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Tuesday March 19, 2013 from 3:30 PM to 7:30 PM PDT
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Wilsonville Holiday Inn
25425 Southwest 95th Ave
Wilsonville, OR 97070

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Katie Huitt
Retirement Connection

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Case Management & Provider Consortium… CCOs- Building Partnerships with Patients & Community 

Purpose of Event: To Promote partnerships between hospitals, case managers and healthcare providers to achieve consistent and clear communication during the continuum of care while working towards quality improvement, cost reduction and patient engagement.

CEU's: 3 CEU credits have been approved for Nursing Home Administrators, Case Managers, and Social Workers (pending)

3:30-8:30pm includes: registration & social hour/ networking after the event.


3:30pm Registration & Networking

4pm Welcome and Overview of the "Future of Healthcare"
by Nancy Skinner, President of Case Management Society of America (CMSA)

About Nancy Skinner, RN, CCM - She has been active in CMSA at both the local and national level including serving as a National Officer of CMSA from 1995 to 2000 and 2004 to 2007. She has also assisted CMSA in developing programs that have advanced case management education including primary authorship of eleven Case Management Resource Paths™.
4:15pm CCO discussion (Coordinated Care Organizations)
by Erin Fair Taylor MPH, JD

Erin Fair Taylor, MPH, JD- Interim Director of Government Relations & PublicPolicy- Tri-County Medicaid Collaborative. She is the Director of CCO Partnership & Development at Care Oregon.  In that capacity she is managing Care Oregon’s relationship with all five of the CCOs with which they are affiliated or partnered.

5pm Healthcare Literacy, Disease Education
by Kelly Volkmann, RN, MPH

5:30pm Motivational Interviewing
by Sheryl Mullin, MA, LPC, MFT

6pm Buffet Dinner and Break
6:30pm Healthcare Partnerships
by Case Management Panel, Facilitated by Nancy Skinner CMSA President

Panel Members Include: Tina Morris of Salem Hospital, Nancy Trumbo of OHSU Hospitlal,
Helene Anderson of Providence St. Vincent Hospital
5 minute topic intro from each panel member followed by Q&A, some topics include:

  • Emergency Department Case Management Staffing -  Tina Morris of Salem Hospital
  • Standardized care - Jennifer Wright from Acumentra
  • Community Partnerships- Helene Anderson of Providence St. Vincent Hospital
  • Standardization of Care in post acute settings – Jennifer Wright, Acumentra
  • Comprehensive case management and county coordination- Richard King, Multnomah County Aging & Disability Services

7:15pm Closing remarks and Wrap up
by Amy Schmidt, Retirement Connection

7:30-8:30pm Networking- and additional Resource Q/A
Happy Hour and Networking for those that wish to stay and network.
Networking, Q& A with Event Sponsors and other resources

Registration Fees:

Cost, includes dinner, complimentary beverage during the social hour, and 3 CEUs

  • Regular Registration: (Starting February 20th): fees will be $55 each

As of 3/13/13- We have reached table seating capacity at 265 attendees.
We are accepting day of regsitration space permitting- seating will be limited to the rear of the room in chairs without a table. However: we understand that some seats will open as plans change and some registered will be unable to attend. Those that did not register in advance will need to wait until 4pm before entering the conference.

Thank you to our sponsors who have helped to underwrite event costs:
Always at Homecare, American Medical Respons
e, Avamere Family of Companies, Emeritus Senior Living, Empress Healthcare, Home Instead Senior Care, Metro West Ambulance, Prestige Care, Peace Health Wound Care Center, Providence Elderplace, & Vibra Specialty Hospital.