13th Annual FOCUS Conference 

 


Focus 2014Special Session - Wednesday, November 19, 2014         

FOCUS 2014 Conference - Thursday, November 20, 2014  
    
Kalahari Resort & Convention Center, Wisconsin Dells, WI

Registration will be open in late summer.


 
  
FOCUS at-a-glance will be available in late summer.

FOCUS Breakout Sessions will be available in late summer.

Registration

Registration Fees:

November 19 - To Be Determined
November 20 - To Be Determined
Both Days - To Be Determined


2014 Keynotes


Special Session
-Dr. Ira Byock

FOCUS 2014-Dr. Al Powers

​Who Should Attend

Special Session is intended for staff from:

• Assisted Living Facilities
• Division of Quality Assurance
• Facilities Serving Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
• Home Health Agencies
• Hospice Providers
• Hospitals
• Nursing  Homes
• Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy Professionals
• Pharmacists
• WI Medical Directors of Nursing Homes

Conference is intended for staff from:

• Assisted Living Facilities (Adult Day Cares, Adult Family Homes, Community Based Residential Facilities, Residential Care Apartment Complexes)
• Division of Quality Assurance
• Facilities Serving Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
• Nursing Homes 

2014 Lodging

Kalahari Convention Center, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
A block of rooms at the Kalahari Resort has been reserved for conference attendees at the current State Prevailing Rate rate of $70 per night for single occupancy.  Double through quadruple occupancy is $129. Make individual reservations by calling the Kalahari at 877-253-5466 and ask for the Focus 2014 Conference Room Block.

Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local tax unless a tax exempt ID or S211 form is presented at check-in. Please note that the Kalahari requires a one-night deposit when the reservation is made. The room block will be held until Friday, October 17, 2014. After that date the regular room rates apply.
 

CEUs

CEUs have been applied for through the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS). The National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Board is the nation's leading authority of licensing, credentialing, and regulating administrators of organizations along the continuum of care. 

November 19 Special Session Day will offer 6.0 hours if approved. 

November 20 FOCUS Conference will offer 6.25 hours if approved.


Additional CEUs may be available. For other license holders, please consult your credential board or section.  
 

Information 

For questions about registration please contact:
 
UWSP Continuing Education                                       
800-898-9472 or 715-346-3838 
uwspce-conf@uwsp.edu                                           
 
 
 
For questions about Special Session & FOCUS 2014 Conference please contact:
 
Leann Graffin
608-267-1438
 

 

 
Sponsored by: 
The Department of Health Services, Division of Quality Assurance is pleased to announce the 12th Annual Conference for Health Care Providers and Division of Quality Assurance Staff.​