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National Public Health Week
National Public Health Week
Apr 2 – Apr 8 all-day
JOIN THE MOVEMENT Join us in celebrating National Public Health Week and become part of a growing movement to create the healthiest nation in one generation. We’re celebrating the power of prevention, advocating for healthy … Continue reading National Public Health Week
National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit
National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit @ Hyatt Regency Atlanta
Apr 2 – Apr 5 all-day
More information The National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit is where solutions are formulated, stakeholders convene, and change begins. It is the annual gathering for stakeholders to discuss what’s working in prevention and treatment. … Continue reading National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit
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Announcing Intersections: Creating Culturally Complete Streets
Announcing Intersections: Creating Culturally Complete Streets @ Nashville Music City Center
Apr 3 – Apr 4 all-day
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Series 1: The Basics of Nonprofit Finance Webinar – Reading Financial Statements 9:00 am
Series 1: The Basics of Nonprofit Finance Webinar – Reading Financial Statements
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am
Register All nonprofit leaders should understand how to review their organization’s financial reports and be aware of their financial picture from an outside perspective. This session covers the fundamentals of nonprofit finance including how to … Continue reading Series 1: The Basics of Nonprofit Finance Webinar – Reading Financial Statements
Celebrating 50+ Years of UH Public Health Education in Hawai’i 4:30 pm
Celebrating 50+ Years of UH Public Health Education in Hawai’i @ Cafe Julia at the YWCA
Apr 3 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
More information and registration The Office of Public Health Studies (OPHS) at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa (UHM) is hosting a celebation to mark our 50+ years of providing accredited public health education, research, … Continue reading Celebrating 50+ Years of UH Public Health Education in Hawai’i
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Coming to America Who Should We Welcome, What Should We Do? 5:00 pm
Coming to America Who Should We Welcome, What Should We Do? @ Hawaii State Capitol
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Flyer What are the Issues? The immigration issue affects virtually every American, directly or indirectly, often in deeply personal ways. This guide is designed to help people deliberate together about how we should approach the … Continue reading Coming to America Who Should We Welcome, What Should We Do?
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2018 Volunteer Manager Series 3 of 3: Raising the Bar for Volunteer Feedback: Surveys, Exit Interviews & Committee Involvement 9:00 am
2018 Volunteer Manager Series 3 of 3: Raising the Bar for Volunteer Feedback: Surveys, Exit Interviews & Committee Involvement
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
More information Volunteers observe and experience hospice operations from a much different vantage point than staff. Although volunteers may often be more objective, they are frequently left out of the decision-making process.  Therefore, it is … Continue reading 2018 Volunteer Manager Series 3 of 3: Raising the Bar for Volunteer Feedback: Surveys, Exit Interviews & Committee Involvement
Hawaii Celebrates National Public Health Week 4:30 pm
Hawaii Celebrates National Public Health Week @ University of Hawaii Cancer Center Sullivan Conference Center
Apr 5 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Flyer H.O.P.E. Changing our Future Together Medicaid Initiative to Support Healthy Families & Communities in Hawaii *Hawaii Ohana Nui Expansion Program Outline In celebration of National Public Health Week, please join Dr. Judy Mohr Peterson, … Continue reading Hawaii Celebrates National Public Health Week
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Hospice Policy Update: Where Are We & Where Are We Going? 9:00 am
Hospice Policy Update: Where Are We & Where Are We Going?
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
What’s in this webinar: The current hospice environment Significance of the data CMS and other government bodies are gathering and monitoring Regulatory changes CMS is considering Hospice industry’s readiness for the future and recommended operational … Continue reading Hospice Policy Update: Where Are We & Where Are We Going?
Series 1: The Basics of Nonprofit Finance Webinar – What Every Board Member Should Know About Nonprofit Finance 9:00 am
Series 1: The Basics of Nonprofit Finance Webinar – What Every Board Member Should Know About Nonprofit Finance
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am
Register Board members can better guide a nonprofit toward financial strength in service of its mission when they understand their legal and practical roles and are well versed in the financial management of an organization. … Continue reading Series 1: The Basics of Nonprofit Finance Webinar – What Every Board Member Should Know About Nonprofit Finance
UHELP presents Surrogates: Decision-Making, Discharge Planning and Application for Long-Term Care Benefits for Adults, Including those who Lack Capacity 3:00 pm
UHELP presents Surrogates: Decision-Making, Discharge Planning and Application for Long-Term Care Benefits for Adults, Including those who Lack Capacity @ UH Law School, Moot Court
Apr 10 @ 3:00 pm
Flyer What happens when there has been no legal planning for possible incapacity or when alternatives to guardianship and conservatorship, such as powers of attorney, advance healthcare directives, and designations or selections of “surrogates” fail? … Continue reading UHELP presents Surrogates: Decision-Making, Discharge Planning and Application for Long-Term Care Benefits for Adults, Including those who Lack Capacity
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2018 Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions
2018 Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions @ Hilton New Orleans Riverside
Apr 11 – Apr 14 all-day
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Social Media Policy Mistakes: Is Your Organization at Risk? 9:00 am
Social Media Policy Mistakes: Is Your Organization at Risk?
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
More information This program will focus on social media policies and procedures for hospice and home care organizations.  Gain a clear understanding of how a best-practices-based policy and a compliance management program can mitigate risks, … Continue reading Social Media Policy Mistakes: Is Your Organization at Risk?
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It’s All in Your Approach: Making Positive Connections 3:30 pm
It’s All in Your Approach: Making Positive Connections @ Kahala Nui, Diamond Head Room
Apr 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Registration The trainer, Dorothy Colby, is a Certified Positive Approach to Dementia Care (TM) Trainer and national mentor, with more than 20 years of professional and personal experience caring for people with dementia. She is … Continue reading It’s All in Your Approach: Making Positive Connections
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National Healthcare Decisions Day
National Healthcare Decisions Day
Apr 16 all-day
We have a great opportunity to call attention to Advance Care Planning on National Healthcare Decisions Day/week. If you are interested in getting our community talking, please join our committee. This national event, which happens … Continue reading National Healthcare Decisions Day
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Public Meeting for Patient-Focused Drug Development on Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) 4:00 am
Public Meeting for Patient-Focused Drug Development on Opioid Use Disorder (OUD)
Apr 17 @ 4:00 am – 10:00 am
Registration On April 17, 2018, FDA is hosting a public meeting on Patient-Focused Drug Development for Opioid Use Disorder (OUD), in collaboration with National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA). In addition to NIDA, FDA is also working … Continue reading Public Meeting for Patient-Focused Drug Development on Opioid Use Disorder (OUD)
Leveraging Program-Related Investments for Greater Impact 9:00 am
Leveraging Program-Related Investments for Greater Impact @ Ka Waiwai Collective
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Register Explore the power of Program-Related Investments US Foundations, both large and small, have been utilizing PRIs for up to 40 years. PRIs are a powerful and flexible tool used to tackle tough social issues, … Continue reading Leveraging Program-Related Investments for Greater Impact
Managing Client Expectations Realistically & Respectfully 9:00 am
Managing Client Expectations Realistically & Respectfully
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
More information Managing expectations is a process of helping people know how to be right and when to be satisfied.  In hospice and home care settings, patients and their families are often under tremendous stress. … Continue reading Managing Client Expectations Realistically & Respectfully
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2018 Annual Meeting & Conference- Planning for the Future of Public Health
2018 Annual Meeting & Conference- Planning for the Future of Public Health @ The Queensburty Hotel
Apr 18 – Apr 20 all-day
Registration and more information The New York State Public Health Association invites you to attend the 68th Annual Meeting and Conference to be held April 18-20, 2018 at The Queensbury Hotel in Glens Falls, New … Continue reading 2018 Annual Meeting & Conference- Planning for the Future of Public Health
Stopping the Superbug Threat
Stopping the Superbug Threat
Apr 18 all-day
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ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training 8:00 am
ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training @ Liliʻuokalani Trust – Kauaʻi Unit
Apr 19 @ 8:00 am – Apr 20 @ 4:30 pm
Flyer This TWO‐DAY workshop will equip participants to respond knowledgeably and competently to persons at risk of suicide. Participants learn and practice skills in identifying and responding to people at immediate risk of suicide. Just … Continue reading ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training
Trauma Changes the Brain: Making Sense of Challenging Behaviors
Trauma Changes the Brain: Making Sense of Challenging Behaviors
Apr 19 all-day
More information At this conference, learn about how brain development influences a youth’s behavior and how trauma can negatively impact the brain during development.  This conference will also look at how trauma increases a child’s … Continue reading Trauma Changes the Brain: Making Sense of Challenging Behaviors
Charitable Solicitation Compliance What does it take to be Compliant? 7:00 am
2018 Prudent Hospice™ Approach to Live Discharge Series 1 of 3: Managing Live Discharges 9:00 am
2018 Prudent Hospice™ Approach to Live Discharge Series 1 of 3: Managing Live Discharges
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
More information Live discharges have drawn the interest of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), MedPAC, and the OIG.  How is your hospice managing them?  This webinar will help hospices of all sizes … Continue reading 2018 Prudent Hospice™ Approach to Live Discharge Series 1 of 3: Managing Live Discharges
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SYNChronicity Conference
SYNChronicity Conference
Apr 22 – Apr 24 all-day
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NEC-Zero Evidence-Based Resources to Prevent Complications in Fragile Infants Aim – To Eliminate Necrotizing Enterocolitis 9:00 am
NEC-Zero Evidence-Based Resources to Prevent Complications in Fragile Infants Aim – To Eliminate Necrotizing Enterocolitis
Apr 23 @ 9:00 am
Registration The NEC-Zero initiative is working to eliminate necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), a terrible life-threatening disease that impacts fragile and at-risk preemies. Working with parents of infants, physicians, nurses and software developers, our work takes a … Continue reading NEC-Zero Evidence-Based Resources to Prevent Complications in Fragile Infants Aim – To Eliminate Necrotizing Enterocolitis
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Live 2-Hour National Webcase HIV Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U) 6:00 am
Live 2-Hour National Webcase HIV Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U)
Apr 25 @ 6:00 am – 8:00 am
Register here Flyer Changing the Narrative: U=U Johanne E. Morne, MS Director AIDS Institute New York State Department of Health Albany, New York The Scientific Base for U=U Oni J. Blackstock, MD, MHS Assistant Commissioner … Continue reading Live 2-Hour National Webcase HIV Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U)
“Food and Nutrition Environments: Is there an Elephant in the Room?” 12:00 pm
“Food and Nutrition Environments: Is there an Elephant in the Room?” @ University of Hawaii Cancer Center Sullivan Conference Center
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Remote access available to Neighbor Island participants In light of the growing prevalence of nutrition-related health problems, including obesity and diabetes, attention has increasingly turned to the role of food environments in homes and communities. … Continue reading “Food and Nutrition Environments: Is there an Elephant in the Room?”
An Insider’s Guide to the ED: What You Should Know 5:30 pm
An Insider’s Guide to the ED: What You Should Know @ The Queen's Conference Center
Apr 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration Get an insider’s look into emergency care with Queen’s ED physicians: Drs. Rick Bruno, Daniel Cheng, Ajeet Dube and Howie Klemmer. Learn about the history and future of health care, national health care delivery costs and … Continue reading An Insider’s Guide to the ED: What You Should Know
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Key Strategies for a Successful Emergency Department Patient Transition Program 9:00 am
Key Strategies for a Successful Emergency Department Patient Transition Program
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
More information As US healthcare moves rapidly from a volume-based system to a performance-based system, it is imperative to implement a care management model that incorporates the full continuum of care – not just for … Continue reading Key Strategies for a Successful Emergency Department Patient Transition Program
From Biology to Behavior: A Cross-Disciplinary Discussion Surrounding Sugar… 9:30 am
From Biology to Behavior: A Cross-Disciplinary Discussion Surrounding Sugar… @ Milken Institute School of Public Health
Apr 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
More information The Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences at the George Washington University (GW) Milken Institute School of Public Health, in conjunction with the Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness, the … Continue reading From Biology to Behavior: A Cross-Disciplinary Discussion Surrounding Sugar…
Hawaii Pacific Health for a free Advance Care Planning Workshop 12:30 pm
Hawaii Pacific Health for a free Advance Care Planning Workshop @ Ewa Conference Room
Apr 26 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Bring your family and friends to learn about what is advance care planning. You can complete an advance directive, learn about the important role of a health care power of attorney and know the difference … Continue reading Hawaii Pacific Health for a free Advance Care Planning Workshop
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HIPAA Compliance Made Easy for Hawaii Healthcare Professionals 8:00 am
HIPAA Compliance Made Easy for Hawaii Healthcare Professionals @ The Pacific Club
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Registration This course is a part of Hawaii Tech Support’s “Security for Health Professionals” Brunch & Learn series, designed exclusively for healthcare front and back office staff, as well as compliance and risk management personnel. … Continue reading HIPAA Compliance Made Easy for Hawaii Healthcare Professionals
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