May 2, 2014: LeadingAge Missouri invites you to their first Technology Summit. This event will focus on innovations in technology and new trends to help create better experiences for seniors and the professionals who care for them. Please visit www.leadingagemissouri.org/?page=TechnologySummit.
The Missouri Association of Area Agencies on Aging (MA4) has issued a Call for Presentations for the Annual Show Me Summit on Aging and Health, August 26 – 28, 2014. The theme for this year’s summit is It’s All About Aging. MA4 invites you to submit a proposal to speak at the Summit. Submissions are due by February 28, 2014. Please visit the website at www.ma4web.org/announcements/spnsor-and-exhibotr-information-for-summit-on-aging-and-health-2014.
A Certificate Program offered by the University of Missouri to strengthen the RN-NHA Leadership Connection for Better Outcomes in Long-Term Care
April 2014 – October 2014: Kansas City and Springfield
The next MU Leadership Development Academy for Nurse Leaders and Nursing Home Administrators in Long Term Care starts in April. Long-term care can be challenging, but the Academy will help you better manage daily crises and get the most out of your employees, all while earning over 40 hours of CE credit. The Academy has been proven to increase leadership skills and improve confidence, which will help to create a working environment that encourages teamwork and quality improvement. Registration is open – please visit http://nursingoutreach.missouri.edu.
April 13 – 15, 2014: Ever Upward with MALA
Please visit the Missouri Assisted Living Association (MALA) at www.malarcf.org.
February 26, 2014: Presentation topics include the critical role of both state and federal surveyors in the implementation of the partnership, the importance of leadership, and the correlation between proper pain assessment and antipsychotic medication use. A question and answer session will follow.
These calls are free of charge. Registration is required. For detailed information, please visit CMS at www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Outreach/NPC/National-Provider-Calls-and-Events.html, or register at www.eventsvc.com/blhtechnologies/register/f32af1b2-3be3-4015-bd0f-3a7f529a867b.