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2016 Consumer Voice Conference Materials

Wednesday, November 2

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Striking a Balance: LTC Residents’ Sexual Rights and Diminished Capacity

1:00pm - 4:00pm

The ABCs of LTCOP for Ombudsmen

 

Thursday, November 3

9:00am - 10:30am

Plenary - The Changing Long-Term Care System - The Impact of Managing Care

11:00am - 12:30pm

The Wave of the Future for the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program

11:00am - 12:30pm

Raise the Floor: Quality Nursing Home Care Depends on Quality of Jobs

11:00am - 12:30pm

Welcome Home: Supporting LGBT Older Adults in Residential Communities

11:00am - 12:30pm

Nursing Home Quality Measures: What Advocates Need to Know

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Awards Luncheon

2:15pm - 3:45pm

The Legal and Practical Impact of the Olmstead Integration

2:15pm - 3:45pm

Fighting for Dignity: Prevention of Distressing and Harmful Resident-to-Resident
Interactions (DHRRI) in Long-Term Care Homes

2:15pm - 3:45pm

Nursing Home Closures: There is a Better Way

2:15pm - 3:45pm

Preventing Avoidable Hospitalizations: A Primer for Consumer Advocates

4:15pm - 5:45pm

Getting the Most Value from LTCO Volunteer Representatives

4:15pm - 5:45pm

Partnering to Prevent Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTI): It Takes a
Village

4:15pm - 5:45pm

Integrating the Patient’s Voice into Health Care: What Medical Aid in Dying Means for
Patient-Centered Care

4:15pm - 5:45pm

The Jimmo Case: Getting Medicare Coverage in a SNF

 

Friday, November 4

9:00am - 10:30am

Plenary - Something Old, Something New: The Revised Federal Nursing Home
Regulations

11:00am - 12:30pm

Quality Nursing Home Care: Getting Our Money’s Worth

11:00am - 12:30pm

Engaging & Educating Nursing Home Families & Ombudsman to Improve Dementia Care

11:00am - 12:30pm

Culture Change: Progress, Pitfalls & Possibilities

11:00am - 12:30pm

Exploring State Advocacy to Support Family Caregivers

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Resident Empowerment Luncheon

 

2:30pm - 4:00pm

Advocating for Residents with Dementia: Common Scenarios

2:30pm - 4:00pm

Struggling to Stay In: Protecting Residents from Facility Evictions

2:30pm - 4:00pm

Wisconsin Collaborative: Bringing Quality Improvement to Assisted Living Communities

2:30pm - 4:00pm

Finding Comfort: Care Planning for People with Dementia

 

Saturday, November 5

8:30am - 10:00am

Plenary - New Standards for Caring for Individuals with Dementia at Home and in Assisted Living

10:30am - 12:00pm

Closing Plenary - Overreach by Fiduciaries - Is Supported Decision Making the Answer?