2017 CAHF Annual Convention & Expo

 

Welcome to the Materials Page! Click on the titles below to download slides and handouts from each presentation.

(Note: Any presentations without links do not have materials, or have not yet been provided to CAHF. Check back regularly for new additions.)  

Sunday, November 12

1:00 - 2:50 pm
  
Hiring Smart, Disciplining Effectively, and Knowing When to Fire
Karen A. Henry, Camilo Echavarria, Emilio Gonzalez & Julie Capell

1:00 - 2:50 pm
 
Life Safety Compliance: Same Mission, New Editions - Stan Szpytek

3:00 - 3:50 pm

Informal Dispute Resolution and Independent Informal Dispute Resolution - James Napoli

3:00 - 4:50 pm
 
Don't Let Your Next Survey Be a Disaster - Jason Belden

4:00 - 4:50 pm       

The Incapacitated & Unbefriended Resident: An Update on Section 1418.8 & Informed Consent
Mark Reagan & Karl Steinberg

Developmental Services Conference
9:25 - 10:25 am
Challenge: Quality of Life - Thomas E. Pomeranz, Ed. D., President and CEO of Universal LifeStiles

10:30 - 12:30 pm
Challenge: Condition of Participation: Health Care Services (RN) -
Steve Wallace, RN, Regional Health Services Dir., ResCare-Southern CA 
Nannette Wrobel, RPh, Pharmacy Alternatives
10:30 - 11:45 am      

Challenge: Safety, Emergency Preparedness Q&A - Jason Belden & Cortney Kesterson, CAHF Disaster Team 
Stan Szpytek, Fire & Life Safety Inc.
Presentation 1
Presentation 2

11:45 - 12:15 pm
Challenge: Facility Administration, Responsibility & Governing Body - Mike Cutchshaw
12:15 - 12:30 pm

Challenge: Quality AHCA Bronze Award - DeAnn Walters, CAHF Dir. of Clinical Affairs & Quality Improvement

1:45 - 2:45 pm
Challenge: Condition of Participation: Active Treatment (QIDP) - Mary Jann RN, Former Dir. of Developmental Programs CAHF
Vivian Limas, Dir. of Training & Quality Improvement, ResCare-Southern CA
Presentation 1
Presentation 2

1:45 - 2:45 pm Challenge: Fiscal Responsibility - Jeff Sandman, CAHF Director of Reimbursement

3:00 - 4:00 pm

Challenge: Working with your Regional Center - CJ Cook & Jonathan Eckrich, Inland Regional Center
3:00 - 4:00 pm

Challenge: Condition of Participation: Active Treatment (QIDP) - Mary Jann RN, Former Dir. of Developmental Programs CAHF
Vivian Limas, Dir. of Training & Quality Improvement, ResCare-Southern CA
Presentation 1 
Presentation 2

4:10 - 4:30 pm
Challenge: Regulatory Compliance - Elaine Rawes, RN, CAHF Dir. of Developmental Programs


Monday, November 13

8:00 - 9:50 am

   "The Gift of Freedom" - Kirk Bloodsworth

10:10 - 11:00 am

   Sepsis: Treat and Prevent - Patty Baicy & Patricia Howell

11:10 am - Noon

   Benchmarking: Understanding Metrics and How to Drive Change - Tiffany Karlin

12:10 - 1:00 pm

   Diagnosis and Treatment of Venous Stasis Disease - Robert Marriott, MD

1:10 - 2:00 pm
   Fall Prevention and Treatment - Rosalie Evans
2:00 - 2:50 pm    
   CDPH UpdateCassie Dunham, Chief of Field Operations, L & C Program,  CDPH

3:00 - 3:50 pm

   The Challenges of EHR: Documentation & Legal Issues - Mark Reagan & Rhonda Anderson

3:00 - 3:50 pm

   The New Staffing Requirement: It's Not Just 3.5 - Lisa Hall, Jeff Sandman & Matt Robinson
3:00 - 3:50 pm

   Do Ask, Do Tell: Considerations for LGBT Resident Care - Claire Enright & Tim Vincent


Tuesday, November 14

9:00 - 10:00 am         

You Can Do Magic - Adam Christing

10:00 -10:50 am

The New Requirement for Facility Assessment - Kathy Hurst & Rhonda Anderson

10:00 - 10:50 am

Crisis Management: Online Reviews and Your Facility - Shrey Bhatia

10:00 - 10:50 am

Secrets to Success in QASP - Pam Kaiser

11:10 am - Noon

SNF Consolidated Billing Tips & Tricks - Bill Ulrich

12:10 - 1:00 pm

New Survey: No Problem - Ellen Sandler Kuebrich

1:10 - 2:00 pm

Facilitating Technology-Enabled Post-Acute Care Transformation - Maria Arrellano & Jody Harbour

2:00 - 3:50 pm

Retaining Valuable Employees - Carolyn J. Carver

2:00 - 3:50 pm

Understanding QASP - Mike Williams, Terry Sheets & Mark Johnson

2:00 - 3:50 pm

Recent Developments in Fraud & Abuse - Scott Kiepen

2:00 - 3:50 pm

Reducing Unnecessary Meds - D. Michael Splain, Keith Savell


Wednesday, November 15

8:00 - 9:50 am           

Regulatory Hot Topics - Lisa Hall

10:00 - 11:50 am

Reimbursement Hot Topics - Jeff Sandman

Noon - 12:50 pm

Providing Person-Centered Care: Can Bioethics Resources Help? - Chris Wilson
Handout 1
Handout 2

1:00 - 1:50 pm

Prescription QAPI From Your Medical Director - Budgie Amparo & Mike Wasserman

2:00 - 2:50 pm    Pain: QMs Moving Your Numbers - Angela Zuick