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2022 BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP
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2022 BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP
Join Now/ Renew
2022 BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP
Join Now/ Renew
If paying by check, please complete the online renewal process,
and print the auto-generated invoice to send with check.
Please have payments made by January 14, 2022, no later than January 31, 2022
print Business Member Benefits sheet
Business Member Benefits
Listing Name & logo in online Business Directory
Invitation to attend Member Meetings
Introduction at Member Meeting for new Members
Discount Member Pricing at Association Events
Receipt of AzLA Member Updates
Receipt of RFP to present at Annual Conference
Priority opportunity for 2021 Expo booth
Attendance at AzLA State Night Out – After Dinner Party
Special recognition in marketing materials
Annual Conference/Trade Show: either 2 complimentary conference registrations, OR, 1 complimentary premium expo/trade show booth, OR, 1 Conference Sponsorship of <$2000
Special recognition at Conference & Trade Show (Silver & Gold Sponsor Booth Marker)
Posting of your company’s whitepaper on AzLA website
Electronic mailing list once per year (includes emails)
Website recognition with name & logo
Opportunity to post press releases on website
Opportunity to attend Member Forums
Opportunity to advertise on AzLA YouTube Channel
JOIN MEMBERSHIP TODAY!
Caregiver Training School
Arizona LeadingAge is offering the student's that complete the Arizona LeadingAge Caregiver Training School but did not successfully pass the first time or were unable to take the exam the opportunity to re-test up two additional times.
The cost of the re-test is $65 and covers the testing fee only. The price is the same for Members, Non-Members, and Students.
Determined individually by each applicant.
*Must have completed the Arizona LeadingAge Training School if you are testing to become a Certified Caregiver*
No Refunds for this event.
The Proficient Infection Preventionist
In Partnership with
Proactive Medical Review
This 12 month webinar series emphasizes skill building for the Post-Acute Care Infection Preventionist with a focus on establishing and managing an effective IPC program in the SNF/LTC/AL setting. This series will provide a framework for supporting the Infection Preventionist with solid systems for sustained infection control, resources for compliant surveillance, data collection and outbreak management, and guidance for managing evolving regulatory requirements through a monthly remote learning group with other Infection Preventionists nationwide.
MEET THE PRESENTER
10:30AM - 11:30AM Arizona Time
TRANSFERS, CANCELLATIONS, & NO-SHOWS:
This Series is in Partnership with:
Fall Prevention & Recovery Program
The Arizona LeadingAge Fall Prevention & Training Program was built to provide comprehensive and ongoing education to aging services providers. In 2021, the Arizona State Legislature passed SB1373 requiring nursing care institutions to provide a training program to ALL staff regarding fall prevention and fall recovery. The regulation includes initial and continued competency trainings.
Each module presents a deep-dive into fall prevention, specific department approaches to fall prevention, and fall recovery through powerpoints, resources, and a quiz. To be in compliance with state regulations each module includes competency tests for staff.
After completion of the following modules with a quiz score at or greater than 75% with no more than two attempts an individual is eligible to attempt the final exam to receive a certificates
To receive a certificate an individual MUST score 75% or better with one attempt.
Target Audience: Executive Directors, Administrators, Nurse Leaders, Assisted Living Managers, Program Managers, Lead Caregivers.
Members: $200/Non-Members: $300
Licensed Residential Homes Members: $75
Licensed Residential Homes: $100
Adult Day Members: $75/ Adult Day Non-Members: $100
Arizona LeadingAge Educational Headquarters
**SPECIAL FOR THE FIRST 60 DAYS**
If you purchase the program, you will receive an eligible code for 15% future fall-related educational sessions held by Arizona LeadingAge.
SNF Compliance Pro Primer
This 6-week webinar series begins November 2022 and will focus on skill building for serving effectively as the facility Compliance Officer or compliance program contact/liaison with a focus on establishing an effective Compliance Program. Topics will move beyond program basics to include guidance on driving a robust compliance & ethics program in the SNF/LTC/AL setting.
Training will address:
9:30AM - 10:30AM Arizona Time
10:30AM - 11:30AM Arizona Time (After Daylight Savings)
Policy and Government Affairs Committee (PGA)
Second Friday of Each Month
or rescheduled as needed
Zoom meeting invitation will be sent to all members
registered for this meeting
(Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need help with registration.)
OPEN TO PROVIDER MEMBERS ONLY
at the Phoenix Zoo
November 23, 2022 ~ January 15, 2023
Wednesday thru Sundays
5:30 p.m – 10:30 p.m.
TICKETS ARE $28 per ticket
Zoolights Regular Price is $35.00 per ticket at the Gate
TICKETS CAN BE PICKED UP AT OUR OFFICE OR WE WILL MAIL THEM TO YOU.
3877 N. 7TH STREET, SUITE 280
PHOENIX, AZ 85014
The Valley’s most anticipated holiday tradition:
ZooLights at the Phoenix Zoo!
Presented by SRP, is back with millions of twinkling lights, dazzling animal sculptures and Wildlife Lantern Safari, featuring 66 creatures ~ Polar Bears, Mammoths, Peacocks and more all aglow.
Preprinted non-refundable ticket to be used for admission to Zoolights. Valid during regular ZooLights season dates, November 23- January 15, 2023. Cannot be used for daytime or special event entry. Void at end of current season.
They do not need a ticket for entry.
Please allow a few days to put order in. We will reach out to you when your tickets are in. You can pick them up at OUR office or we can mail them.
3877 N 7th Street Suite 280
Phoenix, AZ 85014
ORDER TICKETS NOW!
Behavioral Health Residential Facility (BHRF)
Second Friday Every Month
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
(Day/time subject to change as needed)
Please register and the Zoom meeting link will be emailed to you. If you are already on the distribution list, no need to register again.
(Email email@example.com if you need help with registration)
Discuss the definition of a "treatment room" and decide if AzLA needs to take action on legislation, regulatory changes or education to ensure all parties (DHS, Behavioral Health, surveyors) are in agreement on the definition. Other topics affecting BHRF Home Providers can be brought up for discussion as well.
Assisted Living Manager
Arizona LeadingAge is offering the full 40-hour Assisted Living Manager Training Program. Classes are scheduled from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day. Successful students will then be able to complete their application to the NCIA Board for their license and take the Arizona Assisted Living Manager Exam for state certification.
Pre-requisite for the Assisted Living Manager Training program is to have a valid form of ID, a copy of your Social Security card, an Arizona Caregiver Certificate obtained after August 2013 (unless you are licensed in Arizona as an MD, DO, RN, LPN, or Arizona Nursing Care Institution Administrator), a valid fingerprint clearance card, and a CPR/First Aid Card.
Assisted Living Manager Training Program Structure
*Applications will be processed Monday - Friday 9 AM - 3 PM*
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Each Day
3877 N. 7th St. Suite 280
Phoenix, AZ 85014
Space is limited so make sure to sign up TODAY!
Presenter: Toni Horton LNHA, ALM
Guarantee your spot and register now!
- SNF Compliance-Pro Primer -
Compliance Core Activities:
Reporting & Investigations
December 8, 2022
1 NCIA CEU Available
ABOUT THE WEBINAR:
This session addresses core activities of an effective compliance and ethics program in the SNF/LTC/AL setting including best practices for meeting standards related to implementing and publicizing a reporting system that allows anonymous reporting of violations without fear of retribution, processes for ensuring the integrity of reported data and for responding with reasonable steps to address potential issues including conducting investigations. Examples of “hotline” systems and a sample investigation pathway with reporting will be reviewed. Discussion will include ensuring consistent enforcement of standards through appropriate disciplinary procedures and using insights gained from substantiated problems to improve future compliance.
At the conclusion of this session, the individual will be able:
CANCELLATIONS & NO-SHOWS
Webinar Link will be sent to those Registered.
(Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need help with registration)
Board Oversight, QAPI Integration, & Recordkeeping
December 15, 2022
This session reviews key operational processes for facilitating compliance program targets of preventing and detecting violations of laws/regulations, fraud and abuse, and integrating systems to promote quality care. Strategies to ensure sufficient resources and appropriate authority are granted to the compliance program and leadership, and that sufficient program oversight is provided by high level personnel will be covered. Recommendations for structuring board education, communication and reporting will be discussed. Oversight responsibilities of the governing body will be included, as well as a review of common examples of where providers tend to go wrong. Operational considerations for other key requirements including: integration of compliance and ethics program activities with those of the QAPI program; guidance on conducting an annual review of the program to ensure the facility is responding appropriately to regulatory and other changes, mandatory requirements for organizations with 5 or more facilities, and program record keeping considerations.
- The Proficient Infection Preventionist -
Astute Survey Preparedness & Application of Infection Control Regulatory Requirements
December 20, 2022
1 NAB CEU Available
This final session of The Proficient Infection Preventionist Series emphasizes skill building for the Post-Acute Care Infection Preventionist with a focus on establishing and managing an effective IPC program in the SNF/LTC/AL setting. This session will discuss IP's role in survey preparedness and prevention of common infection control citations.
5-Star Work Plans A to Z
This 6 week series examines the three domains of the CMS 5-Star Quality Rating System: Health Inspections, Staffing and Quality Measures including how the rating is calculated and analyzing facility data with a focus on developing a work plan to improve or maintain 5-Star Status. Common obstacles to 5-Star status will be discussed with tips and strategies for advancing facility performance.
- 5-Star Work Plans A to Z -
5-Star Overview &
Health Inspection Domain
January 18, 2023
5-Star Staffing Rating
January 25, 2023
- Fall Prevention & Recovery -
Fall Risk & Prevention:
A Pharmacist's Perspective
3 NCIA CEU Available
Join Arizona LeadingAge and Saliba’s Pharmacy for this informative medication refresher course. This course discusses fall risk and prevention for healthcare professionals. This course addresses incidence/frequency of falls in the United States, social, environmental, and medical risk factors that increase the likelihood of falls, and identify medical conditions and medications that can increase risk of falls. We’ll discuss measures that can be implemented in all settings that can be taken to help prevent falls
Further information will be sent to those Registered.
In partnership with Saliba's Extended Care Pharmacy
Quality Measure Domain
February 1, 2023
Bridge Program /
Medication Management Training
February 8 - 9, 2023
Arizona LeadingAge and PharmcareUSA
Arizona LeadingAge, in partnership with PharmcareUSA, is offering a 16 hour medicine management caregiver bridge training program on February 8 -9, Wednesday and Thursday. Classes are scheduled from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day.
Successful students will then be able to take the Arizona Caregiver Exam for state certification.
FIRST CLASS: WEDNESDAY, February 8, 2023
SECOND CLASS: THURSDAY, February 9, 2023
*Must have a CNA, LNA, or DCW certificate if you are testing to become a Certified Caregiver*
Presenters: Representatives from PharmcareUSA
February 8, 2023
February 15, 2023
February 22, 2023
August 23 - 24, 2023
Arizona LeadingAge, in partnership with PharmcareUSA, is offering a 16 hour medicine management caregiver bridge training program on August 23 - 24, Wednesday and Thursday. Classes are scheduled from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day.
FIRST CLASS: WEDNESDAY, August 23, 2023
SECOND CLASS: THURSDAY, August 24, 2023
3877 N. 7th St. Suite 240