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Date(s) Event
Oct 20, 2014 Health Insurance Literacy - Key Considerations for Enrollment Stakeholders
Time: 2:00 PM Eastern
Enroll America
Webinar
Oct 20, 2014 Preparing Your Healthcare System for Ebola
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 PM Eastern
Call-in: 888.385.7964
Passcode: 9622268
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Webinar
Oct 20, 2014 Rural Health Community Forum - Assessing Needs, Generating Ideas, Seeking Opportunities
Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
ACMC/Swift County Benson Hospital
Benson, MN
Judy Bergh
651.201.3843
judith.bergh@state.mn.us
Oct 18 - 20, 2014 2014 20th Annual APRIL Conference
Conference theme: The Legacy Continues - With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility
Association of Programs for Rural Independent Living
Crowne Plaza Albuquerque
Albuquerque, NM
Elissa Ellis
501.753.3400
april-elissa@sbcglobal.net
Oct 17, 2014 2014 HIPAA COW Fall Conference
HIPAA - Collaborative of Wisconsin
Middleton, WI
Wendy Ellwein
651.340.6426
admin2@hipaacow.org
Oct 17, 2014 Managing Risk for the Non Risk Manager - Session 1 of 4
Time: 10:00 AM Central
Wisconsin Office of Rural Health
Webinar
Oct 16 - 18, 2014 2014 16th Annual Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Conference
Conference theme: From Fragmentation to Integration - A Triple Aim Imperative
Collaborative Family Healthcare Association
Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC
Steffani Blackstock
720.940.4880
sblackstock@cfha.net
Oct 16 - 17, 2014 2014 23rd Annual Colorado Rural Health Conference
Colorado Rural Health Center
Hotel Elegantè Conference and Event Center
Colorado Springs, CO
303.832.7493
info@coruralhealth.org
Oct 16 - 17, 2014 2014 Iowa Primary Care Association Annual Conference
Iowa Primary Care Association
West Des Moines Marriott
West Des Moines, IA
515.244.9610
info@iowapca.org
Oct 16, 2014 2014 IRHA Fall Forum
Indiana Rural Health Association
The Palms
Plainfield, IN
Tina Elliott
812.478.3919 x222
telliott@indianarha.org
Oct 16, 2014 Building Capacity - Partner Engagement & Grassroots Organizing
Time: 1:00 PM Eastern
Enroll America
Webinar
Oct 16, 2014 Putting the Person at the Center - Integrating Plans for Long-Term Services and Supports and Health Care Delivery through Health Information Technology; Public Workshop; Request for Comments
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Hubert H. Humphrey Building
Washington, DC
Caroline Ryan
Caroline.Ryan@acl.hhs.gov
Oct 15 - 17, 2014 2014 22nd Annual West Virginia Rural Health Conference
West Virginia Rural Health Association
Lakeview Resort
Morgantown, WV
Debrin Jenkins
304.890.7017
debrinwvrha@gmail.com Becca from RAC will be presenting
Oct 15 - 17, 2014 2014 31st Annual Oregon Rural Health Conference
Conference theme: Making Healthcare Reform Work for Rural Oregonians
Oregon Office of Rural Health
Sunriver Resort
Sunriver, OR
Linda Peppler
503.473.6728
pepplerl@ohsu.edu
Oct 15 - 17, 2014 2014 3rd Annual Alabama Rural Health & TeleHealth Summit
Conference theme: Telehealth - Transforming the Delivery of Healthcare
Southeast Telehealth Resource Center
Embassy Suites Birmingham - Hoover
Birmingham, AL
Samantha Haas
866.754.4325
samantha.wainright@gatelehealth.org
Oct 15 - 17, 2014 2014 Annual Pennsylvania Society of Directors in Health Care Conference
Additional sponsoring organizations: Pennsylvania Society of Directors of Volunteer Services in the Healthcare, Inc.
Association for Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals
American Hospital Association
The Penn Stater Conference Center & Hotel
State College, PA
Alice Clark
814.234.6170
aclark@mountnittany.org
Oct 15, 2014 2014 Putting the Pieces Together for Comprehensive Care
Michigan Primary Care Association
Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites
Kalamazoo, MI
Brittany Pazdan
517.827.0477
bpazdan@mpca.net
Oct 15, 2014 Effective Leadership in Changing Times
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM Central
Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network
Webinar Kathy Fauble
217.223.0452
Oct 15, 2014 From Coverage to Care - Connecting the Hispanic Community to New Opportunities for Better Health
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM Eastern
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Webinar
Oct 15, 2014 Joint HIT Committee Meeting
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern
Also available online
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Washington Plaza Hotel
Washington, DC
Michelle Consolazio
781.710.0786
michelle.consolazio@hhs.gov
Oct 15, 2014 Marketplace Re-enrollment
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Webinar
Oct 14 - 19, 2014 2014 25th Annual Vermont Healthcare and EMS Preparedness Conference
Vermont Department of Health
Killington Grand Resort
Killington, VT
Ginny Schwartzer
ginnys@allclearemg.com
Oct 14 - 16, 2014 Flex Program Workshop
National Rural Health Resource Center
Duluth, MN
Nicole Clement
218.727.9390 x228
nclement@ruralcenter.org
Oct 14, 2014 Medicaid in an Era of Change - Findings from the Annual Kaiser 50-State Medicaid Budget Survey at a Forum with the National Association of Medicaid Directors
Kaiser Family Foundation
Barbara Jordan Conference Center Kaiser Family Foundation Office
Washington, DC
Oct 14, 2014 Ready4OE2 - Effective Strategies for the Second Open Enrollment Period
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM Eastern
Conference theme: Successful Recipes to Reach Rural Communities
Enroll America
Webinar
Oct 14, 2014 Strategies for Addressing Primary Care Physician Workforce Shortages in Rural America
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM Eastern
National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
Webinar
Oct 14, 2014 The Affordable Care Act and You - Planning for the Next Open Enrollment Period
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Webinar
Oct 13, 2014 Risks & Rewards – The New and Rapidly Changing Landscape of Health Information Technology
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM Eastern
Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange
Webinar
Oct 12 - 15, 2014 2014 Annual HCAOA Leadership Conference
Conference theme: Navigating the Perfect Storm
Home Care Association of America
Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at the Crown Center
Kansas City, MO
Andrea Liford-Martinez
andrea@homecareaoa.org
Oct 10, 2014 2014 10th Annual Texas Health Literacy Conference
Sponsoring organization: Health Collaborative
La Quinta Inn
San Antonio, TX
Allie Everett
210.481.2573
allie.everett@healthcollaborative.net
Oct 10, 2014 Colorado’s Corps Community Day
Colorado Rural Health Center
Crowne Plaza Hotel - Denver Airport
Denver, CO
Ashley Mills
303.407.2031
amm@coruralhealth.org
Oct 9 - 10, 2014 2014 MHA-HFMA Conference
Minnesota Hospital Association
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West
Plymouth, MN
651.641.1121
info@mnhospitals.org
Oct 9 - 10, 2014 Meeting of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC)
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission
Ronald Reagan Building, The International Trade Center
Washington, DC
202.312.1300
Oct 9, 2014 2014 Monthly Rural Health Care Conference Call
Time: 2:00 PM Eastern
Call-in: 1.800.240.9939
Passcode: 6772 932#
Participants may begin calling in 10 minutes prior to the call.
Universal Service Administrative Company
Conference Call Only
Oct 9, 2014 National Provider Call: Hospital Appeals Settlement Update
Time: 1:30 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Conference Call Only cms-mlnconnectsnpc@blhtech.com
Oct 8 - 10, 2014 2014 84th Annual Arkansas Hospital Association Meeting and Trade Show
Arkansas Hospital Association
Little Rock Marriott
Little Rock, AR
Cindy Lewis
clewis@arkhospitals.org
Oct 8 - 9, 2014 10th Annual Rural Hospital Information Technology Conference (HITCON/14) & Exhibition
Texas Organization of Rural & Community Hospitals
Westin Dallas Park Central
Dallas, TX
Quang Ngo
512.873.0045
quang.ngo@torchnet.org
Oct 8 - 9, 2014 2014 Annual Public Health Association of Nebraska Conference
Conference theme: Public Health - Building Bridges
Public Health Association of Nebraska
MidTown Holiday Inn
Grand Island, NE
Kristine Sanger
402.552.3099
ksanger@unmc.edu
Oct 8, 2014 2014 3rd Annual Kansas Obesity Summit
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Hilton Garden Inn
Manhattan, KS
785.291.3742
healthpromotion@kdheks.gov
Oct 8, 2014 Expanding Palliative Care in Community Settings - An Introduction to the Current Landscape
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 PM Eastern
Center to Advance Palliative Care
Webinar Margaret Schutz
212.201.2670
margaret.schutz@mssm.edu
Oct 8, 2014 Health Insurance Marketplace 101
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Webinar
Oct 8, 2014 National Provider Call: Hospital Compare Star Ratings - Overview of HCAHPS Star Ratings
Time: 1:30 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Conference Call Only cms-mlnconnectsnpc@blhtech.com
Oct 8, 2014 Open Office Session - 340B Program Integrity and Contract Pharmacy Oversight
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Webinar
Oct 7 - 9, 2014 2014 85th IHA Annual Meeting
Iowa Hospital Association
Veterans Memorial Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center
Des Moines, IA
Penni Upah
515.288.1955 x342
upahp@ihaonline.org
Oct 7 - 9, 2014 2014 Annual PACHC Conference & Clinical Summit
Conference theme: Reaching New Heights
Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers
Lancaster Marriott & Convention Center
Lancaster, PA
717.761.6443 x213
Grace@pachc.org
Oct 7 - 8, 2014 2014 MARHC Annual Fall Conference
Missouri Association of Rural Health Clinics
Tan-Tar-A Resort
Osage Beach, MO
573.635.5090
info@marhc.org
Oct 7, 2014 ACA – One Year After Implementation – What’s Next?
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 AM Eastern
Michigan Primary Care Association
Webinar Andrea Charlton
517.827.0475
acharlton@mpca.net
Oct 7, 2014 Keeping the Patient and Family in a Patient-Centered Medical Home Transformation
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM Eastern
Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care
Webinar
Oct 6 - 8, 2014 2014 21st Annual Affordable Housing Conference
Washington State Housing Finance Commission
Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center
Tacoma, WA
conf@wshfc.org
Oct 6 - 8, 2014 2014 27th Annual State Health Policy Conference
National Academy for State Health Policy
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
Atlanta, GA
conference@nashp.org
Oct 6 - 7, 2014 2014 1st Annual Telemedicine & Telehealth Service Provider Showcase (SPS)
Conference theme: Advancing Telehealth Partnerships
Additional sponsoring organizations: Four Corners Telehealth Consortium
Southwest Telehealth Resource Center
Arizona Telemedicine Program
Hyatt Regency Phoenix
Phoenix, AZ
1.877.535.6166
sps@telemedicine.arizona.edu
Oct 6, 2014 Integrating Telehealth Into Clinical Practice - Q/A with Kristi Henderson
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Central
Mississippi Rural Health Association
Webinar
Oct 4 - 7, 2014 2014 81st Annual IHA Convention
Idaho Hospital Association
Sun Valley Resort
Sun Valley, ID
Toni Pugmire
208.489.1409
tpugmire@teamiha.org
Oct 2, 2014 2014 Annual Pennsylvania Public Health Association and Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health Conference
Conference theme: A View to the Future - Policy and Practice Impacts on Community and Public Health
Additional sponsoring organization: Pennsylvania Public Health Association
Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health
Penn Stater Conference Center
State College, PA
Terri Klinefelter
814.863.8214
tjc136@psu.edu
Oct 2, 2014 Preparing for Corps Community Day 2014
Time: 2:00 PM Eastern
National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
Webinar Matt Strycker
574.855.4671
stryckerm@nosorh.org
Oct 1 - 3, 2014 2014 32nd Annual IPHCA Leadership Conference
Illinois Primary Health Care Association
The Ritz-Carlton
St. Louis, MO
Amy Garwood
217.541.7331
agarwood@iphca.org
Oct 1 - 3, 2014 New England’s Rural Health Conference
New England Rural Health RoundTable
Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center
Westford, MA
Beth Lamarre
774.294.6099
program.neruralhealth@gmail.com
Oct 1 - 2, 2014 2014 North Dakota Conference on Injury Prevention and Control
Conference theme: Bringing the Pieces Together
North Dakota Department of Health
Radisson Hotel
Bismarck, ND
Diana Read
701.328.4536
dread@nd.gov
Oct 1 - 2, 2014 2014 Northern Plains Conference on Aging & Disability
Conference theme: Creating Our Future
North Dakota Department of Human Services
Ramada Plaza Suites
Fargo, ND
Denice Brewer
218.299.6576
denice.brewer@minnesota.edu
Oct 1, 2014 Effective Leadership in Changing Times
Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network
Illinois Education Center
Springfield, IL
Kathy Fauble
217.223.0452
Oct 1, 2014 NETRC Regional Conference - Leveraging Telehealth to Achieve the Triple Aim
NorthEast Telehealth Resource Center
Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center
Burlington, VT
Danielle Louder
207.622.7566 x225
dlouder@mcdph.org
Oct 1, 2014 NHSC Students to Service Loan Repayment Program Application Technical Assistance
Time: 8:00 - 10:00 PM Eastern
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Conference Call Only
Sep 30 - Oct 3, 2014 2014 13th Annual NRHA Rural Health Clinic and Critical Access Hospital Conferences
National Rural Health Association
Sheraton Crown Center
Kansas City, MO
Kathy Siress
816.756.3140 x12
siress@NRHArural.org
Sep 30 - Oct 1, 2014 2014 Annual IHA Leadership Summit
Conference theme: Redefine. Collaborate. Execute: The Leadership Imperative
Illinois Hospital Association
The Westin Lombard Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Lorri Vanecek
630.276.5440
lvanecek@ihastaff.org
Sep 30, 2014 Crime and Public Safety - What Does Health Have to Do With It?
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM Eastern
County Health Rankings & Roadmaps
Webinar
Sep 30, 2014 Empowering Ourselves - Incorporating Self-Care in to Our Everyday Interactions
Time: 3:00 PM Eastern
Sponsoring organization: National Sexual Assault Coalition Resource Sharing Project
Webinar
Sep 30, 2014 Hear Why Many Organizations Are Changing EHRs In Order To Remain Competitive In The New Value-Based Health Care Environment
Time: 2:00 - 3:30 PM Eastern
Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative
Webinar
Sep 30, 2014 Hospital/Quality Initiative Open Door Forum
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Call-in: 1.800.837.1935
Conference ID: 44445564
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Conference Call Only
Sep 30, 2014 RHC TA Call: Ask the Experts
Time: 2:00 PM Eastern
Call-in: 1.888.603.9640
Participant Code: 9854323
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Conference Call Only
Sep 29 - Oct 1, 2014 2014 KPHA Annual Meeting and Fall Conference
Kansas Public Health Association
Topeka, KS
communication@kpha.us
Sep 29, 2014 PCORI Public Forum - Peer Review and Public Release of PCORI’s Research Findings
Also available online
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
National Press Club - Holeman Lounge
Washington, DC
info@pcori.org
Sep 29, 2014 Suicide Prevention and Older Adults
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Eastern
National Council on Aging
Webinar
Sep 26, 2014 Whole System in a Room: A Dynamic, Multi-Stakeholder, Collaboration Process to Develop a National Tractor Safety Initiative
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Central
AgriSafe Network
Webinar
Sep 25 - 26, 2014 2014 19th Annual MRHA Conference and Rural Health Clinic Workshop
Mississippi Rural Health Association
Jackson Marriott Downtown
Jackson, MS
601.898.3001
president@mississippirural.org
Sep 25, 2014 Confined Space Safety: Grain Bin Entry
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Central
AgriSafe Network
Webinar
Sep 25, 2014 Data 201
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM Eastern
County Health Rankings & Roadmaps
Webinar
Sep 25, 2014 Promoting and Measuring Well-Being and Health-Related Quality of Life
Time: 12:30 - 2:00 PM Eastern
Healthy People
Webinar
Sep 25, 2014 Strategies for Measuring Patient-and Family-Centered Practice and Partnerships with Patients and Families
Time: 1:00 - 2:30 PM Eastern
Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care
Webinar 301.652.0281
Sep 25, 2014 Telecom & Broadband Incentives from the Federal Rural Health Care Program
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Sponsoring organization: Solix, Inc.
Webinar Michael Tamburino
855.433.9895
solutions@solixinc.com
Sep 24 - 26, 2014 2014 14th Annual Rural Community College Alliance Conference
Conference theme: Mile-High Aspirations
Rural Community College Alliance
Prescott Resort and Conference Center
Prescott, AZ
Nancy Kilbride
603.472.4893
eventsyourway@comcast.net
Sep 24 - 26, 2014 2014 MHA Annual Convention & Trade Show
Montana Health Care Providers
Holiday Inn Grand Montana
Billings, MT
Larissa Berry
406.442.1911
Larissa@mtha.org
Sep 24 - 26, 2014 National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services Meeting
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Sioux Falls, SD
Steve Hirsch
301.443.0835
shirsch@hrsa.gov
Sep 24 - 25, 2014 2014 69th Annual NMHA Meeting
New Mexico Hospital Association
Albuquerque Embassy Suites
Albuquerque, NM
Judy Hall
505.343.0010
jhall@nmhsc.com
Sep 24 - 25, 2014 2014 Poverty Matters
Wisconsin Community Action Program Association
Radisson Paper Valley Hotel
Appleton, WI
Stephanie Mather
608.244.4422
smather@wiscap.org
Sep 24, 2014 340B Program Integrity and Contract Pharmacy Oversight
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Webinar
Sep 24, 2014 Child Development and Tractor Operation: How Children Change as They Grow Older
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Central
AgriSafe Network
Webinar
Sep 24, 2014 Low-Income Health Access Open Door Forum
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Call-in: 1.800.837.1935
Conference ID: 44448978
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Conference Call Only
Sep 24, 2014 Marketplace for Immigrant Families
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Webinar
Sep 24, 2014 Technical Assistance Webinar - Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grant Program
Time: 1:00 - 2:30 PM Eastern
Call-in: 1.888.282.9630
Passcode: 1632772
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Webinar Linda Kwon
301.594.4205
lkwon@hrsa.gov
Sep 23 - 25, 2014 Advisory Committee on Homeless Veterans Meeting
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
American GI Forum, National Outreach Program, Inc.
San Antonio, TX
Sharon Lien
202.632.8590
Sharon.Lien@va.gov
Sep 23 - 25, 2014 Advisory Committee on Women Veterans Meeting
G.V. “Sonny” Montgomery Conference Center
Washington, DC
Shannon L. Middleton
202.461.6193
00W@mail.va.gov
Sep 23 - 25, 2014 Critical Access Hospital and Rural Health Clinic Conference
Wipfli LLP
Northern Quest Resort & Casino
Spokane, WA
Sylvia Weise
715.858.6631
sweise@wipfli.com
Sep 23 - 24, 2014 ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee Meeting - A Public Forum to Discuss Proposed Changes to ICD-10
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern
Call-in: 1.877.267.1577
Meeting ID: 993 682 630
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Webinar and Conference Call
Sep 23, 2014 Food Access Strategies in Rural Communities
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Pacific
Sponsoring organization: ChangeLab Solutions
Webinar Rio Holaday
510.302.3331
rholaday@changelabsolutions.org
Sep 23, 2014 Health Assessment & Wellness Programs for Agricultural Businesses
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Central
AgriSafe Network
Webinar
Sep 23, 2014 Suicide Prevention for Alaska Native Communities
Time: 2:00 - 3:30 PM Eastern
Additional sponsoring organization: National Institute of Mental Health
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Webinar Jolearra Tshiteya
JTshiteya@seiservices.com
Sep 22, 2014 Collisions Between Motor Vehicles and Farm Equipment on U.S. Roadways
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM Central
AgriSafe Network
Webinar
Sep 22, 2014 Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grant Program - An Overview for SORHs
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern
National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
Webinar
Sep 22, 2014 What You Really Need to Know about Being a Trauma-Informed Organization
Time: 2:00 - 3:30 PM Eastern
National Council for Behavioral Health
Webinar
Sep 21 - 24, 2014 2013 Annual SE4A Training Conference
Conference theme: Embracing Aging - Oceans of Opportunities
Southeastern Association of Area Agencies on Aging
Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
Amelia Island, FL
Nina Walters
nina@streamlinedbusiness.com
Sep 20 - 23, 2014 2014 10th Annual Mobile Health Clinics Forum
Mobile Health Clinics Association
Westin Harbor Golf Resort & Convention Center
Savannah, GA
Melissa Maney
814.833.8163
mmaney.MHCA@gmail.com

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