Save the Date! The LeadingAge PA Annual Conference is moving to an exciting new venue: Kalahari Resort & Convention Center in the Poconos! Mark your calendars for May 16 - 18, 2023
The LeadingAge PA Annual Conference offers presenters an unparalleled forum for showcasing a variety of forward-thinking ideas centering on innovations in senior care and services, financial operations, reimbursement issues, current and emerging trends, advances in technology, and updates on the current and future regulatory environment. Submit your education proposals by October 19, 2022 here.
LeadingAge PA’s conference offers presenters showcasing a variety of forward-thinking ideas and innovations in senior services.
Our fourth keynote is a seasoned journalist/ and TV veteran, and his unparalleled perspective on the media’s relationship with Washington and balanced scrutiny of politicians and current events will give you an entertaining and edifying experience you won’t soon forget!
Schedule & Sessions
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325 University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
Warm, welcoming, and distinctly Hershey, Hershey Lodge
® is a full-service resort located in Hershey, Pennsylvania
affectionately known as Chocolate Town® U.S.A.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by AXIS Medical Education and LeadingAge PA. AXIS Medical Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation for Nursing
AXIS Medical Education designates this continuing nursing education activity for 9.0 contact hours.
Learners are advised that accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, AXIS Medical Education is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. AXIS Medical Education maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive a maximum of 4.0 continuing education credits.
Nursing Home Administrators
This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 22.0 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval #20230620-70-A83511-IN.
Personal Care Home Administrator
As a NAB certified sponsor, LeadingAge PA can offer continuing education credits for PA personal care home administrators only in content areas from the domains of Practice for Residential Care/Assisted Living core of knowledge. According to the revised 2011 DPW regulations for personal care home administrators, DPW will accept courses approved by the National Administrators Board/National Continuing Education Review Service. A final list of applicable sessions will be available at the conference.
This Program, ID No. 590077, has been approved for 15.0 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) Please make note of the activity ID number on your recertification application form. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org.
Earn 12.0 maximum CPE credits
9.6 Specialized Knowledge
2.4 Business Law
2.4 Informational Technology
1.2 Business Management & Organization
1.2 Personal Development
AXIS Medical Education is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge, Business Law, Information Technology, Business Management & Organization and Personal Development
Delivery Method: Group-Live
Prerequisite: Prior knowledge in the area of Healthcare, Medicare and Medicaid Services
Program Level: Intermediate
Advanced Preparation: None
Please Note: CE credits can only be obtained for one session per time frame.
AXIS Contact Information
For information about the accreditation of this program please contact AXIS at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Requirements for Credits
- Attend the educational activity and review all course materials.
- After each session, complete the session/ speaker evaluation using the LeadingAge PA mobile app.
- After the conclusion of the conference, participants will enter an electronic portal through Axis Medical where they will attest to attendance and participation in their identified sessions and print their certificate of attendance. Instructions for this portal will be provided.
- The electronic CE Attestation portal must be completed online by 11:59 pm ET July 24, 2022. If you do not enter the online portal by the above date, you will not be able to retrieve your statement of participation.
- Participants will obtain their certificates through the Axis Medical portal. For NAB and PCHA CE certificates, please visit https://www.nabweb.org/manage-my-account within 30 days after the conference.
COVID Safety Measures
LeadingAge PA is committed to the health and safety of our participants and the people whom they serve.
As such, we are implementing a number of measures to ensure our 2022 Annual Conference is as safe as possible. Our health protocols are in accordance with expert guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and are subject to change in response to federal, state, and local health mandates and policies.
Participants Must Verify Vaccination Against COVID-19
We are proud to be partnering with Accushield to manage our vaccination verification process.
While LeadingAge PA encourages all attendees eligible to get a booster to do so before attending the conference, we are defining full vaccination as two weeks after completion of a two-dose Pfizer or Moderna or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccine. All registrants will be asked to upload proof of vaccination on the vaccine verification portal prior to arrival. This link will also be included in your registration confirmation email.
If you do not upload your proof of vaccination before you arrive, you will not be able to print your name badge. To receive your badge and attend the conference, you will need to go to the Registration Desk and show proof of full vaccination. Please allow extra time for this.
You may request a medical or religious exemption if one has already been approved by your current place of employment. Please email the request and a copy of exemption attestation on your employer’s letterhead to email@example.com. If approved, you will also need to provide a negative PCR test within 48 hours at the Registration Desk in order to receive your name badge.
Masks are Optional
In alignment with the CDC recommendations and current COVID-19 community levels, face masks are optional. LeadingAge PA encourages individuals to make the best decision to support their personal well-being.Other Safety Measures
The Hershey Lodge has installed a REME HALO air purification system throughout their meeting space. The REME HALO air purification system has been extensively tested on the novel coronavirus (commonly known as COVID-19) and found to be 99.9% effective at neutralizing it. It also neutralizes many common flus and other diseases.
High-traffic areas will be sanitized throughout the conference including common areas, bathrooms, door handles, and elevators. In addition, hand sanitizer stations will be available throughout the conference and hotel space.
Touchless scanner technology will be used and registration hours will be extended to reduce crowding. Please be thoughtful of others and maintain a safe distance when possible.
Thank you for doing your part to help keep the LeadingAge PA 2022 Annual Conference a safe and comfortable experience for everyone. We look forward to seeing you there!