Massachusetts Senior Care Association
2020 Spring Conference & Trade Show
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
DCU Center, Worcester
9:30am - 3:00pm
8:30am Registration & Continental Breakfast
Online registration is not available for this event. Please complete the registration form.
Morning Session, 2 CEUs (9:30 am – 11:30am)
From PDPM to Five-Star – A 20/20 Perspective
Steven Littlehale, MS, GCNS– BC, Chief Innovation Officer
Michael Sciacca, MHA, MPT, Chief Operating Officer
PDPM pays you for delivering a quality product and CMS’ Five-Star measures whether you did. If only it were that simple! This interactive morning session will provide deep insights into the first seven months of PDPM and the impact of recent (and anticipated) changes to Five-Star. Strategies on how to improve your reimbursement and care outcomes so that your PDPM and Five-Star ratings will be presented in an “easy to operationalize” manner, allowing you to fully seize upon this opportunity.
Afternoon Session, 2 CEUs (1:00 pm – 3:00pm)
Cyber Security: Offense Always Wins, Defense Always Loses
Vince Crisler, MS, Management, CEO & Co-Founder
A former CISO of the Whitehouse Unclassified Systems, Vince will be present on cybersecurity training and best practices for healthcare companies. This afternoon session will include hot topics such as the importance of cyber training, how to avoid phishing emails, protecting personal health information, and cybersecurity compliance requirements such as HIPAA.
Day At A Glace
8:30 am – 9:30 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:30 am – 11:30am From PDPM to Five-Star – A 20/20 Perspective (2 CEUs)
11:30 am – 1:00 pm Trade Show and Walking Lunch
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Cyber Security: Offense Always Wins, Defense Always Loses (2 CEUs)