​FOCUS at-a-glance

Special Session

The Art and Science of Dementia Care Without Drugs"
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
 
 
 
Time ​​ ​Event
​7 - 8 a.m. ​Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits


8 - 8:15 a.m.​

​​Welcome:
Sherri Olson, Nurse Consultant
Shari Busse, Deputy Administractor
Division of Quality Assurance

 

​8:15 - 9:30 a.m.

Keynote:
Cheryl Phillips, MD
"Reducing Antipsychotic Drug Use Through Person-Centered Dementia Care"​
​9:30 – 10 a.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits


10 – 11:30 a.m.

​11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
​ Luncheon and Visit Exhibits

​12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
​2 – 2:30 p.m. ​Break and Visit Exhibits


2:30 – 4 p.m.

​4 p.m. ​Adjourn

4:30 p.m.
​ Special Video Showing
“Alive Inside”
Documentary exploring music's effect on the elderly
Dan Cohen, Music & Memory  

 

 

 


 

FOCUS 2013: Conference

"Teach, Learn, Collaborate"
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
 
 
 
 
 
Time ​​ ​Event
​7 - 8 a.m. ​Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

​​
8  – 8:30 a.m.

Welcome:
Phyllis “Flip” Varsos, Section Chief, Division of Quality Assurance
Kitty Rhoades, Secretary, Department of Health Services
Otis Woods, Division Administrator, Division of Quality Assurance

 
8:30 – 9:45 a.m.

Keynote:
David Gifford, MD, MPH
“Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI):
New Program or What We Do Every Day?” 
9:45 – 10:15 a.m.
​Break and Visit Exhibits 

10:15 – 11:45 a.m.
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Luncheon
and Visit Exhibits

12:45 –2:15 p.m.
2:15 – 2:30 p.m​. Break and Visit Exhibits

2:30 – 4 p.m.

  

 

 Sponsored by: 
The Department of Health Services, Division of Quality Assurance​