SAVE THE DATE: November 17th @ 1:00 pm – GNYHCFA Webinar “Strategies for Rebuilding & Maintaining Census in a COVID World”

“Strategies for Rebuilding & Maintaining Census in a COVID World”

November 17, 2020 – 1:00 – 2:00 pm.  Additional information will follow.

GNYHCFA Webinar – October 14, 2020 – “Testing our Patience: Visitation, Testing and the Impact on our Residents!”

We hope you join us on Wednesday, October 14th for “Testing our Patience: Visitation, Testing and the Impact on our Residents!”

We will be exploring the impacts of testing and visitation protocols from the Department of Health as well as the required data reporting in Skilled Nursing Facilities.

 When: Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Register here:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1116749081431842827

*The webinar has been approved for 1 CEU for Nursing Home Administrators!*

 

TOPICS:

  • A conversation with Mary Gracey-White, RN, Director of Regulatory Compliance regarding visitation policies and testing procedures.
  • Dr. Robert Figlerski, Director of Behavioral Health Services, discusses the present and lasting psychological impacts of restrictions on visitation.

 

Need more information?  Please contact the Association.

 

Thank you!

 

GNYHCFA Webinar, July 1, 2020 – “COVID-19 – What do we know? Where do we go?

On Wednesday, July 1st, GNYHCFA put forward a Webinar! Speakers included Michael Balboni, the Executive Director of GNYHCFA; Mary Gracey-White, Director of Regulatory Compliance; John Kerney, Life Safety; Lourdes Martinez, Esq., Partner, Garfunkel Wild PC; Dr. Jonas, MD, CMO at Sheepshead Nursing and Rehabilitation.  We also had a special guest, Mark Kissenger of NYS DOH.

To access the recording of a webinar,  please copy and paste this link in a browser:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/5095455049940011791

 

Additionally, you can find a written summary as well as slides below:

Summary – COVID-19 What do we know Where do we go_

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GNYHCFA COVID-19 Key Updates Webinar – April 3, 2020

Participants will be updated on the latest facts relating to COVID-19, government response and assistance, and current issues.

When: Friday, April 3, 2020

Time: 11:00 am – Noon

 

FEATURED SPEAKERS:

Michael A.L. Balboni, Executive Director, GNYHCFA

William Hallett, President/CEO, Guardian Pharmacy Consultant Services

 

TOPICS:

  • COVID-19 NYS Updates, Issues & Strategies
  • COVID-19 Preparedness and Response
  • Pharmacological updates including risks associated with Hydroxychloroquine in general, as well as specific populations in Long Term Care (LTC), including the current FDA position and NYS Governors Executive Order regarding its use in LTC
  • Ways to streamline medication use and the medication pass to conserve valuable nursing time and reduce COVID-19 exposure risk
  • Current risks believed to be associated with nebulizer treatments in the COVID-19 population, and understand potential therapeutic alternatives
  • Current known information on potential risks associated with both Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAID’s), as well as Steroid medications in COVID-19
  • Other potential drug warnings and potential new therapies under investigation for the treatment of COVID-19

 

REGISTER HERE:

https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7709697874569826318

 

GNYHCFA Seminar – December 12, 2019

Emergency Preparedness Conference: Collaborating with Partners in Emergency Preparedness and Response

GNYHCFA, in partnership with out local, State and Federal officials invite you and your team to participate in this conference.

Speakers Include:

  • Representatives from CMS, ASPR TRACIE
  • New York City Emergency Management
  • Nassau County Department of Health
  • GNYHCFA Life Safety

Highlights Include:

  • Review of the SNF Emergency Preparedness Requirements
  • Resources to Achieve Compliance with Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • Roles & Responsibilities of Government Officials & Agencies

Who Should Attend?

Administrators, Security, Environmental Services, Nursing, Dietary, Housekeeping, Social Services, Direct Care Staff from all departments & shifts

CEU’s for Administrators*

December 12, 2019

9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Long Island Marriott – 101 James Doolittle Blvd., Uniondale, NY 11553

 

*GNY is a Certified Sponsor of professional continuing education with the National Association of Boards of Examiners of Long Term Care Administrators (NAB).  This educational offering has been submitted to the National Continuing Education Review Service (NYCERS) of the National Association of the Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approval is pending.

GNYHCFA Autumn Seminar: November 14, 2019

Topics:

Phase 3 Implementation

Survey Updates

SNF Legal Issues

 

Featured Speakers:

 Shawn Dudley, MPH, Program Manager NYSDOH MARO Office

Lourdes Martinez, Esq. Partner, Garfunkel Wild P.C.

Eve Koopersmith, Esq. Partner, Garfunkel Wild P.C.

 

Who Should Attend?

 Administrators, DONs, Nursing Leadership, Department Heads, Social Services

 

Why Should You Attend?

 Participants will gain knowledge on current LTC survey trends, Phase 3 implementation including requirements for Behavioral Health as well as updates on Legal issues in SNFs.

 

CEUs for Administrators*

 

Free of charge for Members, $75 for Non-Members

 

Breakfast will be provided

Thursday, November 14, 2019

9:00 am – 12:30pm

Long Island Marriott – 101 James Doolittle Blvd, Uniondale, NY 11553

*GNYHCFA is a Certified Sponsor of professional continuing education with the National Association of Boards of Examiners of Long Term Care Administrators (NAB). This educational offering has been submitted to the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approval is pending.

Registration link for GNYHCFA Members: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gnyhcfa-autumn-seminar-november-14-2019-member-tickets-76255663743

 

Want to bring a colleague that is not part of a member facility? Please use this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gnyhcfa-autumn-seminar-november-14-2019-non-member-tickets-76267798037

 

HANDOUTS:  Please print in advance of the seminar.

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PDPM for Facility Leaders & Decision Makers

“PDPM for Facility Leaders & Decision Makers”

As you are aware October 1, 2019, the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) will be implemented for Medicare Part A stays. Leadership and organization are key to successful implementation of PDPM.

GNYHCFA is pleased to offer Leadership staff a seminar to assist Owners, Operators, Administrators and Directors of Nursing to effectively operationalize PDPM. This Seminar will be presented by Marc Zimmet and Sheryl Rosenfield of Zimmet Healthcare Services Group and will provide leadership strategies and tools to promote your facility’s success clinically and financially. This session will include:

• Introduction to PDPM
• Reimbursement Management Strategies
• Non-Reimbursement Operational Considerations
• Last Minute Preparations

Speakers: Marc Zimmet, President, Zimmet Healthcare Services Group, LLC
Sheryl Rosenfield, Director of Clinical Operations of Zimmet Healthcare Services Group, LLC

When: Thursday, September 26, 2019
9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Where: Long Island Marriott
101 James Doolittle Boulevard
Uniondale, NY 11553

CEUs Applied for*

REGISTER NOW!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gnyhcfa-seminar-pdpm-for-facility-leaders-decision-makers-members-tickets-70546116333?aff=PDPMForFacilityLeadersAndDecisionMakers

This event is for Member Facilities
Tickets are limited (limit 1-2 per facility)

*GNY is a Certified Sponsor of professional continuing education with the National Association of Boards of Examiners of Long-Term Care Administrators (NAB). This educational offering has been submitted to the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB).

 

In an effort to go green, we will not have copies of these slides to distribute.  Please be sure to download and/or print a copy for your use.

PDPM Leadership Slides 9.26.19

 

 

GNYHCFA WEBINAR: August 21, 2019

Be sure to register for the webinar Greater New York Health Care Facilities Association is hosting on August 21, 2019!

 

Please register below for “How to Make Transitions of Care Efficient and Safe”

 

Date:  August 21, 2019

Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. 

Speaker:  Edward Leigh, MA, Founder & Director, The Center for Healthcare Communication

 

REGISTER HERE: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5706363493688209420

 

* CEU credit has been applied for (For those nursing home administrators seeking continuing education credit, GNYHCFA will require participants to validate their attendance at the end of the Webinar).

 

WEBINAR FLYER:

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PRESENTATION MATERIAL:

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