Category Archives: All Webinars

Past Free Webinar: Elder Abuse Prevention and Vulnerable Adult Protection in Minnesota – Legislative Updates and Next Steps – June 17, 12 – 1:30 pm

Handout – MN Leadership Council on Aging – Moone June 2019
Handout – MN Dept. of Health – Dotseth June 2019
Handout – LeadingAge MN – Kvenvold June 2019
Handout – Care Providers of MN – Cullen June 2019
Handout – MN Elder Justice Center – Vickstrom June 2019
Handout – State Ombudsman for LTC – Hennen June 2019

Earn 1.5 CEU, pre-approved for Social Workers by BOSW; self-submit other disciplines.
MGS is listed as a Continuing Education Resource by the MN Board of Nursing. CEU Certificates are free for MGS members and $15 for non-members.

Hear from top leaders in Minnesota government and long-term care service organizations about:

  • Recent legislation designed to protect older vulnerable adults and reduce elder abuse
  • Legislative and budgetary impacts on Assisted Living and Nursing Homes
  • Policy revisions to strengthen staff training, support caregivers, improve care and reduce occurrences of abuse
  • Legal and ombudsman services to support older victims and caregivers

This webinar features leaders from government agencies, elder justice, and long-term care organizations charged with delivering quality care, supporting caregivers, and providing for the safety of those receiving care. Recent legislative and budgetary impacts on older adult services and protections will be discussed.

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Past Free Webinar: “Long Term Care Rethink Tank: Re-thinking Eldercare” March 18, 2019

Speakers:

George Schoephoerster, MD, Geriatrician, Past President, Minnesota Association of Geriatrics Inspired Clinicians
Tracy Keibler, MS, Founding Director, ApparentPlan; Past Vice Chair, MN Board on Aging
Joe Gaugler, PhD, University of Minnesota, Robert L. Kane Endowed Chair in Long-Term Care and Aging
Ken Anderson, PMP, MSP, Business Development Specialist, Aliqon Consulting

Earn 1.25 CEU, pre-approved for Social Workers by BOSW; self-submit other disciplines
MGS is listed as a Continuing Education Resource by the MN Board of Nursing

Handout – LTC Rethink Tank – Rethinking Eldercare 3.18.19

TPT Program: Celebrating Wisdom – a look at the progress made in aging services over the past 60 years.

Everyone has the right to age with dignity and choice. The Long Term Care Rethink Tank is a collection of thought leaders who are dedicated to breaking structural and regulatory barriers that hinder reasonable and dignified care for frail older adults no matter where they live. Our over-arching aim is to create new models of care that are affordable, sustainable and reflective of the dignity and independence values that older adults consistently rank as paramount.

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