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Saturday, March 24 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
SA9 | What the Multidisciplinary Team in Nursing Homes Need to Know About Changing Models of Healthcare in the Community

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This panel will discuss how changes in our care delivery systems across the country are integrating medical and social supports services for better outcomes for patients and families living in the community and skilled nursing facilities A range of models will be discussed to better deliver care such as case managers for high risk patients and how different states are moving to managed LTC services and supports (MLTSS) which include services for those living in nursing homes. Topics include: 1) how different states are changing how LTC services are delivered and financed, 2) how high risk patients are being managed more in the community with waiver programs, 3) how one state is using a social justice model to help older adults live at home, and 4) how a state is making accountable care organizations and incorporating LTC into the medical system.

Learning Objectives:
(1) Describe how different states are changing how long term care services are delivered and financed.
(2) Discuss how high risk patients are being managed more in the community with waiver programs.
(3) Explain how one state is using a social justice model to help older adults live at home.
(4) Review how one state is making Accountable Care Organizations and incorporating LTC.

Speakers
avatar for Camille Infussi Dobson

Camille Infussi Dobson

Camille Infussi Dobson is the Deputy Executive Director at the National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities. In that role, she provides executive leadership and policy guidance to state aging and disabilities agencies, focused on managed long-term services and... Read More →
avatar for Alice Bonner, PhD, RN, GNP

Alice Bonner, PhD, RN, GNP

Alice Bonner, PhD, RN, GNP, is the Secretary of Elder Affairs for the state of Massachusetts and who previously directed the nursing home division for the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in the Obama administration.
avatar for Steven Counsell, MD

Steven Counsell, MD

Steven Counsell, MD, is CMO for Principium Health and Mary Elizabeth Mitchell Professor in Geriatrics at Indiana University, School of Medicine. He was the Founding Director of the IU Geriatrics program from 1997-2016 and developed the Geriatric Resources for Assessment and Care of... Read More →


Saturday March 24, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm
Grapevine 1-2

Attendees (22)