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2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference: April 18-19, 2018
EDU1808
Emergency Management Base Camp: April 17, 2018
EDU1807
Event Description

Overview:
This 14th annual Emergency Preparedness Conference showcases responses to real life disasters and threats, features Joint Commission experts to help you break down related accreditation standards, and offers the opportunity to network with the best in your field.
 
Who Should Attend:
If you are charged with managing your organization’s disaster planning and emergency preparedness, this is a can’t-miss event. Staff that will benefit from this event include, chief compliance officers, chief operating officers, chief nursing officers, chief medical officers, facility managers, emergency management managers, risk managers and supply chain managers.

 

 
What Will You Learn:
This two-day intensive event focuses on how compliance with Joint Commission standards will help prepare your organization for emergencies and disasters. Featuring nationally recognized experts and presentations, you will be able to augment your current strategies with demonstrated practices. You’ll also receive a comprehensive overview of the latest research in the field of emergency management through poster presentations, courtesy of the Yale New Haven Health System.
 
Start and End Times
April 18th - 8:00am-4:30pm
April 19th - 8:00am-3:00pm


Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 3/19/2018)
$739.00 REGISTER NOW
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2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference: April 18-19, 2018

Agenda/Faculty

General agenda is as follows:

April 18: 8am-4pm

April 19: 8am-3pm

Continental breakfast, breaks and lunch will be provided both days.

Come fully charged and ready to learn with Joint Commission Resources.
Thank you for supporting JCR’s paperless initiative for our education programs. Here are some tips for your learning success:
  • Bring your fully charged electronic device (laptop, tablet, etc.) with you to the program so that you can access the program materials and take notes.
  • Download/access program materials from your email, the JCR Learning Management System (LMS), and/or the event app. 1-2 weeks before your program, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access these materials. These materials will continue to be available to you during and after your program as well.
  • If you prefer hard-copy program materials, please print before the program and bring with you. There will be no hard-copy program materials provided on site, other than the agenda itself.
  • Full-text requirements books (with relevant Joint Commission standards for the program) will no longer be provided, either in hard copy or electronically. Please plan accordingly if you want to reference the standards during the program (for example, bring your own manual or plan to access E-dition).  
  • Come ready to learn, network with peers, and be prepared for 2017 compliance challenges.


Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 3/19/2018)
$739.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference: April 18-19, 2018

Location Details

Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
1751 Hotel Plaza Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, FL  32830
Room Rate: $215.00  Single/Double
Cut-off Date: March 24, 2018
1-800-782-4414 Group Code: EME

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Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 3/19/2018)
$739.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference: April 18-19, 2018

Call for Presenters

2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference Call for Abstracts

The Abstract submission application process for the 2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference is now open and will remain open through October 15, 2017. The 2018 conference will be held April 18-19, 2018, at the Hilton Hotel, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista, FL.
 
The Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources (JCR) are seeking proposals for practitioner-based, change-focused processes and practices for the 2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference. The focus of the session(s) should include new processes, technologies, techniques and/or tools, creativity, and innovation used within any health care setting. The presentation should demonstrate a successful approach to at least one of the following four phases of emergency preparedness:
  • Mitigation
  • Preparation
  • Response
  • Recovery
It is required that the relevant Joint Commission accreditation standard(s) be identified/included.
 
The opportunity to present to your fellow emergency management colleagues is a professionally rewarding experience. We invite you to submit an abstract proposal for consideration by the conference advisory planning committee.
 
An Abstract Submission Form can be accessed here. Applications will be accepted through October 15, 2017.  If you or a colleague are interested in presenting, please submit a completed abstract submission form to eprep-abstract@jcrinc.com.
 
If your submission is accepted, you will be notified by December 15, 2017.
 
If you have any questions, please contact us.
 
We hope to see you at our conference next year in Lake Buena Vista, Florida!


Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 3/19/2018)
$739.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference: April 18-19, 2018

Sponsor/Exhibitor

Align your organization with some of the premier names in health care by supporting one of The Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources conferences, seminars or distance learning events. You will increase your visibility, influence buying decisions, and connect with key decisions makers from health care organizations across the country.

Joint Commission Resources has many opportunities to support our mission to provide unparalleled training to help improve patient quality and safety. Please contact JCRSponsorships@jcrinc.com for more information.


Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 3/19/2018)
$739.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference: April 18-19, 2018

Event Description

Overview:
Understanding The Joint Commission’s Emergency Management (EM) chapter and helping your organization maintain compliance with these standards is beneficial for proper emergency preparation. This program is offered the day before the 2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference and teaches those new to emergency management about these critical standards, with strategies on how to maintain continuous compliance, as well as how to develop emergency management exercises.
 
Who Should Attend:
This seminar is ideal for safety officers and other hospital emergency staff. The following roles will benefit from this event including nursing trauma coordinators, security directors, facilities managers, operations directors, and emergency response teams.

 

 
What Will You Learn:
This entry-level pre-conference will provide an in-depth discussion of the six functional areas of The Joint Commission’s Emergency Management chapter. You will learn through lectures and focused breakout sessions, and will leave with an understanding of how to develop emergency management exercises.
 
Start and End Times
Tuesday April 17, 2018
8:30am-9:3am - Registration
9:30am-4:30pm - Meeting


Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 2/19/2018)
$429.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Emergency Management Base Camp: April 17, 2018

Agenda/Faculty

Agenda in development. Please check back later.
 
Come fully charged and ready to learn with Joint Commission Resources.
Thank you for supporting JCR’s paperless initiative for our education programs. Here are some tips for your learning success:
  • Bring your fully charged electronic device (laptop, tablet, etc.) with you to the program so that you can access the program materials and take notes.
  • Download/access program materials from your email, the JCR Learning Management System (LMS), and/or the event app. 1-2 weeks before your program, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access these materials. These materials will continue to be available to you during and after your program as well.
  • If you prefer hard-copy program materials, please print before the program and bring with you. There will be no hard-copy program materials provided on site, other than the agenda itself.
  • Full-text requirements books (with relevant Joint Commission standards for the program) will no longer be provided, either in hard copy or electronically. Please plan accordingly if you want to reference the standards during the program (for example, bring your own manual or plan to access E-dition).  
  • Come ready to learn, network with peers, and be prepared for 2017 compliance challenges.


Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 2/19/2018)
$429.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Emergency Management Base Camp: April 17, 2018

Location Details

Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
1751 Hotel Plaza Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, FL  32830
Room Rate: $215.00  Single/Double
Cut-off Date: March 24, 2018
1-800-782-4414 Group Code: EME


Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 2/19/2018)
$429.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Emergency Management Base Camp: April 17, 2018

Sponsor/Exhibitor

Align your organization with some of the premier names in health care by supporting one of The Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources conferences, seminars or distance learning events. You will increase your visibility, influence buying decisions, and connect with key decisions makers from health care organizations across the country.

Joint Commission Resources has many opportunities to support our mission to provide unparalleled training to help improve patient quality and safety. Please contact JCRSponsorships@jcrinc.com for more information.

 


Location
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista 1751 Hotel Plaza BoulevardLake Buena Vista, FL 32830More Details
Room Rate: $215.00 Single $215.00 DoubleCut-off date: 3/24/2018Call for Special Rates: More Details

Early Bird Price
(Expires 2/19/2018)
$429.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Emergency Management Base Camp: April 17, 2018

Additional Details

Payments
Payments submitted by check take up to 14 days to process.  If you are registering for a program less than 14 days away, please pay with a credit card or your registration may not be received in time and your seat may not be reserved.

Pay by Check or Wire Details

Substitutions, Transfers, and Cancellation Policy
Registration is nontransferable between JCR education programs due to variability in program sponsors. If you find that you cannot attend, you may send an alternate in your place.  Please send us the alternate’s full name, title, credentials, address, phone and e-mail address.  In the event of a cancellation, your registration fee, less a $100 processing fee, is refundable, if written notice of cancellation is faxed no later than 30 days prior to the program date.  All alternate or cancellation information should be emailed to rraudys@jcrinc.com. Refunds will not be issued for cancellations received after this date or for any no shows. JCR reserves the right to cancel or reschedule due to unforeseen circumstances.

Joint Commission Resources reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a program due to an insufficient number of registrants or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program must be cancelled, the registration fee will be refunded in full to each registrant. You may verify current program status on our website or by calling JCR Customer Service at 877-223-6866.  Neither Joint Commission Resources nor The Joint Commission is responsible for a registrant's travel expenses in the event a program is cancelled. Participants should also not depend on registering on site, as some programs may be sold out; in these instances, neither Joint Commission Resources nor The Joint Commission is responsible for travel expenses.  Participants are encouraged to purchase refundable tickets in case a program is cancelled or rescheduled. Participants should also be aware that most airline tickets, including nonrefundable or discounted tickets, can be reissued within one year from the date the original ticket was issued.

Americans with Disabilities Act
If you require any of the auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act in order to attend this Joint Commission Resources program, please call 630-792-5425 or write to the Department of Education, Joint Commission Resources, One Renaissance Boulevard, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181.

Program Agendas and Faculty
Agendas are subject to change because we are always striving to improve the quality of your educational experience. Joint Commission Resources may substitute faculty with comparable expertise on rare occasions necessitated by illness, scheduling conflicts, and so forth.

Suggested attire: business casual
Due to the variation in meeting room temperatures and personal preferences, we recommend that you dress in layers for your comfort.