Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 7:30am to Friday, May 20, 2016 at 12:15pm Annual Conference
Who should attend?
Home Care, Hospice & HME Staff, Administrators & Managers,
Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapists, Clinical Nurse
Supervisors, Finance, Reimbursement & Billing Staff and Human Resources Personnel. You!
The 900-acre resort property is one of the Midwest's finest full-service, year-round, resorts and conference destinations .
An award-winning destination resort, Grand Traverse Resort & Spa has been ranked among the Top 20 Mainland Resorts and Top 50 Travel Destinations and Services worldwide by Condé Nast Traveler magazine. Additional accolades include honors from Golf Digest, GOLF Magazine, Family Circle, Successful Meetings, and many other respected organizations.
Mail completed registration form with payment to Michigan Association for Home Care, 2140 University Park Drive, Suite 220, Okemos, Michigan 48864. Make checks payable to Michigan Association for Home Care. No telephone registrations will be accepted. Fax registrations will be accepted ONLY for payment by VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover. Confirmations are guaranteed to be sent to those whose registrations are postmarked by Friday, May 6, 2016. Early bird registration discount rates apply to registrations postmarked by Friday, April 8, 2016. Agencies will be billed for the difference if early-bird fees are postmarked after Friday, April 8, 2016. The Late rate is for registrations postmarked April 9, 2016 or after.
Registration sharing is strictly prohibited. Each person must be registered.
One-day registration is available. One-day registration includes: educational programming, handouts, continental breakfast, breaks and any planned meal activities or receptions scheduled for your day of attendance.
Registration fees, less a $50.00 processing charge are refundable by submitting your request in writing to Michigan Home Care (fax: 517/349-8090) on or before Monday, April 8, 2016. No refunds will be made, under any circumstances, after April 8th. Substitutions are permitted by faxing your request to Michigan Home Care, 517/349-8090.
Nursing Contact Hours:
The Michigan Association for Home Care (OH-290, 3/1/2016) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
There is no commercial support for the educational sessions.
There are sponsors for some of the sessions and is indicated under each session through the agenda.
Conflict of Interest:
The planners and faculty have declared no conflict of interest.
Criteria for Successful Completion:
In order to receive contact hours you must sign in with your barcode labels (obtained at the CE table by registration) at the start of each session. At the conclusion of each session, you must complete your evaluation and put one of your barcode labels on the completed evaluation and turn it in as you leave the room.
Social Work CEs:
Applied for to the Michigan SW CE Collaborative.
Nurse Home Administrators CEs: Applied for to the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
A room block has been reserved at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa for the evenings of Tuesday, May 17th through Friday, May 20th . Book your hotel reservations on line today! Go to Grand Traverse Resort’s web site www.grandtraverseresort.com, enter the group code”MIHCARE16” at the top of the home page under Group/Promo Code or call the resort directly at 800/968-7352 and mention the Michigan Association for Home Care to receive the special conference rate. See the enclosed pricing/information for rooms.
For your comfort, please dress casually for the conference.
Individual response to temperature differs greatly. It is best to layer clothes…dress for a warm room, but bring a sweater or jacket.
At Your Service:
Conference Host: Michigan Association for Home Care, 2140 University Park Drive, Suite 220, Okemos, Michigan 48864, Phone: 517/349-8089, Fax: 517/349-8090.
Conference Hotel: Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, 100 Grand Traverse Blvd., Acme, Michigan 49610-0404 Phone: 231/534-6000
Golf will be available to attendees on Thursday, May 19, 2016 on the Wolverine. Cost is $40 a person for 9 holes. 4:00 p.m. start . Call 231/534-6470 to sign up. Credit Card will be asked for. 48 hour cancellation. Deadline for pre-registration is May 12th.
Plan to attend and participate in the Silent Auction benefit the Michigan Foundation for Home Care . Shopping right at your door step! The Annual Silent Auction will be set up in the Exhibit Hall starting on May 18, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and will remain open throughout the conference during scheduled exhibit times. The bids will close at 12:00 noon on Thursday, May 19, 2016. Proceeds will help support the Michigan Foundation for Home Care Education scholarships and programming. If you are interested in donating something to the auction, complete the enclosed donation form.