National Assisted Living Week®
September 7 – 13, 2014: The National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) has announced the theme “The Magic of Music” for National Assisted Living Week. Visit www.nalw.org.
45th Annual LeadingAge Missouri Conference
The 45th Annual Conference will be held September 10 – 12, 2014 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel in St. Louis, Mo. Visit LeadingAge Missouri at http://www.leadingagemissouri.org/?page=2014AnnualConference.
2014 Annual Long-Term Care Provider Meetings
Sponsored by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Section for Long-Term Care Regulation.
Coming to a location near you:
September 17, 2014: Region 7 – St Louis
September 19, 2014: Region 1 – Springfield
September 22, 2014: Region 5 – Hannibal
September 26, 2014: Region 2 – Cape Girardeau
September 29, 2014: Region 3 – Kansas City
September 30, 2014: Region 4 – St Joseph
October 2, 2014: Region 6 – Jefferson City
Registration is not required. Please view the flyer here: 2014 Annual Provider Meetings Save the Date.
The DON Institute: Essential Tools for the Director of Nursing in Long Term Care
September 23 – 24, 2014: Get ready for an energetic and eye-opening conference that will get you charged up! Whether you are a new DON or a seasoned one, this conference is for you. Please view the brochure here: MLN DON Institute 2014, or visit the Missouri League for Nursing (MLN) at www.mlnmonursing.org/DON%20Conference.
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 www.theconsumervoice.org/events/residents-rights-month-2014.
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 www.ahcancal.org or www.eventscribe.com/2014/ahcancal/.