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Home Care Summit - 2018 - BC

Monday October 22

Talking So People Listen and Listening So People Talk

MON-1 Integrated Home Care and Primary Health Care: Rural and Urban Models

MON-2 Innovative Caregiver Supports: Advocating for a Carer-Friendly Workplace

MON-3 TeamSTEPPs  Canada™ – Optimizing Communications in Home and Community Care 

Tricia Swartz, Patient Safety Improvement Lead, Canadian Patient Safety Institute (Presentation not available)

INNOVATION PANEL - Operational Excellence in Home-Based Palliative Care

Redefining the Circle of Care

Elisabeth Antifeau, Regional Clinical Nurse Specialist, Palliative Care, Interior Health

Using Electronic Clinical Management Systems to Drive Best Practices in Palliative Care

Mital Patel, Clinical Pharmacist, Bayshore Pharmacy

Utilizing Interpreters to Support Culturally Sensitive Goals of Care/ Advance Care Planning Discussions
Sarah Lau, Educator Palliative Approach to Care Project, Vancouver Coastal Health

Responding to Policy Issues: How a Provincial Advance Care Planning / Goals of Care Designation Community of Practice Promotes Excellence
Sharon Iversen, Educator; Palliative & End of Life Care; Community, Seniors, Addictions, Alberta Health Services


The Journey to Building Better Home Care: Evidence-Informed Decision-Making    

Alice Kennedy, Board Chair, Canadian Home Care Association (CHCA)

Dorace Ramage, Education and Clinical Consultant, Perfuse Medtec Inc

Tuesday October 23


How Patient and Caregiver Experiences are Shaping our Approach to Health and Care 

Shelagh Maloney, Executive Vice President, Digital Health Engagement and Marketing, Canada Health Infoway

Ioana Popescu, Senior Program Manager, Canadian Patient Safety Institute 

Jeanie Lacroix, Manager, Performance Improvement and Capacity Building

Jessie Checkley, Senior Improvement Lead, CFHI and Alexandra Harrison, Member IMAGINE Citizens Collaborating for Health

INNOVATION PANEL - Operational Excellence in Home-Based Palliative Care

Provincial Palliative Care Consultation Phone Line
Ann Hansson, Family Physician, Vancouver Coastal

Rural in-Home Palliative Care Program
Beverly Berg, Director, Palliative and End of Life Care Seniors, Palliative & Continuing Care, Alberta Health Services

Integrating a Palliative Approach to Care by Having Conversations Early (IPACE)
Ingrid See, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Vancouver Home Hospice Palliative Care Service


TUES-1 Integrated Home Care & Primary Health Care: Essential Elements

Alison Kernoghan, Research/Knowledge Exchange Associate, Geriatric Health Systems Research Group, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo 

Martina Rozsa, Vice President, Home and Community Care, Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant, Local Health Integration Network

Vikas Sethi, Executive Director, Integrated Primary and Home Health Service, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority   

TUES-2  Lessons from Changing Care: Practical Tools to Improve the Caregiver Experience Co-Designed with Caregivers

Cathy Fooks, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Change Foundation

TUES-3 People-Centred and Principle-Based Home and Community Care

Catherine Suridjan, Director of Policy and Knowledge Translation, Canadian Home Care Association

Neeta Gurnani, Program Manager, Standards, Health Standards Organization 

INNOVATION PANEL - Operational Excellence in Home-Based Palliative Care

Advance Care Planning Framework
Dr. Charlie Chen, Program Medical Director at Palliative Care Program, Fraser Health

Continuum of Care for Clients with Advanced Heart Failure (HF)
Laurie-Anne Nguyen, Palliative Care fellow, Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal & Société des Soins palliatifs à Domicile du Grand Montréal

The New Normal: The Palliative Clinical Resource Nurse Role in Community Home Health
Laura Harmse, Palliative Clinical Resource Nurse& Ruth Legacy, Clinical Resource Nurse, Vancouver Coastal Health 


TUES- 4 Facilitate Decision Making with Enhanced Detail in Home Care Data
Anne Pearce, Senior Analyst, Financial Standards and Information, Canadian Institute for Health Information  

TUES-5 Integrated Practice Units: An Innovative Approach to Collaborative Care
Joanne Côté, Associate director, Innovation, Integrated Health and Social Services & Cindy Starnino, Director of Academic Affairs, Integrated Health and Social Services University Network for West-Central Montreal (CIUSSS West-Central Montreal)

TUES-6 Addressing Challenging Behaviors in Home and Community Care 
Catherine Suridjan, Senior Policy Analyst, Canadian Home Care Association

Chelsea Ganam, Director of Monarch House & Amanda Claeys, Director Residential & Transitional (Alberta), CBI Health Group 


A Cup of Mindfulness for the Busy and Restless

Dr. Lisa Bélanger, Behavioural Change Expert | Researcher

Last Updated: 2019 01 07