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FSGA 30th Annual Conference 2017

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FSGA 30th Annual Conference 2017
From July 20, 2017 To July 22, 2017

Pearls of Wisdom

July 20 – 22, 2016

 Accomodations:

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront

225 East Coastline Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Along the beautiful St. Johns River, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront is in the heart of the city’s downtown music, entertainment and sports districts. As a guest you will enjoy many great benefits in this hotel such as the 951 newly renovated guest rooms, relaxing rooftop pool overlooking the St. Johns River and skyline, unique culinary experiences, and authentic hospitality.

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront is the closest hotel to Everbank Field (home of the Jacksonville Jaguars), Veterans Memorial Arena, the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville (home of the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp), and the Florida Theatre, which gives guests an opportunity to take part in the local community.

Guests of FSGA will receive a 10% discount on food in Trellises Restaurant, Jaxx, and Currents on Friday Evening. Self-parking for overnight guests inside of the FSGA room block is included in the guest room rate.

To make your reservations for the upcoming program, please visit Reservations  https://aws.passkey.com/go/FSGA2017  must be made by June 27th, however, the special FSGA rate has limited availability, is first-come, first-serve, and the room block is going quickly! If you need additional assistance booking your room, please call 888-421-1442.

CEU’s

15.5 Continuing Education Units for Guardians have been applied for.

CLE’s 

This program has been approved for 17.5 Continuing Legal Education Credits (CLE) have been approved in  Elder Law and Wills, Trusts and Estates. Credits have been approved in Ethics, Mental Illness, Substance Abuse and Technology.  Please see the Certificate of Accreditation and the Approved Topics.

NURSES/ SOCIAL WORKERS

Up to 14 credit hours are approved through ComForcare for the following disciplines: NursesSocial Workers ComForcare Home Care is an approved provider of continuing education for the Florida Board of Nursing #50-15019 & the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy & Mental Health Counseling #50-15019. This conference is approved for 14 hours of continuing education.

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Conference Overview

Day Time Event / Speaker

Day

Thursday

Time

9:00 am to 1:00 pm
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Event

Examining Committee Training
Detrimental Effects of Untreated Hearing Loss
Advanced Care Planning - A Community Approach
Hoarding & Elderly: Buried in Trash
Pearls of Peace: Staying Present & Utilizing Improvisation Techniques When Dealing with Difficult Family Members & Wards
Understanding Reverse Mortgages: Moving Forward in Reverse
Mental Health vs Brain Injury: An Analysis of Both the Chicken and the Egg
Spokesperson Training

Day

Friday

Time

7:30 am to 8:15 am
8:00 am to 9:00 am
9:00 am to 10:00 am
9:00 am to 10:00 am
9:00 am to 10:00 am
9:00 am to 10:00 am
9:00 am to 10:00 am
10:30 am to 11:30 am
10:30 am to 11:30 am
10:30 am to 11:30 am
10:30 am to 11:30 am
10:30 am to 11:30 am
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Event

Breakfast
Plenary Session: The Rita Hayworth Story
Probate Law for Professional Guardians
Mental Health Issues in Elderly Guardianship
Representative Payee: From Application to Reporting
How to Protect Your Registration with OPPG
VA - Home of the Free Because of the Brave
KEPRO - Beneficiary & Family Centered Care Quality Improvement
How to Be Your Own Best Witness
Palliative Care/Continuous Care
Are There Snakes Under my Bed: Depression, Delirium & Dementia
Understanding the Grief & Loss Process
Examining Committee Training - 2 Hour Update
Preneed Planning for Split Families
Pearls of Wisdom Collected by Family & Professional Guardians
Don’t Neglect Yourself - Financial Planning for Guardians
Deadly Duo - Alcohol & Prescription Drug Misuse
Having a Seat at the Table
Lunch - Plenary Session: 7 Cs to Cure the Mental Health System: The Guardianship Model
Plenary Sessions: Legislative Updates
How to Survive a Clerk’s Audit
Additional Home Exemptions for the Low Income & Disabled Adults
Navigating the Medicaid Maze: An Introduction to Benefits
The Law & Digital Assets
Clerks Statewide Investigations: The Prizes & Perils of Pearl Diving

Day

Saturday

Time

7:30 am to 8:15 am
8:30 am to 9:30 am
8:30 am to 9:30 am
8:30 am to 9:30 am
8:30 am to 9:30 am
9:30 am to 10:30 am
9:30 am to 10:30 am
9:30 am to 10:30 am
9:30 am to 10:30 am
9:30 am to 10:30 am
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Event

Breakfast
The Law & Digital Assets
Stockbroker Exploration: Investigating CFP
The Changing World of Healthcare
Guardianship Essentials
Trust in Plain English - Timing is Everything
Using ABLE Accounts for Disabled Adults
Eldercaring & Coordination - The Pearl Created out of the Sand of Conflict
Legal Ethics in Guardianship
OPPG Relates Guardianship Update
Show Me the Money - Guardian & Attorney Fees
How to Review a Medical Chart
Wealth Management Strategies to Benefit the Ward
Hospital Ethics
Using One’s Social History to Improve One’s Quality of Care
Exhibitor Giveaway
Lunch - FSGA Annual Meeting, 50/50 Raffle Exhibitor Giveaway
The Judicial Panel
Attorney, Guardian Relationships - What to Expect
Dynamics of Elder Abuse, Neglect & Exploitation
Standard of Practice Roundtable
Initiating the Hospice Discussion
Registration for this event is now closed. You can register onsite Friday, Saturday or Sunday