SAVE THE DATE - OCTOBER 26!
Event: San Diego Health Care Association’s Chapter Lunch Meeting
Time: 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Hotel – 950 Hotel Circle North, San Diego
Educational Portion Provides: 2 NHA & BRN CEs
Presenter: Sherri Cherman, Pharm.D., President/CEO, Elements Pharmacy
The Vaccine Preventable
Diseases in LTC presentation is designed to educate long-term care
professionals about the importance of ACIP (Advisory Committee on Immunization
Practices) recommended vaccines, vaccine schedules and vaccine billing that are
critical in addressing vaccine preventable diseases in long-term care
residents. The presentation reviews the vaccine preventable diseases for which
there is an ACIP recommendation relevant to the long-term care setting and
addresses strategies to determine which long-term care residents need which
vaccines, vaccine timing strategies and how long-term care professionals can
evaluate the ability of the provider to assess their residents thoroughly. The
presentation reviews how ACIP recommended vaccines are billed in the long-term
Honorary Member (and a past president of the CAHF San Diego Chapter 2020-2022) Erika Castile was recently featured in Age Watch for her advocacy of long-term care as a Commissioner of Aging! Click here to view the article.
Jan. 30, 1950 – Jan. 17, 2023 - It is with sadness that we had to say goodbye to
a dear friend and San Diego Health Care Associate Board Member, Juanita Rettinghause.
Juanita spent her professional life as an advocate for the frail, elderly and
chronically ill in the long-term care profession. Her laughter and warm
presence will be missed by all that knew her.