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      April 2, 2019

      Tuesday   8:00 AM

      2321 Lifestyle Way
      Chattanooga, Tennessee 37421

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      2019 PCA Pharmacy Spring Symposium - Chattanooga, TN

      Agenda: 8:00 am - 8:45 am: Registration / Breakfast / Vendor Trade Show 8:45 am - 9:00 am: Silver Sponsor Speaker — Acadia 9:00 am - 10:00 am: The SNF Leader’s Guide to Occupancy & Mix: Addressing Current Challenges and Preparing for PDPM! — Lou Ann Brubaker, President, Brubaker Consulting 10:00 am - 10:15 am: Break / Vendor Trade Show 10:15 am - 11:15 am: The SNF Leader’s Guide to Occupancy & Mix: Addressing Current Challenges and Preparing for PDPM! — Lou Ann Brubaker, President, Brubaker Consulting 11:15 am - 11:30 am: Break / Vendor Trade Show 11:30 am - 12:30 pm: The SNF Leader’s Guide to Occupancy & Mix: Addressing Current Challenges and Preparing for PDPM! — Lou Ann Brubaker, President, Brubaker Consulting 12:30 pm - 1:05 pm: Lunch / Vendor Trade Show 1:05 pm - 1:30 pm: Gold Sponsor Speaker — Lilly 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm: Emergency Preparedness: Is Your Facility Prepared for The Next Disaster? — Paul Peterson, PharmD Director, Emergency Preparedness Program, State of Tennessee Department of Health 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm: Break / Vendor Trade Show 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm: Survey Trends — Tamra Turberville, MSN, RN, Public Health Regional Regulatory Program Manager, ETRO Health Care Facilities 3:45 pm - 4:00 pm: Evaluation and CE This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 5 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval # 20200304-5-A53241-IN. This educational offering has been reviewed by Health Care Promotions and approved for 5.1 contact hours. Health Care Promotions is an approved Kentucky Board of Nursing provider until December 31, 2019. KBN #7-0025-019-008-2-2-1. Participants MUST stay for the entire course in order to receive CE. Additionally, you MUST provide your professional license number to receive credit. Speaker Bios: The SNF Leader’s Guide to Occupancy & Mix: Addressing Current Challenges and Preparing for PDPM! — Lou Ann Brubaker, President, Brubaker Consulting Lou Ann Brubaker is the Founder and President of Brubaker Consulting, a company providing management and marketing educational assistance and programming. Since 1988, she has worked with hundreds of senior care providers and taught thousands of senior care professionals, including Executive Directors, Administrators and Directors of Nursing, RNs, LPNs and CNAs, physicians, marketers, HR staff, dietitians, therapists, customer service staff, as well as individuals at the C-suite (executive) level of their organizations. Clients include the nation’s leading direct senior care providers, ranging from multi-facility chains and CCRCs of 1500+ residents to individual SNF and ALF facilities of less than twenty. Her expertise is also valued highly by senior care ancillary services companies. For more than 20 years she has provided sales education programs to ancillary organizations wishing to expand their market share within the senior care environments. Lou Ann Brubaker’s diverse professional experience ranges from administration of a senior citizen utility assistance program, the transitioning of an in-house advertising agency to a revenue- generating division and the management of more than 35 satellite operations and 500 sales representatives within a senior care products organization. Just prior to founding her own company, she directed the North American marketing for an organization that in three years grew to become the world’s largest provider of online clinical, scientific and technical information during which time she served on the leadership team that strategically re-crafted the international pricing of online information. In addition to ongoing education offered by Lou Ann Brubaker, some of her current endeavors of interest include culture change within a 100-year-old international healthcare organization located in 35 countries, the crafting of a state-of-the-art volunteer initiative and technology model within a non-profit, multi-site CCRC organization (increasing volunteer value 150% in less than one year), and the re-branding of the customer service program within one of America’s largest continuum of care providers. A graduate of Kent State University (B.S., Public Policy/Political Science), Ms. Brubaker is Past-Chair and Past-Director of the Board of Trustees for The Beacon Institute (the educational affiliate of Mid-Atlantic Lifespan, the largest senior care association in Maryland). She also served as a nationally elected Director of the Business & Professional Women’s Foundation. You can reach Lou Ann Brubaker at 301-535-5449 or at brubak97@aol.com. For more information, visit her website at www.brubakerconsulting.com. Emergency Preparedness: Is Your Facility Prepared for The Next Disaster? — Paul Peterson, PharmD Director, Emergency Preparedness Program, State of Tennessee Department of Health Paul E. Petersen, PharmD, is the Director of the Tennessee Department of Health’s Emergency Preparedness Program. He serves as principal for Tennessee’s federally-funded Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Healthcare Preparedness (HPP) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) cooperative agreements. He oversees the operations and strategic direction of approximately 120 staff members statewide. Dr. Petersen serves as lead in Tennessee’s response to all public health and medical emergencies. Tennessee has experienced a wide range of threats and public health emergencies requiring decisive action by our HPP-PHEP funded Emergency Preparedness program staff, health care coalitions, and partners. Events of the past five years include the 2012 Fungal Infections Outbreak, 2014-15 Ebola, 2015 Blount County Train Derailment, 2016 Zika Infections, the 2016 Gatlinburg Wildfire response, the 2017 Hurricane Harvey, Irma, and Maria responses, and the 2018-19 Hepatitis A response. Each event has presented opportunities to demonstrate the life-saving impact of the infrastructure built by preparedness funding over time.  Originally from California, he earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy at the University of the Pacific Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Dr. Petersen completed his postgraduate pharmacy practice residency at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville where he also served as the Clinical Operating Room Pharmacist prior to his move to state government in 2005. He serves on various national preparedness policy committees including work with the National Academies, NEMA, and ASTHO. He is also an active member of several professional public health and pharmacy associations. Survey Trends — Tamra Tuberville, MSN, RN, Public Health Regional Regulatory Program Manager, ETRO Health Care Facilities Tamra Turberville is the Regional Administrator for East Tennessee Regional office (ETRO) of Health Care Facilities in the division of Health Licensure and Regulation with the Tennessee Department of Health. She has oversight of Certification and Licensure activities, including annual and complaint surveys, for all Certified and Licensed health care facilities in the East Tennessee Region including, but not limited to, Long Term Care Facilities (Nursing Homes), Assisted Care Living Facilities, Hospitals, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, and Dialysis Centers. She frequently provides or arranges training for providers during annual provider training through the Department of Health and various professional association conferences. Prior to assuming the position of Regional Administrator in 2016, she began working as a surveyor in 2005, surveying nursing homes, surgery centers, and hospitals, and was a supervisor responsible for training new surveyors and education of surveyors, as well as a program manager. Tamra's clinical nursing experience includes 1 year Med-Surg, 1 year Neuro Intensive Care, 9 years Perioperative nursing, and 1 year Infection Control/Prevention. Tamra is a graduate of the University of South Alabama with a BA in Psychology and English, a BS in Nursing with cum laude honors, and a graduate of Western Governors University Tennessee with an MSN in Nursing Leadership and Management.

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