Iowa Governor's Conference on Aging & Disabilities
 
 
 
05/23/2016
8:00 am - 9:00 amContinental Breakfast [More Info]
9:00 am - 5:00 pmElder Law Intensive [More Info]
9:00 am - 5:00 pmEmployment Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities Intensive [More Info]
9:00 am - 5:00 pmOral Health Intensive [More Info]
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmTeledentistry Luncheon Plenary: Changing Dental Care [More Info]
 
05/24/2016
7:30 am - 8:30 amContinental Breakfast [More Info]
8:30 am - 10:45 amOpening Plenary [More Info]
10:45 am - 11:00 amBreak [More Info]
11:00 am - 12:15 pm"Prepare to Care": Iowa Direct Care Workforce Initiatives [More Info]
11:00 am - 12:15 pmHelping Vulnerable Iowans Afford Medicare [More Info]
11:00 am - 12:15 pmMaking Roads to Community Living with MFP: Iowa’s Partnership for Community Integration and Georgia’s Innovative Home Care Ombudsman Service [More Info]
11:00 am - 12:15 pmMedicaid 101 [More Info]
11:00 am - 12:15 pmMissouri Initiative: Development of Quality, Affordable, Universally Designed Housing For Citizens In Need [More Info]
11:00 am - 12:15 pmUsing Technology to Improve Wellness: Two Emerging Services [More Info]
12:15 pm - 1:15 pmLunch in Exhibit Hall
1:15 pm - 2:30 pmElevate Aging in Iowa [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:30 pmOutstanding Care Through Innovative Technology [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:30 pmPrevention is Possible: Skills & Strategies to Prevent Adult Abuse & Neglect [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:30 pmPutting the Center in Senior Center: Innovative Techniques to Promote Socialization, Health/Wellness, and Supportive Services [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:30 pmThe Art of Impact: Self-Advocacy for People with Disabilities [More Info]
1:15 pm - 2:30 pmThe Future of Engagement: Connecting Patients, Providers and Plans in the Mobile Era [More Info]
2:30 pm - 3:45 pmCultivating a Culture of Support for Care Partners and Persons with Dementia [More Info]
2:30 pm - 3:45 pmHealth and Hope Under One Roof-How the Achievabale Clinic Became the Nations First FQHC Specializing in Serving the DD Population [More Info]
2:30 pm - 3:45 pmRural Meals on Wheels: The Next Generation [More Info]
2:30 pm - 3:45 pmSupport Self-Direction and Community Living Through the Smart Use of Technology [More Info]
2:30 pm - 3:45 pmTools for Aging at Home [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmElectronic Security Risk Assessment: Is Your Documentation Secure? [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmHomefront Heroes: Supporting Veteran Caregivers Across Iowa [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly): Operating and Growing a Proven Model of Integrated Care for Vulnerable Populations [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmServing Individuals with Disabilities through Self Direction: Key Implications of the New DOL Home Care Rule [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmThe ABLE Act: Building Financial Stability for Americans with Disabilities [More Info]
5:00 pm - 6:30 pmReception with Vendors
 
05/25/2016
7:30 am - 8:30 amContinental Breakfast [More Info]
8:30 am - 10:00 amPlenary: Dare to Dream: Dare to Act: Unlock Your Ideas to Greater Success [More Info]
10:00 am - 10:15 amBreak
10:15 am - 11:30 amACL: Building Business Capacity for Healthcare Integration Initiatives: Social Services in the Evolving Healthcare World [More Info]
10:15 am - 11:30 amCo-occurring Behavioral Health and Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities [More Info]
10:15 am - 11:30 amNavigating the Federal Policy Maze [More Info]
10:15 am - 11:30 amSupporting Family Caregivers: America's Hidden Heroes [More Info]
10:15 am - 11:30 amThinking Ahead: Self-Determination at End-of-Life [More Info]
11:30 am - 1:00 pmLunch with Vendors
1:00 pm - 2:15 pmImproving Our Understanding of Telehealth [More Info]
1:00 pm - 2:15 pmInforming Health Plans and Health Care Decision-Making: The Role of Advocates and Advisory Boards [More Info]
1:00 pm - 2:15 pmIt Takes a Village to Prevent Falls [More Info]
1:00 pm - 2:15 pmLifelong Smiles Coalition: Oral Health Access for Iowa's Aging Population [More Info]
1:00 pm - 2:15 pmMeasuring Quality in Long-Term Services and Supports [More Info]
1:00 pm - 2:15 pmSafety Connection - A Supported Journey to Independence [More Info]
2:15 pm - 3:30 pmAssuring Quality Health Care for People with Disabilities at Any Age [More Info]
2:15 pm - 3:30 pmCMS: Opportunities for Improving Care for Dual Eligibles and Persons with Disabilities: Findings from a Nationwide Survey of Adult Medicaid Enrollees [More Info]
2:15 pm - 3:30 pmImplementing A Medicare-Medicaid Duals Demonstration: AmeriHealth Caritas’ Experience in SC and MI [More Info]
2:15 pm - 3:30 pmIowa's Office of Substitute Decision Maker: A Comprehensive Dialogue on Substituted Decision Making in the 21st Century [More Info]
3:30 pm - 3:45 pmBreak
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCaring for Our Communities [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmHow a Center for Independent Living Provides FMS Services- The Natural Links between FMS, Independent Living and Consumer Direction [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmMinnesota's Personal Health Record for LTSS Demonstration [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmMobile Crisis Intervention: A Model for Prevention and Stabilization [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmThe Struggle for Independence – Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going! [More Info]
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmTowards Inclusive Managed Care: Models for Self-Directed, Community-Based Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports [More Info]
5:30 pmMovie Screening: “When I'm 65" -Sponsored by Investor Protection Institute [More Info]
 
05/26/2016
8:00 am - 9:00 amContinental Breakfast [More Info]
9:00 am - 10:15 amA Review of the Clinical Eligibility Determination Process for Massachusetts Medicaid’s Waiver Populations [More Info]
9:00 am - 10:15 amManaged Care 101 [More Info]
9:00 am - 10:15 amMy Support: A New Tool for Empowering Seniors and People with Disabilities [More Info]
9:00 am - 10:15 amThe Role of AAAs in MLTSS: Lessons Learned from Other States [More Info]
9:00 am - 10:15 amUnderstanding Social Determinants of Health [More Info]
10:15 am - 10:30 amBreak
10:30 am - 11:45 amEngaging Stakeholders to Impact Performance and Improve Policy: A Massachusetts Medicaid Case Study [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:45 amFinancial Sustainability for Nonprofits: Disrupting the Not-For-Profit Business Model [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:45 amLegal Capacity and the Right to Choice [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:45 amMore Than a Meal: Supporting Health and Independence [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:45 amWhen Good Is No Longer Good Enough: Transitioning to Greatness [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:45 amWho's in Charge? Substitute Decision Makers and the Team Approach of Person Centered Decision Making [More Info]
11:45 am - 12:15 pmClosing Remarks