When

Sunday, June 9, 2019 at 5:00 PM CDT
-to-
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 12:00 PM CDT

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Where

The Golden Nugget 
151 Beach Blvd
Biloxi, MS 39530
 

 
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Contact

Alice Mitchell 
Independent Nursing Home Association 
601-955-5999 
inha620@msn.com 
 

The 2019 INHA Summer Conference 

INHA annually hosts the premier conference for long term care professional in our state. We are dedicated to making a difference in Long Term Care, Memory Care and Assisted Living by providing the best in education and training. Each year we strive to provide training that directly relates to changes in regulations, as well as key issues in today’s long-term care sector. INHA’s educational programs help providers maintain their professional licensure and also provides them the opportunity to network with other providers. We give each participant the opportunity to learn about new research and developments in caring for an aging population.

Every summer at INHA’s conference professionals in long term care come together to participate in active learning; to engage in important discussions, and to hear from outstanding presenters who offer abroad range of expertise within the profession. Participants will walk away with ready-to-use information, ideas and best practices that will challenge and inspire them.

AGENDA

Sunday, June 9, 2019

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Registration and Networking Social in the Grand Ballroom
Light Hors d’oeuvres (casual dress)

Monday, June 10, 2019

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Breakfast with Vendors
The Grand Ballroom

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Session I
Ship Island Ballroom

 

Always Growing”

 

Presented By:
Jones Loflin

 

Jones Loflin has made it his life’s work to deliver powerful ideas and practical solutions to individuals and organizations struggling with too much to do. His books are described as “illuminating” and his presentations as“unforgettable.” In his 25 years as a speaker and trainer he has helped countless people regain confidence in their ability to achieve greater success in work and life.

Jones’ innovative solutions on leadership, change, and time management have attracted the attention of organizations around the world. His client list includes Federal Express, Wal-Mart, Choice Hotels, Toyota, Bridgestone, American Farm Bureau and State Farm as well as the United States military.

Looking for ways to expand the reach of his message, Jones chose to become an author. Always Growing offers fresh strategies to grow as a leader whether you have been leading for two days or two decades. JugglingElephants is a witty and profound parable about one man’s search for a better way to get everything done. The book is available in the US and over 14 countries. He is also the author of Getting the Blue Ribbon, a unique story offering simple strategies to get better results. Getting to It is considered a field guide to accomplishing what is most important.

 

Course Description:

What do you do when you feel lost as a leader?

Always Growing tackles a common leadership challenge: How to successfully motivate, develop, and empower a diverse group of people to work together and achieve remarkable results.

The strategies outlined in Always Growing are perfect for anyone in your organization who is responsible for the development of others. Whether they have been leading for two days or two decades, they will find immediate application to their specific situation.

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Break with Vendors
Grand Ballroom

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Session I (continued)
Ship Island Ballroom

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Networking Lunch with Vendors
Grand Ballroom

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Session II
Ship Island Ballroom

 

Always Growing” continued

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Break
Grand Ballroom

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Session II (continued)
Ship Island Ballroom

 

Monday Dinner on your own

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Breakfast with Vendors
The Grand Ballroom

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
 

Session I
Ship Island

 

“Overview of PDPM & Developing ICD.10 Expertise for Effective Coding of Clinical Categories & Non-Therapy Ancillary"

 

Presented By:
Shelly Maffia, MSN, MBA, RN, LNHA, QCP, Clinical Consultant

 

Shelly Maffia is a Registered Nurse and Nursing Home Administrator with over fifteen years of experience serving in long term care leadership and consulting positions, including positions as Director of Nursing, Administrator, and Corporate Nurse Consultant and Training Positions. She earned the QAPI Certified Professional (QCP) credential from the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination (AANAC), which was established to promote the highest standards for QAPI program implementation in the long-term care profession. She is an AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS trainer and is certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC) through the Health Care Compliance Association.

 

Course Description:

In this session we will review fundamentals of the Patient Driven Payment Model effective October 1, 2019 for SNF Part A reimbursement. Emphasis of this session will be on understanding the payment model and the impact on interdisciplinary team operations and best practices for ICD-10 coding accuracy in preparation for transition to the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM).

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Break with Vendors
Grand Ballroom

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Session I (continued)
Ship Island Ballroom

 

Afternoon Free
Lunch on your own

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.





Annual Party at H2O Pool and Bar
H2O Pool Area

A fun time to relax and enjoy networking, dancing and socializing.
- Open Bar
- Heavy Hors d'oeuvres

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast
The Grand Ballroom D, E and F

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Session I

 

Understanding Hospice and Palliative Care in Long Term Care Centers

 

Presented By:

Jamey Boudreaux, MSW

 

Jamey Boudreaux has been the Executive Director of the Louisiana-Mississippi Hospice & Palliative Care Organization since its inception in 2001. Prior to taking on the challenges of managing two-state professional organization, he was the Executive Director of the Louisiana Hospice Organization, with 6 years of direct hospice social work experience.  Jamey has also been an Adjunct Professor at Tulane School of Social Work, teaching “Death, Dying & Grieving” since 1998.  

Mr. Boudreaux received his BA in Political Science from University of New Orleans (1981), his Master of Divinity from Notre Dame Seminary (1985) and his MSW from Tulane.

Nancy Dunn, RN, MS, CT

Nancy is the Director of Education for the Louisiana-Mississippi Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (LMHPCO).  She is responsible for providing education products and quality programs with regards to hospice and end of life care.  She is a registered nurse and certified in Thanatology: Death and Bereavement conferred by the Association for Death Education and Counseling.  She completed the Death and Grief Studies Certification, accredited through Colorado State University and the Center for Loss and Life Transition in Fort Collins, Colorado.  Nancy is also qualified as an ELNEC Core Trainer.

Nancy received her RN from the University of Mobile and her BS and MS from the University of St Francis.

 

L. Glen Mire, MD, FAAFP, HMDC

 

Dr. Mire is the Medical Director at River Oaks Retirement Manor and also a Clinical Associate professor in Family Medicine at LSUHSC.

He earned his MD from LSU SOM in New Orleans with an internship at County Hospital in San Bernardino, CA.

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Break
The Grand Ballroom D, E and F

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Session II
The Grand Ballroom D, E and F

 

Reconnecting the Disconnect-Creating Opportunities for Independence for People with Dementia Related Disorders"

 

Presented By:
Sheri Bankston, CTRS, Specialization in Geriatrics

 

Sheri Bankston received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1984 graduating magna cum laude. She currently serves as a contract private consultant as the Owner of her consultation business, Quality of Life Consultation Services. Her thirty plus years of experience includes provision of staff consultation support services to professionals working in Senior Care communities. She also provides educational presentations for local and national organizations on various Senior Care and Dementia related topics. Most recently, she submitted a curriculum for offering a CMS qualifying Course that was updated for current day Senior Care provider regulatory compliance; it was successfully approved by the Mississippi Department of Health, The Division of Health Facilities Licensure and Certification as a qualifying competency course and offered to MS health care professionals working in various Senior Care sectors in the state of MS. Sheri has also been involved in assisting in the opening of some of Mississippi’s first licensed Dementia units. She has also been published in the Mississippi Department of Mental Health, Division of Alzheimer’s Disease Booklet on “Best Practices in Alzheimer’s/Dementia Care”, and has been certified in Dementia Practice Guidelines. In 2011, Sheri received the Southeast Recreational Therapy Symposium’s “Ann James Award of Excellence” for her presentation regarding the dementia disease process.

 

Course Description:

In this session we will look at person-centered approaches with people living with dementia related disorders and will cover barriers and triggers for causing unwanted behaviors in persons with dementia.

  1. Person Centered approaches with people living with dementia related disorders
  2. Barriers and triggers for causing unwanted behaviors in persons with dementia related disorders
  3. Person Centered creative approaches for the “care partner”

Participants will receive a Certificate for hours earned. The sign-in and sign-out sheets will be in your individual packets and you must turn each sign-in and sign-out sheet daily following each session. There will be a representative at the desk outside the session to collect the individual sheets. If you leave prior to the end of the session you will only receive hours for the time you were in each session.

General Information:

All registrations include:

  • INHA’s Networking Reception
  • Continental breakfast on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Networking luncheon on Monday
  • Networking breaks
  • Applying for 17.5 Hours of Continuing Education Credits for Mississippi Nursing Home Administrators and 11 Hours for other professional groups

Continuing Education Credits (CEU Credits):

CEU’s To Be Applied for:

  • Nursing Home Administrator 17.5
  • Social Worker 11
  • Activity Professional 11
  • Dietitian 11
  • PT/PTA 11

Hotel Information:

The Golden Nugget
151 Beach Blvd
Biloxi, MS 39530

Reservations, call: 800-777-7568 or online: goldennugget.com/Biloxi
Notify them that you are with the Independent Nursing Home Association.

Room Rates: $79.00 for 1 King Bed; $99 for 2 Queen Beds (Plus Fees and Taxes)

Check in Authorization: Additional incidental deposit of $100.00 per stay.

Room Block: Cut off date for the room block is MAY 19, 2019. Please make sure you make your reservations by May 19. Room rates only apply to rooms that are in the block for The Independent Nursing Home Association for June 9–12.

A first nights deposit of room and taxes is required to guarantee individual reservations.

Check in to the Golden Nugget is 3:00 p.m.

Conference Attire:

Casual attire is suitable for all meetings and receptions. Please remember to bring a sweater or jacket for the meeting rooms.

Cancellations/Refunds:

Cancellations received on or before June 1, 2016, will be refunded minus a $100.00 administrative fee. Refunds will not be issued after the cancellation deadline. Any change or cancellation must be made in writing and e-mailed to inha620@msn.com. Refunds will be processed within 30 days following the end of the conference. Refunds or credits will not be made on no-shows. You can substitute someone, but it will have to be for the entire conference. One substitution per registrant.