Agenda (Final 7‐2‐19)                Conference Agenda in PDF

CE/CME
Credit Hours

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

12:00 – 12:30 pm ET

Introduction to the Virtual Conference

1 Nurse
1 Physician
1 Non-physician Healthcare Professional

12:30 – 1:30 pm ET

Opening Keynote Speaker: The Landscape of
Community‐Based Palliative 
Care

Lori Bishop, MHA, BSN, RN, CHPN
Joe Rotella, MD, MBA, HMDC, FAAHPM

1:30 – 1:45 pm ET

Break

1 Nurse
1 Physician
1 Non-physician Healthcare Professional

1:45 – 2:45 pm ET

2A: Value Proposition and Metrics –
Demonstrating Your Worth to
Potential Partners

Judy Bartel, MSN
Joan Hanson, RN

2B: Mental Health Challenges in the
Community-Based Palliative Care Setting

Jason Webb, MD, FAPA, FAAHPM

2:45 – 3:00 pm ET

Break

1 APRN (3B only)
1 Nurse
1 Physician
1 Non-physician Healthcare Professional

3:00 – 4:00 pm ET

3A: The “Business” of
Community‐Based Palliative Care

Holly Hodge, CPA, MBA
Turner West, MPH, MST

3B: Opioid Abuse – Managing in the
Community‐Based Palliative Care Setting

Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS
John Cagle, PhD, MSW

4:00 – 4:15 pm ET

Break

1 Nurse
1 Physician
1 Non-physician Healthcare Professional

4:15 – 5:15 pm ET

Keynote II: Hospice and Palliative
Care – Living in Perfect Harmony

Liz Fowler, MPH

Maximum Nurse/Physician/Non-physician Healthcare Professionals CE/CME for Day: 4 hours
Maximum APRN Category 1 Pharmacology Credit for Day: 1 hour

Thursday, July 18, 2019

1 Nurse
1 Physician
1 Non-physician Healthcare Professional

12:30 – 1:30 pm ET

Keynote III: If Only Someone
Had Warned Us

Dan Hoefer, MD

1:30 – 1:45 pm ET

Break

1 APRN (6B only)
1 Nurse
1 Physician
1 Non-physician Healthcare Professional

1:45 – 2:45 pm ET

6A: Telehealth
Dana Lustbader, MD, FAAHPM

6B: Alternative Pain Management Strategies
Connie Dahlin, MSN, ANP‐BC, ACHPN, FPCN, FAAN
Kathryn Walker, PharmD

2:45 – 3:00 pm ET

Break

1 Nurse
1 Physician
1 Non-physician Healthcare Professional

 

 

1 Nurse
1 Physician
1 Non-physician Healthcare Professional

3:00 – 4:00 pm ET

 

 

4:00 – 4:15 pm ET

4:15 – 5:15 pm ET

7A: Successful Transitions in Care
Suzi Johnson, MPH

7B: Identifying and Honoring Boundaries
in Community-Based Palliative Care
(Program, Professional and Personal)

Joel Fry, MSW
Robert Parker, CENP, CHP, CHPN, DNP, RN

Break

Closing Keynote: Innovation
– It Takes a Village
Ruth M. Thomson, DO, MBA,
HMDC, FACOI, FAAHPM

Maximum Nurse/Physician/Non-physician Healthcare Professionals CE/CME for Day: 4 hours
Maximum APRN Category 1 Pharmacology Credit for Day: 1 hour

Conference Tracks:

      • Community-Based Palliative Care Program Development Challenges
      • Community-Based Palliative Care Clinical Challenges