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2014 Annual Long-Term Care Provider Meetings

This program has been approved by the Missouri Board of Nursing Home Administrators for 3.0 (A) administrative hours!

Upcoming dates and locations:
September 29, 2014:  Region 3 – Kansas City
September 30, 2014:  Region 4 – St. Joseph
October 2, 2014:  Region 6 – Jefferson City

To view the updated flyer click here.  All other handouts are below.

Culture Change
ELDA Region 1
ELDA Region 2 and 7
ELDA Region 3
ELDA Region 5
ELDA Region 6
Improving Dementia Care – Antipsychotic Reduction
Root Cause
PCC Tip #1


Dementia CPG for Prescribers and Non-Prescribers

AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine presents a free 5-hour professional development course focusing on the overall quality of care given to persons with dementia.  Please visit for more information and registration.


Guardianship Dealing With The Tough Issues

September 30, 2014:  Springfield, Mo.

Please view the brochure here: MANHA – Guardianship Dealing With The Tough Issues or visit the Missouri Association of Nursing Home Administrators (MANHA) at for more information.


Missouri League for Nursing One-Day Workshops

Developing a Safety Culture in Long-Term Care
October 8, 2014:  Hannibal, Mo.
November 13, 2014:  St. Louis, Mo.

Management of Depression in a Long-Term Continuum
October 8, 2014:  Springfield, Mo.
October 15, 2014:  St. Louis, Mo.
November 5, 2014:  Kirksville, Mo.

Mental Health First Aid in the Long-Term Care Setting
October 21, 2014:  Macon, Mo.
October 22, 2014:  Jefferson City, Mo.
November 5, 2014:  Poplar Bluff, Mo.
November 6, 2014:  St. Louis, Mo.

Visit for more information and to register.


October is National Residents’ Rights Month

The theme for Residents’ Rights Month 2014 is, “Better Staffing: The Key to Better Care” with the goal of encouraging residents and others to be educated about staffing and long-term care.  Each year, the Consumer Voice develops a packet to help you plan your Residents’ Rights events.  The packet is completely downloadable and features ready-to-use items, including promotional materials, activities to celebrate Residents’ Rights Month, training tools and resources.  Visit


Accelerating Antipsychotic Reduction While Improving Quality of Life With Personalized Music

October 2, 2014:  Noon – 1:00 p.m. CT

This is a FREE webinar, presented by Dan Cohen, MSW, Executive Director, Music & Memory, to learn how music benefits and reduces the need for antipsychotic medications for those with dementia.  For more information, please visit and to register.


Utilizing Process Improvement (QAPI) to Avoid a Missouri Top Ten Deficiency Part 2

This seminar puts the process improvement portion to work utilizing case studies based on MO 2013 top 10 deficiencies.

October 3, 2014: Macon, Mo.
October 7, 2014: Springfield, Mo.
October 8, 2014: Blue Springs, Mo.
October 14, 2014: St. Charles, Mo.

Please view the flyer here: MANHA – Utilizing Process Improvement QAPI Part 2.
Visit the Missouri Association of Nursing Home Administrators at


65th Annual AHCA/NCAL Convention & Expo

October 5 – 8, 2014: Registration is now open for the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living Annual Convention & Expo in Washington D.C.  Visit or


Activity Director Training Program

October 6 – 10, 2014: Jefferson City, Mo.
View the brochure at MANHA – Activity Director or visit the Missouri Association of Nursing Home Administrators (MANHA) at


RAI Process & Medicare from Start to Finish Workshops

October 7 – 8, 2014:  RAI Process from Start to Finish
November 12, 2014:  Medicare from Start to Finish
Please visit the Missouri League for Nursing at


Missouri League for Nursing FallFest

October 9 – 10, 2014:  Cape Girardeau, Mo.
October 21 – 22, 2014:  Kansas City, Mo.
October 23 – 24, 2014:  St. Louis, Mo.
November 13 – 14, 2014:  Columbia, Mo.
Visit for more information and to register.


LTCEA Annual Fall Festival

October 10, 2014:  Location: Christian Northeast Hospital, St. Louis, Mo.
View the brochure at LTCEA Fall Fest 2014.  For more information, please visit the Long Term Care Educators Association (LTCEA) at


Missouri Assisted Living Association’s Annual Fall Conference

October 12 – 14, 2014:  Cruising to Smooth Seas with MALA
Location:  Camden on the Lake, Lake of the Ozarks, Mo.
Visit for more information.


The Pivotal Role of Nurses in Assuring Quality and Person-Directed Care

This webinar series introduces evidence-based framework including person-directed care principles targeting current issues for residents living with dementia.

October 21, 2014: Preventing Hospitalizations of Nursing Home Residents-Focus on the role of the Nurse November 20, 2014: Eliminating the Use of Antipsychotic Medications- It Can’t BE Done Without Professional Nurses December 11, 2014: Teamwork: Nurses and Nursing Assistants Working Together to Provide Person-Centered Care

Please visit for more information about this webinar series.


Social Service Designee Training Course

November 3 – 7, 2014:  Jefferson City, Mo.
View the brochure at MANHA – Social Service DesigneeVisit the Missouri Association of Nursing Home Administrators (MANHA) at


MU Leadership Development Academy

November 2014 – May 2015
A professional development program for Nurse Leaders and Nursing Home Administrators in Long Term Care offered over a 7-month period.
View the brochure at MU Leadership Development or visit for more information.