Springfest (2 days/12 CE hours) St. Louis

Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/11/2017 - 05/12/2017
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Location
River City Casino

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Target Audience: NHA, RN, LPN, AD, OT, PT, RD/DTR, SW
CE Approved: NHA

Day 1

Live Your Life Well 

CE Approved: NHA (2 hours; Administrative)
Program: Registration 8:30 a.m., Program 9 – 11 a.m.

Purpose:  To offer ten evidence-based, practical tools to increase mental well-being and help individuals better cope with and manage everyday life, as well as, more serious crises and challenges.

Speaker: Connie Fisher, Director of Mental Health Promotion, Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri, St. Louis, Missouri

Combating Compassion Fatigue

CE Approved: NHA (2 hours; Administrative)
Program: 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., Lunch 12:15 – 1:15 p.m., Program resumes 1:15 – 2:15 p.m.

Purpose:  To learn to identify differences between burnout, vicarious trauma, caregiver stress, and compassion fatigue. This session looks at wellness as an ethical mandate for those in the helping professions and provides techniques for maintaining one’s mental health.

Speaker: Connie Fisher, Director of Mental Health Promotion, Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri, St. Louis, Missouri


Legal Update:  An Overview of the Rapidly Changing Employment Laws Over the Last Year

CE Approved: NHA (2 hours; Administrative)
Program:
2:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Purpose:  To discuss issues related to the FLSA, FMLA, ACA, and social media concerns related to employee management to name just a few.  Major decisions issued by the US Supreme Court and the Missouri courts that impact employment issues will also be discussed.

Speaker:  Ivan Schraeder, Attorney, The Lowenbaum Partnership, LLC, St. Louis, Missouri

 

Day 2

Wounds:  Focus on the Whole Wound Process, Not the Hole in the Process

CE Approved: NHA (3 hours; Patient Care)
Program:
Registration 8:30 a.m., Program 9 a.m.  – 12:15 p.m. (15 minute break), Lunch 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.

Purpose: Equip nursing staff the knowledge to process mapping a wound care program in their long-term care community.

Speaker: Martha Kelso, RN, HBOT Chief Executive Officer,  Wound Care Plus, LLC, Lee’s Summit, Missouri

Building an Effective Care Team: Proven Tips and Strategies for Managers

CE Approved: NHA (3 hours; Administrative)
Program:  1:15 – 4:30 p.m. (15 minute break)

Purpose: The purpose of this session is to provide managers best practices for hiring, building, and managing effecting care teams in long-term care.

Speaker: Angela Keeven, LMSW, LNHA, OwnLiving, LLC, St. Louis, Missouri

 

 

 

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