MC5 Regional Meetings – December, 2013

Visit the NEW Missouri Coalition Celebrating Care Continuum Change (MC5) website at

The Parkinson Journey:  From Diagnosis to Treatment to Cure

Free CEUs for nursing home administrators and social workers.

Location:  N.H. Scheppers Distributing Co., The Clydesdale Rm., 1306 Hathman Pl., Columbia.  RSVP to Beth at 573-443-5823 or

What I’m Really Trying to Say Is…

Strategies for Reducing Antipsychotics for the Dementia Resident, presented by Chateau Girardeau Staff Educator/MDS Coordinator Wendy Boren, RN.

Location:  Cape Girardeau Public Library, 711 N. Clark St., Cape Girardeau.

No Fear: How to Have a Body Alarm Free Home

Presented by Jaque Bershauer, LPN, and Regina Owens, RN, Missouri Veterans Home, Warrensburg.  Free CEUs – pending approval.

Location:   Methodist Church, The Celebration Center, 1701 W.  32nd, Sedalia.  RSVP to Kathy Ray-Smith at or call 1-800-748-7826, or 660-747-3107.

The Path to Culture Change

Presented by Dave Walker, LTC Leadership Coach, Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri.  Mr. Walker will present the five key domains from the Artifacts of Culture Change.  This tool can be used to create a benchmark for person-centered care in your home and can help “jump start” your journey.  A film clip from “If I had a Million” will be shown with discussion to follow.  Free CEUs for nursing home administrators and social workers – pending approval.

Location:  Livingston County Public Library, 450 Locust St., Chillicothe.  RSVP to Judy Bagley at, or 660-748-4407.