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    2020 WORKSHOP DETAILS COMING SOON!

    Check Out the Workshops we provided in 2019

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    SESSION 1 WORKSHOPS

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    9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 101

     

     

    Sponsored by Cinga logo

    Do you really understand Medicare?

    This presentation will empower you with knowledge and provide answers to questions like:

    • What Medicare is?
    • How you earned this coverage?
    • What does Medicare pay for and what are your choices?

     

    Presented by: Tanya Williams Sales Manager - Field Sales Manager - North Texas/El Paso, Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage Plan

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    9:45 a.m. — 10:30 a.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 401

     

     

    Sponsored by     Care n Care Logo

    What Does It Mean To Be An Effective Healthcare Consumer?

    Taking an active role in your health is the best way to prevent disease, get the care you need and at the same time reduce your cost.

    Impact your financial and physical health in a positive way. Learn to be an educated health care consumer.

    • Know When to Go!
    • When should I call my PCP and when should I visit the Emergency Room.
    • Learn available resources and tools that you can use.
    • What does Medicare cover for me?

     

    Workshop presented by: David J. Sand MD MBA FACST,  Chief Medical Officer Care N Care Insurance Company

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    9:45 a.m. —10:30 a.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 202

     

    Sponsored by       THR logo 

    Advance Directive Planning: What You Need To Know

    • Learn about Advance Directive Planning and receive the State of Texas Directive to Physicians and Family Paperwork.
    • Recognize the importance of choosing someone you trust to speak for you if you are unable to speak for yourself.
    • Understand the importance of completing in the Advance Directive Planning paperwork and sharing it with your healthcare provide and family.

     

    Workshop presented by:
    Cheryl Mart, MSN, RN-BC, Faith Community Nurse Coordinator Texas Health Resources
    Mary Teague, M.Div., BSN, RN Faith Community Nurse Coordinator Texas Health Resources
     

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    9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 

    WORKSHOP ROOM  505

    Sponsored by           

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    charles schwab logo

     

    Fidelity logo

     

    TD Ameritrade Logo


    Matters That Could Impact Your Financial Landscape

    Join firms from North Texas Investment Services Coalition for a panel discussion focused on education information to help you feel more prepared for your life’s next steps! Topics covered will include:

    • Am I ready for retirement?
    • Cyber Security-What to watch out for
    • Estate Planning / Preparing for life events
    • Social Security  

    Come prepared to hear this educational information to help you feel more prepared for your life's next steps!

     

    Presented by: Charles Schwab, Fidelity, and TD Ameritrade. 

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    9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM  303

                                                                                    

    Sponsored by  

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    Be Stroke Smart, Know  Your Resources for Inpatient Rehab Returning Home

    Walk Away Knowing

     

    Warning Signs/Symptoms

    Rehab Recovery

    Transitioning Home

     

    Presented by: Theresa Yarbough Black  Encompass Health and Marty Rew Home Instead Senior Care

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    9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM  606

     

    Sponsored by SS Expo Logo

    Can’t Help Falling in Love; But You Can Prevent Falling in the Shower

    This session presents who may be at risk for falling, and how to prevent future falls.

    Dr. Luedtke will present real-life, practical actions you can to take lower your risk for falling.

    After the presentation, please consider visiting Dr. Camp, assisted by students from the Department of Physical Therapy at UNTHSC, at the Fall Risk Screening booth to identify who may be at risk, and make recommendations for follow-up care and activities. 

     

    Presenters: Kathleen Luedtke-Hoffmann, PT, PhD, Associate Professor; Kathlene Camp, PT, DPT, GCS, Assistant Professor. UNTHSC Department of Physical Therapy.

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    SESSION 2 WORKSHOPS

    11 a.m.—11:45 a.m. 

    WORKSHOP ROOM 101

    Sponsored by Cigna Logo

    Managing Chronic Conditions

    Participants in this session will better understand how to:

     

    • Recognize signs and symptoms
    • Know your numbers
    • Get the most out of doctor visits
    • Develop healthy habits

     

    Presenter: Julianne Griffin RN BSN

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    11 a.m. —11:45 a.m.  

    Workshop Room 401

    Sponsored by       Care n Care logo  

    How do I get the most out of my doctor visit?

    Whether it is your first visit or hundredth, by taking a few minutes to prepare for your next doctor visit you can make a difference in your appointment. Take an active role in your healthcare journey and be your own advocate.  Learn some simple steps you can do to be prepared.

     

    • What do I need to do to get ready for my doctor visit?
    • Learn available resources and tools you can use.
    • What types of questions should I be asking my doctor?

     

    Presented by:  Workshop presented by: David J. Sand MD MBA FACST,  Chief Medical Officer, Care N Care Insurance Company

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    11 a.m. — 11:45 a.m. 

    Workshop Room 202

    Sponsored by                  THR Logo

    Advance Directive Planning: What You Need To Know

    Learn about Advance Directive Planning and receive the State of Texas Directive to Physicians and Family Paperwork.

    Recognize the importance of choosing someone you trust to speak for you if you are unable to speak for yourself.

    Understand the importance of completing in the Advance Directive Planning paperwork and sharing it with your healthcare provide and family.

     

    Presented by:
    Cheryl Mart, MSN, RN-BC, Faith Community Nurse Coordinator Texas Health Resources
    Mary Teague, M.Div., BSN, RN Faith Community Nurse Coordinator Texas Health Resources

     

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    11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 505

    Sponsored by

    NTISC Logo

     

    charles schwab logo

     

     

    TD Ameritrade logo

    Matters That Could Impact Your Financial Landscape

    Join firms from North Texas Investment Services Coalition for a panel discussion focused on education information to help you feel more prepared for your life’s next steps! Topics covered will include:

    • Am I ready for retirement?
    • Cyber Security-What to watch out for
    • Estate Planning / Preparing for life events
    • Social Security  

    Come prepared to hear this educational information to help you feel more prepared for your life's next steps!

     

    Presented by: Charles Schwab, Fidelity, and TD Ameritrade. 

     

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    11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.  

    WORKSHOP ROOM 303

    Sponsored by 

     

    Be Stoke Smart, Know Your Resources for Inpatient Rehab & Returning Home

    Walk Away Knowing

     

    Warning Signs/Symptoms

    Rehab Recovery

    Transitioning Home

     

    Presented by: Theresa Yarbough Black  Encompass Health and Marty Rew Home Instead Senior Care

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    11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.  

    WORKSHOP ROOM 606

    Sponsored by SS Expo logo

    Online Safety

    Facebook considers safety its most important responsibility.

     

    Attend this workshop to learn all about Facebook’s approach to online safety and their policies.

    Walk Away Knowing and Understanding the tools, and resources Facebook provides to empower you to stay safe online.

    Presented by: Nicole Sanders-Abbott, Safety Policy Programs Manager at Facebook

     

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    GRAB YOUR LUNCH AND JOIN US

    FOR THE AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS


    SESSION 3 WORKSHOPS

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    12:15 p.m. —1 p.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 101

    Sponsored by Cigna logo

    Living Well With Depression

    • What depression looks like
    • Contributing factors (stage of life changes, loneliness, loss)
    • Coping skills (this is where the
      emphasis on maintaining quality of life will come in)
    • Treatment options for managing depression

     

    Presented by: Britni Warren, Behavioral Health Case Manage, Cigna-HealthSpring

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    12:15 p.m. —1 p.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 401

    Sponsored by      Care n Care logo

    Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia – caregivers support.

    Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia can bring a variety of unique challenges for the caregiver.  Whether you are part of a team or an individual,  your own health and well-being can be impacted. Learn about building a support system focused on you – the caregiver.

    • Learn the importance of identifying the proper diagnosis of your love one.
    • Learn the community support avenues and resources that are available for caregivers.
    • Learn about the hidden stresses for caregivers related to the disease.

     

    Presented by: David J. Sand MD MBA FACS, Chief Medical Officer - Care N Care Insurance Company
    Donald R. Smith Director, Vice President, Community Investment, United Way of Tarrant County,  Area Agency on Aging


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    12:15 p.m. — 1 p.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 202

    Sponsored by     THR logo

    Plant Slant Cooking Demonstration

    Learn how to make a budget friendly healthy snack while learning about the nutritional value.

     

    Presented by: Jeka Sisco, Integrative Nutritional Health Coach and Community Engagement Program Manager, Blue Zones Project

     

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    12:15 p.m. - 1 p.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 505

    Sponsored by    NTISC logo     

     

    charles schwab logo

     

    Fidelity logo

     

    TD Ameritrade logo

      Matters That Could Impact Your Financial Landscape

    Join firms from North Texas Investment Services Coalition for a panel discussion focused on education information to help you feel more prepared for your life’s next steps! Topics covered will include:

     

    • Am I ready for retirement?
    • Cyber Security-What to watch out for
    • Estate Planning / Preparing for life events
    • Social Security  

    Come prepared to hear this educational information to help you feel more prepared for your life's next steps!

     

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    12:15 p.m - 1 p.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 303

    Sponsored by

     

      Encompass logo

    Be Stoke Smart, Know Your Resources for Inpatient Rehab & Returning Home

    Walk Away Knowing

     

    Warning Signs/Symptoms

    Rehab Recovery

    Transitioning Home

     

    Presented by: Theresa Yarbough Black  Encompass Health and Marty Rew Home Instead Senior Care

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    12:15 p.m. - 1 p.m.

    WORKSHOP ROOM 606

    Sponsored by SS Expo logo

    ELDER FINANCIAL FRAUD PROTECTING YOURSELF - PROTECTING YOUR FAMILY

    We will cover the most current trends in defrauding seniors. 

    Using actual cases that are being handled by law enforcement.

    Learn helpful tips on how to prevent yourself and your loved ones from being victimized financially.

     

    Workshop presented by:  Lori L. Varnell, J.D., C.P.A. Chief, Elder Financial Fraud, Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney's Office

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