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10.27 McKnight's Product Theater

Please join us at the McKnight's Product Theater and learn about the newest innovations from six prominent industry organizations. Sessions are designed to be concise but informative and will offer a glimpse into the latest technology that will help you run a more successful business in this environment.

Session 1: The impact of COVID-19 on patients, caregivers and facilities in Long Term Care and Home Health: How Mobility Helps
Sponsored by: Vancare
10:00am EDT

This session will discuss the evidence on the relationship between falls, cognition, incontinence and immobility. The additional elements of social isolation and staff shortages resultant from the COVID-19 pandemic will be reviewed, and practical solutions provided to help overcome the challenges to providing quality care during COVID-19. 


Margaret Arnold

PT, CEES, CSPHP, CEO, Founder, Inspire Outcomes

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Ryan Mierau

Regional Business Development Manager 
Secure Care Health Systems

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Session 2: Automate Compliance Training With Relias
Sponsored by: Relias
Time: 10:30am EDT

Simplify your training and compliance process with the Relias Learning Management System. With courses specifically built for in-home care providers and long-term care organizations, use the Relias platform to meet all state and federal training requirements for your staff efficiently and effectively. Quickly deploy training on a variety of topics, including infection prevention, dementia care and much more.

•Automate Staff Orientation: Save time by automatically assigning all orientation and annual courses online. Integrate with your HRIS system to auto-enroll new hires into your training plans.
•Streamline Training: Measure knowledge and skill gaps to personalize learning for the individual. This ensures they only receive the training they need, saving time and money.
•Provide Easy Access: The Relias Mobile App allows your staff to access and learn new information at the point of care.


Theresa Raines

Solutions Architect

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Session 3: A Commitment to the Specific Needs of the Long-Term Care (LTC) Community

Sponsored by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.

Time: 11:00am EDT

An informational program about the Sun Pharma commitment to the long-term care community, that will include a dynamic discussion about recent developments in treatment options for residents of long-term care facilities who cannot or will not swallow solid forms of medication


Christopher Chappel

MD, President/Medical Director
Chappel Group             

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Session 4: NOTIFY
Sponsored by: NOTIFY Communications
Time: 11:30am EDT

NOTIFY Nurse Call is a next generation mobile nurse call solution that allows your caregivers to receive and respond to alerts from wherever they are in the building. Give your staff the tools they need to provide optimal care—and give your senior community the real-time data needed to staff appropriately, assess performance and improve accountability. Utilizing world-renowned, non-proprietary Inovonics technology, NOTIFY is a complete wireless alert system solution that provides real-time communication across the full spectrum of your operation.

NOTIFY Communications is a video, text and voice app that provides essential communications capabilities, enabling residents to connect with their natural support and their healthcare providers to maintain connection to each other and to support health outcomes even when strains on our healthcare system cause communication breakdowns.


Craig Patnode

President and CEO

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Greg Robertson

Senior Vice President and General Manager

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Session 5: ABILITY SMARTFORCE® Predictive Staff Scheduling 
Sponsored by: ABILITY Network
Time: 12:00pm ET

ABILITY SMARTFORCE® is advanced healthcare staff scheduling software that allows managers to efficiently schedule their staff anytime, anywhere. It gives you the power to fill an open shift from your cell phone, view schedule changes and time-off requests, and swap shifts at the click of a button. Discover how healthcare providers are improving scheduling with:

• Proactive visibility
      · See solutions to potential problems before they occur
• Simplified approach
      · Take the complexity out of scheduling with a user-friendly application
• Immediate ROI
      · Reduce overtime (even incremental), premium labor and hours managing the schedule
• Staff collaboration
      · Ensure all staff are part of the solution with Open Shift Management


Ken Coons 

Senior Director, Customer Success


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Session 6: TheWorxHub- One System To Streamline Your Operations
Sponsored by: Dude Solutions
Time: 12:30pm ET

Come see how our easy-to-use, cloud-based platform empowers you to connect, prioritize and optimize your team's work in one centralized system. Simplify your day-to-day, deliver a better resident experience and own your operations.


Patrick Tierney

Solutions Consultant
Dude Solutions

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