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TitleMDS: The Continuous Link to Person Centered Care, Quality & Reimbursement
LocationPinecrest Medical Care Facility (Upper Peninsula)
Address N15995 Main St.
Powers, MI 49874
Dates 8/15/2018 to 8/16/2018
Time 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

The purpose of this training is to provide an in-depth examination of how the MDS is the heart and voice of the residents we serve and how the MDS drives person centered care planning, quality measures, the 5-Star rating and optimal reimbursement.

Target Audience
This program is designed for long-term care MDS RN coordinators, facility administrators and other interdisciplinary staff involved in the facility based MDS 3.0 process.

Continuing Education
This program will provide participants the opportunity to earn up to (6) six contact hours per day for up to (12) twelve total for nurses and Licensed Nursing Home Administrators by the Michigan Board of Nursing Home Administrators.

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.

Learning Outcome
This training will provide the learner with a better understanding of how each section of the MDS impacts care planning, quality measure, the facility’s 5-Star rating as well as the Prospective Payment System that drives reimbursement. The learner will be able to understand the impact of accurate coding and how to implement care planning and quality decision-making that will drive improved care delivery and reimbursement processes.

Wednesday, August 15th: Overview of the MDS & Coding Elements

8:30—9:00 am Registration
9:00 am Education Begins
12:00—1:00 pm Lunch on Your Own
1:00 pm Education Resumes
4:00 pm Education Concludes

Thursday, August 16th: Improving Care Delivery

8:30—9:00 am Registration
9:00 am Education Begins
12:00—1:00 pm Lunch on Your Own
1:00 pm Education Resumes
4:00 pm Education Concludes

*Times are indicated in CST*

Melanie Flachs, Peplinski Group
Deborah Heath, Linchpin Quality Solutions Program Location

Program Location
This program will be held at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility located at N15995 Main St, Powers, MI 49874 in the Upper Peninsula.

Registration required by July 27th

Two-day & single day registration packages available

Registration Inclusions:
Registration includes education, handouts, continental breakfast, lunch & refreshments.

To register now, please complete this form and submit with payment by fax to (517) 627-3016 or by mail to: HCAM, 7413 Westshire Dr., Lansing, MI 48917

Please utilize this form to register for the 2018 HCAM MDS Program in the Upper Peninsula. 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
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. Incorrect rates will be adjusted to reflect the correct applicable rate and automatically charged accordingly. Should you have questions in regard to your applicable rate, please contact Meggen Galbreath, Finance Specialist, by phone at (517) 622-6188.
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 July 13. Cancellations received after July 13 and no-show registrants, will not receive a refund nor a credit to a future program.
Individuals registered to attend this program, but unable to attend, 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 July 13, detailing their need.
Consent to Use of Photographic Images
Registration and attendance at, or participating in, HCAM events and/or activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to HCAM’s use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes of such events and activities.
Should you have questions, please contact Kisti Boatright, HCAM Education Assistant, by phone at (517) 622-6194 or by e-mail at KistiBoatright@hcam.org.

Available Spaces
Fees $399.00 - Early Bird Member Rate (on or before June 22) - BOTH DAYS
$425.00 - Standard Member Rate (after June 22) - BOTH DAYS
$599.00 - Non-Member Rate - BOTH DAYS
$249.00 - Early Bird Member Rate (on or before June 22) - Aug. 15 ONLY
$275.00 - Standard Member Rate (after June 22) - Aug. 15 ONLY
$449.00 - Non-Member Rate - Aug. 15 ONLY
$249.00 - Early Bird Member Rate (on or before June 22) - Aug. 16 ONLY
$275.00 - Standard Member Rate (after June 22) - Aug. 16 ONLY
$449.00 - Non-Member Rate - Aug. 16 ONLY

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