The Survey Boot Camp will be held at the Hotel Murano in Tacoma. WHCA has negotiated a rate of $159 per night, plus applicable taxes. To reserve your room for the Survey Boot Camp, please contact the hotel directly.
Day One, September 6, of the workshop will provide a track for assisted living and a track for skilled nursing facilities focused on survey preparedness. Presenters will cover how to prepare for a survey, what to do during a survey, and what to do once a survey has been completed. The day will finish off with a general session on building an effective relationship with your survey team.
Hotel Murano 1320 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402 www.hotelmuranotacoma.com Telephone: (253) 238-8000
PRICING Registration includes handout materials, CEUs, morning and afternoon refreshments each day, and lunch each day. Assisted Living/Skilled Nursing Day 1 Only Member: $129 | Non-member: $258
Day Two, September 7, will focus specifically on the latest information on the CMS emergency preparedness rules going into effect in November. Presenters will outline developing an “all-hazards” approach to your emergency plan as well as setting up an incident command system. The afternoon session will feature an emergency table top exercise that will allow attendees to work collaboratively in managing an emergency situation.
Skilled Nursing Day 2 Only Member: $129 | Non-member: $258
Both days will feature expert presenters including: Steve Wilder, Elena Madrid, Stan Szpytek, Lori Heiner, Carin Marney, Jonathon Bashford, and others.
Skilled Nursing Full Conference Package Member: $229| Non-member: $458
SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE
CONTINUING EDUCATION This course is approved by the Department of Social and Health Services for 7 continuing education units for assisted living professionals. This course grants up to 13 continuing education units and meets the requirements of Chapter 246-843-130 WAC for continuing education for skilled nursing professionals.
CANCELLATION POLICY Cancellations made in writing on or before August 31, 2017, are subject to a $25 cancellation fee per person. Cancellations made after August 31, 2017, are completely non-refundable. Substitutions requested in writing are welcome.
Day 1 (AL & SNF Tracks): September 6, 2017 8:00 AM 8:30 AM 10:00 AM 10:15 AM 11:45 AM 12:30 PM 2:00 PM 2:15 PM 4:00 PM 5:00 PM
Registration The Culture of Survey Preparedness Break The Survey Team is in the Building—Now What? Lunch The Survey Team Exits—And Then... Break Survey Follow-Up and Response (IDR, IIDR, Hearings) General Session: Building Relationships with Your Survey Team Course Adjourns
Day 2 (SNF Only): September 7, 2017
8:30 AM 9:00 AM 10:45 AM 11:00 AM 12:00 PM 1:00 PM 2:15 PM 2:30 PM 4:00 PM
Registration Course Begins Break Course Resumes Lunch Course Resumes Break Course Resumes Course Adjourns
COURSE FACULTY Jonathon Bashford, Attorney, is an Associate with Lane Powell PC in Seattle. His practice focuses on regulatory advice and litigation on behalf of long term care providers including skilled nursing facilities, assisted and independent living facilities, and other clients in the health care sector. Prior to joining Lane Powell, Jonathon was an Assistant Attorney General for the Social and Health Services Division of the Washington State Attorney General’s Office. He has extensive experience in Medicaid state plan and waiver programs, administrative procedure, state rulemaking, regulatory enforcement, licensing, compliance, complex litigation, and appeals. He also practices in the areas of health care facility certificates of need, the Americans with Disabilities Act, guardianships and estates, HIPAA, administrative procedure, and public records. Lori Heiner, RN, MN, is directly responsible for supporting WHCA member assisted living providers thro