Public Speaking

Special Projects

    Faculty Associate for Arizona State University School of Social Work, Course Development “Professionalism in Social Work” Spring 2016 and Fall 2017

    Co-author of chapter titled Palliative Care in Nursing Homes in Conversations in Palliative Care: Questions and Answers with the Experts, 4th edition to be published in 2017.

    Contributor to Managing the Long-Term Care Facility, Practical Approaches to Providing Quality Care by Rebecca Perley. Published 2016. Authored:

      • Chapter 12 Resident-centered Clinical Operations
      • Chapter 13 Facility-centered Clinical Operations
      • Chapter 14 Facility Operations and Performance Improvement
        • Data Management, pages 443-453

    Mercedes Bern-Klug, Robert Connolly, Deirdre Downes, Colleen Galambos, Nancy Kusmaul, Rosalie Kane, Paige Hector & Elise Beaulieu (2016): Responding to the 2015 CMS Proposed Rules Changes for LTC Facilities: A Call to Redouble Efforts to Prepare Students and Practitioners for Nursing Homes, Journal of Gerontological Social Work, DOI: 10.1080/01634372.2016.1157116.

    Arizona Long Term Care Social Work Task Force
                Facilitator of monthly conference calls throughout Arizona  
    Emcee for social work conference, Phoenix, Arizona December 2016
                Emcee for social work conference, Phoenix, Arizona December 1, 2015

    Arizona Geriatrics Society
    Emcee for Spring Conference “Partners in Care: Empowering Older Adults Through Collaborative Team Care” April 15, 2016

    Emcee for Spring Conference “Fostering Mental Wellness in Older Adults” April 16, 2014

    Panel discussion participant on end-of-life issues and advance care planning following the Screening of Passing-On, a PBS Documentary
    February 12, 2016, Tucson, Arizona

    Assisted Davis Balestracci in preparing the second edition of Data Sanity: A Quantum Leap to Unprecedented Results
                Editorial and content guidance

    End of Life Care Coalition of Arizona
                Member and Educator

    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
    Case Management and Social Work Department Analysis Project – April 2012
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Care Center
    Operational Analysis Project – December 2011
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
    Safety and Quality Analysis and Medical Center Leadership – April 2011
Webinars
  • October 27, 2016 “Developing Care Plans: Resident-Centered & On Target” Oregon Health Care Association
  • January 15, 2016 “Achieving Success with Challenging Residents and Families” Oregon Health Care Association
  • January 14, 2016 “Data Sanity: How to Use Statistics and Not Go Insane”, Great Plains Quality Innovation Network (serving Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota & South Dakota)
  • January 13, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” United Healthcare Community Plan, Statewide Webinar for Case Managers (200+ attendees), Arizona
  • July 8, 2015 “Your Life Your Choices, An Approach to Advance Care Planning”, Social Work Long-Term Care Research Network
  • June 10, 2015 “Achieving Cultural Competence for the Younger Adult – Part II”, Social Work Long-Term Care Research Network
  • May 5, 2015 “Achieving Cultural Competence for the Younger Adult – Part I”, Social Work Long-Term Care Research Network
  • October 21, 2014 “Communicating with Families: Addressing Perceptions, Managing Risk & Documenting Outcomes” Social Work Long-Term Care Research Network
  • February 12, 2014 “Grievances – Accepting and Managing Complaints in the Nursing Home” TIS Insurance Services, Inc.
  • August 27, 2013 “Psychosocial Documentation: Guidelines and Case Examples to Improve Social Work Care and Risk Management”, Social Work Long-Term Care Research Network
  • January 16, 2013 “Psychosocial Assessment: Impacting Care Planning and Intervention” Social Work Long-Term Care Research Network
  • October 17, 2012 “The Nursing Home Social Worker” Social Work Long-Term Care Research Network
  • February 28, 2012 “Social Work Staff and Risk Management PART II” Webinar on behalf of TIS Insurance Services, Inc.
  • February 21, 2012 “Social Work Staff and Risk Management PART I” Webinar on behalf of TIS Insurance Services, Inc.
Invited Lectures - Outside Arizona
  • September 26, 2016. Take a Seat for Stand-Up: Transforming the Dreaded Morning Meeting. Grievances, Accepting and Managing Complaints in the Nursing Home. Operationalizing Behavioral Care. Data Sanity: How To Use Statistics and Not Go Insane. Iowa Health Care Association Annual Convention, Des Moines, Iowa.
  • June 2 and 3, 2016. Harnessing the Power of Data to Improve Care and Organization Success and Tired of Blaming and Complaining? One Simple Solution. 2016 Hospice Works Forum, Orlando, Florida.
  • May 6, 2016. Facility and Staff Culture: Achieving Interdisciplinary Communication. Great Plains Quality Summit, Wichita, Kansas.
  • April 5, 2016. Information Sharing: What When and How to Communicate with Families and Psychosocial Well -Being: Empowering Social Workers & Impacting Residents’ Lives. Montana Health Care Association Annual Meeting, Bozeman, Montana
  • September 30, 2015. Data Sanity: How To Use Statistics and Not Go Insane, Ethical Considerations When Adults Decline Care, Defensive Documentation, Take a Seat for Stand-up: Transforming the Dreaded Morning Meeting. Nebraska Health Care Association Fall Convention, LaVista, Nebraska
  • September 28, 2015. Achieving Cultural Competence for the Younger Adult; Grievances? Complaints? Not In MY Facility;, Ethical Considerations When Adults Decline Care. Iowa Health Care Association Convention, Des Moines, Iowa
  • September 23, 2015. Ethical Considerations When Adults Decline Care, Grievances – Accepting and Managing Complaints in the Nursing Home, and Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues. South Carolina Health Care Association Social Work Conference, Columbus, South Carolina
  • September 15, 2015. Achieving Cultural Competence for the Younger Adult Oregon Health Care Association Annual Convention and Trade Show, Portland, Oregon
  • August 25 and 26, 2015. Care Plans: Resident Centered & On Target, Ethical Considerations When Adults Decline Care, and Take a Seat for Stand-up: Transforming the Dreaded Morning Meeting. Colorado Health Care Association, Pueblo and Denver, Colorado
  • December 8, 2014. Data Sanity: Leadership Catalyst for Transformation. Preconference Minicourse at Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) 26th Annual National Forum, Orlando, Florida
  • July 21 and 22, 2014. Care Plans: From Scary to Simple; Achieving Success with Challenging Residents and Families; Cultural Competence: Working with Young Adults in Long Term Care; Documentation: Managing Risk and Demonstrating Competence; Ethical Considerations When Adults Refuse Care in the Health Care Setting: Achieving Better Outcomes and Protecting Yourself. Georgia Health Care Association, Young Harris, Georgia
  • October 23 and 24, 2013. Interdisciplinary Communication, Facility and Staff Culture, Evolution of the Stand-up Meeting, Operationalization of the Critical Elements of Care, Comprehensive Care Plans and the Quality Indicator Survey Process. Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee
  • September 24 and 25, 2013. Two day conference for social workers and activity directors. Topics: Documentation, Care Planning, Difficult Families, Cultural Competence in Working with Young Adults in Long-Term Care, Quality Indicator Survey Process and Advance Care Planning and Revised F309 Quality of Life. Columbia, South Carolina
  • February 26, 2013 “Defensive Documentation: Going on the Offense” West Virginia Health Care Association Legislative Conference, Charleston, West Virginia
  • November 1, 2012 “From Psychosocial Assessments to Defensive Documentation: The Role of the Long-Term Care Social Worker in Achieving Resident-Centered Outcomes”Maine Health Care Association, Augusta, Maine
  • August 21, 2012 “Tackling QIS Achieving Successful Outcomes” Tennessee Health Care Association Annual Conference, Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • September 13, 2012 “Defensive Documentation: Going on the Offense” and “Care Plans: From Scary to Simple” Ohio Health Care Association Social Work Conference, Columbus, Ohio
Invited Lectures - Arizona
  • December 1, 2016 “Understanding the Psychosocial Needs for the Resident with Bariatric Considerations” Arizona Social Work Long Term Care Task Force Annual Conference,
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • November 7, 2016 “Defensive Documentation: Managing Risk & Demonstrating Competence” Arizona State University, School of Social Work, Tucson, Arizona
  • November 4, 2016 “Defensive Documentation: Managing Risk & Demonstrating Competence” Arizona State University, School of Social Work, Phoenix, Arizona
  • October 28, 2016 “Filling in the Potholes on the End of Life Journey” Blue Cross Blue Shield, Phoenix, Arizona
  • September 9, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Choices” Jewish Family and Children’s Services, Tucson, Arizona
  • August 26, 2016 “Cultural Competency in End of Life Care” and “ Ethics in End of Life Care” National Association of Social Workers Arizona Chapter, Tucson, Arizona
  • July 27, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Choices” Arizona Connected Care, Tucson, Arizona
  • July 12, 2016 “Filling in the Potholes on the End of Life Journey” Tucson, Arizona
  • June 28, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Mountain View Retirement Village, Tucson, Arizona
  • June 24, 2016 “Cultural Competency in End of Life Care” and “ Ethics in End of Life Care” National Association of Social Workers Arizona Chapter, Phoenix, Arizona
  • May 23, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Choices” Casas Adobes Post-Acute Rehabilitation Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 25, 2016 “Taking Charge of Decision Making for End of Life Care” Arizona Public Media, End of Life Care Coalition in collaboration with the Community Foundation of Southern Arizona and the Sharon Kent Endowment. Tucson, Arizona
  • April 19, 2016 “Cultural Competency in End-of-Life Health Care” Southwest Folklife Alliance Multicultural Practices in Grief & End of Life Program, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 16, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Lend a Hand Neighborhood Program, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 15, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Arizona Geriatrics Society Spring Conference, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 11, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Casas Adobes Congregational United Church of Christ, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 8, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Interfaith Community Services Annual Conference, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 7, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Southwest Kidney Institute Quarterly Provider Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona
  • April 7, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Arizona Public Media and Pima Council on Aging, Green Valley, Arizona
  • February 8, 2016 “In the Face of Loss: How to Be Present” Casas Adobes Congregational United Church of Christ, Tucson, Arizona
  • January 19, 2016 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Our Family Services – Senior Companions Program, Tucson, Arizona
  • December 9, 2015 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” End-of-Life Coalition, Community Presentation, Tucson, Arizona
  • December 7-8, 2015 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Southwest Kidney Institute, Phoenix, Arizona
  • October 22, 2015 “Understanding the Psychosocial Needs of the Bariatric Resident”, Arizona Health Care Association, Phoenix, Arizona
  • October 9, 2015 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Arizona State University School of Social Work, Phoenix, Arizona
  • September 25, 2015 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” United Healthcare Case Managers, Tucson, Arizona
  • May 19, 2015 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues”, Caregiver Forum with Arizona Geriatrics Society and the Area Agency on Aging, Region One, Phoenix, Arizona
  • May 7, 2015 “Defensive Documentation: Managing Risk and Demonstrating Competence,” “Abuse and Neglect in the Long-Term Care Setting”, “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues”, University of Arizona Medical School Fellow, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 15, 2015 “Your Life Your Choice: Straight Talk About Tough Issues”, United Health Care, Tucson, Arizona
  • March 12, 2014 Achieving Success with Challenging Residents”, Defensive Documentation: Managing Risk and Demonstrating Competence,” and Ethical Considerations When Adults Decline Care”, University of Arizona Medical School Fellow, Tucson, Arizona
  • February 19, 2015 “Your Life, Your Choices” El Rio Community Health Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • January 28 and 29, 2015 “Your Life, Your Choices” Arizona Connected Care (Tucson-based Accountable Care Organization), Tucson, Arizona
  • December 6 and 7, 2014 “Data Sanity: Using Statistics Without Going Insane” and “Stand-up Meeting: Manage Risk & Reduce Deficiencies” American College of Health Care Administrators Winter Marketplace, Chandler, Arizona
  • December 1, 2014 “Difficult Discharges: Panel Presentation” and “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Social Work in Long Term Care Annual Conference, Tempe, Arizona
  • November 7, 2014 “Defensive Documentation: Managing Risk & Demonstrating Competence” Guest Lecture Arizona State University School of Social Work, Phoenix, Arizona
  • October 1 and 2, 2014 “Your Life Your Choices: Straight Talk About Tough Issues” Learning Tree University at Royal Oaks, Sun City, Arizona
  • August 21, 2014 “Empowering the Administrator for Success: Tools & Resources to Build an Excellent Social Work Department” Arizona Health Care Association Annual Conference, Phoenix, Arizona
  • March 12, 2014 “Defensive Documentation Part II: Case Review and Utilizing Strategies”John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona
  • January 8, 2014 “Defensive Documentation: Managing Risk & Demonstrating Competence” John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona
  • December 3, 2013 “Care Plans: Patient-Centered & On Target” and “Psychosocial Assessments: Impacting Quality of Life” Arizona Health Care Association and LeadingAge Arizona Social Work Conference, Phoenix, Arizona
  • November 8 and 9, 2013 Panel Discussions “Guiding Principles for the Care of Older Adults with Multimorbidity” and “What To Do When a Patient Refuses Care: How to Achieve Better Outcomes and Protect Yourself” Arizona Geriatrics Society 25th Annual Fall Symposium, Phoenix, Arizona
  • October 4, 2013 “Defensive Documentation” Western Region Geriatric Care Management Annual Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • September 20, 2013 “Achieving Cultural Competence for the Younger Adult in the Long-Term Care Setting” and “Ethical Considerations When Adults Refuse Care in the Health Care Setting: Achieving Better Outcomes and Protecting Yourself” National Association of Social Workers, Arizona Chapter Conference, Phoenix, Arizona
  • August 20, 2013 “Data Sanity, How To Use Statistics & Not Go Insane!” Scottsdale, Arizona
  • July 23, 2013 “Data Sanity, How To Use Statistics & Not Go Insane!” Arizona Health Care Association, Tucson, Arizona
  • May 3, 2013 Palliative Medicine, Hospice and End-of-Life Care” Evercare Select, Medicaid Case Managers, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 3, 2012 Due Diligence Upon Admission: The Social Worker’s Role Arizona Health Care Association, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • November 7, 2012 Advance Directives in the Hospital Setting Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • October 25, 2012 Defensive Documentation: Going on the Offense Part II Mi Casa Nursing Center, Mesa, Arizona
  • October 24, 2012 “Defensive Documentation: Going on the Offense Part I Mi Casa Nursing Center, Mesa, Arizona
  • October 9, 2012 “Defensive Documentation: Going on the Offense Part II” Santé of Chandler, Chandler, Arizona
  • September 19, 2012 “Defensive Documentation: Going on the Offense Part I” Santé of Chandler, Chandler, Arizona
  • August 16, 2012 Participated in panel discussion/presentation on abuse and neglect, Spotlight Senior Services, Tucson, Arizona
  • August 14, 2012 “Abuse and Neglect” Santé of Chandler, Chandler, Arizona
  • August 1, 2012 “Defensive Documentation” Santé of Mesa, Mesa, Arizona
  • July 12, 2012 “Palliative Medicine, Hospice and End-of-Life” Santé of Mesa, Mesa, Arizona
  • June 19, 2012 “Advance Directives” Santé of Mesa, Mesa, Arizona
  • April 25, 2012 “Defensive Documentation in the Hospital Setting” Santé of Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • April 25, 2012 “Defensive Documentation in the Hospital Setting” St. Joseph’s Hospital Phoenix, Arizona
  • December 6, 2011 “Psychosocial Assessments” and “Defensive Documentation” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • October 20, 2011 “Achieving Success with Challenging Families and Residents”, Activities Professionals Annual Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • October 19, 2011 “Tackling QIS” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • September 29, 2011 Sexual Intimacy vs. Sexual AssaultNorthern Arizona Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging Annual Elder Issues Conference, Flagstaff, Arizona
  • September 20, 2011 Advance Directives Banner Boswell Medical Center, Sun City, Arizona
  • September 13 and 14, 2011 “The Role of the Medical Social Worker in Long-Term Care C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • September 9, 2011 American Association for Long-Term Care Nursing (AALTCN)  Recognizing and Reducing Legal Risks and Sit Down for Stand-up
  • July 12, 2011 Directed Inservice, Yuma, Arizona
  • June 30, 2011 Documentation Mercy Care Plan (200 case managers), Phoenix, Arizona
  • June 14, 2011 Abuse and Neglect and Resident Rights Assisted Living Federation of Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona
  • May 24 and 25, 2011, “The Role of the Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting”
    C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • April 12, 2011 Directed Inservice “Critical Thinking, Critical Elements and Documentation”, Prescott, Arizona
  • February 3, 2011 Directed Inservice “Resident Rights, Abuse and Neglect, Psychosocial Well-Being”, Phoenix, Arizona
  • January 25 and 26, 2011 “The Role of the Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting”C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • December 8, 2010 Directed Inservice “F323 Accidents and Supervision” Tucson, Arizona
  • November 4, 2010 “Achieving Success with Challenging Resident and Families”
    La Canada Care Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • October 21, 2010 “Achieving Success with Challenging Residents and Families”
    Activity Professionals Annual Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • October 9, 2010 “Documentation for Occupational Practitioners” Occupational Practitioners Annual Symposium, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • September 24, 2010  “Achieving Success with Challenging Residents and Families” Activity Professionals Conference, Tucson, Arizona
  • September 21 and 22, 2010 “The Role of the Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • August 25, 2010 “Enhancing the Role of the Social Worker and Care Transitions” Arizona Health Care Association Annual Conference, Phoenix, Arizona
  • July 28, 2010 “Quality Indicator Survey Process” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • July 23, 2010 “Abuse and Neglect” Mountain View Retirement Village, Tucson, Arizona
  • July 8, 2010 Directed Inservice “F323 Accidents and Supervision” Phoenix, Arizona
  • June 16 and 17, 2010 “Quality Indicator Survey Process”, Hacienda HealthCare, Phoenix, Arizona
  • May 28, 2010 Directed Inservice “F323 Accidents and Supervision” Tucson, Arizona
  • May 18, 2010 Directed Inservice “Abuse and Neglect: The Impact of Federal and State Laws and Our Role in the Facility” Arizona
  • February 16 and 17, 2010 “The Role of the Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • February 9, 2010 “Advance Directives: The Role of the Hospital Medical Provider” VA Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • January 19, 2010 “Operationalizing Behavioral Care in the Long-Term Care Setting” Arizona Health Care Association, Phoenix, Arizona
  • January 11, 2010 “Discharge Planning and Admissions in the Skilled Nursing Facility” Banner Thunderbird Hospital, Glendale, Arizona
  • October 22, 2009 “The Activity Director: Establishing Value and Impacting Positive Resident Outcomes” National Association of Activity Professionals, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • September 14, 2009 “Advance Directives and the Role of the Social Worker” Arizona State University School of Social Work, Phoenix, Arizona
  • September 9, 2009 “Documentation and the Role of the Social Worker in Long-Term Care” Aging Services of Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona
  • September 8, 2009 “Psychosocial Assessments: Impacting Quality of Life” and “Documentation and the Role of the Social Worker in Long-Term Care” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • August 26, 2009 “Role of the Social Worker and F309 Quality of Life” Arizona Health Care Association Annual Conference, Glendale, Arizona
  • in the Long-Term Care Setting” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • June 27, 2009 “Advance Directives for Family Members” Thornydale Family Church, Tucson, Arizona
  • June 17, 2009 “Advance Directives” St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • June 2, 2009 “Psychosocial Assessments: Impacting Quality of Life” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • May 26, 2009 “Documentation and the Role of the Social Worker in Long-Term Care” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • May 3, 2009 “Advance Directives in the Family Medicine Setting” Arizona Academy of Family Physicians Annual Conference, Tucson, Arizona
  • March 18, 2009 “The Role of the Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • February 12, 2009 “Advance Directives” to University of Arizona Geriatric Fellows and Residents and staff at La Canada Care Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • October 29, 2008 “Advance Directives” St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • October 1, 2008 “The Role of the Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting” C.A.R.E.S. Training Center, Phoenix, Arizona
  • August 20, 2008 “Advance Directives” Mountain View Retirement Village, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 24, 2008 “Advance Directives” Heartland Hospice, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 15, 2008 “Advance Directives for Students” Salpointe Catholic High School, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 12, 2008 “Advance Directives in the Family Medicine Setting” Arizona Academy of Family Physicians Annual Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • March 24, 2008 “Advance Directives” Carestone at River Centre Assisted Living, Tucson, Arizona
  • February 21, 2008 “The Life of a Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting” Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG), Phoenix, Arizona
  • November 30, 2007 “Advance Directives” St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • August 8, 2007 “Advance Directives” St. Mary’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • May 16, 2007 “Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life Care” St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 20, 2007 “The Life of a Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting” TLC HealthCare™ Companies, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 19, 2007 “The Life of a Social Worker in the Long-Term Care Setting” Arizona Grand Ballroom, Phoenix, Arizona
  • February 2, 2007 “Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life Care” St. Mary’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • January 18, 2007 “Pain & Palliative Medicine in the Acute Care Setting” Tucson Heart Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • January 3, 2007 “Advance Directives in the Skilled Nursing Facility” Life Care Center of Tucson
  • December 20, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” Northwest Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • December 18, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine in the Acute Care Hospital” Tucson Heart Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • December 6, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” Northwest Medical Center,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • November 22, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” Northwest Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • November 14, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and Spirituality” Tucson Chaplain’s Association, Tucson, Arizona
  • November 8, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life”  Northwest Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • October 11, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” Northwest Medical Center,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • October 5, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine in the Acute Care Hospital” Kino Hospital,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • October 3, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and Hospice” Evercare Hospice, Tucson, Arizona
  • September 13, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life”  Northwest Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • September 12, 2006 “Affirming Life Series” Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • September 11, 2006 “Affirming Life Series” Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • August 16, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” Northwest Medical Center,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • February 28, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” Northwest Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • July 12, 2006 “The Importance of Advance Directives” Mountain View Retirement Village,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • August 5, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine in the Assisted Living Facility” Cypress Court at Tucson, Tucson, Arizona
  • June 30, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • June 28, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine in the Acute Care Burn Unit” Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • May 10, 2006 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” Northwest Medical Center,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • August 1, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” for RN Graduates, Northwest Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • July 21, 2005 “Pain and Palliative Medicine in the Primary Clinic Setting” TLC Medical Group – Oro Valley, Tucson, Arizona
  • July 12, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine for the Home Health Patient” Intrepid USA Healthcare Services, Tucson, Arizona
  • June 8, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine in the Skilled Nursing Facility” La Rosa at Santa Catalina Villas, Tucson, Arizona
  • May 9, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine for the Radiation & Oncology Patient” Southwestern Radiation Oncology Ltd, Tucson, Arizona
  • May 3, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and Hospice” Valor Hospicecare, Tucson, Arizona
  • April 19, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine in the Community” St. Andrews Presbyterian,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • April 19, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and Hospice” VistaCare Hospice, Tucson, Arizona
  • February 23, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine in the Acute Care Hospital” Northwest Medical Center – Oro Valley, Tucson, Arizona
  • February 17, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine for the Home Health Patient” Nursefinders Home Care, Tucson, Arizona
  • October 8, 2004 “Palliative Medicine and the Pulmonary Patient” Catalina Chest Clinic,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • January 31, 2005 “Pain & Palliative Medicine and End-of-Life” for RN graduates - Northwest Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona
  • August 27, 2004 “Palliative Medicine in the Hospital Setting” Northwest Medical Center,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • August 11, 2004 “Palliative Medicine for the Cardiac Patient” Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Tucson, Arizona
  • July 21, 2004 “Palliative Medicine and the Rehab Patient” Northwest Medical Center,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • July 14, 2004 “Medicare and the Prospective Payment System (PPS)” La Posada Health Care Center, Green Valley, Arizona
  • July 9, 2004 “Palliative Medicine in the Hospital Setting” Northwest Medical Center,
    Tucson, Arizona
  • July 7, 2004 “Palliative Medicine for the Oncology Patient” Cancer Support Group - Oro Valley Library, Tucson, Arizona
  • June 21, 2004 “Palliative Medicine in the Skilled Nursing Facility” Mountain View Care Center, Tucson, Arizona