2018 Fall Conference Schedule

Reducing Readmissions Through Better Transitions

Saturday November 3, 2018

 

Program Schedule

7:00am
Registration and Exhibits Open
8:00am
Welcome and Introductions
Mike Wasserman, MD, CMD and Heather D'Adamo, MD
8:10am
Keynote: Navigating the Dynamics of Change in Long-Term and Palliative Care 
Terry Hill, MD, CMD, FACP
8:50am
Creating Safe Community Landings that Reduce Readmissions
Deb Bakerjian, PhD, APRN, FAAN, FAANP
9:05am
Best Practices in SNF Discharge to Board & Care and Assisted Living
Jennifer Serafin, RN, BSN, MS, GNP-BC; Patricia Kenny, MS, GCNS, GNP-BC                                                                               
9:50am
Managing Medications Across Transitions
Ron Ordona, DNP, FNP-BC
10:35am
Break / Exhibits
10:55am
NP Home-Based Care Practice: Discharging Patients without a Primary Care Provider
Deborah Wolff-Baker, MSN, ACHPN, FNP-BC, GS-C
11:40am
Improving Dementia Care: The Person Centered Approach to Reduce Agitation 
Mary Cocharan Abraham, RN, GNP-BC 
12:45pm
Lunch - Product Theater (No CME)
1:45pm
Afternoon Session Overview
Heather D'Adamo, MD
1:50am
Best Practice - CALTCM SNF 2.0®: Six Years of "Modernizing SNF Care for the 21st Century
Albert Lam, MD
2:30pm
Best Practice - Implementing Music & Memory: A Structured QAPI Approach
Deb Bakerjian, PhD, APRN, FAAN, FAANP
3:10pm
Break and Transition to Breakout Sessions
3:30pm
Action Planning Breakout Session

Session 1: Transitioning to Home & Community
Deborah Wolff-Baker, MSN, ACHPN, FNP-BC, GS-C; Ron Ordona, DNP, FNP-BC;
Jennifer Serafin, RN, BSN, MS, GNP-BC; Patricia Kenny, MS, GCNS, GNP-BC

Session 2: CALTCM SNF 2.0®
Albert Lam, MD

Session 3: Non-Pharmacological Approach to Dementia Care
Deb Bakerjian, PhD, APRN, FAAN, FAANP; Mary Cocharan Abraham, RN, GNP-BC
 4:30pm
Policy, Regulatory and Legislative Update
Karl Steinberg, MD, CMD, HMDC
 5:00pm
Closing Comments and Evaluations
 5:15pm
Adjourn