AHFSA 2019 Annual Conference
Thank you to our conference sponsors and exhibitors for helping make our 50th anniversary a special event!
2019 AHFSA Annual Conference Speaker Presentations:
Monday, August 5, 2019
The Spontaneous Art of Being Human. Lisa Rowland
The Ethics of Autonomy, Risk, and Facility Responsibility, Dr. Michael Gillette
The Ethics of Autonomy, Risk, and Facility Responsibility – Continued Discussion, Dr. Michael Gillette
Human Trafficking: Awareness and Training are Key in Combating Human Trafficking, Lt. Amy Juneau, Louisiana State Police
iQIES –The Status of the Project and Timelines for Implementation, Jenny Filipovits, Mitzi Christ, Nag Peta CMS
HELP WANTED: Solving State Agency Recruitment and Retention Challenges, Frances Fair, MS, Bill Alcock, AZ, Melanie Simon, GA.
Receiverships, Closures, Temporary Management and Change of Ownerships Perspectives and Best Practice Strategies, Lisa Thomson, Pathway Health Services, Otis Woods, WI
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Facility Reported Incidents/Complaints – Elaine Soong and Evan Shulman, CMS, Laura Hudspeth, WY and Stefanie Mozgai, NJ
Hospital Quality Concerns: Adverse Events, Role of Accrediting Organizations and Emerging Issues, Karen Tritz, David Wright, Linda D. Smith, CMS and Kimberly R. Smoak, FL.
Best Training Practices for Home Office/Satellite Based Surveyors, Valerie Deetz, NY, Darleen Bartz, ND, Michelle Dillehay, FL.
Opioids –Dr. James Hussey Medical Director, Louisiana Department of Health’s Office of Behavioral Health
AHFSA Luncheon – Keynote Video Presentation – Issues in LGBTQ Health, Dr. Rachael Levine, PA.
Lessons Learned from the Frontline: Prevention and Control of Multidrug-Resistant Organism (MDRO) Transmission in Nursing Homes, Dr. Belinda Ostrowsky, CDC Part 1 Part 2
AO Validation Survey Panel Discussion, Dora Kane, LA., Robin Bucknel, WA, Cassie Dunham, CA., Karen Tritz, CMS
New State Agency Directors Orientation, Stefanie Mozgai, NJ, Darleen Bartz, ND, Shannon Hill, CMS
Persistent Nursing Facility Problems, Eric Carlson, Directing Attorney Justice in Aging
2019 NBCF Presentations
Promising Practice Winners