Day 2: Friday, October 7

7:00 AM
CALTCM Committee (No CME)
7:00 AM
CALTCM Advocacy Interest Group (No CME)
7:30 AM
Registration/Exhibits Open
8:00 AM
Welcome & Introductions:
Moderators: President-Elect Janice Hoffman-Simen, Pharm.D., EdD, APh, BCGP, FASCP;
President Albert Lam, MD and EDC Chair & Interim CEO Dominic Lim, MPH
8:15 AM
Dementia: A Non-Pharmacolgic Approach for Behavior Management
Speaker: Kemi Reeves, RN, MSN, GNP
Learning Objectives:
1. Identify dementia related behaviors and their cause.
2. Outline a DICE approach (Describe, Investigate, Create, and Evaluate)
to investigating and managing dementia related behaviors.
3. Identify the stages of dementia related behaviors.
4. Summarize therapeutic communication.
8:45 AM
New MD Guidelines: Afib, Diabetes, Heart Failure
Speaker: Deena Goldwater, MD, PhD 
Learning Objectives:
1. Access and describe latest expert algorithms for treatment of diabetes,
atrial fibrillation, and heart failure.
2. Formulate a plan to get 30% of your patients off insulin.
3. Modify your "regular" practice to include the latest evidence based interventions.
9:10 AM
Presentation of the 2022 Dan Osterweil Outstanding Leader in
Post Acute and Long Term Care Award
Michael Wasserman, MD, CMD
9:30 AM
Break/Exhibits (30 Minutes)
10:00 AM
New Drugs: Pharmacy Update
Speaker: Janice Hoffman-Simen, Pharm.D., EdD, APh, BCGP, FASCP
Learning Objectives:
1. Identify trade and generic names of newly approved drugs in 2021 and 2022.
2. Describe the mechanism of action for three newly approved drugs and
their black box warnings.
3. Differentiate newly approved drug agents that are appropriate for use in geriatrics. 
10:25 AM
Diagnosing Mental Illness in NH Residents 
Speaker: Torna Li, PsyD 
Learning Objectives:
1. Define common mental health conditions common in the skilled nursing
facility and their diagnostic criteria.
2. Describe what is necessary to diagnose schizophrenia in a nursing home
resident who has not previously had this diagnosis.
3. Classify types of psychosis, their etiology, and best approach to treatment.
4. Identify when a referral is appropriate for medication management.
10:50 AM
Policy & Regulatory Update
Speaker: Alex Bardakh, MPP, PLC
Learning Objectives:
1. Discuss latest federal legislative and regulatory developments.
2. Discuss quality reporting strategies that align with clinical practice
and facility reporting requirements.
3. Identify current value-based medicine reporting requirements,
including MIPS, APMs SNF VBP.
11:20 AM
What's Happening in PALTC?
Moderator: Dominic Lim, MPH;
Speakers: Albert Lam, MD; Michael Wasserman, MD, CMD
Learning Objectives:
1. Summarize changes in post acute and long term care.
11:50 AM
Presentation of the 2022 Poster Session Awards
12:05 PM
12:10 PM
Product Theater: (No CME) Lunch Break (45 Minutes)
12:55 PM
Break/Exhibits (10 Minutes)
1:05 PM
Learning Objectives:
1. Introduction to In-the-Trenches
1:20 PM
Topics and Speakers
1. Billing and Coding; Alex Bardakh, MPP, PLC
2. Conflict Resolution and Difficult Personalities; Torna Li, PsyD
3. Psychiatry for the Non-Psychiatrist; Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD
4. Telehealth; Noah Marco, MD
5. Ryan's Law: Implementation for SNF's and ALF's; KJ Page, RN-BC, LNHA
1:55 PM
Topics and Speakers: Same as Session 1
2:30 PM
Ice Cream Break/Exhibits (30 Minutes)
3:00 PM
Hot Topics in Post Acute and Long Term Care Panel Discussion Session
Moderator:  Torna Li, PsyD Panelists: Annual Meeting Faculty
Learning Objectives:
1. Discuss current hot topics in post acute and long term care
2. Review best practice standards and discuss application of relevance
practice guidelines.
3:45 PM
Summit Analysis & Application:
An Interactive Group Session (Required for ABIM MOC credit.)
Moderator: Rebecca Ferrini, MD, MPH, CMD
Learning Objectives:
1. Identify the element from the conference that was the most innovative
or surprising to you and at least three new things you will be doing as a
result of attending the 2022 CALTCM Summit for Excellence. 
2. Compare what you learned to what others learned.
4:15 PM
Closing Comments
Speakers: President, Janice Hoffman-Simen, Pharm.D., EdD, APh, BCGP, FASCP
and Immediate Past-President Albert Lam, MD
4:30 PM