Long-Term Care Advocacy Day

This program will provide updated information regarding both state and federal legislative issues affecting Nebraska’s nursing facilities and assisted living communities.

 

 

Long-Term Care Advocacy Day

Feb. 28, 2024 | 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. CT

Location: The Lincoln Cornhusker Marriott, 333 S 13th St, Lincoln, NE 68508 

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Content: This program will provide updated information regarding both state and federal legislative issues affecting Nebraska’s nursing facilities and assisted living communities. Participants will receive recommendations for communicating about legislative issues and bills with elected officials and their staff. 

Objectives: At the completion of the training, the participant will be able to: 

  1. Describe key legislative bills affecting nursing facilities and assisted living communities in 2024
  2. Discuss potential impact of legislation on their community
  3. Identify skills for being an effective advocate for the profession 

Audience: This program is designed for all staff in nursing facilities and assisted living communities. 

Facilitator: Jalene Carpenter, President and CEO, Nebraska Health Care Association

Format: In-person only

CE Credit: 2 hours of continuing education is available. Please defer to your licensing board or agency to ensure courses taken meet your license requirements.

Schedule: 

Wednesday, Feb. 28
Start Time End Time Session Name
1:30 p.m. 2:00 p.m. Registration
2:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. National Update with Clifton Porter, II, Senior Vice President of Governmental Affairs at American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living 
3:00 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Unicameral 101 with Krissa Delka, NHCA Advocacy Coordinator
3:15 p.m. 3:45 p.m. Leadership Message from State Senator
3:45 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Bill Update with Jalene Carpenter, NHCA President and CEO
4:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. Legislative Reception with State Senators in Arbor 1 & 2

 

Registration Information: PRE-REGISTRATION is encouraged. Registration at the door will be accepted if space permits. If you wish to confirm your registration, call the NHCA office at 402-435-3551.

Photographs are taken during Nebraska Health Care Association events for use in media releases, newsletters, nehca.org, and social media. By registering for this event, you grant NHCA the right to use your name and photograph for such purposes.

Registration Fee (continuing education credit included):
 Members    Non-Members
 On or before Feb. 21  $49     On or before Feb. 21  $98
 After Feb. 21  $74    After Feb. 21  $123

 

Evaluations: Please provide feedback on the course by completing the evaluation, which is available in the "Education" tab in your account profile.

Cancellation Policy: Substitution, cancellation, and refund policies can be found at this link.

Liability Release Statement: Photographs are taken during Nebraska Health Care Association events for use in media releases, newsletters, nehca.org, and social media. By registering for this event, you grant NHCA the right to use your name and photograph for such purposes.

Hotel Room Block: A block of rooms has been reserved at The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel for the evening of February 28. Click here to book at the discounted rate of $125. 

Please make your reservations by February 6 . The discounted room rate is not guaranteed for any reservations made after this date.

When
2/28/2024 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Central Standard Time
Where
The Lincoln Cornhusker Marriott 333 S 13th St Lincoln, NE 68508 UNITED STATES
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