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Experience new opportunities at the virtual convention, with 39 hours of high-quality education on cutting-edge topics!



MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2020

Leadership: Beyond COVID-19—Ignite the passion within
LIVE Q&A—9:15 AM
Lead. Inspire. Action. COVID-19 has challenged our leadership abilities, forcing agility and creativity in a very regulated world! We know that leading in today’s healthcare world requires an energy that focuses on creative engagement and inspiring collaboration within an organization. This presentation will provide participants with key strategies to form building blocks of a cohesive team, appreciating knowledge, skills, and abilities of others.
Ms. Lisa Thomson, BA, LNHA, HSE, Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer, Pathway Health

The toilet paper was the least of our worries!
LIVE Q&A—10:45 AM
All environments have their share of challenges and stressors. In the healthcare profession, we have significant exposure to occupational stress, including long-hours, high expectations, regulatory requirements, and other challenges. These challenges have exacerbated since COVID-19. Join us for a presentation on stress reactions and interventions to mitigate stress. A self-care exercise will help identify individual stressors and how to choose practical stress reduction activities.
Ms. Lores Vlaminck, RN, BSN, MA, CHPN, Nurse Consultant, Lores Consulting, LLC

Calling Dr. Bombay, come right away. Wait, no. Call Dr. Weed instead.
LIVE Q&A—12:15 PM
The state legalization of medical marijuana created several questions for long-term care providers. What is the typical medical diagnosis for use and what is the quality of life impact are two examples. In addition, providers must develop a medical marijuana use policy, and determine how to manage prescribed vs. illegal use. This session will provide insight in addressing marijuana use and educating staff, residents, and family.
Ms. Lisa Bahr, RN, NHA, Zellner Senior Health Consulting, LLC
Dr. Tonjia M. Dye, EdD, MSN, MBA, RN, PHN, Zellner Senior Health Consulting, LLC
Dr. Adam J. Locketz, MD, DABPMR, CLCP, Timewise Medical
Ms. Mary Nell Zellner, LNHA, LSW, President/CEO, Zellner Senior Health Consulting, LLC (MODERATOR)


Preventing falls
LIVE Q&A—1:45 PM
This session will discuss intrinsic and extrinsic factors that place residents at risk for falls. This session will discuss how to set up a safe environment and address physical factors that place residents at risk.
Ms. Jeri A. Lundgren, RN, BSN, PHN, CWS, CWCN, President, Senior Providers Resource, LLC

Senior living marketing got a crisis overhaul 
LIVE Q&A—3:15 PM
Long-term care providers continue to confront unprecedented challenges triggered by the coronavirus pandemic. Consumers have also been affected greatly by COVID-19—many are working remotely and spending hours online. Previous long-term care marketing efforts may not be possible with new safety protocols. In this session, explore how the COVID-19 pandemic has shaped and continues to shape senior living marketing, and gain strategies for effective new marketing efforts. 
Mr. Doug Anderson, Vice President of Marketing, New Perspective Senior Living

How to attract, recruit & retain great employees CANCELLED
LIVE Q&A—4:45 PM CANCELLED
Attracting and keeping talented employees is the most critical activity in organization success. Mario Rodriguez will explain what he has learned from research and case studies from helping organizations hire and keep the best talent. He will help audience members understand the critical components of creating a culture that empowers its employees and attracts the best talent. Also discussed is how to create hiring processes that weeds out the pretenders to help you get to the best candidates. 
Mr. Mario Rodriguez, MS, Leadership Consultant, Integrated Leadership Systems

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