Wednesday, November 3rd 2:30pm-8:00pm

Thursday, November 4th 8:00am-4:30pm


The Seasons Lodge 
560 St. Rd. 46 E.
Nashville, IN 47448

Please call Hotel directly for special room rates, just mention Bloomington Meadows Conference

Driving Directions 


Madeline Wechter 
Bloomington Meadows Hospital 

2021 Brown County Conference 


  Wednesday Evening Sessions-Hotel Conference Center

Wednesday November 3rd- 3 hours Ethic Educational CEU's

2:30-3:00 pm Registration and Check-In                                                                                                       Seasons Lodge Conference Center

3:00-4:30 I- Ethics in Tele-Counseling: Substance Use, Legal Changes, and Ethical Considerations     Jody Lynee Madeira, J.D PhD

4:30-4:45 Refreshment Break       

4:45-6:00 II-Ethics in Healthcare Technology                                                                                                      Jody Lynee Madeira, J.D. PhD                                                                                                                              IU Maurer School of Law                                                                                                                               Professor of Law & Louis F. Niezer Faculty Fellow                                                                                              Co-Director, Center for Law, Society & Culture                                                                                                  Member, Bioethics & Subject Advocacy Program, Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute

6:00-8:00 pm Exhibitor and Meadows Welcome Reception (Seasons Lodge Hotel Overview Lounge)

Thursday Sessions-Hotel Conference Center

Thursday November 4th

8:15-9:00 am Registration, Vendor Visitation with Breakfast Served 

9:00-9:15  Welcome Message                                                                                                                  Christine Schultz, MBA RN, CEO Bloomington Meadows Hospital

9:15-10:15 "Canary in a Coal Mine"                                                                                                             William Cook, MD Medical Director Foundations Medical                                                                                   "Health-Care Disasters Dont Just Happen; They Develop Right Before Our Eyes,                                                  Unseen Or Ignored Until It's Too Late"                             

10:15-10:30 Morning Coffee Break and Vendor Visitation

10:30-11:30  "Psychotropic Medications 101"                                                                                                   Mike Hoffman, Director of Pharmacy 

11:30am-1:00pm Lunch On Your Own in Downtown Nashville & Vendor Visitation

1:00-1:30  Award Presentations                                                                                                            Joshua W. Paul Mental Health Ambassador of the Year                                                                          Bloomington Meadows Continuing Education Award                                                                    

1:30-2:15  Holistic Healing of the Animal Connection in Healthcare Settings                                                   Doug Bell and Jo Anne Friedgood with special guest Colt( Therapy dog)                                                                                         

2:15-3:00  Embedded Police Social Work                                                                                                              Michael Diekhoff, Chief of Police                                                                                                                        Melissa Stone, Social Worker                                                                                                                                Bloomington Police Department

3:00-3:30 Afternoon Snack Break and Vendor Visitation                                                                         (Famous Brown County Biscuits and Apple Butter)

3:30-4:15  Secondary Trauma "I love my job, so why do I want to quit ?"                                                          Susan Keel/Anderson                        

4:15-4:30pm Closing Message, Door Prizes and CEU Distribution

CEUs: Awarded at the end of each day after conclusion of presentations. There will be 3 hours of Ethics on Wednesday evening, and 5 hours for the variety of presentations on Thursday.

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