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CALTCM Fall Conference October 29, 2016, in Sacramento

Posted 9 months ago by Jennifer Serafin

The Best of Quality Through Best Practices: October 29, 2016 from 8 am until 12:45pm

UC Davis, Sacramento Campus, Sacramento, CA

Hello CALTCM Friends and Family!

We are proud to present the CALTCM 2016 Fall Conference, The Best of Quality Through Best Practices being held in Sacramento on Saturday October 29, 2016 from 8am-12:45pm.

The 2016 Fall Conference highlights the top scoring topics from the 42nd Annual Meeting. Featured topics: Reducing Antipsychotic Use, Diagnosing Infections, "De-Prescribing", POLST, Aid in Dying, GeriatricPain.org, Sex in the Nursing Home, and Bundled Payments.

Learning Objectives

By participation in the 2016 Fall Conference, participants will have the ability to:
1.Demonstrate Antibiotic Stewardship for UTI's - cite practical steps facilities can take to comply with new CMS expectations;
2.Identify best practices for achieving safe medication care plans;
3.Describe accommodating residents sexual desires in ways that protect vulnerable patients yet honors patients autonomy;
4.Summarize updates on changes from volume based to value based payments for facilities and providers;
5.Describe the care of persistent non-cancer pain in view of new CDC pain recommendations;
6.Prepare facilities for requests from residents for "Aid in Dying".


Due to the generous support of the Health Services Advisory Group we are able to offer the following very low registration fees! Thank you HSAG!  Member Rate: $30, Non-Member Rate: $50

Please visit the CALTCM.org website for more details.