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National Health Outreach Conference
National Health Outreach Conference
May 2 – May 4 all-day
General Information The 2017 National Health Outreach Conference planning team invites you to join us in Annapolis, Maryland on May 2-4, 2017!  As we convene, our conference theme……Navigating the World of Health: A Sea of … Continue reading National Health Outreach Conference
IRF, LTCH, SNF QRP Review and Correct Reports Provider Training Webcast 8:00 am
IRF, LTCH, SNF QRP Review and Correct Reports Provider Training Webcast
May 2 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
During this webcast, find out how Review and Correct Reports fit within the Quality Reporting Programs (QRPs) for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), Long-Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs), and Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs). Additionally, learn about re-submitting … Continue reading IRF, LTCH, SNF QRP Review and Correct Reports Provider Training Webcast
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Improving Your Practice and Advocacy of Cultural Competence Through the Skills-Based ASCN Model 9:00 am
Improving Your Practice and Advocacy of Cultural Competence Through the Skills-Based ASCN Model
May 3 @ 9:00 am
This webinar has been designed as an inter-professional training for all healthcare providers. Nurses, pharmacists, and doctors, both in practice and in training, as well as PA’s, MA’s, front desk staff, receptionists, and other staff … Continue reading Improving Your Practice and Advocacy of Cultural Competence Through the Skills-Based ASCN Model
POLST and EMS Webinar 9:00 am
POLST and EMS Webinar
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
This is the second in a series of webinars on Using the POLST Paradigm to Honor Patient Wishes Across the Care Continuum. This webinar focuses on POLST in the EMS/Hospital Setting and will be presented … Continue reading POLST and EMS Webinar
Free Workshop from the US Census Bureau: “Your Neighborhoods by the Numbers: Advanced American FactFinder” 1:00 pm
Free Workshop from the US Census Bureau: “Your Neighborhoods by the Numbers: Advanced American FactFinder” @ John A. Burns School of Medicine Computer Lab
May 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
RSVP to emakahi@papaolalokahi.org by May 1, 2017.  Seating is limited! The public is invited to a free workshop being held on May 3rd at the John A. Burns School of Medicine. This interactive workshop, “Your … Continue reading Free Workshop from the US Census Bureau: “Your Neighborhoods by the Numbers: Advanced American FactFinder”
Active Aging: Hong Kong Style 4:15 pm
Active Aging: Hong Kong Style @ University of Hawaii at Manoa – Biomed D207
May 3 @ 4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Teresa Tsien, MSW Professor of Practice, Department of Applied Social Sciences Professional Consultant, Institute of Active Ageing Hong Kong Polytechnic University Parking available at the Biomed Building after 4pm for $6
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2017 Frontline Supervisor Webinar Series 2 of 2 Developing Staff & Managing Performance 9:00 am
2017 Frontline Supervisor Webinar Series 2 of 2 Developing Staff & Managing Performance
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
One definition of management is getting work done through the efforts of others. Do you agree? This webinar will cover coaching staff and managing performance – key responsibilities for frontline clinical supervisors. This is often … Continue reading 2017 Frontline Supervisor Webinar Series 2 of 2 Developing Staff & Managing Performance
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National Nurses Week
National Nurses Week
May 6 – May 12 all-day
National Nurses Week
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National Hospital Week
National Hospital Week
May 7 – May 13 all-day
National Hospital Week
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Hawai‘i Delta Omega Society 2017 Distinguished Lecture 5:00 pm
Hawai‘i Delta Omega Society 2017 Distinguished Lecture @ UH Manoa, Biomed B-103
May 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
PRESENTS: Harriet V. Kuhnlein, PhD, LLD (hon.), FIUNS, FASN, Professor Emerita of Human Nutrition, McGill University, Montreal “Indigenous Peoples’ Food Systems and Well-being: Holding on to Healthy Traditions” Dr. Kuhnlein is a public health nutritionist … Continue reading Hawai‘i Delta Omega Society 2017 Distinguished Lecture
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2017 National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit Meeting
2017 National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit Meeting @ Hyatt Regency Atlanta
May 9 – May 11 all-day
The 2017 National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit will be held on May 9–11, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia. Be sure to REGISTER NOW for this annual gathering of partners dedicated … Continue reading 2017 National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit Meeting
Annual Rural Health Conference
Annual Rural Health Conference
May 9 – May 12 all-day
NRHA’s Annual Rural Health Conference is the nation’s largest rural health conference, created for anyone with an interest in rural health care, including rural health practitioners, hospital administrators, clinic directors and lay health workers, social … Continue reading Annual Rural Health Conference
Free Hepatitis C Testing 8:00 am
Free Hepatitis C Testing @ Spark Matsunaga VA Clinic Lobby
May 9 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join the VA and HepFree Hawaii to learn more about hepatitis C. Get tested if: You were born between 1945-1965 Injected or snorted drugs (even one time) Got a tattoo or piercing in an unregulated … Continue reading Free Hepatitis C Testing
Plan4Health Webinar Series 3 of 3 Nutrition 8:00 am
Plan4Health Webinar Series 3 of 3 Nutrition
May 9 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
The Plan4Health project is a collaboration between the American Planning Association and APHA. It represents significant cross-sector support for policy, systems, and environment changes, as well as an opportunity to build leadership among our members. … Continue reading Plan4Health Webinar Series 3 of 3 Nutrition
Recruiting & Hiring the Perfect “Fit” 9:00 am
Recruiting & Hiring the Perfect “Fit”
May 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
With the rapidly changing healthcare environment, how do you hire the perfect fit for your hospice or home care?  Is your recruitment and onboarding program up-to-date with today’s market and candidates?  Are you challenged with … Continue reading Recruiting & Hiring the Perfect “Fit”
Lung Association’s Painting with a Twist Fundraiser 6:30 pm
Lung Association’s Painting with a Twist Fundraiser
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The American Lung Association in Hawaii works to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through education, research, and advocacy. With community support, we are able to deliver lung health education, promote … Continue reading Lung Association’s Painting with a Twist Fundraiser
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Hepatitis B Movie Night 5:30 am
Hepatitis B Movie Night @ UH School of Medicine Auditorium MEB 315
May 11 @ 5:30 am – 7:30 am
We will be showing “Be About It” (a short documentary about a Filipino family and a Chinese family dealing with hepatitis B) and “The Teacher” (a local documentary about a Marshallese man livingwith hep B). Check out … Continue reading Hepatitis B Movie Night
POLST and Hospitals (in-patient) Webinar 7:00 am
POLST and Hospitals (in-patient) Webinar
May 11 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
This is the third in a series of webinars on Using the POLST Paradigm to Honor Patient Wishes Across the Care Continuum. This webinar focuses on POLST in Hospitals (in-patient) and will be presented by … Continue reading POLST and Hospitals (in-patient) Webinar
Hot Topics in Hospice Regulatory Matters 9:00 am
Hot Topics in Hospice Regulatory Matters
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Hospice changes continue and are picking up speed.  This webinar will review the FY2018 proposed hospice rule (payment and quality reporting update) and other hot topics.  Other anticipated issues will be addressed, including the hospice … Continue reading Hot Topics in Hospice Regulatory Matters
Hawaii Youth Services Network General Membership Meeting 10:00 am
Hawaii Youth Services Network General Membership Meeting
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Presentation on increasing awareness and the impact of Micronesian culture among youth workers in Hawaii. “Cultural differences between Micronesia and Hawai‘i in the areas of medical care, employment, education and laws, compounded with the unfamiliarity … Continue reading Hawaii Youth Services Network General Membership Meeting
Free Hep B Movie Night 5:30 pm
Free Hep B Movie Night @ UH School of Medicine Auditorium (MEB 515)
May 11 @ 5:30 pm
Reserve your seat now! In honor of Hepatitis Awareness Month and Asian Pacific Heritage Month in May, we are co-hosting a movie night in Honolulu to raise awareness about hepatitis B in Hawaii. We will … Continue reading Free Hep B Movie Night
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Dr. Deborah Prothrow-Stith and Larry Cohen in Conversation about Prevention Diaries: The Practice and Pursuit of Health For All 10:00 am
Dr. Deborah Prothrow-Stith and Larry Cohen in Conversation about Prevention Diaries: The Practice and Pursuit of Health For All
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
In this special Dialogue4Health Web Forum, public health leaders and innovators Dr. Deborah Prothrow-Stith and Larry Cohen will discuss the role of prevention and equity in our current climate with a particular focus on preventing … Continue reading Dr. Deborah Prothrow-Stith and Larry Cohen in Conversation about Prevention Diaries: The Practice and Pursuit of Health For All
Maui’s Alternative Prom 2017 6:30 pm
Maui’s Alternative Prom 2017
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Save the ate for a prom that celebrates diversity among Maui’s high school students.  Includes dinner and dancing  with DJ Zeke Visit Facebook for more infor fb.me/mauiprom  
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National Nursing Home Week
National Nursing Home Week
May 14 – May 20 all-day
National Nursing Home Week
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National Women’s Health Week
National Women’s Health Week
May 14 – May 20 all-day
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National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) Workshop
National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) Workshop @ Shriners Hospital Makai Conference Room
May 15 – May 16 all-day
Program Goal: This two day educational program is designed to provide an update on the 2017 NHSN surveillance definitions for reporting. Additionally, it will provide an overview of evaluating entered data for completeness, consistency, and … Continue reading National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) Workshop
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Communicating in a Crisis: How to Protect Your Reputation & Brand 9:00 am
Communicating in a Crisis: How to Protect Your Reputation & Brand
May 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Is your hospice prepared to manage and survive a crisis?  Vulnerabilities are extremely high considering hospices are working with patients and families under sensitive, difficult circumstances with no room for error.  A positive reputation can … Continue reading Communicating in a Crisis: How to Protect Your Reputation & Brand
Biki Stop Marking Night 6:00 pm
Biki Stop Marking Night @ Kakaako Beach Park
May 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
On the evening of Tuesday, May 16th we will mark the location for many of the bikeshare stations (we’ll be calling them Biki Stops) in the soon-to-launch bikeshare system. This strategy has proven important in … Continue reading Biki Stop Marking Night
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2017 Palliative Pupus 5:15 pm
2017 Palliative Pupus @ The Queen's Conference Center Room 200
May 17 @ 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
How does Palliative Pupus work? The theme and presenters for each ‘Palliative Pupus’ is announced one to two weeks prior to the meeting date via our Kokua Mau eNewsletter. If you are not receiving our … Continue reading 2017 Palliative Pupus
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Competencies for the Heart of Hospice Care 9:00 am
Competencies for the Heart of Hospice Care
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Hospices facing increased regulatory scrutiny and financial constraints are struggling to survive.  Simply responding with efficient, programmatic strategies can detract from the unique characteristics that are the hallmark of hospice care.  Join us as the … Continue reading Competencies for the Heart of Hospice Care
Healthcare Advocacy: Fundamentals of Ethical Caregiving 3:00 pm
Healthcare Advocacy: Fundamentals of Ethical Caregiving
May 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A struggle in maintaining the integrity of healthcare lies in knowing how to apply ethical principles in stressful professional and family caregiver roles. Our web seminar provides the framework for developing a holistic ethical caregiver … Continue reading Healthcare Advocacy: Fundamentals of Ethical Caregiving
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HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS’ MONTHLY TRAINING – Losing Tim: Using Collaborative Processes to Strengthen Mental Health Systems 12:00 pm
HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS’ MONTHLY TRAINING – Losing Tim: Using Collaborative Processes to Strengthen Mental Health Systems @ Queen's Conference Center
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Health policy is critical, especially when it comes to severe mental health illness such as schizophrenia.  Paul Gionfriddo and his wife have first-hand experience with their beloved son, Tim. Paul leads Mental Health America, which … Continue reading HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS’ MONTHLY TRAINING – Losing Tim: Using Collaborative Processes to Strengthen Mental Health Systems
GEMS, More Than Just Loss: Dementia Progression Patterns 3:30 pm
GEMS, More Than Just Loss: Dementia Progression Patterns @ Kahala Nui, Diamond Head Room
May 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
This series of six workshops addresses specific issues that can improve communication and interaction with loved ones with dementia or memory loss. This is a wonderful opportunity for those actively caring for someone with cognitive … Continue reading GEMS, More Than Just Loss: Dementia Progression Patterns
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2017 National Latino HIV and Hepatitis C Conference
2017 National Latino HIV and Hepatitis C Conference
May 22 – May 24 all-day
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Recent Developments to Help AANHPI Communities at-risk of HIV, TB, STDs, and Viral Hepatitis 10:00 am
Recent Developments to Help AANHPI Communities at-risk of HIV, TB, STDs, and Viral Hepatitis
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join the Office of Minority Health, Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF) and the Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO) for a discussion on issues and practices in racial/ethnic data collection … Continue reading Recent Developments to Help AANHPI Communities at-risk of HIV, TB, STDs, and Viral Hepatitis
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Compliance Series: Part 1 of 4: Preparing for the Project: What We Need to Know for Success 9:00 am
Compliance Series: Part 1 of 4: Preparing for the Project: What We Need to Know for Success
May 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
The first step in compliance is knowing the governing rules.  This series will begin with an introduction to the Four Faces of Medicare and the Office of the Inspector General.  You will also learn about … Continue reading Compliance Series: Part 1 of 4: Preparing for the Project: What We Need to Know for Success
Perspectives on Community Health: Waihe’e Coastal Dunes & Wetlands Refuge: Connecting Community Health To Ecological Health 10:00 am
Perspectives on Community Health: Waihe’e Coastal Dunes & Wetlands Refuge: Connecting Community Health To Ecological Health @ Waihe‘e Coastal Dunes & Wetlands Refuge, HALEWAIU Road
May 25 @ 10:00 am
Please join us for a tour with the Hawaiian Land Trust at the Waihe‘e Coastal Dunes and Wetland Refuge to connect ideas about community health to ecological health. This Perspective on Community Health trip will … Continue reading Perspectives on Community Health: Waihe’e Coastal Dunes & Wetlands Refuge: Connecting Community Health To Ecological Health
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AHCA 2017 Annual Meeting
AHCA 2017 Annual Meeting @ JW Marriott Austin
May 30 – Jun 3 all-day
ACHA is the only association for college health professionals in all disciplines, and we’re bringing the knowledge and training you need to our 2017 Annual Meeting. Join nearly 2,000 college health professionals for a program … Continue reading AHCA 2017 Annual Meeting
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