2019 Annual Convention Handouts

2019 Annual Convention Handouts

In line with our efforts to preserve our precious natural resources and cultivate increasingly eco-friendly events, we encourage attendees to take advantage of the opportunity to download session handouts pre- and post-convention. Below are handouts that are available for the 2019 Annual Convention educational sessions, September 24-26, at the Valley Forge Casino Resort. Copies will NOT be available at the Convention. Please keep checking back for updates prior to the convention. New handouts will be added as they are received.

Updated: October 3 at 10:33 am

Session Name
Tuesday, Sept. 24 – 8:15 – 9:15 am
Session A-1: How to Hire the Best “Fit” Worker!
Session A-2: Plans of Correction by a Detective
Session A-3: Keep’em Out of the Hospital – Easier Said Than Done
Session A-4: Working the Welcome Wagon: Training Effective Preceptors in Long-Term Care
Session A-5: SLP Impact for PDPM
Session A-6: Leadership Through the Movies: How to Motivate Staff and Deal with Family Members
Tuesday, Sept. 24 – 9:30 – 10:30 am
Session A-7: Using Your Ombudsman in Person-Centered Care
Session A-8: Assisted Living and Personal Care: We Aren’t a Nursing Home
Session A-9: Falls Management in the Dementia Population: An Interdisciplinary Approach
Session A-10: Employee Recognition – Cece Foundation
Session A-11: Tools for Revenue Cycle Success and Team Satisfaction: It’s All Connected
Session A-12: Guardianship: A Critical Tool to Resident Care and Facility REVENUE!
Session A-13: Opportunities: Dementia Support in a Person Centered Environment
Tuesday, Sept. 24 – 10:45 – 11:45 am
Session A-14: What Does Healthy Mean Today?
Session A-15: National Assisted Living and Personal Care Home Update
Session A-16: Anatomy of an IDR
Session A-17: Controlling Health Insurance and Employee Retention
Session A-18: Accountability: Improve Their Performance While Preserving the Relationship
Session A-19: Behavioral Health Services and Nursing Facility Residents
Session A-20: Proving Corrected Past Noncompliance to Reduce Risk
Tuesday, Sept. 24 – 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Session A-21: PHCA Quality Celebration and Awards Luncheon (No Handouts)
Tuesday, Sept. 24 – 1:45 – 3:15 pm
Session A-22: Surviving the “Life or Death Gap”
Session A-23: Courage in Conversation
Session A-24: The Misunderstood Generation. Who is that, Exactly?
Session A-25: Fentanyl Fantasies: Keys to Safe and Effective Pain Management and Opioid Use in LTC
Session A-26: Handling and Resolving Medical Assistance Pitfalls
Tuesday, Sept. 24 – 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Session A-27: Stronger Together: Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living and Personal Care (No Handouts)
Wednesday, Sept. 25 – 8:15 – 9:45 am
Session B-1: PHCA State of Association presented by Zach Shamberg, President and CEO followed by Tomorrow’s Senior Living Opportunity: How to Be Netflix in a Blockbuster World, presented by Matt Thornhill
Wednesday, Sept. 25 – 11:45 – 1:15 pm
Session B-2: Together, We Move Compassion & Quality Forward
Wednesday, Sept. 25 – 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Session B-3: PA Department of Health and Life Safety Code Update
Session B-4: Unlock Your Value: Attracting Capital and Why It Matters in Assisted Living and Personal Care
Session B-5: Managing the Functional Wellness of Your Residents with Memory Impairment
Session B-6: The Reputation Revolution: Why Providers of All Care Levels Must Understand How Satisfaction and Consumerism Are Linked
Session B-7: Downstream Effects of Federal Policies on Skilled Nursing Financing
Wednesday, Sept. 25 – 2:45 – 3:45 pm
Session B-8: PA Office of Long-Term Living BHSL Update for Assisted Living and Personal Care Providers
Session B-9: What to Expect on Your Next DOH Survey
Session B-10: Healthcare’s Perfect Storm: A Call for Person-Centered Coaching and Caring Leadership
Session B-11: ISNP: The New Frontier
Session B-12: Understanding the Impact of the Expanded Criminal Offenses for Neglect and Abuse of Care-Dependent Persons Under Act 53 of 2018
Wednesday, Sept. 25 – 4:00-5:00 pm
Session B-13: PA Office of Long-Term Living Update Along with the MCOs
Session B-14: Managing Risk in Assisted Living and Personal Care
Session B-15: Shared Governance and Navigating the Journey to Accreditation
Session B-16: Social Media in LTC
Session B-17: Making Advocacy Work for You and Your Organization
Thursday, Sept. 26 – 8:15 – 9:15 am
Session C-1: Healthcare Emergency Preparedness and the Role of Healthcare Coalitions
Session C-2: Invisible Illness: Understanding and Caring for Chronically Ill Young Adults
Session C-3: A Montessori-based Approach for Aging and Dementia
Session C-4: Leadership and Team Building in Health Care
Session C-5: Quality Measures and the 5-Star
Session C-6: Health Information Exchange Participation: A Provider Case Study
Thursday, Sept. 26 – 9:30 – 10:30 am
Session C-7: Moving Mountains – Cultural Change 101
Session C-8: HIPAA and Staff Terminations: Managing Access to Prevent Breaches
Session C-9: The Positive Side of Dementia: The Words We Use and the Impact They Have
Session C-10: Infection Preventionists – What it Takes to be Successful
Session C-11: Triple Check – The PDPM Impact
Session C-12: Critical Legal Issues to Consider When Buying or Selling a Nursing Facility
Thursday, Sept. 26 – 10:45 am – 11:45 pm
Session C-13: Closing Keynote: Extinguishing Burnout: Prevent, Breakthrough and Eliminate Burnout, presented by Jessica Rector


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