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2017 Gathering for Pacific Islander Health
2017 Gathering for Pacific Islander Health @ Queen's Conference Center
Oct 3 – Oct 5 all-day
This conference is an opportunity for researchers, health care providers, public health leaders, and community stakeholders who work with Pacific Islander populations in the US, US-Affiliated Pacific Islands (USAPI), and abroad to come together to … Continue reading 2017 Gathering for Pacific Islander Health
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The NJSNCC 2017 Webinar Series: “From Beyond Our Borders: Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information 4:00 pm
The NJSNCC 2017 Webinar Series: “From Beyond Our Borders: Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information
Oct 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This webinar is designed to assist health professionals and others who work with diverse populations in locating health information. The resources presented are selected for their emphasis on providing culturally relevant information in the preferred … Continue reading The NJSNCC 2017 Webinar Series: “From Beyond Our Borders: Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information
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2017 Zarrow Mental Health Symposium
2017 Zarrow Mental Health Symposium @ Cox Business Center
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day
CONFERENCE OVERVIEW Injustice and discrimination permeate our daily lives negatively, influencing people who are impacted by mental illness, disabilities, poverty and homelessness, incarceration, and those from a range of racial and ethnic backgrounds, religions, sexual … Continue reading 2017 Zarrow Mental Health Symposium
A Whole New World: Defining the Role of Hospice Care in a Transforming Health Care System 9:00 am
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“Connect” Suicide Prevention Training 1:00 pm
“Connect” Suicide Prevention Training @ UH West Oahu
Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
“Connect” is a comprehensive, ecological, community-based approach to train professionals and communities in suicide prevention and response.  Training topics include suicide as a public health issue, risk and protective factors, warning signs, how to connect … Continue reading “Connect” Suicide Prevention Training
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Home Health Agencies: Quality of Patient Care Star Rating Algorithm Call 9:00 am
Home Health Agencies: Quality of Patient Care Star Rating Algorithm Call
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Register for Medicare Learning Network events. During this call, learn about modifications and proposed changes to the way the Quality of Patient Care star rating is calculated, including the removal of the influenza measure. CMS … Continue reading Home Health Agencies: Quality of Patient Care Star Rating Algorithm Call
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New Webinar: Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement 8:00 am
New Webinar: Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement
Oct 11 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
About the Webinar Champions of the walking movement come from different backgrounds, sectors and viewpoints. By working together, we can create communities that safe, accessible, and enjoyable places to walk and be physically active. Hear … Continue reading New Webinar: Friends and Allies in the Walking Movement
Aging with Dignity Forum at the 33rd International Conference on Disability and Diversity 8:15 am
Aging with Dignity Forum at the 33rd International Conference on Disability and Diversity @ The Modern and Hilton Hawaiian Village and Resorts
Oct 11 @ 8:15 am – 5:00 pm
Elder Abuse through the Victimʻs Eyes: Why these Crimes Leave Seniors Devastated and why Elders are Targetted (Scott Spallina) Time: 8:15am-9:15am (Honolulu 3, TAPA)This presentation will explore how crimes against our kupuna are perpetrated, the lasting effects … Continue reading Aging with Dignity Forum at the 33rd International Conference on Disability and Diversity
US HHSC Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii 8:30 am
US HHSC Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii @ Kona Community Hospital, Conference Room 3
Oct 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
The U.S. Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights is having a series of presentations next month in Hawaii on Title VI, disability rights, age discrimination, the hearing impaired, service animals, and health information … Continue reading US HHSC Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii
US HHS Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii 2:15 pm
US HHS Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii @ Aging & Disability Resource Center
Oct 11 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
The U.S. Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights is having a series of presentations next month in Hawaii on Title VI, disability rights, age discrimination, the hearing impaired, service animals, and health information … Continue reading US HHS Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii
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Survey Series 3 of 3: Top Five Survey Deficiencies & How to Avoid Them 9:00 am
US HHS Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii 11:00 am
US HHS Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii @ Honolulu State Capitol Auditorium
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The U.S. Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights is having a series of presentations next month in Hawaii on Title VI, disability rights, age discrimination, the hearing impaired, service animals, and health information … Continue reading US HHS Office for Civil Rights is Coming to Hawaii
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24th ANNUAL HAWAI`I CHILDREN AND YOUTH SUMMIT
24th ANNUAL HAWAI`I CHILDREN AND YOUTH SUMMIT
Oct 13 all-day
On behalf of the Children and Youth Summit planning committee, please share this opportunity to have your agency/business provide an information table at the 2017 Children and Youth Summit, on Friday, October 13th, 2017. Up … Continue reading 24th ANNUAL HAWAI`I CHILDREN AND YOUTH SUMMIT
Hawaii Telehealth Summit 7:30 am
Hawaii Telehealth Summit @ Pomaika`i Ballrooms
Oct 13 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
More information Deadline to register is extended to October 6, 2017. There’s no cost to register (which includes a continental breakfast and lunch). Limited travel scholarships are available. Completed travel forms must be received no … Continue reading Hawaii Telehealth Summit
Research America’s Innovative Research and the Opioid Epidemic Webinar 9:00 am
FREE Webinar – Health Literacy: Tools to Health Equity and Empowerment 12:00 pm
FREE Webinar – Health Literacy: Tools to Health Equity and Empowerment
Oct 13 @ 12:00 pm
Health literacy is an important capacity to process health information in order to make appropriate health decisions. Health literacy is now a critical evidence-based intervention needed by everyone who must interface with health care system … Continue reading FREE Webinar – Health Literacy: Tools to Health Equity and Empowerment
Global Measurement of Prevalence and Vulnerability to Modern Slavery: A United Nations Perspective 12:30 pm
Global Measurement of Prevalence and Vulnerability to Modern Slavery: A United Nations Perspective @ Old Pu`unene School Library
Oct 13 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Objectives: -Discuss findings from the recently launched new joint global estimate of modern slavery created between the Walk Free Foundation and ILO -Introduce the new Special Issue of CHANCE journal on Global Measurement of Modern … Continue reading Global Measurement of Prevalence and Vulnerability to Modern Slavery: A United Nations Perspective
End of Life Care & Letting Go: Providing Care in the Final Stages of Dementia 3:00 pm
End of Life Care & Letting Go: Providing Care in the Final Stages of Dementia @ Kahala Nui, Diamond Head Room
Oct 13 @ 3:00 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 End of Life Care & Letting Go: Providing Care in the Final Stages of Dementia
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Global Prevention of Neural Tube Defects 8:00 am
Global Prevention of Neural Tube Defects @ Global Communications Center (Building 19) Alexander D. Langmuir Auditorium Roybal Campus
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Neural tube defects are serious birth defects of the brain and spine. They are a major cause of death and lifelong disability worldwide. Up to 85 percent of neural tube defects can be prevented if … Continue reading Global Prevention of Neural Tube Defects
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2016 Annual QRURs Webcast 7:30 am
2016 Annual QRURs Webcast
Oct 19 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Register for Medicare Learning Network events. 2016 Annual Quality and Resource Use Reports (QRURs) are available for all group practices and solo practitioners nationwide. This event provides an overview of the report and explains how … Continue reading 2016 Annual QRURs Webcast
Facilitator Training ACP and POLST 8:00 am
Facilitator Training ACP and POLST @ Hawai’i Pacific Health Learning Resource Center, Room 101
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Communication Skills to Improve ACP and POLST Conversations This course is offered for nurses, physicians, social workers and other clinicians and focuses on reviewing the processes related to creating advanced directives and key elements for … Continue reading Facilitator Training ACP and POLST
HIPAA Compliance: What Every Hospice & Home Care Provider Needs to Know About Electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) & Paper-Based Medical Records 9:00 am
2017 HPHA Annual Meeting & Pau Hana Celebration 4:00 pm
2017 HPHA Annual Meeting & Pau Hana Celebration @ The Plaza Club
Oct 19 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
VIP Guest Speaker: Dr. Joseph Telfair, DrPH, MPH, MSW President-Elect, American Public Health Association More information
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Ho`oikaika Partnership Conference “Embracing Diversity in Our Community” 9:00 am
Ho`oikaika Partnership Conference “Embracing Diversity in Our Community” @ King Kamehameha Golf Club
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Registration is open!  The last two annual conferences have sold out within days. Scholarships are available for the first 150 people to register. If you have requested supervisor or agency approval to attend and have not … Continue reading Ho`oikaika Partnership Conference “Embracing Diversity in Our Community”
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Footsteps to Transition Fair 2017 8:30 am
Footsteps to Transition Fair 2017 @ Windward Community College, Hale `Akoakoa (Campus Center)
Oct 21 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
An event for middle and high school students with special needs, with their families, to assist in making a successful transition to adult life and independence. Hosted by the Department of Education, Windward District WHAT … Continue reading Footsteps to Transition Fair 2017
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6th Food Access Summit
6th Food Access Summit @ Duluth Entertainment Convention Center
Oct 25 – Oct 27 all-day
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NIAA Antibiotics Symposium
NIAA Antibiotics Symposium @ Hyatt Regency Dulles
Oct 31 – Nov 2 all-day
Antibiotic Stewardship: Collaborative Strategy for Animal Agriculture and Human Health is the theme for the 7th Antibiotic Symposium presented by the National Institute for Animal Agriculture (NIAA), once again bringing together all sectors of the … Continue reading NIAA Antibiotics Symposium
Improving Obesity Care & Education: New Competencies for Health Care Professionals 1:30 pm
Improving Obesity Care & Education: New Competencies for Health Care Professionals @ Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, Convention Center Rooms Potomac 4 & 5
Oct 31 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
More information The STOP Obesity Alliance, in collaboration with the Bipartisan Policy Center and the Obesity Medicine Education Collaborative, cordially invites clinicians interested in improving obesity care and education to attend this reception featuring the … Continue reading Improving Obesity Care & Education: New Competencies for Health Care Professionals