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Sales & Marketing in Senior Housing Certificate Program Begins May 1

On March 20, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

The Sales & Marketing in Senior Housing Certificate Program is May 1, June 5 and July 10 – three separate days to learn proven practices in marketing and selling your community. 

Improving Behavioral Health Care Webinar Series is Available On-Demand

On March 20, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

The popular five-part webinar series, Improving Behavioral Health Care in Older Adult Services held this past December and January, is now available on demand from the LeadingAge Minnesota store. 

CMS and CDC to Collaborate on Infection Prevention Training for Care Centers

On March 20, 2018 by Jonathan Lips

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have announced a collaboration to develop a training course in infection prevention and control for nursing home staff. 

Time Running Out to Register for 2018 Nursing Leadership Symposium

On March 20, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

Now in its 27th year, the Nursing Leadership Symposium is the most thorough and comprehensive training for new directors of nursing and nursing leaders in long-term care. Five sessions over five months prepares new leaders for a successful future. The first course begins April 10 – register today

Workforce Solutions Conference Early Bird Deadline is Friday, March 23

On March 20, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

This is the last week to get low early bird pricing for the April 19 Workforce Solutions Conference. After Friday, registration fees increase by $40 per person. 

2018 Sales & Marketing Certificate Program Begins May 1 – Registration Open

On March 13, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

Last year’s return of the Sales & Marketing in Senior Living Certificate Program was sold out, and members raved about the new program. The program is back this year! Learn how to master the unique relationship-centered sales process in senior living, best practices for marketing your community and generating qualified leads, and how to best leverage social media to support your efforts. 

Essential Skills for New Supervisors is April 19

On March 13, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

Send your newer supervisors to a one-day workshop in conjunction with the Workforce Solutions Conference to learn essential skills and knowledge of supervision, delegation, documentation, giving meaningful feedback, and proven techniques for training others. 

Dr. Jermaine Davis to Open Workforce Solutions Conference on April 19

On March 6, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

Learn how to communicate effectively across your organization and increase morale and motivation. Dr. Jermain Davis, best-selling author, documentary filmmaker and award-winning professor of communication studies and organizational leadership, opens the 2018 Workforce Solutions Conference with his keynote presentation, Influencing Up, Down and Across Your Organization, on April 19. 

Essential Skills for New Supervisors, April 19

On March 6, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

If you or someone on your team has recently become a supervisor, a workshop on April 19 is just the training needed to get off to a great start. Get the essential Dos, Don’ts, How-tos and answers to some of the most common questions from perennial favorite Dr. Barry Lane. 

Free Training for HCBS Providers on Community Inclusion

On March 6, 2018 by Bobbie Guidry

A free webinar on March 14 will help Adult Day Services and Assisted Living providers whose clients receive funding through Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) waiver programs ensure their setting facilitates community inclusion as required by the HCBS Settings Rule. 

Building a Successful MDS Program – March 12 Webinar

On March 6, 2018 by Elizabeth Sether, RN, MHA, LNHA

Don’t forget to register for the March 12 webinar, Building a Successful MDS Program for Your Care Center, featuring Nadine Olness, RN RAC-CT, Minnesota State RAI Coordinator. The registration deadline is March 8.

Register Now for the 2018 Nursing Leadership Symposium

On March 6, 2018 by Elizabeth Sether, RN, MHA, LNHA

The 2018 Nursing Leadership Symposium kicks off April 10-12 in the first session of its five-part series. The program prepares and supports nurses who are in or transitioning to leadership positions as a director of nursing, nurse manager, or an emerging leader.  

Save the Dates: Nursing Leadership Symposium Begins April 10

On February 27, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

Registration will open soon for the Nursing Leadership Symposium, the state’s most comprehensive training for preparing new directors of nursing and nurse leaders for a successful career. 

Building a Successful MDS Program, March 12 Webinar

On February 27, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

Send your MDS Coordinator to this essential webinar to help them prepare for this critical role, including what is required, the MDS coding process, common mistakes to avoid, and how to adapt your processes to recent MDS changes. Register today.

Cyber Security Defense, March 20 Webinar

On February 27, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

If you think your organization is safe from cyber security attacks, think again. Every organization, whether large or small, commercial or nonprofit, is at risk of a cyber security hack.

Disability-Competent Care Webinar Series

On February 20, 2018 by Bobbie Guidry

A new Webinar series will explore key concepts of the Disability-Competent Care model and how organizations can best implement these concepts to empower providers and participants with disabilities to best meet their care needs. 

Free Seminar on Financial Crimes Against Seniors

On February 20, 2018 by Bobbie Guidry

The growth in financial exploitation of seniors remains a concern. A free one-day seminar in March can help you better understand how the investigation and prevention of financial exploitation. 

2018 Educational Programs Up and Running

On February 20, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

Our 218 educational programs are up and running. Here are new and important updates on our upcoming Workforce Solutions Conference and Nursing Leadership Symposium and webinars that will help members build a successful MDS program and prevent cybercrime.   

Save the Date: Workforce Solutions Conference is April 19

On February 14, 2018 by Heidi Simpson

The fourth annual Workforce Solutions Conference is scheduled for Thursday, April 19 in St. Louis Park. Quickly becoming an annual sell-out conference, this year’s event brings together 300+ providers from across the state to share in new and fresh ideas, resources and tools to assist in building and retaining your workforce. 

Cast Your Vote in the Workforce Challenge!

On February 14, 2018 by Jenna Kellerman

Take just five minutes today to vote on your favorite ideas in the Workforce Challenge! The Workforce Challenge is an opportunity for you to impact the educational experiences students have prior to entering the aging services workforce. 

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