2017 Symposium Handouts

2017 Quality Symposium Handouts

The 2017 PHCA Quality Symposium is Tuesday, May 23, at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel.

Below are the handouts that are available for the 2017 Quality Symposium educational sessions.

Updated as of May 22 at 12:00 pm.

8:00 – 9:30 am
The Perception of Quality Care for Seniors in Pennsylvania (No Handouts)
Sarah Galbally, Pennsylvania Secretary of Policy and Planning
Stephen Fickes, Senior Manager, Bureau of Performance Audits, Pennsylvania Department of the Auditor General
9:45 – 10:45 am
BREAKOUT A: Practical Help with QAPI (SNF)
Kevin O’Connor, Providigm
BREAKOUT B: Wellness Playbook for Change Champions (AL/PC & NF)
Tracey Harvey, National Program Director Wellness Services, EnerG® by Aegis Therapies
Mary Handt, Physical Therapist, EnerG® by Aegis Therapies
11:00 – 11:45 am
BREAKOUT C: Antipsychotic Medications—The Balance Between Quality of Care and Quality of Life (NF & AL/PC)
Coleen Kayden, R.Ph., Williams Apothecary and Pennsylvania Restraint Reduction Committee Task Force Member
BREAKOUT D: The Role of Quality with Emerging Payment Models (NF & AL/PC)
Eric Walker, Executive Director of Sales and Marketing, IntegraCare Corporation
Melissa Hallman, Brookside Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Nationwide
Luke Pile, Director of Market Development and Scott Miller, Regional Director of Operations-SE PA; HCR ManorCare
12:30 – 1:30 pm
BREAKOUT E: Exploring Best Practices in Quality (AL/PC)
Anne Campbell, Executive Director, Juniper Village at Brookline Senior Living
Michelle O’Donnell, Executive Director, Overlook Green, Five Star Senior Living
Kevin Bean, Personal Care Administrator, Amber Springs at LaurelWood Care Center
BREAKOUT F: Innovation Through Quality from Around the State (SNF)
Elaine Flynn, Infection Preventionist, Willowcrest—Einstein Health
Carmella Kane, Administrator, Renaissance Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
Daniel Peters, Senior Administrator, Transitions Healthcare Gettysburg
1:45 – 3:15 pm
The Return of Compassion to Healthcare
Mary and Dr. V. Tellis-Nayak
3:30 – 4:15 pm
Bringing Your Quality Initiative Plan to Life
Dawn Murr-Davidson, PHCA Director of Quality Initiatives and Clinical Services


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