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Summer Quarterly Education - attention all providers!
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The Spring showers have cleared and it's almost time for the IHCA Summer Quarterly Education Conference, June 20, at the Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center in West Des Moines. With so much going on in the long term services and supports arena, your team cannot afford to miss the latest on all these topics!

Breakout sessions will include:
  • Managing the Survey Process–When to Appeal? - Ken Watkins
  • Improving Outcomes by Implementing a Pressure Ulcer Prevention Program - Catherine Smith
  • Technology Security & Cyber Security - Jason Norton
  • Bed Bugs in Home Health Care Settings - Dr. Donald Lewis
  • Best Practices for Managing Your Collections Process - Tara Hall
  • True Engagement of Young Co-Workers - Clint Maun
  • Warm Handoff: Patient Record Data Accumulation & Transfer - Bill Gould
  • Home Health Care Legal Update - Becky Knutson
  • Medicare Part A and Medicare Advantage Admissions Update, BFCC-QIO Changes - Jeff Steggerda and Nancy Jobe
  • Money Tied to Results–Steps to Success - Clint Maun
  • Assisted Living Service Plans and 90 Day Reviews - Stacy Hejda
  • Conditions of Participation for Home Health Care - Annette Lee
  • Managing the New RoP and Emergency Preparedness Rules - Mary Jane Carothers
  • Medication Management and High Risk Drugs - Lisa Uhlenkamp
  • HIT Committee Panel Discussion on IT Solutions - Panel includes: Blake Jones, CIO, Care Initiatives; Dale Emerson, CEO, IHIN; Bill Mech, Asst VP, Guide One; Maureen Cahill, Admin. Spurgeon Manor; and Kevin Techau, Attorney, Scheldrup Blades (and former DIA director).
  • Home Health Care Chart Auditing Process-Surveyors vs. ADR Process - Annette Lee

Reserve your sleeping rooms at the Sheraton Hotel by Friday, June 9 and request the Iowa Health Care Association rate to get the best rate! Click here for more information and to register.

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Education Calendar
IHCA ICAL ICHC Leadership Academy, June 7-8, December 13, 2017 & June 5, 2018, West Des Moines
Certified Dietary Mangers Exam Prep Workshop, June 13, West Des Moines
Health Care Assistants Education Conference, June 20, Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center, West Des Moines
Summer Quarterly Education Conference, June 20, Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center, West Des Moines
Requirements of Participation for Activity and Social Services, June 22, Johnston
Dietary Managers' Conference, June 28, West Des Moines
LTC Medical Practitoners' & Pharmacists' Conference, July 21-22, West Des Moines
Activity Professionals Qualification Course, Online & Classroom Course: August 1-November 16. Orientation Webinar: August 1, 12:00-1:00
ICAL Assisted Living Manager Certificate Program - Online, Ongoing, web-based
Online Dementia Care Training and Individual Certification Program
Click on the event link to learn more about each educational offering and to register. If you have additional questions, contact Georgene Olson at 800.422.3106.

West Des Moines area hotel discounts for IHCA members.

Map to the IHCA Education Center, 1775 90th Street, West Des Moines, IA.


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