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UnityPoint at Home Therapy Conference: April 14 -15

Date & Time Location Registration
4/14/2018 - 9:15 AM Thompson Auditorium, UnityPoint Health-Des Moines (formerly Iowa Methodist Medical Center) 1200 Pleasant St., Des Moines, IA

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Saturday & Sunday, April 14 & 15, 2018

Thompson Auditorium, UnityPoint Health-Des Moines, IA

1200 Pleasant St., Des Moines, IA 50309

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Event Information:

As an employer of choice, we are investing in our employees’ talent and development. Valuable information, updates, and evidence-based practice related to therapy will be shared to provide the best outcome for every patient every time. Participants will have the opportunity to focus on these elements:

  • Collaborate across departments, facilities, business units, regions and outside partners.

  • Be accountable for our individual actions and our team performance.

  • Commit to the best outcomes and highest quality.

  • We work to be employers where staff want a career and patients want to have their care.

  • Create partnerships that improve care delivery in our communities.


    Learning Outcomes:

    After this conference, participants will be able to:   

  • Discuss each other's roles and perspectives in transitions of care
  • Analyze contributing factors influencing successful transitions
  • Identify simple actions to increase efficiencies and enhance patient experience between levels of care.
  • Implement principles of motivational communication with therapy goals/brief action planning.
  • Connect Motivational Interviewing skills and teach back for the non-adherent patient
  • Develop familiarity of the resources to support patients and caregivers in the community

Please contact Denise Brummond at denise.brummond@unitypoint.org with questions.