Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 7:30am to Friday, April 27, 2018 at 12:00pm Annual Conference
Home Care, Hospice & HME Staff, Administrators & Managers, Owners, Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapists, Clinical Nurse
Supervisors, Finance, Reimbursement & Billing Staff and Human Resources Personnel. You!
Located in the Heart of what Forbes Magazine calls “One of the 10 Best Downtowns in the USA”, the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel located in Grand Rapids, Michigan is our home for the 2018 Annual Conference. The Amway offers an historic ambiance and four-diamond service.
Mail completed registration form with payment to MHHA, 2140 University Park Drive, Suite 220, Okemos, Michigan 48864. Make checks payable to MHHA. 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, April 12, 2018. Early bird registration discount rates apply to registrations postmarked by Friday, March 16, 2018. Agencies will be billed for the difference if early-bird fees are postmarked after Friday, March 16, 2018. The Late rate is for registrations postmarked March 17, 2018 or after. Registration sharing is strictly prohibited. Each person must be registered. If you are a current VGM Member you may come at the MHHA Member Rate
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 MHHA (fax: 517/349-8090) on or before Friday, March 16, 2018. No refunds will be made, under any circumstances, after March 16th. Substitutions are permitted by faxing your request to MHHA, 517/349-8090.
Nursing Contact Hours:
The Michigan HomeCare & Hospice Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.(OBN-001-91) (OH-290, 3/1/2019)
There is no commercial support for the educational sessions.
There are sponsors for some of the sessions and are 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.
Physical Therapy CEs: Applied for to the Michigan Physical Therapy Association
Nurse Home Administrators CEs: Applied for to the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Please join us at the Amway Grand Plaza. We have secured a discounted room rate. On-line and phone reservations will be accepted. A dedicated booking website has been created and you can use this website to make, modify and cancel hotel reservations as well as take advantage of any room upgrades, amenities or other services offered by the hotel. Room rate is $159. Use the following Amway Grand link: https://aws.passkey.com/e/49297917 to make a reservations or call the hotel at 800/253-3590 or 616/776-6450
Consent to Use Photographic Images:
Registration and attendance at, or participation in, MHHA meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to the use and distribution of the registrant or attendees’ image photographs of such events and activities by MHHA.
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: MHHA, 2140 University Park Drive, Suite 220, Okemos, Michigan 48864, Phone: 517/349-8089, Fax: 517/349-8090.
Conference Hotel: Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, 187 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503 Phone: 616/774-2000
Plan to attend and participate in the Silent Auction that benefits the Michigan Foundation for Home Care Scholarships . The Annual Silent Auction will be set up in the Exhibit Hall starting on April 25, 2018 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, April 26, 2018. Proceeds will help support the Michigan Foundation for Home Care Education scholarships and programming. If you are interested in donating something of value to the auction, please complete the enclosed donation form.