Winter Symposium 2020

Saturday, January 25, 2020

7:15 am to 4:45 pm

Somerby at St Vincent's One Nineteen

200 One Nineteen Boulevard

Birmingham, Alabama 35242

7:15  -  7:50 am     Registration, Pastry and Coffee

7:50  -  8:00 am     Welcome, Housekeeping, Introduction: Carlette C. Smith, Retired RN                                   and NHA, MA, BSN, BA, CC, CL, Owner, Facilitator, Speaker,                                                Human Resource Options

                                     Welcome: Karen Ingram, Director of Marketing, Somerby St. Vincent's

                                One Nineteen

​8:00 -   9:00 am       Tips and Tools for Helping Seniors Avoid Financial Exploitation and                                    How to Avoid Identity Theft

                                  Chanel Shunnarah, Financial Relationship Senior Consultant, Team 

                                  Lead, Regions Bank 

9:00  -  10:00 am      How the PANDA Project Brought a Community Together for                                                  Dementia Services

                                  Robyn L. James, Development and Marketing Director, Middle 

                                  Alabama Area Agency on Aging (M4A)

10:00  -  10:30 am     Break and Visit with the Vendors

10:30  _  12:00 pm     Identification of Domestic Violence Grown Old/Elder Abuse 

                                    Retired Lt. Steve Searcy, State Law Enforcement Training

                                    Coordinator for the Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence

                                    Stacey Searcy, RN, BSN, MS, Nurse Practitioner, VA Medical 

                                    Center, Montgomery, Alabama

12:00  -  1:00 pm         Lunch and Visit with Vendors

                                     Lunch provided by Somerby St. Vincent's One Nineteen

1:00  -  2:30 pm           Ethics is Not Who but What is Right

                                     Jay Jones, BA, Business Development, Home Instead Senior Care

2:30  -  3:30 pm            Taking Care of You: Basic Exercise Principles

                                       Karlie Brantley, DPT, PT, NCS, Therapy South

3:30  - 3:45 pm             Break

3:35  -  4:45 pm            Symptom Management in Palliative and Hospice Care

                                       Danielle Larkin, BSN, RN, CHPP

4:45 pm                         Evaluations (signature required), awarding of certificates.

Contact Hours:  8.4 Nurses, 7.0 Social Workers, Nursing Home Administrators, Physical and Occupational Therapists/Assistants, 8.4 Respiratory Therapists.

Approval pending for Assisted Living Administrators.

Nurses ABNP1246, expires 1-21-2023; Social Workers ABESW#0100, expires 8-31-2021.


Room may be cool, bring a wrap/sweater

Seating is Limited

For more information, call: Carlette C. Smith at 205.567.7910.

Email:   Register on-line with credit/debit card at: Mail payments to: HRO, Post Office Box 310996, Birmingham, Alabama 35231.   Cost: $75.00


Registration Form for Winter Symposium 2020, January 25, 2020

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