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Handouts for the FOCUS 2015 Conference and Special Session are now available. Please print out your session handouts. Printed handouts will not be given out at the conference unless indicated below that presenters are "bringing materials to the session."  Please check back for more handouts to be posted.

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Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - Special Session 

Keynote: The Policy Landscape and Transitions of Care

 

 

10:15 - 11:45 a.m. Breakout A (A1-A10)

A1: One Goal, Four Approaches: One County's Strategies to Improve Care Transitions and Reduce Re-hospitalizations

A2: Lower Hospital Readmissions through Medication Management Partnerships

A3: Balancing the Dignity of Risk

A4: Successful Transitions after Behavioral Health Inpatient Treatment
  • Session has been cancelled.
A5: Successful Transitions for Assisted Living Residents

A6: Honoring Choices Wisconsin: Improving Advance Care Planning Across the State

A7: The Role of Case Management in Transitions of Care

A8: Defining the Best Clinical Pathway Through the Continuum of Care

A9: Care Transitions: All Hands on Deck!

 A10: Pursuit of Value Driven Healthcare Post-Acute Care Transitions

12:45 - 2:15 p.m. Breakout B (B1-B11)

B1: Jefferson County's Care Transitions Safe Swallowing Education Project

B2: Medication Management During Transitions of Care

B3: An Evidence Based Medicine Approach for Imrpoving the Transitions of Care for CHF, COPD and Stroke

B4: Successful Transitions after Behavioral Health Inpatient Treatment

  • Session has been cancelled.
B5: How Can INTERACT Help Your Assisted Living Facility?
  • No handouts available.

B6: Transitions from Acute Care for Elders (TACE) Program

B7: Sometimes No is the Correct Answer: Legal and Regulatory Issues Regarding Admissions

B8: Defining the Best Clinical Pathway Through the Continuum of Care (Repeat of Session A8)

B9: Coordinating Transitions of Care Across Multiple Care Settings

B10: Pursuit of Value Driven Healthcare Post-Acute Care Transitions (Repeat of Session A10)

B11: Bridging the Gap: Improving Transitions in Care of People with Dementia

2:30 - 4:00 p.m. Breakout C (C1-C10)

C1: Building Care Transitions Coalitions in a Rural Setting
C2: Medication Management During Transitions of Care (Repeat of Session B2)
C3: An Evidence Based Medicine Approach for Improving the Transitions of Care for CHF, COPD and Stroke (Repeat of Session B3)
C4: Care Transitions: All Hands on Deck! (Repeat of Session A9)
C5: How Can INTERACT Help Your Assisted Living Facility?
  • No handouts available.
C6: Transition from Acute Care for Elders (TACE) Program (Repeat of Session B6)

C7: Sometimes No is the Correct Answer: Legal & Regulatory Issues Regarding Admissions (Repeat of Session B7)

 

 

C8: Honoring Choices Wisconsin: Improving Advance Care Planning Across the State (Repeat of Session A6)
C9: Coordinating Transitions of Care Across Multiple Care Settings (Repeat of Session B9)
C10: Bridging the Gap: Improving Transitions in Care for People with Dementia (Repeat of Session B11)

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - FOCUS 2015 Conference


Keynote: Safe and Effective Pain Control

10:15 - 11:45 a.m. Breakout D (D1-D13)

D1: You Want Me to Report What?!?

  • Presenter bringing materials to the session.

D2: Advanced Concepts in Pain Control

D3: How to Develop a Compliant Hospice/Nursing Home Partnership

D4: Managing Physicians: A Special Skill

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D5: What is New in the 2014 Pressure Ulcer Prevention Treatment Guidelines?

D6: Safety in the Workplace: Active Shooter Training

  • No handouts available.

D7: All Hands, All Hearts, All In!

D8: Preventing Aspiration: A Team Approach

D9: Responding to Allegations of Abuse and Neglect

D10: Building Community Connection

D11: Investigating Infection Control Behaviors in Nurses
D12: Diversion of Controlled Substances in Long-term Care Settings
D13: If It is Not Pressure Could There Be Other Causes for That Skin Breakdown?
  • Presenter bringing materials to the session.​

12:45 - 2:15 p.m. Breakout E (E1-E13)

E1: Raising Expectations: Empowering People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities for Active Involvement in Community Life

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E2: Trauma Informed Behavioral Interventions

E3: Social Media: Ethical, Safe and Effective Practical Standards

E4: Managing Physicians: A Special Skill (Repeat of Session D4)

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E5: What is New in the 2014 Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Treatment Guidelines? (Repeat of Session D5)

E6: Safety in the Workplace: Active Shooter Training (Repeat of Session D6)

  • No handouts available.

E7: Update on Immunizations for the Older Adults

E8: Preventing Aspiration: A Team Approach (Repeat of Session D8)

E9: Mistakes are Inevitable, Bad Outcomes are Not

E10: Proactive Approaches to Changing Behaviors: Positive Behavior Management

E11: Implementation of an Antibiotic Stewardship Program to Improve the Management of Respiratory Infections in a Long Term Care Facility
E12: Investigation Infection Control Behaviors in Nurses (Repeat of Session D11)
E13: Suicide Prevention: Question, Persuade and Refer (QPR) Gatekeeper Training
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2:30 - 4:00 p.m. Breakout E (F1-F13) 

F1: Emergency Preparedness: Fires and Tornados and Floods Oh My!

F2: Trauma Informed Behavioral Interventions (Repeat of Session E2)

F3: Social Media: Ethical, Safe and Effective Practical Standards (Repeat of Session E3)

F4: Food Safety in Assisted Living

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F5:  How to Develop a Compliant Hospice/Nursing Home Partnership (Repeat of Session D3)

F6: All Hands, All Hearts, All In! (Repeat of Session D7)

F7: Update on Immunizations for the Older Adults (Repeat of Session E7)

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F8: Bed Bugs: Best Practices

F9: Trauma-Informed Care: Empowering. Engaging. Effective

F10: Working to Change Acute Behavior

F11: Implementation of an Antibiotic Stewardship Program to Improve the Management of Respiratory Infections in a Long Term Care Facility (Repeat of Session E11)
F12: Diversion of Controlled Substances in Long-term Care Settings (Repeat of Session D12)
F13: If It is Not Pressure Could It Be Other Causes for That Skin Breakdown? (Repeat of Session D13)
  • Presenter bringing materials to the session.