Regional Training Opportunity for Disaster Preparedness for Long-Term and Residential Care

An announcement from KDHE:

Don't forget to register for the "Long Term and Residential Care Disaster Preparedness: Protecting Our Most Vulnerable" seminar in Omaha, NE. April 15-16. 2014. 

Back by popular demand, this one of a kind National conference will help guide you and your organization through the most important disaster preparedness concerns in Long Term and Residential Care facilities today. Learn from those with real disaster stories from the field as well as experts that will help guide and refine your current disaster preparedness planning efforts. The conference will feature  key note speaker, Jocelyn Montgomery, RN, PHN, Director of Clinical Affairs from California Association of Health Facilities, and will  include speakers that have real disaster stories from the field and experts that will be able to help guide and refine your current planning efforts. This event will allow for expanded learning and networking for all participants.

Hot topic: Darrell Klein, JD; Assistant Agency Counsel for Nebraska DHHS, will address the new rigorous CMS regulations that will directly affect Long Term Care Facility disaster planning. These regulations are open to the public for comment and the deadline has been extended until March 31, 2014.


WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Administrators, Emergency Preparedness Coordinators, RN’s, and all staff responsible for the care of vulnerable populations in residential facilities. 
 

 REGISTRATION
Register Now Online
Brochure Agenda
Registration Fee: $195
 
 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT

This program has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine and The Center for Preparedness Education. The UI Carver College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine designates this live course for a maximum of 11.75 AMA PRA
Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This conference meets the criteria of an approved continuing education program for
Nursing and Assisted Living Administrators (14.7 contact hours).

Continuing Education Credit provided by Iowa Western Community College Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #6.
Full attendance is required for full nursing credit.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT
Kristine Sanger
402-552-3099
ksanger@unmc.edu
www.preped.org