PhD, JD; Patricia Marks; Maribeth Nono, RN, MAN;
Teresa Rogers-Marsh, MSN-ED; Merlyn Trinidad, RN-BSN
4:15 PM
Skill 6: Alignment of the IDT: Bringing Different People Together (Interactive)
Program Faculty: Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD; Kathy Gamboa, RN, BSN;
Robert Gibson, PhD, JD; Patricia Marks; Maribeth Nono, RN, MAN;
Teresa Rogers-Marsh, MSN-ED; Merlyn Trinidad, RN-BSN
4:45 PM
Skill 7: Teaching Staff to Do the Right Thing;
Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD and Teresa Rogers-Marsh, RN
5:10 PM Post Test and Q & A Session
5:30 PM CALTCM Update / Exhibits Close
6:00 PM CALTCM Poster Session & Reception
7:00 PM Dinner: Product Theater (No CME)

 


Saturday April 6, 2019

Hot Topics: On the Front Lines, Clinical Updates

7:15 AM
Exhibits Open
8:00 AM
Welcome
8:10 AM
New Approaches to Delirium;
Jay Luxenberg, MD
8:30 AM
Managing Parkinson’s in the SNF;
Indira Subramanian, MD
9:00 AM
Expert Guidance on Common Infections in LTC Environment;
Thomas Yoshikawa, MD
9:25 AM
Medically Illicit Drugs Being Used Therapeutically in the Elderly; 
Janice Hoffman, PharmD, EdD, APh, BCGP, FASCP
9:55 AM
First, Do No Harm: The New Beers List; 
Vanessa Mandal, MD, MS, CMD and
Margherita Aikman, RN, BSN, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, CACP, CDE
10:20 AM
Break / Exhibits
10:50 AM
Reducing Hypoglycemic Risk in Diabetes Care; 
Timothy Gieseke, MD, CMD
11:10 AM
Hypertension: Comparing JNC 8 & ACC/AHA Guidelines;
Vanessa Mandal, MD, MS, CMD and
Margherita Aikman, RN, BSN, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, CACP, CDE
11:30 AM
Chemotherapy in the SNF; 
Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD
11:50 AM
Anticoagulation in Seniors;
Margherita Aikman, RN, BSN, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, CACP, CDE
12:10 PM
Break / Exhibits
12:15 PM
Lunch: Product Theater ( No CME)
1:00 PM
Break / Exhibits

 


Saturday April 6, 2019: Afternoon Session

Navigating Healthcare

1:10 PM
CALTCM Awards
  • Leadership Award
  • Best Practice & Poster Session Awards
1:30 PM
“In the Trenches” Breakout Session: Round 1
Round Table Topics and Speakers:

  1. Motivational Interviewing; Patricia Bach, PsyD, RN
  2. The Joy of Medicine: Avoiding Burnout; Ashkan Javaheri, MD, CMD 
  3. Medical Apps and Technology; Jay Luxenberg, MD 
  4. Avoiding Medical Related Citations;
Janice Hoffman-Simen, PharmD, EdD, APh, BCGP, FASCP 
  5. Compassion Fatigue and Moral Dilemmas;
Christine Wilson, RN, J.D., MS-HCE 
  6. Billing & Coding; Alex Bardakh, MPP, PLC 
  7. POLST and Palliative Care; Karl Steinberg, MD, CMD, HMDC 
  8. Antibiotic Stewardship; Peter Patterson, MD, MBA, FCAP, FACMQ 
  9. Staff Retention; Merlyn Trinidad, RN-BSN 
10. How to be Competitive with Medicare Advantage;
Dan Osterweil, MD, FACP, CMD
2:05 PM
“In the Trenches” Breakout Session: Round 2
Round Table Topics and Speakers:
 
  1. Motivational Interviewing; Patricia Bach, PsyD, RN
  2. The Joy of Medicine: Avoiding Burnout; Ashkan Javaheri, MD, CMD
  3. Medical Apps and Technology; Jay Luxenberg, MD
  4. Avoiding Medical Related Citations; 
Janice Hoffman-Simen, PharmD, EdD, APh, BCGP, FASCP
  5. Compassion Fatigue and Moral Dilemmas; 
Christine Wilson, RN, J.D., MS-HCE
  6. Billing & Coding; Alex Bardakh, MPP, PLC
  7. POLST and Palliative Care; Karl Steinberg, MD, CMD, HMDC
  8. Antibiotic Stewardship; Peter Patterson, MD, MBA, FCAP, FACMQ
  9. Staff Retention; Merlyn Trinidad, RN-BSN
10. How to be Competitive with Medicare Advantage;
Dan Osterweil, MD, FACP, CMD
2:35 PM
Break / Exhibits
2:50 PM
Regulatory Update;
Kerry Weiner, MD, MPH
3:20 PM
Public Policy Update;
Alex Bardakh, MPP, PLC
3:50 PM
Preparing for the Next Firestorm;
Timothy Gieseke, MD, CMD and Jason Belden
4:40 PM
Closing Pearls
Heather D'Adamo, MD
5:00 PM
Adjourn