Agenda


This year’s theme is Refocusing the Lens.  Participants will have an opportunity to earn up to 6.25 continuing education (CE) credits, across multiple disciplines.

    7:00 - 8:15 a.m.
 
Registration, Buffet Breakfast, and Exhibits
    Prize Opportunity - Door Prize Drawing
    8:15 - 9:00 a.m.
 
What is Quality Insights?
Brandy Vinson; Quality insights Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition
     
  9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
 
From the Chair, To the Hill, and Beyond: The Power of Patient Engagement
David M. White, Patient Advocate, Keynote Speaker
     
10:00 - 10:30 a.m.   Break & Visit with Exhibitors
     
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
 
Concurrent Breakout Session #1
  Option 1:
  Power of Words: An Ethical Consideration
   Liz Anderson, DSW, LCSW; Western Carolina University
   Patrick Gee
 
   Option 2:
   Changing the Culture of Dialysis Facilities to Eliminate Infections
    Leslie Wong, MD, MBA, FASN; Cleveland Clinic
     
11:30 - 11:45 a.m.
 
Awards Presentation
   
 
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
 
Lunch; Visit with Exhibitors
     
12:45 - 1:45 p.m.
 
Concurrent Breakout Session #2
  Option 1:
  Ethics of Professionalism
  Renee Bova-Collis, MSW, LCSW; Quality Insights Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition
  Latitia Felus, Consumer
  Christine Gries, MS, RN; UVA Amherst Dialysis
  Jeniece Roane, MS, RN, NE-BC; Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU

 
  Option 2:

  Know Your Options

  Kim Johnson, MS; United Network for Organ Sharing
  Andrea Moore, LMSW;
Quality Insights Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition
  April Wiggins-McGraw; BSN, RN; DaVIta
     
1:45 - 2:45 p.m.
 
Concurrent Breakout Session #3
  Option 1:
  Caregiver Approach to Mental Health
   Liz Anderson, DSW, LCSW; Western Carolina University
   Patrick Gee, Consumer
 
  Option 2:

  Health Partners: Choosing, Motivating, Proxy

   Renee Bova-Collis, MSW, LCSW; Quality Insights Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition
   
Tina Gee, Care Partner
   Andrew Williams, Consumer
     
2:45 - 3:00 p.m.
 
Break & Visit with Exhibitors
     
3:00 - 3:45 p.m.
 
Survey Readiness
Gail Dewald, BS, RN, CNN; Dewald & Associates, LLC
     
3:45 - 4:15 p.m.
 
Full Circle: Recapitulation of Our Focus
Brandy Vinson; Quality Insights Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition
    Prize Opportunity - Exhibitor Rounds Prize Drawing
4:15 - 4:30 p.m.   Evaluation Period