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Workshop: Implementing an Inter-professional Culture of Mobility Across the Hospital

April 5-6, 2018 | Baltimore, MD

The workshop provides resources and support to implement the Johns Hopkins Activity and Mobility Promotion (AMP) solution within your facility. The workshop features presentations by members of the inter-professional team, including physicians, rehabilitation psychologists, therapists, nurses and administrators, who have successfully integrated mobility as a component of hospital operations, quality improvement and safety efforts. There will also be numerous opportunities for you to consult with speakers on your specific work.

A major barrier to mobility is patient engagement. The first day of our workshop focuses on the components of achieving patient-centered care by changing communication across health care teams to better interact with patients and assisting patients in making healthy choices and increasing engagement in their own care.

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Full Conference: $410 | Day 1 ONLY: $150 | Day 2 ONLY: $285

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Agenda and Speakers

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Day 1 – Patient Engagement Training (PET) | April 5, 2018

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Introduction to PET

Stephen Wegener, Ph.D.
1:30 PM - 3:30 PMPatient-centered Tools for Behavior ChangeNicole Schechter, Psy.D.
3:30 PM - 5:15 PMPatient Engagement Skills Development and PracticeStephen Wegener, Ph.D.
5:15 PM - 5:30 PMQ&AFaculty Panel

Day 2 – Implementing an Inter-professional Culture of Mobility Across the Hospital | April 6, 2018

7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

Registration and Breakfast

Carrie Price
7:45 AM - 8:00 AMWelcome and Social Media PrimerMichael Friedman, PT, MBA
8:00 AM - 8:30 AMDesigning, Conducting, & Sustaining a Quality Improvement ProjectDale Needham, M.D., Ph.D.
8:30 AM - 9:15 AMThe Evidence, Environment, and Justification to Support Investment in Developing a Mobility Program

Erik Hoyer, MD

Michael Friedman, PT, MBA
9:15 AM - 9:45 AMMethods to Assess Barriers and Sharing with the Team

Erik Hoyer, MD

Paige Schwartz, RN
9:45 AM - 10:30 AMThe Role of Nursing in Mobility – Overcoming Barriers

Paige Schwartz, RN

Mary Glover, RN

Annette Lavezza, OTR/L
10:30 AM - 10:45 AMQ&AFaculty Panel
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMBreak
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMFunctional Outcome Measure for Activity and Mobility Promotion (AMP)
Track 1

Functional Outcome Measures for AMP – Introduction

  • Reconciling Function – Tool Selection Strategy
  • Overview of AM-PAC and JH-HLM measures
  • Training the team to use AM-PAC and JH-HLM

Annette Lavezza, OTR/L

Paige Schwartz, RN
Track 2

Functional Outcome Measures for AMP – Advanced

  • Reconciling Function – Tool Selection Strategy
  • Driving clinical decisions and care planning
  • Developing daily mobility goals

Erik Hoyer, MD

Michael Friedman, PT, MBA

Lisa Klein, RN
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch Roundtables: “Ask the faculty”

  • Leveraging the EMR
  • Interprofessional Training and Education
  • Research/Quality Improvement Methods
  • Outcome Measurement Tools
  • Patient Engagement Training
  • Clinical Operations and Demonstrating Value
  • Project Management
All Faculty
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMLeveraging the Electronic Medical Record: Data Design and Reporting WorkshopKelly Daley, PT, MBA
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Implementing Activity and Mobility Promotion

  • Project Charter and Scope
  • Roles of the Team
  • Project steps

Michelle Cvach, MS

Michael Friedman, PT, MBA

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Evaluate and Engage

  • Integrating Interprofessional Communication of Function into Operations
  • Evaluate and Engage: Reinforcing Culture through Data
  • Choosing Resources Wisely to Mobilize Patients

Annette Lavezza, OTR/L

Erik Hoyer, MD

Paige Schwartz, RN

John Probasco, MD
3:30 PM - 3:45 PMQ&AFaculty Panel
3:45 PM - 4:00 PMBreak
The Home Stretch: Your Questions Answered
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMInteractive WorkshopsAll Faculty
5:00 PM - 5:30 PMWhat now? Resources and next stepsFaculty Panel
Nearby Hotels and Parking
    Lord Baltimore Hotel
  • 20 W Baltimore St., Baltimore, MD 21201
  • Valet Parking, with in-and-out privileges at $31 plus tax. Self-parking available at $15, with no in-and-out privileges.
    Admiral Fell Inn
  • 888 S Broadway, Fells Point, Baltimore, MD 21231
  • Self-parking in garages nearby.

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