Spring Leadership FAQ

General Attendee FAQ

 

COVID-19 Related Health & Safety Protocols Registration Policies Continuing Education

Final determination of contact hours will be published on the website.

NHA:

The Health Care Association of Michigan is a Certified Sponsor of continuing education with the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB).

  • Live In-Person: This program has been submitted but not yet approved for Continuing Education for 10 total participant hours from NAB/NCERS.
  • Live Virtual: This program has been submitted but not yet approved for Continuing Education for 10 total participant hours from NAB/NCERS.
  • On-Demand: This program has been submitted but not yet approved for Continuing Education for 13.5 total participant hours from NAB/NCERS.

AFC & CALD:

  • Live In-Person: This continuing education activity is appropriate for adult foster care providers and certified assisted living directors for a recommended maximum of 10 clock hours of professional development for live courses.
  • Live Virtual: This continuing education activity is appropriate for adult foster care providers and certified assisted living directors for a recommended maximum of 10 clock hours of professional development for live courses.
  • On-Demand: This continuing education activity is appropriate for adult foster care providers and certified assisted living directors for a recommended maximum of 11 clock hours of professional development for live courses.

RN: Nurse participants may also earn up to 13.5 nurse education contact hours. Health Care Association of Michigan is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Target Audience
This conference is designed for executive-level leadership including facility/community owners, corporate-level consultants (CEO, CFO, COO, etc.), regional directors, administrators, executive directors, directors of nursing, nurse managers, directors of finance and other long-term care and/or assisted living management personnel (including homes for the aged, adult foster care and other independent and supportive living settings).

CE Reporting:  HCAM/MCAL will need 30 days after the event conclusion to compile and process all attendance data. Once the data is compiled, certificates will be available to access. Certificate questions should be directed to Mary Gettel. Session attendance for administrators will be reported to NAB using their NAB Registry ID. NAB Registry IDs MUST be submitted during the registration process.

Requirements of Participation:

  1. Attendance is being strictly monitored. Attendees must participate in the entire session in order to earn credit.
    1. To receive contact hours for in-person participation, you must attend the entire session and be scanned in and out of the session via the bar code on your name badge. Missed scans will result in no credit.
    2. To receive contact hours for live virtual participation, you must attend the entire session. Additionally, the virtual conference platform will show a pop-up every 10 minutes that must be clicked to confirm you are still actively engaged in the session.
      You MUST exit each session and re-enter a new session from the virtual lobby.
    3. To receive contact hours for on-demand participation in sessions, you must attend the entire session and complete the post-test with a passing score of 85% within 10 days following the conference. Additionally, the virtual conference platform will show a pop-up every 10 minutes you are watching the recording that must be clicked to confirm you are still actively engaged in the session.
  2. Participating in two sessions simultaneously in the virtual platform will result in disqualification from earning any and all CE for the entire event.
  3. The maximum number of credits that may be earned in one 24-hour period is limited to eight (8) credit hours. This includes both live and on-demand sessions.
  4. The conference evaluation must be completed in order to earn your certificate of completion.
  5. Attendees caught cheating or violating our attendance policies will not receive credit for the remainder of the conference.
Venue & Lodging

Motor City Casino Hotel
HCAM secured a discounted group rate at Motor City Casino Hotel of $169++ per night if booked prior to March 6. Parking is complimentary at Motor City. Room availability and/or the discounted group rate is NOT guaranteed. There are a limited number of rooms available. To reserve your room now:

  1. Call the hotel directly at (313) 237-7711 and reference the Health Care Association of Michigan Leadership Conference
  2. Go to the hotel website, www.motorcitycasino.com, click on book a room and use the group code 032623HCAM
  3. Follow this link: https://booking.motorcitycasino.com?package=032623HCAM
    1. Confirm the check in and check out date, adjust if needed.
    2. Click “check availability”
    3. Select room type desire and click “Book Now”
Disclosures

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT:

The following commercial interest organizations have provided sponsorship of this conference and in no way have taken part in, influenced or biased the content of the continuing education activities:

  • HPSI
  • All Med Medical Supply
  • CareLinc Medical
  • HomeTown Pharmacy LTC
  • Synchrony Health Services

The following non-commercial interest organizations have provided sponsorship of this conference and in no way have taken part in, influenced or biased the content of the continuing education activities:

  • Plante Moran
  • Residential Home Health & Hospice
  • Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook
Nurse Education Committee

Primary Nurse Planner:

 

Carole Stacy, MSN, MA, RN – HCAM Nurse Consultant
Carole Stacy has disclosed that she has no relevant biasing relationship of a financial, professional, personal or commercial interest.

 

Nurse Planners:

 

Shari Carson, RN, BSN, LNHA, CDP, CDON, CIC – Regional Clinical Coordinator for Ciena Healthcare

Shari Carson has disclosed that she has no relevant biasing relationship of a financial, professional, personal or commercial interest.

 

Marie Patrick, RN, BSN, LNHA – Administrator for Holt Senior Care and Rehab

Marie Patrick has disclosed that she has no relevant biasing relationship of a financial, professional, personal or commercial interest.

 

Bonnie Vanderkarr, RN, BSN – Corporate Clinical Educator for Ciena Healthcare

Bonnie Vanderkarr has disclosed that she has no relevant biasing relationship of a financial, professional, personal or commercial interest.

 

Activity Planners:

 

Vickie Burlew, RN, ADNS, LNHA – Health Care Consultant and Educator for Rolf Consulting and Lebenbom & Rothman PC

Vickie Burlew has disclosed that she has no relevant biasing relationship of a financial, professional, personal or commercial interest.

 

The HCAM NEC is committed to ensuring all educational activities include only evidence-based content and that all activities are presented in a balanced manner and bias-free. If you feel that the educational activity was presented in a manner that violated these principles, please contact a member of the NEC immediately. Should you have a question regarding relationships with commercial interests, please contact the HCAM office or an HCAM staff member during the program.

 

 

 

 

Questions?

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Mary Gettel,
Director of Education

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Liv Hagerman,
Education Specialist

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