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Long Term Care Regulations and the Impact on Residents Receiving Hospice Care Teleconference

Date & Time

February 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Location

Event Details

February 28th, 2018

Speaker: Shelly Williamson, Administrator, Section for Long-Term Care Regulation

Shelly Williamson is the Administrator for the Section for Long-Term Care Regulation with the Department of Health and Senior Services. Ms. Williamson began employment with the Section in 1995 as a Facility Surveyor, became the Assistant Administrator in 2011 and the Administrator in 2017. She currently serves as a Regional Representative for the Association of Health Facility Survey Agencies which represents state survey agencies across the country. She is a graduate of the University of Central Missouri with a Master of Science in Social Gerontology.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the new long term care regulations and the impact those regulations have on residents receiving hospice care.
    Review of the new requirements for long term care facilities, specifically focusing on those requirements that impact residents receiving hospice care.
  • Review the new long term care survey process.
    Review of the new long term care survey process and the critical element pathways used to determine compliance with regulations.

The price for this Teleconference is $80.00 for members and $100.00 for non-members.
A late fee of $20.00 will apply after February 7, 2018.
Please use your Federal Medicare ID for your membership number.
No refunds but substitutions are welcome.
There will be a $10 fee for Nurses or Social Worker CE’s.
Please use your Federal Medicare Number for your membership ID number.
Registrants will receive the website link and call in information after registering.
Price is based on the use of one line per hospice.  For additional lines contact the MHPCA office or register as a separate registration.
This is an intermediate level course.
This teleconference will be recorded. If you are not able to attend on the day of the teleconference please register like you are attending and MHPCA will send you the recording.

This program provides 1.5 MO Nursing Contact Hours. This program provides 1.5 Social Worker Hours. All Social Workers must complete a post test and return to MHPCA via fax (573-635-0659) or email to crystal@missourihospice.org to receive SW CE hours. Participants from Missouri interested in credit hours should indicate on the sign in sheet from each hospice their desire to receive credit hours.  There will be an additional $10.00 per person for contact hours.  Please make checks payable to MHPCA (P.O. Box 105318, Jefferson City, MO 65110) with a copy of your sign in sheet to receive credit for participants.  All participants wanting CE credits must sign the sign in/sign out sheet, fill out an evaluation, complete a post test (Social Worker’s only) and return to MHPCA at the end of the Live Interactive Teleconference via fax (573-635-0659) or email to crystal@missourihospice.org. The certificate will be generated and sent to the contact on the sign in/out sheet via email with in 5 business days. If you have any questions or concerns please contact crystal at crystal@missourihospice.org.


Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.  

“Missouri Hospice and Palliative Care Association, #1359, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Missouri Hospice and Palliative Care Association maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 2/28/2017 – 2/28/2020. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
Social workers participating in this course will receive __1.5__ continuing education clock hours.”