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"REALLY READY TOO!" 2009

 


"REALLY READY TOO!"
DAY ONE

 


"REALLY READY TOO!"
DAY TWO

  8:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  |  WELCOME

Conference Welcome and Opening Remarks
Francis Foy, Chair, California Association of Health Facilities
Jim Gomez, CEO/President, CAHF

Update from the California Department of Public Health
(No Presentation to Download)
Betsey Lyman, Deputy Director, CDPH-EPO

8:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  |  GENERAL SESSION

"Texas Disaster Response: Chance Favors the
Prepared Mind" (Download Presentation)
Tim Graves, CEO/President, Texas Health Care Association

10:30 a.m. – Noon  |  GENERAL SESSION

Introduction to the Nursing Home Incident Command System (NHICS)
An introduction to NHICS. The Incident Command System (ICS) is part of emergency management at many levels (federal, state and local) and it is the basis for the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and California's State Emergency Management System (SEMS). 
(Download Presentation)
Craig DeAtley, Co-Executive Dir., HICS Center for
Education & Training
Ann Potter, RN, CEM, HICS Advisory Board Member

Noon – 1:30 p.m.  |  LUNCHEON PRESENTATION

The Big Uneasy – Documentary Film by B&F Consulting
(Download Documentary Handout)

1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  |  BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Emergency Communications for Long-Term Care

What communication systems will you depend upon in a disaster?
Will they work? What else is available?
(No Presentation to Download)
David Coursey, Technology Journalist,
David Coursey Consulting

The ABCs of Disaster Planning
The critical elements of all-hazard Emergency Operation Planning, including hazard vulnerability analysis. (Download Presentation)
Jocelyn Montgomery, RN, PHN,
Director of Clinical Affairs, CAHF
Mitch Saruwatari, Vice President, Quality and Compliance, LiveProcess
 
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  |  GENERAL SESSION

Pandemic Influenza: Novel Virus / Planned Approach
Critical information to assist Long-Term Care facilities in preparing for pandemic influenza including CAHF's Model Respiratory Protection Program (MRPP)
Mike Ciraolo, Consultant, Ciraolo Consulting, LLC
(
Download Presentation)
Ashby Wolfe, MD, MPP, MPH, Family Physician,
UCD Medical Center
(Download Presentation)


 

8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.  |  GENERAL SESSION

Working with Regulatory Agencies for Better Preparedness
Disaster preparedness, response and recovery information from California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Licensing and Certification (L&C) and the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD)
(Download Presentation)
Brian Coppock, Regional Compliance Officer,
Central Region, OSHPD
Dan Kotyk, Chief, Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response Section, L&C Program

8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  |   BREAKOUT SESSIONS  

The Evacuation Experience
Find out firsthand what it is like to be part of an evacuation. Learn what it takes to successfully manage an emergency involving your facility. (Download Presentation)
Phil Cook, Disaster Medical Health Specialist,
San Joaquin County, EMS Agency
Pam Eiszele, Administrator, SnF Management, Inc.
David Hibarger, Administrator, Santa Barbara
Convalescent Hospital

Implementing NHICS in Your Facility
Facilitated workshop to implement the Nursing Home Incident Command System in your facility.  Learn how to train others in your facility in using this new tool in disaster response
(Download Presentation)  |  (Download Training Materials)
Craig DeAtley, Co-Executive Director, HICS Center for Education & Training, IPHER
Ann Potter, RN, CEM, HICS Advisory Board Member

10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.  |  BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Disaster Reimbursement for Long-Term Care
Learn the ins and outs of disaster reimbursement in the state and federal levels. (Download Presentation)
Darryl Nixon, Director of Reimbursement, CAHF
Joyce Davis, RN, N.E. IV, Field Office Administrator,
Dept. of Health Care Services, Utilization Mgmt. Division, Southern Operations Division, San Bernardino Field Office
Janice Zalen, Sr. Director of Special Programs, AHCA

Implementing NHICS in Your Facility
(Download presentation under the 8:45 - 10:00 a.m. slot)

11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  |  LUNCHEON PRESENTATION

The Story of St. Rita's Nursing Home
Robert Abrams, CEO, MyZiva and Author of
"Watered Down Truth"

(No Presentation to Download) 

1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.  |  BREAKOUT SESSIONS

County/Provider Partnerships
Outstanding examples in provider/response partner collaboration
Scott Tarde, Executive Director, The Remington Club in Rancho Bernardo
(Download Presentation)
Ann Baechler, RN, PHN, MSN, Sonoma County
Dept. of Health
(Download Presentation)
Lori Cooper, Administrator, Stonebrook Healthcare Center

(Download Presentation)

Implementing NHICS in Your Facility
(Download presentation under the 8:45 - 10:00 a.m. slot)

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  |  BREAKOUT SESSIONS

I Can Do What? With What?
The basics of personal preparedness/useful ideas for emergency planning, equipment and supplies for your home, car, and work (Download Presentation)
Steve Johnston, MEP, Emergency Preparedness Specialist, Ventura County Public Health

Implementing NHICS in Your Facility
(Download presentation under the 8:45 - 10:00 a.m. slot)

 

 

2009 "REALLY READY TOO!" CONFERENCE


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