Wednesday September 19

8:00 AM Breakfast

Opening session

9AM Welcome/introductions/announcements/membership benefits
Officers/Regional coordinators

10-11:30 AM TBA

11:30-11:45 AM Break sponsored by Grove Medical and Span America

11:45-12:45 Cranberry Junction: A Nutritional Approach to Fighting Infection
Michele Morgan, MS, RD, LDN

12:45PM-2:00PM Lunch Lilly product theater

2:15PM-3:15PM Road Work Ahead—Removing the Pressure for Pressure Injury Citations
Lee Anne Carroll, RN, BSN, BS, WCC, CDP, CIC, CTCP

3:15PM-3:30 PM Break

3:30PM-5:30PM Exceeding Safe Speed – Disciplinary process from NCBON
Angie Matthes, RN, MBA, MHA, CI, Director of Investigations

6:00-9:00PM Informal evening by the pool—weather permitting (Dunes Ballroom as back up)
Hors d’oeuvres, music, networking

Thursday September 20

7:30 AM Breakfast

8:00 AM Welcome/announcements

8:30-10:00 AM Sometimes It’s Just Not on a Map
Polly Welsh, RN, BC, BS, MPH, North Carolina Health Care Facilities Association

10-10:15 AM Break sponsored by Pharmacare

10:15- 11:45AM Full Speed Ahead—Developing the Antibiotic Stewardship Plan
Ross Brickley, RPh, MBA, CGP, President Pharmacare Services

12-1:15 PM Lunch

1:30-2:30 PM Low Visibility—Diseases of the Eye
Andrew D. Feltz, OD, Clinical Director 360 Care

2:30-5:00 PM Vendor Exhibits

Vendor hall break sponsored by Mckesson

Friday September 21

9AM-11 AM Breakfast with Vendors/Finale

11:15 AM-12:30PM Danger! Blasting Zone Ahead! — Avoiding Hospital Readmissions
Dr. John F. Loome, MD Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs, Southern Area of Genesis HealthCare

12:30-1:45PM Lunch Janssen product theater

1:45 PM-3:00 PM Check Your Rear View Mirror – The Mega Rule’s Impact on Medication Management
William M. Vaughan RN, BSN Vice President, Education and Clinical Affairs Remedi SeniorCare

3:00 PM -3:15 PM Break Remedi SeniorCare

3:15-4:45 PM New Traffic Pattern — CMS Phase Updates
Cindy Deporter, MSSW North Carolina Division Health Service Regulation, State Survey Agency
Director, Branch Manager, Quality Evaluative Systems Branch, Acting Assistant Section Chief

4:45-5:15 PM Wrap up/Feedback