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Agenda: 2013 Acute Care for Elders Conference

"Acute Care for Elders: Going from Good to Great"

 

 

 Objective

 Speaker - Friday, Oct. 25, 2013

 7:30 a.m.

 Registration / Breakfast

 

 8:00 a.m.

 Welcome and Introductions


  Debra A. Flores, BSN, MS,  FACHE President/Administrator
 Joel Bundy, MD, VPMA

 8:10 a.m.

 Keynote: 
 "Acute Hospital Care of Older Adults; Making a Difference"

 Robert M. Palmer, MD, EVMS

 9:00 a.m.

 "Medications And Aging: Safe & Appropriate Drug Prescribing"

 Thomas Lynch, Pharm D

 9:50 a.m.

 Break / Exhibit

 

 10:10 a.m.

 Concurrent Breakout Session 1:
 "Polypharmacy: When Too Much Of A Good Thing is Bad."

 Allison Dery, Clinical Pharmacist, SCH
 Robert Palmer, MD

 10:10 a.m.

 Concurrent Breakout Session 2:
 "Bedside Care: What You See Matters"

 Sandra E. Karam, MS, RN, GCNS-BC
 Melissa Waugh, OT, Manager Rehab Services
 Erica W. White, RN, Clinical Nurse Manager, ACE Unit

 11:00 a.m.

 Break/Exhibit

 

 11:20 am

 Concurrent Breakout Session 3:
 "Diabetes Management: Preventing The Highs and Lows"

 Jagdeesh Ullal, MD, EVMS and SCH
 ulie C. Nance, MS, RD, CDE, CPT

 11:20 a.m.

 Concurrent Breakout Session 4:
 "Transitions of Care: Avoiding The Fumble on Handoff."

 Colin Findlay, MD, SMG
 Quijana Goodman, Manager, Care Coordination

 12:10 p.m.

 Lunch

 

 1:00 p.m.

 "Common Infections In Hospitalized Patients: From HAI To Z" 

 Catherine Derber, MD, EVMS

 1:50 p.m.

 "Understanding Prognosis And Goals  Of Care"

 Deborah Morris, MD, EVMS and SCH

 2:40 p.m.

 Evaluation/Closing

 


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