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TitleNADONA/LTC Infection Preventionist-Board Certified (IP-BC) Certification Review Course
TypeSeminar
LocationCrowne Plaza Lansing West
Address 925 S Creyts Rd.
Lansing, MI 48917
Sponsor
Dates 6/12/2017 to 6/12/2017
Time 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Notes/Description

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED

NADONA/LTC Infection Preventionist Board Certification Review Course: Preparation for the Nationally Recognized IP-BC Certification

A joint provided educational event with the Health Care Association of Michigan.

This course meets the new CMS requirements for Infection Preventionist training and satisfies CDC guideline requirements!

Registration is limited & required prior to May 26!!

The Michigan Chapter NADONA/LTC in exclusive partnership with the Health Care Association of Michigan (HCAM), is pleased to offer the only official national Infection Preventionist Board Certification Review Course for IP-BC Certification for skilled nursing/post-acute care clinical professionals to obtain their nationally recognized NADONA IP-BC certification. Completion of this course meets the new CMS requirements for Infection Preventionist training and satisfies CDC guideline requirements as well. This review course will provide health care professionals with evidence based resources and clinical recommendations for infection prevention and control for long-term care settings in preparation for obtaining this specialized certification.

This certification review course is recommended for long-term care/post-acute care nurses (including RN & LPNs).

Master Trainer:
Dr. J. Hudson Garrett, Jr., PhD, MSN, MPH, MBA, FNP-BC, PLNC, GDCN, VA-BC, IP-BC, CDONA, FACDONA
This certification preparation course is facilitated by Dr. J. Hudson Garrett Jr., Chief Clinical Officer, Master Trainer and Editor-in-Chief of The Director, for NADONA/LTC.

Dr. Garrett will be featured as the opening keynote presenter at this year’s Michigan Chapter NADONA/LTC Annual Convocation & Expo on October 18-20 in Mount Pleasant, MI.

Continuing Education:
This educational program will provide participants the opportunity to earn up to 8 nurse contact hours.
HCAM is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Course Registration Inclusions:
• Electronic Course Handbook
• Electronic Infection Prevention Guidelines Handbook ($100 value)
• Electronic Certification Candidate Handbook
• $50 discount off the NADONA/LTC Infection Prevention Certification Exam fee
• Light continental breakfast, refreshments & luncheon
• Opportunity to earn up to 8 nurse contact hours
• Note: Certification Exam fee is NOT included

Certification Exam:
Once a healthcare professional has completed this certification preparation course, they will need to complete and pass the online NADONA/LTC Infection Prevention Certification Exam in order to obtain IP-BC certification. Only health care professionals may take this exam to become IP-BC certified. The cost of this exam is NOT included in the course registration rate and is the direct responsibility of the individual.

The NADONA/LTC IP-BC exam fees are as follows:
• NADONA/LTC Member Exam Fee: $145 per person (includes $50 discount)
• Non-Member Exam Fee: $300 per person (includes $50 discount)

Please Note: Registration rates are based on an individual’s membership to NADONA/LTC; membership will be verified for all participants who indicate the discounted NADONA/LTC member rate. If you are NOT currently a NADONA/LTC member and would like to take advantage of the member discounted registration rate, please be sure to sign-up for membership by submitting the included NADONA/LTC Membership Application directly to NADONA/LTC.

If you are unsure if you are a NADONA/LTC member or not, please contact NADONA/LTC at 800.222.0539 or by email at membership@nadona.org.

To register now:
Complete the form below & submit with
payment by fax to (517) 627-3016 or by mail to
HCAM • 7413 Westshire Dr., Lansing, MI 48917

Course Registration Rate:
$325 for NADONA Members *NADONA membership will be verified!*
$425 for Non-Members
(2 yr. membership to MI-NADONA/LTC is only $220!)

HCAM Registration Policies:
Registration

Please utilize this form to register for the Michigan Chapter NADONA/LTC IP-BC Certification Program. Completed forms should be mailed or faxed to the address listed above.
Event Confirmation
After your registration form has been processed, an event confirmation will be emailed to your attention. Please be sure to include a current email address on this form. If you do not receive a confirmation within 14 business days of submitting your registration form to our office, please contact Kisti Boatright via e-mail at KistiBoatright@hcam.org.
Payment & Applicable Rate
Membership will be verified for all registrations indicating MI-NADONA membership status. All registration fees are due at the time of registration. We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover. We will also accept a check or money order payable to HCAM.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
All refund requests must be made in writing by e-mail to the attention of Kisti Boatright at KistiBoatright@hcam.org. Telephone cancellations will NOT be accepted. Individual registration fees, less a 25% processing fee, will be refunded for cancellations received in writing prior to May 26. Cancellations received after May 26 and no-show registrants, will not receive a refund nor a credit to a future program. In the event a participant is unable to complete the review course and/or unable to pass the certification exam for IP-BC certification, a refund and/or credit for paid registration rates or exam fees will NOT be provided.
Substitutions
Individuals registered to attend this program, but unable to participate, may send an alternate in their place. Please contact Kisti Boatright via e-mail at KistiBoatright@hcam.org with the first and last name, title and facility/company of both you and your substitute to process this request.
Dietary Restrictions/Special Accommodations
Individuals with special dietary restrictions or who require special accommodations to fully participate in this program, should contact HCAM in writing by e-mail to KistiBoatright@hcam.org no later than May 26, detailing their need.
Questions
Should you have questions, please contact Kisti Boatright by phone at (517) 622-6194 or by e-mail at KistiBoatright@hcam.org.

Available Spaces
NHA Credits8
NHA Approval Num.
Fees $325.00 - NADONA Members
$425.00 - Non-NADONA Members

Document Bin

  Uploaded Description File
3/1/2017 NADONA Membership Application .pdf (229KB)
5/30/2017 MI-NADONA IP-BC Course Registration Brochure .pdf (794KB)
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