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Aug 21, 2019 | CE 6.00 | Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
Home Care Executive Briefing is organized by Joint Commission Resources (JCR) and will be held on Aug 21, 2019 at The Joint Commission Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, United States of America. Who Should Attend? Any healthcare professional that is seasoned and accredited by Joint Commission’s accreditation standards related to Home Care! This may include, but not limited to administrators, clinical leadership, managers, and others in the role of RNs, including RNs in Nursing Homes, Pharmacists, Social Workers, Physical Therapists, Respiratory Therapists, and Medical Directors. And, you may find yourself working in: Home Care, Hospice, Long-Term Care (LTC) Pharmacies, Specialty Pharmacies, Home Infusion, Free Standing Ambulatory Pharmacies, Private Duty, Personal Care, Companions, Complex Rehabilitation, Oxygen Therapy Providers, Health Systems, Home Medical Equipment, and DMEPOS. Description: Joint Commission Enterprise understands the unique challenges that Home Care organizations are facing in today’s evolving health care system. This one-day program helps to address organizational challenges, and changes in the continuum of care by leveraging their Joint Commissions’ accreditation in home care! Please join this annual offering! Information presented, from expert leaders and Joint Commission surveyors, is given for you to walk away with practical solutions and best practices. Attendees will hear relevant topics and tips related to the accredited standards by Joint Commission that cover these areas, such as: Home Health, Hospice, Durable Medical Equipment, and Pharmacy. Program Objectives: At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to: • Recall key updates with The Joint Commission’s home care accreditation’s processes. • List the top challenging issues within home care accreditation. • Discuss the implications associated with hot topics and trends in home care accreditation. • Identify resources, tips, and strategies that can be used to improve and sustain patient safety and quality in home care accreditation. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 12 - 14, 2019 | Contact Ho 16.75 | USD $450 | Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
ICHP 2019 Annual Meeting is organized by Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists (ICHP) and will be held from Sep 12 - 14, 2019 at Drury Lane Theatre and Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, United States of America. Target Audience: Health-system pharmacists and pharmacy technicians; pharmacy students. Accreditation: The Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The 2019 ICHP Annual Meeting will offer a maximum of 16.75 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education in states that recognize ACPE providers (15.5 contact hours from ICHP; 1.25 contact hours from TBA). Education sessions will be offered for CPE credit: • Pharmacist registrants may earn up to an estimated 16.75 contact hours (1.675 CEUs) • Pharmacy technician registrants may earn up to an estimated 15.25 contact hours (1.525 CEUs). Description: You will experience a variety of educational topics, as well as networking and social events, with fellow pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy students, and pharmacy industry. Some highlights of this year’s meeting include an ICHP networking lunch on Thursday where you may sit at the topic table of your choice (for example, new practitioners, pharmacy technicians, medication safety, leadership/ management, ambulatory care, pharmacy practice and academia) to discuss with others the challenges and issues you face. In addition, on Thursday evening the New Practitioners Network and PAC will host a reception event - everyone is welcome to attend for light hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Education sessions will include leadership and clinical skills, multiple perspectives on the opioid crisis, as well as technician, management, technology and ambulatory care specific sessions with a revamped students’ professional development panel - all designed to support you on your journey toward impacting patient care. Our Annual Meeting regular events are also back with the Town Hall Lunch (share relevant challenges and solutions), the Awards Luncheon (recognize the achievements of your fellow professionals!), and the Exhibit sessions (learn about the latest advances from industry representatives). Learning Objectives: • Review patient safety initiatives and their impact. • Explain various aspects of the opioid crisis. • Discuss management issues impacting daily practice. • Outline evidence-based medicine practices related to various disease states in both ambulatory care and inpatient services. • Examine the benefits of technology in the workplace. • List different changes impacting pharmacy practice for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in the near future.
Sep 25, 2019 | CME 6.75 | Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
Hospital Executive Briefing is organized by Joint Commission Resources (JCR) and will be held on Sep 25, 2019 at The Joint Commission Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, United States of America. Accreditation: ACCME: 6.75 ACHE: 6.75 ACPE: 6.75 ANCC: 6.75 CA Board of Registered Nursing: 6.75 CJCP: 6.75 Who Should Attend: If you are responsible for guiding the 2018 accreditation efforts of your team, your department, or your entire hospital, then Joint Commission Resources’ Hospital Executive Briefing is a must-attend event. • Accreditation professionals • Medical directors and nursing leaders • Performance improvement and risk managers • Quality managers and directors • C-suite and vice presidents • Patient safety officers and regulatory compliance specialists What You Will Learn: Every year presents hospitals with new obstacles and opportunities. Experts from The Joint Commission will show you what’s coming and help prepare you for a compliant, successful 2020.
Sep 26, 2019 | USD $599 | Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
Hospital CMS Update is organized by Joint Commission Resources (JCR) and will be held on Sep 26, 2019 at The Joint Commission Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, United States of America. Who Should Attend: Any healthcare related professional interested in Medicare’s Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for hospitals! Program is designed for the advanced beginner to an expert who works on the Center’s for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) processes and findings. Your role title or job responsibilities may be connected, but not limited to administrators, clinical leadership, managers, physicians, etc. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 01 - 02, 2019 | CME 13.50 | USD $961 | Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
Home Care Accreditation Essentials is organized by Joint Commission Resources (JCR) and will be held from Oct 01 - 02, 2019 at The Joint Commission Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, United States of America. Who Should Attend: This two-day seminar is targeted for Home Care professionals who are new to accreditation or to a greater role in compliance activities, such as a supervisor that has become a Director of Quality Improvement. Additional roles that may benefit are: RNs, MDs, Accreditation / Survey Managers, Supervisor, Patient Safety Officers, Pharmacists, Social Workers, Physical Therapists, Respiratory Therapists, Administrators, and Medical Directors. Accreditation: ACCME: 13.50 CME - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). ANCC: 13.50 CE ACPE: 13.50 CE ACHE: 13.50 CE Description: This two-day strategy-based seminar is designed to provide you with practical solutions and implementation tips that can be adapted and applied to your organization using Joint Commission’s home care requirements. Program Objectives At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to: • Identify and manage risk points in The Joint Commission’s (TJC) standards and survey processes related to your organization’s ongoing survey readiness activities. • Describe unique aspects of your organization’s service line(s) for your organization’s home care accreditation, including the focus on safety culture. • Recall at least two of The Joint Commission’s National Patient Safety Goals. • Implement strategies and compliance tips for home care accreditation standards, including challenging standards, in your home care organization.
Oct 03, 2019 | USD $779 | Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
Orthopedic Certification Course is organized by Joint Commission Resources (JCR) and will be held on Oct 03, 2019 at The Joint Commission Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, United States of America. Who Should Attend: Orthopedic surgeon(s); anesthesiologist or certified registered nurse anesthetist; nursing staff caring for the total hip and total knee replacement patient; pharmacist; discharge planner or nurse case manager; physical therapist; physician assistant(s); advanced practice registered nurse(s); occupational therapist; rehabilitation services (inpatient or outpatient); Ambulatory Surgery Center professionals; and payors Description: This one day program is designed for professionals that are responsible for coordinating or implementing an orthopedic certification program in their health care organization. During this interactive solutions-based program, participants will be provided with practical strategies and implementation tips that they can adapt and apply in their orthopedic program. Joint Commission’s leadership for the Disease-Specific Care program and reviewers knowledgeable in advanced total joint certification, core total hip and total knee replacement certification, and spinal surgery certification programs will provide an overview of the review process, deliver an in-depth review of the challenging and new standards, choosing appropriate performance measures, and allow time for participants to ask candid questions. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 01 - 03, 2020 | Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists (ICHP) 2020 Annual Meeting is organized by Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists (ICHP) and will be held from Oct 01 - 03, 2020 at Drury Lane Theatre and Conference Center, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.