Mobile Health Clinics Association

10th Annual
MOBILE
HEALTH CLINICS
FORUM

Sept 20-23, 2014
Savannah, GA
 

Bridging the Gap Between Need and Services in the
New Healthcare
Environment

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2012 Annual Forum ~ Agenda

Saturday, Sept 22 Hilton Center City ~ Charlotte, NC
8:00am - 6:00pm
Forum Registration Desk  - 3rd Floor Piedmont Ballroom Promenade/Lobby
4:00am - 6:00pm Exhibits Open: Health Specialty Vehicles -
Motor Lobby
9:00am 3:00pm Sixth Annual Pre-Forum INTENSIVE TRAINING COURSE

9:00am - Noon

Piedmont

A Basic Guide for Mobile Program Development & Operations
 
 Faculty: George Hayes, NCPT, CRR, Manager, Mobile Medical Unit,;Scripps Health (CA)
                 James Comeaux, LCSW, COO, St. Charles Community Health Center (LA)
 Panelists:  Debi Kennedy, Community Outreach, Francine's Friends Mobile
                 Mammography,  Parkview Cancer Center (IN)
                 Jill Moss, MSN, Community Outreach, Queen of the Valley Medical Center,
                 Mobile Dental Clinic (CA)

Noon - 1:00pm 

Ardwell
BUFFET LUNCH (for ITC Registrants Only)
1:00pm - 3:00pm 

Waring

Johnson

Graham
Gwynn

Walker
Concurrent ITC Workshops  (Forum registrants welcome to attend)

A - Driver Education & Training: Gary Lewis, Managing Director,
       RV Basic Training (CA)
B - Grant Writing: Elizabeth Anne Sclater, Grants Mgr., Mary's Center for
       Maternal & Child Care (DC)
C - Program Advocacy: Phil Cronin, President, Francis, Edward & Cronin (MA)
D - Communications Technology: Jerry McLarty, PhD, Professor, LSU-Shreveport
       Health Sciences/Feist-Weiller Cancer (LA)
E - Oral Health Infection Prevention & Control Challenges: Kathy Eklund, RDH, MPH &
      Sue Dodd, RDH, OSAP (GA)
4:00pm - 6:00pm  ~ MHCA FORUM WELCOME RECEPTION ~
Motor Lobby Tour Health Specialty Vehicles
Sunday, Sept 23 Hilton Center City ~ Charlotte, NC
8:00am - 5:00pm
Forum Registration Desk - 3rd Floor Piedmont Ballroom Promenade/Lobby
11:00am - 5:00pm Forum Hospitality Lounge
Dunn
8:00am - 3:45pm Exhibits Open: Booths & Vehicle Displays
8:00am - 9:00am
Continental Breakfast
Piedmont
8:45am - 9:00am
Welcome to Charlotte ~ Opening Comments
Piedmont
9:00am - 9:15am 
Piedmont
Welcome Address ~ Peggy Valentine, EdD, Dean, School of Health Sciences,
Winston-Salem State University (NC)
 
9:15am - 10:45am 

Piedmont

OPENING GENERAL SESSION # 1
Integrating Public Health Quality and Prevention into the Mobile Health Model

Nancy Oriol, MD & Anthony Vavasis, MD
Co-Principal Investigators, The Mobile Health Map

Presentations from the HHS Mobile Clinics Convening:
Roxanne Elliott, First Health of the Carolinas (NC);
Delaney Gracy, MD, Children's Health Fund (NY);
Leo Lacayo, MD, The Health Hut (LA);
Madge Vasquez, St. David's Foundation (TX)

Guest Speaker: Peggy Honore, DHA, Director,
Public Health System, Finance, and Quality Programs
Office of Healthcare Quality, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health,
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Session Questions and Answers

11:00am - 12:30pm BREAKOUT LEARNING SESSION # 1
Piedmont





Ardwell


Graves



Graham
A - Preventive & Primary Care
      Collaboration & Direction for Improving Health Disparities
          Project HOPE, Habits for Life (NM): Nancy Brown-Connolly, RN, MSN, PhDc;
          Vision Quest Biomedical (NM): Peter Soliz, PhD, President & CEO
      Staffing a Mobile Clinic: Solutions & Best Practices
          Winston-Salem State University (NC): Sophia Bamby, MHA
B -Oral Healthcare
      Scaling a School-Based Mobile Dental Program
          St. David's Foundation (TX): Madge Vasquez, MPAff; Erica Castillo
C - All Disciplines of Care
       Policies & Procedures for Mobile Health Clinics IAll Disciplines of Care)
      
    Queen of the Valley Medical Center (CA): Maryam Mohsenzadeh, DDS;
         Jill Moss, MSN, PHN
D - Mobile Mammography
      Sharing Issues, Concerns & Solutions
         Fox Chase Cancer Center (PA): Linda Torres-Hammell;
         Francine's Friends Mobile Mammography (IN): Deborah Kennedy
12:30 - 1:45pm  BUFFET LUNCH
Piedmont Exhibit Open: Booths & Vehicle Displays
  Poster Sessions
1:45 - 3:15pm 

Piedmont

GENERAL SESSION # 2
Innovative Models of Care

Amy Biel, MPH, Heart to Heart International (KS)
Chris Petsko, MS, MHA, RCEP, CES, Director, Surgi-Center,
Mobile Health Services, Valley Health Winchester Medical Center (VA)
Kris Volcheck, DDS, MBA, Dental Director, Central Arizona Shelter Services (CASS),
Dental Clinic for the Homeless (AZ)

Moderator: Susan Finn, MSN, CPNP, Program Director, Loyola Mobile Health,
Loyola University Medical Center (IL)

Session Questions and Answers



3:15 - 3:45pm  Exhibit Open: Booths & Vehicle Displays
  Poster Sessions
3:45 - 4:45pm

Piedmont
ROUNDTABLE NETWORKING DISCUSSION #1
Preventive Care, Primary Care, Eye Care, Oral Healthcare,
Mammography, Rural Programs, Urban Programs,

Children & Youth, Homeless, Migrant Workers, Seniors, Other Minority, Veterans,

Advocacy, Marketing, Program Management, Vehicle Purchasing & Design, Telemedicine/Telehealth, Emergency Preparedness

MobileHealthMAP ~ Return on Investment
4:45pm - 5:15pm
MHCA Membership-At-Large Business Meetings
Piedmont  
5:30pm - 7:00pm  WSSU Alumni Reception
Dunn
5:30pm - 7:00pm  MHCA - North Carolina Mobile Health Clinics Coalition Reception
Pre-Function Area #2

Monday, Sept 24 Hilton Center City ~ Charlotte, NC
7:30am - 5:30pm
Forum Registration Desk -3rd Floor Piedmont Ballroom Promenade/Lobby
7:30am - 5:30pm Forum Hospitality Lounge - Dunn
8:00am - 5:30pm Exhibits Open: Booths & Vehicle Displays
8:00am - 9:00am Continental Breakfast
Piedmont
8:45am - 9:00am 
Morning Comments
Piedmont
9:00am - 10:30am

Piedmont

GENERAL SESSION # 3
Applied Ethics in Providing Continuity of Care and Avoidance of Patient Abandonment

Allen Finkelstein, DDS, CEO, Bedford Healthcare Solutions (MD)
Marisue Garganta, Director Community Health Integration,
St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center (AZ)
Melody Goodman, MS, PhD, Assistant Professor,
Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery,
Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine (MO)

Moderator: Catherine Amiot, Executive Director, Mission of Mercy (AZ)

Session Questions and Answers

10:45am - 12:15pm   BREAKOUT LEARNING SESSION #2

Piedmont






Graves







Graham



Ardwell

A - Preventive & Specialty Care
      Customizing Mobile Health Services Utilizing Community Partnerships to
      Address Multiple Health Disparities

         Northeastern U Bouve College Health Sciences (MA):
         Catherine O'Connor, MSN, ACRN;  M. Susana Medeiros, BA
      Taking Apart Your Program to Better Serve Your Patients
        St. Joseph's Advocacy Center (FL): Kate Kennedy; Penny Varner, RN
B -Specialty Care - St. Louis Children's Hospital (MO)
      Creative Strategies That Eliminate Barriers & Increase Vaccination Rates of
      Hard-to-Reach Populations

        Michelle Radomski, RN, BSN; Anyah Land
     The Role of Social Services in Mobile Units
        Becky Floyd, MSW, LCSW
  Measuring for Success: Leveraging Mobile Health Clinic Data
        Catherine Rains, MPH; Michelle Radomski, RN, BSN
C - Mammography
       Helping Each Other to Grow
      
    Fox Chase Cancer Center (PA): Linda Torres-Hammell; Francine's Friends Mobile
          Mammography (IN): Deborah Kennedy
D - Oral HealthCare
      Designing a Mobile Dentistry Program: Continuity of Care Is the Commitment
         Mary's Center for Maternal & Child Care (DC): Richard Gesker, DMD, MBA,
         Chief Dental Officer
12:15pm - 2:00pm Lunch - on your own    Tour Vehicle Displays
2:00pm - 3:30pm 
Piedmont

ROUNDTABLE NETWORKING DISCUSSIONS #2
Single Program Topics (see Discussions #1 on Sunday)
Poster Sessions
Exhibits Open: Booths & Vehicle Displays

4:30pm - 5:30pm  ~ MHCA FORUM NETWORKING RECEPTION ~
Piedmont Exhibit Booths Open
5:30pm - 7:30pm  ~ ANNUAL FORUM DINNER~
Piedmont

Keynote Speaker
Mobile Clinics: A Fresh Look at Implications for the Expanded Care Team
& Community Oriented Primary Care (COPC) in the 2012 Context
of the National Quality Strategy


Ahmed Calvo, MD,MPH, FAAFP
Chief Medical Officer and Senior Advisor,
Office of Health IT and Quality, Office of Special Health Affairs,
Office of the Administrator, Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA),
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


MHCA National Leadership Awards

Tuesday, Sept 25 Hilton Center City ~ Charlotte, NC
8:00am - Noon  Forum Registration Desk - 3rd Floor Piedmont Ballroom Promenade/Lobby
8:00am - 11:30am Forum Hospitality Lounge - Dunn
8:00am - 9:15am  Exhibit Open: Booths & Vehicle Displays
8:00am -9:15am FULL BUFFET BREAKFAST
Piedmont
9:15am - 10:45am

Piedmont

GENERAL SESSION # 4
Healthcare Reform, the ACA and the Impact on Mobile Health Clinics
Barbara DiPietro, PhD, Director of Policy,
National Health Care for the Homeless Council (MD)

Matthew Levy, MD, MPH, FAAP, Medical Director,
Georgetown KIDS Mobile Medical Clinic (DC)

Pam Silberman, JD, MPH, President & CEO,
North Carolina Institute of Medicine (NC)

Moderator: Richard Gesker, DMD, Chief Dental Officer,
Mary's Center for Maternal & Child Care (DC)

Session Questions and Answers

10:45am - 11:45am

Piedmont
CLOSING GENERAL SESSION # 5
Forum Summary:
Lessons Learned & Their Impact On the Future of Mobile Healthcare

Conference Co-Chairs and Audience Q & A
Tuesday, Sept 25  
5:00pm - 7:30pm
MHCA Board of Directors Meeting
Morehead  
7:30pm - 9:30pm
MHCA Board of Directors Dinner
Morehead  
Wednesday, Sept 26  
9:00am - Noon 
MHCA Board of Directors Meeting
Morehead