FOCUS 2012 Conference Webcasts

Listed below are the presentations/sessions that were provided during the Division of Quality Assurance FOCUS 2012 Special Session and FOCUS 2012 Conference. The table identifies session titles, speaker names, and speaker handouts. Select a session title to access the associated webcast. If a webcast or handout is not available it is stated in the table.

Information presented in connection with the State of Wisconsin, Division of Quality Assurance’s FOCUS 2012 Conference by speakers should not be construed as an endorsement of such information by the State of Wisconsin, Division of Quality Assurance.

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FOCUS 2012 Special Session
"The Art and Science of Fall Prevention"
November 28, 2012

Breakout Session Title Speaker Handouts

ABCs of Minimizing Fall Risks in Healthcare Facilities

Mindy Oxman Renfro, PT, PhD, GCS, CPH Speaker Slides (PDF, 1.3 MB)
Assessing Fall Risk for the Community Dwelling Older Adult Mindy Oxman Renfro, PT, PhD, GCS, CPH Speaker Slides (PDF, 1.6 MB)

Don't Fence Me In: Cognitive Changes and Falls Prevention

Susan Wehry, MD Speaker Slides (PDF, 659 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 390 KB)
Handout 2 (PDF, 236 KB)
Handout 3 (PDF, 150 KB)
How to Improve Patient Safety in Nursing Homes Kathie Nichols, BSN, RN, CRRN Speaker Slides (PDF, 1.1 MB)
How to Improve Patient Safety in Nursing Homes (Survey Instrument) Kathie Nichols, BSN, RN, CRRN Speaker Slides (PDF, 57 KB)
How to Prevent Falls Related to Wheelchair Use Betsy Willy, PT, MA, CWS Speaker Slides (PDF, 500 KB)
Identifying & Managing Bladder Symptoms to Reduce Fall Risk in Elders Kelly Kruse, APRN, MS Speaker Slides (PDF, 641 KB)
Keynote: Understanding Falls and Falls Prevention Aleksandra Zecevic, PhD Speaker Slides (PDF, 1.3 MB)
Medication and Falls: How to Prevent Those Things That Go Bump in the Night Robert Breslow, RPh, BCPS Speaker Slides (PDF, 961 KB)
Mitigating Risk and Legal Issues in Falls (no webcast available) Kathleen Martin, RN, MSN, MPA, LNHA, CPHQ, WCC Speaker Slides (PDF, 603 KB)
Strength and Balance: Get Up and Go Valeree Lecey, MS, OT Speaker Slides (PDF, 526 KB)
Team Approach to Process Improvement; Panel Members from St. Francis Home (no webcast available) Carol Mueller, RN
Shantel Magner, RN
Audrey Linn, MS, ATR-BC, WATR, ADPC
Candice Bartoli, CNA
Speaker Slides (PDF, 5 MB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 165 KB)
The CSI of a Fall: A Systems Approach to Investigating Causes of Falls Aleksandra Zecevic, PhD Speaker Slides (PDF, 1.8 MB)
The Rights of Individuals in Relation to Falls (no webcast available) Heather Bruemmer, NHA, ACC, MT None

FOCUS 2012 Conference
"Mission Possible!"
November 29, 2012

Breakout Session Title Speaker Handouts
2011-2013: Long Term Care Sustainability Plan Pris Boroniec Speaker Slides (PDF, 512 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 34 KB)
Handout 2 (PDF, 31 KB)
ABCs of Pressure Ulcer Prevention in Assisted Living Shawneen Schmitt, MSN, MS, RN, CWOCN, CFCN, LNC Speaker Slides (PDF, 272 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 15 KB)
Handout 2 (PDF, 101 KB)
Handout 3 (PDF, 1.5 MB)
Handout 4 (PDF, 25 KB)
Antimicrobial Susceptibility Data: Why Do We Need It, What Does It Mean, How Can We Use It? Raymond Podzorski, PhD, D(ABMM) Speaker Slides (PDF, 918 KB)
Assessing Wandering Behavior: Who is at Risk and How Do we Intervene? (no webcast available) Wendy Betley, CSW; Lynda Markut, MS Speaker Slides (PDF, 111 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 189 KB)
Challenging Behaviors: Physical and Psychosocial/Environmental Care for Persons with Dementia Chris Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN Speaker Slides (PDF, 1.3 MB)
Complying with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Limited English Proficiency Requirement for Assisted Living Facilities and Nursing Homes (no webcast available) David Duran Speaker Slides (PDF, 572 KB)
COPD and the Management of Respiratory Disease in the Elderly Eric Tangalois, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMD Speaker Slides (PDF, 2.1 MB)
Cultural Competence and Cross Cultural Communications (no webcast available) Gladis Benavides None
Delirium (no webcast available) Jeremy Peacock, MD Speaker Slides (PDF, 607 KB)
Heel Pressure Ulcers: Facts and Fiction Joyce Black, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN Speaker Slides (PDF, 820 KB)
Home Modification for Changing or Temporary Needs: Get to Know Your Independent Living Centers (ILC) (no webcast available) Linda Vogelman, ATP; Jenny Fasula, CAPS Speaker Slides (PDF, 2.4 MB)
Speaker Slides (PDF, 362 KB)
Infection Surveillance in LTC Paul Drinka, MD Speaker Slides (PDF, 557 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 101 KB)
Handout 2 (PDF, 158 KB)
Handout 3 (exit DHS)
Handout 4 (PDF, 343 KB)
Handout 5 (PDF, 258 KB)
Keeping Social Media Social (no webcast available) Brian Purtell, JD Speaker Slides (PDF, 268 KB)
Keynote: Quality Improvement: Role of Healthcare Leadership and Regulations to Achieving High Quality Outcomes David Gifford, MD, MPH Speaker Slides (PDF, 762 KB)
Learning to Self Survey, Apply QAPI Principles, and Ensure Food Safety (F 371) ?Linda Handy, MS, RD Speaker Slides (PDF, 495 KB)
Limitations of the Facility: Exceeding Care Capacities Melissa Stiles, MD Speaker Slides (PDF, 272 KB)
Medication Monitoring: A Critical Step in the Care Process Nicole Brandt, PharmD, BCPP, CGP Speaker Slides (PDF, 658 KB)
Misappropriation of Narcotics in Assisted Living (no webcast available) Mark Andrews, BA; Donna Cochems; Paul Deuman, BA; Doug Englebert, BS-Pharm; Mary Kunz; Nora Mendoza, BA Speaker Slides (PDF, 483 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 35 KB)
Handout 2 (PDF, 45 KB)
Handout 3 (PDF, 36 KB)
New Dining Practice Standards (All Providers) Linda Bump, RD, LD, LNHA Speaker Slides (PDF, 317 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 1.1 MB)
New Dining Practice Standards (Nursing Home Providers) Linda Bump, RD, LD, LNHA Speaker Slides (PDF, 435 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 1.1 MB)
Nursing Delegation Bob Lightfoot, JD, RN Speaker Slides (PDF, 381 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 9 KB)
Overview of the INTERACT Quality Improvement Program Joseph Ouslander, MD Speaker Slides (PDF, 620 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 137 KB)
Surviving Sepsis: Are You Prepared to Save a Life? (no webcast available) Annette Garcia, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC Speaker Slides (PDF, 1.3 MB)
They Shouldn't Die of Dirty Teeth Angie Stone, RDH, BS Speaker Slides (PDF, 1.7 MB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 657 KB)
Thirst Quenching Tools for Health Hydration (no webcast available) Mary Litchford, PhD, RD, LDN Speaker Slides (PDF, 873 KB)
Tuberculosis in Wisconsin: What are the Risks for TB in Wisconsin Facilities? (no webcast available) Lorna Will, RN, MA Speaker Slides (PDF, 267 KB)
Handout 1 (PDF, 117 KB)
Handout 2 (PDF, 170 KB)
Handout 3 (PDF, 26 KB)
Handout 4 (PDF, 210 KB)
Handout 5 (PDF, 113 KB)

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