Air Ambulance Risk Management by kpv18538


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									         Thursday, September 17th
          Friday, September 18th
                   at the
Stonewall Jackson Hotel & Conference Center

          *Platinum Sponsors*
             ELM Exchange

           *Gold Sponsors*
        EPS Settlements Group
          RCM&D Healthcare
     Sands Anderson Marks & Miller
                                Thursday, September 17
8:00 – 8:30     Coffee/Registration
                Welcome – Program Committee Chairman

8:30 – 10:30    “Good Samaritan Law”
                        Mary C. Malone, ESQ
                        Director and Healthcare Attorney
                        Hancock, Daniel, Johnson & Nagle, PC

10:30 – 10:45   Break

10:45 – 12:00   ”Air Medical Transport – A Helicopter First...”
                        Christopher Cannon RN BSN NREMT-P
                        Program Manager
                        Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance, SENTARA Healthcare

12:00 – 1:30    Lunch

1:30 – 2:30     “Air Medical Transportation Risk Management”
                        Linda Hines, RN, JD, CPHRM, CMTE
                        MedFlight of Ohio

2:30 – 2:45     Break

2:45 – 3:45     “Nurse and Healthcare Worker Protection Act of 2009”
                        Greg Hart
                        Risk Control Manager – Certified Risk Manager, Certified Healthcare Safety
                        Professional, Associate in Risk Management
                        Riggs, Counselman, Michaels and Downes, Inc.

3:45 – 5:15     “Josie’s Story: Family-Centered Improvements in Patient Safety”
                        Sorrel King
                        President and Co-Founder
                        The Josie King Foundation

6:00 – 8:00     Reception

                                  Friday, September 18th
8:00 – 8:30     Check Out

8:30 – 9:30     Business Meeting/Buffet Breakfast

9:30 – 10:30    “Legislative Update”
                        Bill Bolling, Lieutenant Governor of Virginia

10:30 – 11:30   “The Sky is the Limit: Aviation Liability and Hospital Organizational Risk
                        Tom Heim, ARM
                        Senior Vice President Risk Financing: Health Practice Leader,Virginia
                        RCM&D Healthcare Practice

11:30           Door Prize Drawing (must be present to win)
         Stonewall Jackson Hotel & Conference Center
                      24 S. Market Street
                   Staunton, Virginia 24401
                                                   Direct Line:
        Make sure to identify yourself as a member of Virginia Society of Healthcare Risk Managers
                                          Cut Off Date: August 21st
                                           Room Rates: $ 119.00

                      Who Can Benefit From This Seminar?
Administration                         Corporate Compliance             Hospital Emergency Management
In-house and Corporate Counsel         Quality/Risk Management          Patient Safety Officer
Patient Transport Staff and Fleet Managers

Participants will be able to:
         Provide a brief historical background on “Good Samaritan” encounters and how statutes were developed
             to provide immunities to protect against common law liability in emergency situations.
         Discuss traditional and current examples of “Good Samaritan” encounters.
         Discuss the statutory scheme in five (5) jurisdictions relating to “Good Samaritan” laws.
         Discuss the considerations required of risk managers based on the various statutory schemes. Identify
             necessary responses of risk managers for possible “Good Samaritan” encounters.
         Discuss hypothetical situations concerning the “Good Samaritan” laws and then answer questions relating
             to the discussion.
         To list 3 safety measures taken in helicopter ambulance transfers.
         Discuss an adverse event that could be prevented by effective communication between patients, families
             and providers.
         Understand the current status of House Bill H.R. 2381 Nurse and Healthcare Worker Protection Act of
             2009 and the ramifications of this bill for hospital and healthcare facilities.
         Understand and evaluate the risks associated with both owned and non-owned aviation in a healthcare
         List current safety initiatives in the air medical transport industry and discuss how the risk manager can
             integrate into their health system.

Contact hours of Continuing Education Credit toward fulfillment of the requirements of ASHRM designations
 of FASHRM (Fellow) and DFASHRM (Distinguished Fellow) and towards CPHRM renewal is (pending) hours
                                              contact hours.
                                 FALL 2009 REGISTRATION FORM
                                            Registration Deadline:
                                               September 11th
  Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be granted for cancellations made by September 4th, less a $25.00 handling fee.
Note: If cancellation is not made, the registrant will be responsible for the entire payment.

Name:           __________________________________________________________________

Please circle applicable designations:          CPHRM        FASHRM         DFASHRM          CPHQ

Title:          __________________________________________________________________

Organization: __________________________________________________________________

Address:        __________________________________________________________________

City/State/Zip Code: ____________________________________________________________

Phone:          __________________________________________________________________

Fax:            __________________________________________________________________

E-Mail Address:         _____________________________________________________________

_____ $225.00 - Members – Registration
_____ $275.00 - Non-Member – Registration
_____ $ 25.00 - Spouse or Guest - Reception (September 17th)

Please circle the appropriate response:
ASHRM Member                                     Yes                        No
This is my first VASHRM Meeting:                 Yes                        No
Any special assistance needed at the conference. Yes                        No

Make check payable to: Virginia Chapter of ASHRM

And mail to:                Janet L. Poferl
                            Quality Resource Management
                            Augusta Health
                            78 Medical Center Drive
                            Fishersville, VA 22939
                            Phone: 540 332-4837
                            Fax: 540 332-4848

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