Day 1: Thursday, October 8
 
9:00 AM
Welcome and Introductions; Michelle Eslami, MD, FACP, CMD; Albert Lam, MD; and Michael Wasserman, MD, CMD
   
9:30 AM LTC Theory and the Role of PACE: The Continuum of Care
  Speaker: Jay Luxenberg, MD
  Learning Objectives:
   1.  Understand basic definition of long term care.
   2.  Understand long term care as necessary for health factor akin to food and housing.
   3.  Understand PACE model as a form of long term care.
   4.  Understand medical care as a supportive component of PACE.
   
9:50 AM Specialized Managed Care and LTSS
  Speaker: Cheryl Phillips, M.D. AGSF
  Learning Objectives:
  1. Define Specialized Managed Care as it applies to long term care
  2. Describe three examples of Specialized Managed Care
  3. Understand the structure of an Special needs Plans and how it impacts both nursing home and community-based long term care
   
10:10 AM Medical Care in PACE
  Speaker: James Mittelberger, MD
  Learning Objectives: TBA
   
10:30 AM PACE Panel
  Moderator: Dan Osterweil, MD, FACP, CMD Panel: Jay Luxenberg, MD; James Mittelberger, MD; Cheryl Phillips, M.D. AGSF
   
11:00 AM Break
   
12:00 PM Product Theater (No CME) (45 minutes)
   
1:00 PM Welcome & Introductions: Learning Objectives Collaborative Medicolegal Summit; ModeratorKarl Steinberg, MD, CMD, HMDC
   
1:10 PM Introduction to Nursing Home Litigation
  Speaker: William Wilson, Esq.
  Learning Objectives:
  1. Explain general types of claims brought against Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Providers.
  2. Describe common Plaintiff’s themes and theories of liability.
  3. Implement best practices to provide excellent care and reduce risks of litigation and regulatory action.
   
1:30 PM Elder Abuse Case Discussion #1
  Attorneys: William Wilson, Esq. and Alan Horowicz, RN, JD
  Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify and explain theories of liability in nursing and other care facilities.
  2. Create facility policies and procedures to improve quality, and mitigate civil and regulatory liability. 
  3. Improve facility policies and procedures to reduce risk and create realistic expectations.
   
2:40 PM Break/Networking
   
3:10 PM Elder Abuse Case Discussion #2 
  Attorneys: Kimberly Valentine, Esq.; Bill Artigliere, Esq.; Bryan Reid, Esq.; and Rima Badawiya, Esq.
  Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify and explain theories of liability in nursing and other care facilities.
  2. Create facility policies and procedures to improve quality, and mitigate civil and regulatory liability. 
  3. Improve facility policies and procedures to reduce risk and create realistic expectations.
   
4:20 PM Panel Session: Collaborative Medicolegal Summit
  Moderator: Karl Steinberg, MD, CMD, HMDC  Panel: Bill Artigliere, Esq.; Rima Badawiya, Esq.; Alan Horowicz, RN, Esq.; Bryan Reid, Esq.; Kimberly Valentine, Esq; William Wilson, Esq.
  Learning Objective:
  1. Conclude lessons learned from cases into practical, facility-based quality improvement initiatives.
   
5:00 PM BREAK
   
5:30 PM In The Trenches: Session #1 (Walk and Learn Opportunity)