Live In Person Seminars

ID/DD Summit

11/17/2021 - 11/18/2021

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, Columbus/Westerville , Ohio

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ID/DD Summit
November 17 - 18, 2021

In Person Location:
Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris Hotel
409 Altair Parkway
Westerville, OH 43082
(614) 882-6800

A limited number of rooms have been blocked at the OHCA rate. The hotel may have additional rooms available once all of the OHCA rooms are gone, but they may not be at the special rate, even if you contact them prior to the cut off date. It is unlikely that they will be able to extend the cutoff date of October 26, 2021 due to the busy nature of their hotel and since rooms go quickly, there may not be any available rooms left at that point.

To make a reservation, call the hotel directly at 833-427-0292 and ask for Reservations. Mention you are attending the OHCA 2021 Disaster Summit . The group rate is $139

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Live Event Precautions - We are all excited to get back to face to face training however we need to do so responsibility. Therefore we have selected a conference location that has been vigilant to ensure the health and safety of guests while maintaining the highest levels of customer service in this extraordinary and ever evolving time. Rest assured that the Renaissance will be following all safety guidance and procedures during our event. We will also require masks to be worn throughout the event, regardless of vaccination status.

We can't wait to see you!

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

12:30 ? 1:00pm Summit Check-in

1:00 ? 2:00pm OSHA & DD Services
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued an Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) in June 2021 regarding COVID-19 in healthcare settings. Consultant Brad Hunt will review major aspects of the OSHA ETS for DD providers and share tips for compliance.
Presented By: Brad Hunt, President ? Intrinsic Risk Consulting

2:00 ? 2:15 Networking Break

2:15 ? 3:15pm Medication Administration Compliance
This session will focus on common medication administration citations and major unusual incidents related to medication administration. Deb Maloy with Tarrytown Expocare and President-Elect of DDNA will share pitfalls agencies need to avoid when it comes to medication administration and how to effectively maintain compliance.
Presented By: Deb Maloy, RN, CDDN; Tarrytown Expocare; President-Elect DDNA

3:15 ? 3:30pm Networking Break

3:30 ? 4:30pm OhioISP System Demonstration
During this session, Heather Stubbs from DODD will present a demonstration of the new Ohio Individualized Service Plan and Assessment (OhioISP). While providers and county boards have until September 2022 to begin using the new OhioISP, some may start utilizing it within the next few months. All DD service providers should attend this session to become familiar with DODD?s OhioISP system.
Presented By: Heather Stubbs, IT Project Manager; Doug Ritchey, Business Process Analyst and Pete Stroup, -Tech Based Training Developer, DODD

4:30 ? 6:00pm Cocktails & Conversation
Join OHCA's Debbie Jenkins for a guided networking session which will allow attendees to network with their peers while sharing thoughts and concerns regarding various policy initiatives in the DD field. In addition, you will be treated to appetizers and drinks while you enjoy this interactive session.
Presented By: Debbie Jenkins, OHCA Policy Director

Thursday, November 18, 2021

8:00 ? 8:30am Summit Check-in, Breakfast & Coffee

8:30 ? 9:30am Legislative Advocacy ? You Can Make a Difference!
Advocacy is needed now more than ever in our DD system. Join OHCA?s Todd Bergdoll for a brief legislative update and tips on how you can advocate to your state Representative or Senator.
Presented By: Todd Bergdoll, Legislative Director ? OHCA

9:30 ? 9:45am Networking Break

9:45 ? 10:45pm DODD Hot Topics
DODD Director Jeff Davis will join us to share the latest news on high priority initiatives being undertaken by the department. Currently, DODD is working on initiatives impacting the workforce crisis, creating a single assessment and service plan across all settings, contracting with a consultant to review waiver reimbursement rates and more. There will be time for Q&A so come prepared to ask Director Davis any burning questions you may have about our field.
Presented By: Jeff Davis, Director of the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities

10:45 ? 11:00am Networking Break

11:00 ? Noon Federal Updates for DD Services
During this session attendees will hear from ANCOR?s Shannon McCracken who will provide attendees with an overview of the latest policy and legislative actions that impact DD providers. Ms. McCracken will share what legislative and administration actions we can expect to see from DC in the near future.
Presented By: Shannon McCracken, Vice President of Government Relations ? ANCOR

Noon ? 12:45 pm Luncheon (included)

12:45 ? 1:45 pm MUI, Culture, and the Quality Health and Welfare Improvement Process
For many years ?the MUI Culture? has often been a point of conflict between providers and the County Boards and/or DODD. During this session, speakers will address how to improve the MUI culture while still meeting the federal requirements for critical incident reporting.
Presented By: Scott Phillips, Assistant Deputy Director DODD
Becky Sharp, Executive Director ? Open Door
Chuck Davis, MUI Manager ? Franklin County Board of DD

1:45 ? 2:00pm Networking Break

2:00 ? 3:30 pm OHCA ID/DD Update
Speaker information is not available.
Continuing Education Credit:

November 17 - 3 CEs
November 18 - 6 CEs

9 CE credits

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Before October 26, $195
October 26 and after, $235

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Before October 26, $299
October 26 and after, $349

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