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Pathway Health Attends LeadingAge WI Spring Conference

Pathway Health will be attending the LeadingAge WI 2019 Spring Conference hosted by LeadingAge Wisconsin in La Crosse, WI, from May 1 – 3. This annual spring meeting offers the opportunity to learn and grow with your team and other nurse leaders. Participants gain access to networks, mentorship possibilities, health care leaders and more.

Pathway Health is also a sponsor of the luncheon on May 2. Our own Stacy Jones will attend to oversee the event.

Attendees can connect with Pathway Health leaders during group events on the agenda for May 2.

Schedule an appointment to connect with a Pathway Health expert.

Pathway Health leaders are traveling to many events in May for insights into the future of health care, in 2019 and beyond. Stay informed of their progress through social media and our blog.

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Tackle Chemical Dependency with Pathway Health

Pathway Health’s Leah Killian-Smith presents the third installation of the 4-part webinar series hosted by LeadingAge Kansas on trauma-informed care. The webinar, titled, “Chemical Dependency Issues in LTC,” will provide participants with knowledge and guidance for long term care staff members who care for residents with a history of or current substance abuse.

Objectives:

  • Recognize signs of progressive addiction and drug misuse in older adults
  • Identify helpful management tools to manage compliance with residents who may use drugs or alcohol while a resident
  • Learn how to identify chemical use in older adults and how to assist the resident with special services or treatment options

The webinar will take place on May 2 starting at 2 p.m.

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Phase 3 Preparedness at MN-DONA/LTC Annual Meeting

Pathway Health will be attending the 2019 MN-DONA/LTC Spring Connection and Annual Meeting hosted by Minnesota Director of Nursing Administration in St. Paul, MN, on May 2. This annual spring meeting offers the opportunity to learn and grow with your team and other nurse leaders during a single-day event. Participants gain access to networks, mentorship possibilities, health care leaders and more.

In addition to our attendance, we are also proud to announce our sponsorship of the event and Social Networking Reception to help support the efforts of the MN-DONA and fellow attendees to learn and grow in the world of nursing and long-term care.

Attendees can connect with Pathway Health leaders during these following events:

May 1:

  • 6 – 8 p.m.– Social Networking Reception at the Radisson Hotel

May 2:

  • 9:45 – 10:45 a.m.– Karolee Alexander – Purposeful Preparation for Phase 3
  • 12:45 – 1:30 p.m.– MN-DONA/LTC Annual Meeting

Schedule an appointment to connect with a Pathway Health expert.

Pathway Health leaders are traveling to many events in May for insights into the future of health care, in 2019 and beyond. Stay informed of their progress through social media and our blog.

 

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Continue Your Education with Trauma-Informed Care

Pathway Health’s Leah Killian-Smith presents the second installation of the 4-part webinar series hosted by LeadingAge Kansas on trauma-informed care. The webinar, titled, “Mental Health Disorders in LTC,” will provide participants with helpful information about mental health disorders, psychosocial adjustment difficulties, history of trauma, and post-traumatic stress disorders.

Objectives:

  • Describe the regulatory guidance related to mental health disorders
  • Identify ways to properly identify and assess residents to ensure proper interventions are care planned
  • Learn education strategies to train staff members on mental health disorders

The webinar will take place April 18 starting at 2 p.m.

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Meet us at WHCA/WiCAL in Green Bay

Pathway Health’s Stacy Jones and Leah Killian-Smith will be attending the 57th Annual Spring Conference & Exposition hosted by Wisconsin Health Care Association and the Wisconsin Center for Assisted Living in Green Bay, WI, from April 10 – 12. This annual conference focuses on four major challenges facing the health care community in 2019 and beyond: workforce issues, resident issues, regulations, and reimbursement. Participants gain access to networks, mentorship possibilities, health care leaders and more.

Attendees can connect with both of our team members at the Pathway Health booth during these times:

April 10:

  • 5 – 8 p.m.– MVPs of LTC Reception Located in the Atrium of the Hyatt

April 11:

  • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.– Leah Killian-Smith – Purposeful Preparation for Phase 3
  • 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.– Expo/Lunch in Expo Hall
  • 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. – Social Hour and Networking Event Dueling Pianos

Schedule an appointment to connect with a Pathway Health expert.

Pathway Health leaders are traveling to many events in April for insights into the future of health care, in 2019 and beyond. Stay informed of their progress through social media and our blog.

 

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Data = Quality at Care Providers of Minnesota’ Webinar

Care Providers of Minnesota will host an online workshop titled, “Data = Quality,” to present the new regulations for publicly reported data in your long-term care facility. Pathway Health’s Karolee Alexander will work with webinar participants to teach how to use your facility’s data to improve quality and sustain high-level performance.

Objectives include:

  • Identify the correlation of marketplace quality perception linked to organizational data—creating a business case for success
  • Understand the impact of data on today’s healthcare organizations using readily available CMS reports (VBP, QRP, CASPER, and more!)
  • Describe three leadership tactics to create a winning data strategy for organization improvement and marketplace positioning

Register for the event here.

The webinar will take place April 10 from 10 – 11 a.m. See the official website for instructions on how to register or visit Care Providers of Minnesota.

 

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Culturally Competent and Trauma Informed with LeadingAge Wisconsin

Get exclusive training on cultural competence and trauma-informed care with the upcoming webinar from LeadingAge Wisconsin. Pathway Health’s Leah Killian-Smith presents the upcoming event, “Comprehensive Care Plan: Culturally Competent & Trauma-Informed,” to expand upon the role of trauma-informed care in your nursing facility.

The event takes place on April 9 starting at 10 a.m. and breaks down the importance of trauma-informed care in today’s long-term care (LTC) facilities.

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Fireside Training Courses in April

Pathway Health offers multiple opportunities to strengthen your education in April. Register now for the following Fireside Training classes:

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By striving to improve yourself and your colleagues, your facility grows the quality of its care and the effectiveness of its staff.

Explore the multiple options for furthering your education with Pathway Health on our Education page for more insight, expertise, and knowledge.

 

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Register for FREE Webinar on PDPM Need-to-Knows

Back by popular demand! Pathway Health’s exclusive, FREE webinars fill up in days! Secure your spot while it’s hot!

 

Pathway Health’s Karolee Alexander presents a special, FREE webinar on Patient-Driven Payment Model Solutions. The webinar, titled, “Patient-Driven Payment Model: What You Need to Know Now,” will provide participants with an overview of the new SNF Medicare payment classification system to be implemented in October 2019.

We will examine each new classification category and identify supporting documentation requirements. Attendees will gain insight into the following:

  • Review the PPS Final Rule
  • Describe the PDPM classification system case mix classification system
  • Identify the clinical PDPM components: PT and OT, SLP, Skilled Nursing and Non-therapy ancillary
  • Define three strategies to prepare for PDPM implementation

The FREE webinar will take place on April 25 starting at 1 p.m. CT/ 2 p.m. ET.

Attendance is limited to the first 500 registrants, so register early!

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FREE Infection Prevention and Control System Check Webinar!

Back by popular demand! The first session one was filled within three days and the evaluations included rave reviews!!

 

Pathway Health’s Susan LaGrange presents a special, FREE webinar on infection prevention and control. The webinar, titled, “Infection Prevention and Control System Check,” will provide participants with a one-hour, fast-paced presentation to walk you through key strategies to check your system for quality and compliance.

Infection Control continues to be one of the top deficiencies in the country. Whether you are an Infection Preventionist, Administrator, DON or Nurse Manager, you will gain insight into the following:

  • How to identify three key steps for daily oversight of the Infection Prevention and Control Program
  • Describe strategies to engage staff for compliance
  • Develop an audit system that involves employees from all levels of the organization for success!

The FREE webinar will take place on April 11 starting at 1 p.m. CT/ 2 p.m. ET.

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