The field of behavioral health care is evolving rapidly and we can help you keep pace. At this can’t miss annual event you will take part in sessions on the hottest behavioral health care topics and will gain a better understanding of upcoming changes like the Joint Commission’s Project REFRESH and the SAFER Matrix that will be helpful to your organization maintaining compliance in 2018.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
The Behavioral Health Care Conference is an ideal opportunity for anyone providing care across all behavioral health care settings to discover new tools and resources, discuss practical strategies, and connect with colleagues and experts.
Psychologists, social workers, nurses, and counselors
Administrators, quality improvement, and risk management professionals
Health care organizations and agencies serving children, youth, and families
Psychiatric and acute care staff of addiction and opioid treatment programs
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
At this year’s event you will learn tips from Joint Commission experts for how to meet new, revised and challenging behavioral health care standards, as well as insights into topics such as:
Project REFRESH & SAFER Matrix
Ask Joint Commission experts your most pressing Project REFRESH questions and learn details about the SAFER Matrix, the new way your organization will be scored during a Joint Commission survey. Hospital and psychiatric hospital attendees will hear a report out on the implementation of the SAFER Matrix. You will also learn how the 2012 Life Safety Code® affects the behavioral health environment of care and life safety requirements.
The Changing Landscape of Behavioral Health Care
Discuss key topics—from measurement-based care and suicide risk assessment to eating disorders and integrating triage and crisis residential services to decrease psychiatric hospitalization—to learn how the field is evolving, and what you can do to stay on the cutting edge of care.
Two Tracks for Singular Focus
Focus your learning by choosing from two session tracks—Behavioral Health Care Accreditation Manual or Hospital Accreditation Manual—to best serve your organization’s needs.
Start and End Times
October 12th - 8:00am-4:00pm
October 13th - 8:00am-3:00pm
Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare 5440 N. River Rd.Rosemont, IL 60018More Details Room Rate: $169.00 Single $169.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/20/2017Call for Special Rates: More Details
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2017 Behavioral Health Care Conference: October 12-13, 2017