Education Calendar


MAY
5

This workshop will address how to build a successful collaborative working relationship between nursing homes and hospices and how, together, they can ensure the best quality outcomes for hospice patients.

MAY
11
Wed. 5/11

This seminar will provide professional staff who work directly on MDS completion with an in-depth look at what is changing (and what isn’t) on the MDS and how MDS data is being used in different ways to tell the story of your particular SNF.

MAY
12
Thu. 5/12
Thu. 5/12

This program will focus on dealing with those challenges and building on past successes to sustain the improvement efforts aimed at early recognition and rapid treatment of sepsis.

MAY
13
Fri. 5/13
NEW!

On this day we celebrate the adminstrative professionals in the healthcare throughout New Jersey! Join us for a day focused on personal and professional development with Ty Howard - founder, chief executive officer, and editor of MOTIVATION magazine.

MAY
19
Thu. 5/19

TeamSTEPPS™ is an evidence-based teamwork system aimed at optimizing patient outcomes by improving communication and teamwork skills among healthcare professionals.

MAY
19
Thu. 5/19
NEW!

This four-part webinar series will be led by the New Jersey Department of Health and will offer hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living providers a refresher on what is contained in N.J.A.C. 8:43E and focus on what is critical for compliance.

MAY
23
Mon. 5/23

Emerging infectious diseases are now part of our regular news cycle.  With support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, NJHA's Health Research and Educational Trust of New Jersey has put together a free-of-charge, comprehensive program looking at national and international response to and preparedness for emerging viral threats.

MAY
24
Tue. 5/24
Tue. 5/24
Tue. 6/14

The Healthcare Ethics Committee Symposium is designed to address the vital role of healthcare ethics committees and their unique responsibilities, including education, clinical ethics consultation and policy development and review.

JUN
3
Fri. 6/3
Fri. 6/3

The 14th Annual Leadership Summit is an opportunity for thought provoking discussion on these issues and other challenges facing healthcare leadership every day. For leaders, governance experts, patient safety professionals and clinicians the Summit is a chance to engage with some of the industry’s leading experts to help advance the state’s care delivery system.

JUN
6
Mon. 6/6
Mon. 6/6
NEW!

The need for mental health and substance use disorder care continues to increase at a steady rate, often outpacing the availability of services, impeding access to care. This program features emerging models of care for everyday clinical practice across the continuum of care.

JUN
13
Mon. 6/13
NEW!

This event is intended for providers across the healthcare continuum to engage in discussion with nationally recognized experts in the field of veteran and military affairs, medical care and mental health services to raise awareness of the unique cultural nuances of caring for these individuals.

JUN
17
Fri. 6/17

Participants at this program will learn about implementing innovations in healthcare and education to improve the workplace. This program will focus on sustaining a culture of innovation, patient safety and staff engagement while achieving clear outcomes. Outcomes in healthcare design are related to these key performance indicators of quality, safety and effectiveness in patient care.

JUN
23
Thu. 6/23
Thu. 9/29
Thu. 12/15
Thu. 12/15

Now in it's 12th year, this popular program, developed by NJHA Healthcare Business Solutions, is updated and offered quarterly throughout the year.  Each unique program will provide a comprehensive overview of new and revised Medicare rules and regulations.  Our expert staff will research, analyze and decipher the coding and billing rules and present them in a straightforward and organized manner cutting to the chase and presenting in simple terms what you really need to know.


Each quarterly program will address new, timely and evolving issues with its own list of agenda topics that are hot-off-the-press.

JUN
27
Mon. 6/27
Mon. 6/27
NEW!

This program will demonstrate the need for healthcare organizations to consider their LGBT cultural competency in connecting with this population, including respectful terminology, patient, family and significant other inclusion and engagement and gender identity and health issues and needs of the LGBT population.

JUL
9
Sat. 7/9
Sat. 7/9
Sun. 7/10
NEW!

The CCS Exam Preparation is a two-day refresher course designed to assist you with the challenges in studying for AHIMA's Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Examination. Are you ready? Each program is designed to improve, review, refresh, and renew your coding skills.

SEP
22
Thu. 9/22
Thu. 9/22
Thu. 10/13

The Healthcare Ethics Committee Symposium is designed to address the vital role of healthcare ethics committees and their unique responsibilities, including education, clinical ethics consultation and policy development and review.

DEC
31
NEW!

Between November 2015 and January 2016, NJHA offered a four-Webinar series focused on helping NJHA and LeadingAge NJ members to take the necessary steps to successfully operate in a value-based payment environment. The series content builds from one Webinar to the next and is intended to be viewed in conjunction with the Readiness Guide that was developed by Health Dimensions Group for NJHA and LeadingAge NJ.