Only 10 Days Until the Convention & Trade Show

We have brought together a great program that covers a wide-range of topics for the 2015 VHCA/VCAL Convention and Trade Show.  Our presenters include national and state health care experts:


  • James Lloyd of 9 Screens International will kick off the Convention by offering you tools to help you navigate change.
  • Health economist Dr. Len Nichols will explain why health reform will not go away.
  • Quality expert Marguerite McLaughlin will update you on new quality initiatives to reduce antipsychotic medication use and re-hospitalizations.
  • Clint Maun will help you think differently about creating a culture of service and making everyone accountable.
  • Jade Gong will discuss what the future holds under managed care and health reform.

Other sessions will address:

  • Medication cost containment strategies
  • Preventing pressure ulcers
  • #Winning at social media
  • How to mitigate risks in senior care
  • Balancing the resident’s right to choose with quality care
  • Focused CMS surveys
  • Text messaging in patient care
  • Mutual aid plans
  • Bundled payments
  • Ways for providers to accept and manage risk in the Medicare program
  • Dementia care best practices

Nursing home and assisted living administrators can earn up to 13 hours of continuing education for their license renewals.

Don’t forget the Trade Show on September 29, the largest and most comprehensive of its kind in Virginia.  

Start your week at the Regirer Nurse Scholarship Golf Tournament to benefit the scholarship program for individuals who want to pursue a nursing career in long term care.

See the full brochure for more information and details.  

Register today!