2016 Changing Landscape of Long Term Care Conference
Thank you for joining us for the 2016 Changing Landscape of Long Term Care Conference on June 9-10, 2016 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel. This two-day conference brought together almost 400 professional long-term caregivers with individuals and families from the community to learn dynamic strategies, innovative tools and available long-term care options. Participants visited with 47 sponsors who showcased long-term care services across Greater St. Louis. In addition to hearing thought-provoking speakers, facility administrators and social workers earned 7.25 CEUs. View program here.
Morning Keynote Speaker
Lisa Thomson, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer at Pathway Health Services, has over 25 years’ experience in the post-acute, long-term care setting, community based settings, disability population as well as other healthcare settings. Lisa has had extensive experience in leadership and oversight of daily operations of numerous health care organizations in the post-acute care continuum as well as community-based settings. Lisa discussed how you can strive and thrive amidst change including regulatory changes, Affordable Healthcare Act initiatives, new payment models, organizational data, new quality measures from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and a changing workforce.
Caregiver Runway: Dress for Success in a Person-Centered Setting
Scrubs and Beyond - Inspired by the Caregiver, showcased clothing modeled by St. Louis caregivers on how to create a home-like environment for long-term care residents.
Melissa Ramel, MPH, MS, RD, LD, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics at Saint Louis University, engaged in a thought-provoking presentation on how aging changes the way we see and taste food. These changes impact the ability of older adults to receive the nutrition they need to survive and thrive.
Strategies to Help Ensure the Delivery and Maintenance of High Quality Patient Care
Everything You Need to Know About Long-Term Care: Planning, Educating, Communicating and Advocating
Slides from Pre-Conference Intensive on June 9, 2016
Slides from Conference on June 10, 2016
Thank You to Our 2016 Conference Sponsors!
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Click the video above to watch Mary Lynn Faunda Donovan, Executive Director, discuss The Changing Landscape of Long Term Care Conference on KPLR11.
Executive Director, Mary Lynn Faunda Donovan, talks with Fox2NOW about the importance of the Changing Landscape of Long Term Care Conference. Click the video above to watch.
Listen to Don Marsh, the host of "St. Louis on the Air" on St. Louis Public Radio, discuss the Changing Landscape of Long Term Care Conference
2016 Conference Committee
Dr. Marcia K. Flesner, PhD, RN, MHCH, Clinical Educator, Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri
Dr. JoAnn Franklin, Geriatric, Psychiatric and Family Nurse Practitioner with a Doctorate in Nursing Practice
Dr. Colleen Galambos, Professor, School of Social Work and Sinclair School of Nursing at the University of Missouri.
Barbara Frank, co-founder of B&F Consulting. Barbara helped establish the national network of ombudsman programs and served for four years as Connecticut’s State LTC Ombudsman.
Tim Prosch is a nationally-known speaker and author of “The Other Talk.”
Katelyn Eichorst, MSW, VOYCEconnect and Community Engagement Coordinator
Suzanne Carron, OTR/L MSOT, Director of Community Partnerships & Programs, National MS Society
Jennifer Frazier, Activity Director, NHC Town & Country
Rachel Giffhorn, RN, Executive Director, Stonecrest at Clayton View
Catherine Hicks, LNHA, Executive Director, Golden Living
Dawn Gonzalez-Rubio, RN, Director of Nursing, West County Care Center
Jen Ryan, Marketing & Admissions
Deanna Krankel, MSW, LCSW, LNHA, Social Worker, SSM DePaul Hospital
Gary Behrman, PhD, MSW, MDiv, LCSW, Assistant Adjunct Professor, Saint Louis University
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