Shine Your Light!
The IHHC Annual Conference is jam-packed with exciting keynote speakers, educational sessions that will inform and inspire you, and exhibitors and business partners eager to work with you. This year, we want to shine a light on our unified progress and celebrate the small successes that lead to huge wins in the HomeCare and Hospice profession!
What is the IHHC Annual Conference?
The IHHC Annual Conference and Exposition honors home care and hospice providers in Illinois and their commitment to this industry. It is also a time when we can share the latest information, strengthen our connections, and discover innovative ways to serve our patients and families!
CE credits will be provided by Oakton Community College. Target Audience: Registered Nurses, Licensed Social / Clinical Social Workers, Physical Therapists, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists / Audiologists, Respiratory Care Practitioners and Nursing Home Administrators involved in the delivery of home health and hospice care.
Planning Committee: Cindy Flayton, RN, MS / Cheryl Adams RN, BSN, MBA, COS-C, HCS-D / Brian Platt / Sara Ratcliffe, BFA, CMP / Elizabeth Vogt, MA / Sheila Guither MSN RN, CWOCN, COS-C / Shelly Taylor RN
This educational activity is being jointly provided by the Illinois HomeCare & Hospice Council and Oakton Community College/Alliance for Lifelong Learning/Continuing Education for Health Professionals.
Dates & Location
Tuesday, April 4, 2023 1:00 PM - Thursday, April 6, 2023 1:00 PM CST
NIU Naperville Conference Center
1120 E. Diehl Rd.
Naperville, IL 60563
There are many options for hotels directly across the street from the Conference Center. Access a list here.
IHHC intends to fully comply with all CDC and State of Illinois guidelines, so additional precautions may be required as we move forward. We will keep all attendees informed about any new developments.
Tuesday, April 4
Home Health Pre-Con:
Defining the Value of Home Health - Laura Wilson, SimiTree; VBP is Hear - Adapting Strategies to Optimize Success - Aaron Little & Angela Huff, FORVIS LLP and Lisa McClammy. MAC Legacy
Hospice Care Index -The results are coming in but what do they mean and how do they fit into agency operations? - Angela Huff, FORVIS LLP; Value Based Insurance Design Model (VBID) - Melinda Gaboury, Healthcare Provider Solutions; Hospice Medical Review and Pepper Reports - Melinda Gaboury, Healthcare Provider Solutions
Wednesday, April 5
8:00-8:30 AM: Welcome/Business Meeting
Sara Ratcliffe, IHHC; Susie Platt, Spoon River Home Health
8:30-9:45 AM: Opening Keynote
Bill Dombi, NAHC
10:00-11:00 AM: Nurse Practice Act Panel
11:00 AM-11:30 AM: Awards Presentation
11:30 AM-12:45 PM: Lunch
12:45-2:00 PM: Breakout Sessions
2:15-3:30 PM: Breakout Sessions
4:00-5:15 PM: Breakout Sessions
5:15-7:00 PM: Exhibitor Reception
Thursday, April 6
7:30-8:30 AM: Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30-9:30 AM: Hot Topics - Jess Stover, SimiTree
9:30-10:00 AM: EVV Update - Pam Winsel, Healthcare & Family Services
10:00-10:30 AM: Break with Exhibitors
10:30-11:45 AM: Breakout Sessions
12:00-1:15 PM: Breakout Sessions