Vaya Health 2017 Provider Summit & Learning Academy
Dec
13
9:00 AM09:00

Vaya Health 2017 Provider Summit & Learning Academy

Event Description:

The Vaya Health 2017 Provider Summit and Learning Academy is our annual meeting for Vaya Health contracted providers. The morning session affords Network Providers the opportunity to hear from and ask questions of knowledgeable leaders in the area of Medicaid legislation and reform. The afternoon session features speakers from the three behavioral health disability groups (mental health, substance use, and intellectual disabilities) discussing topics such as the opioid crisis, life with autism, and population health. Throughout the day, attendees will have the opportunity to visit vendor booths that feature electronic health record (EHR) and supportive technologies.

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Life Skills Symposium at Stony Brook University
Nov
18
9:00 AM09:00

Life Skills Symposium at Stony Brook University

Official Event Description:

Join us for a full day of activities and educational workshops about living independently in the community with person-centered supports. Learn from trusted leaders and innovators in the field of human services and education.

Our partner Meghan O'Sullivan of At Home Technologies will be presenting on "Technology for Independence" during the first workshop session, 11-11:50am.

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2017 NASDDDS Annual Conference
Nov
8
to Nov 10

2017 NASDDDS Annual Conference

Come learn from federal partners about strategies they are seeing from states continuing to focus on innovative approaches to implementing transition plans, as well as gain knowledge from state I/DD colleagues themselves on ways they are shaping policy and guidance to move their systems forward.

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Charlotte NC 34th Annual NADD Conference & Exhibit Show
Nov
1
to Nov 3

Charlotte NC 34th Annual NADD Conference & Exhibit Show

  • The Sheraton Charlotte Hotel (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

SimplyHome's CEO, Allen Ray, presents on Independence Through Enabling Technology Thursday, November 2nd at 2:15-3:45.

Visit our booth anytime during the conference for more information on SimplyHome and a chance to win great prizes!

This year's 34th Annual Conference program will aim to address challenges of persons with IDD and what they may face while trying to reach tier fullest potential. The conference will highlight topics supporting persons with IDD/MI and find ways that uniquely enhance a person with IDD/MI and what he or she may strive to be.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania PAR Solutions Conference
Oct
23
to Oct 24

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania PAR Solutions Conference

SimplyHome CEO Allen Ray and Brian Keefer, star of an episode of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, will present "Empowering Independence: How Technology Creates New Outcomes" at the 2017 PAR Conference. Their presentation will take place on Monday, October 23, from 1:15-2:15pm.

Brian Keefer, 29-year-old Pennsylvanian and star of an episode of TLC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, thinks of his goal to walk again every day. In 2008 Brian was a star athlete and college sophomore when he had a gymnastics accident that left him paralyzed from the neck down.

Brian will offer insights and inspiration on how he utilizes enabling technology that continues to change his life. Brian’s story and many others like his explain why technology must be a fundamental component toward supporting a person-centered life.

The 2017 PAR Solutions Conference is themed "Think Big!"

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Oct
16
to Oct 19

2017 CQL Conference: Blueprint For Person-Centered Practices

DETAILS:

The 2017 CQL Conference: Blueprint For Person-Centered Practices, brings together self-advocates, state agency officials, CEOs, DSPs, quality assurances staff and more, for four days of engaging presentations focused on improving quality of life and quality of supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, those with mental health diagnoses, children and youth, as well as older adults.

LOCATION:

JW Marriott Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Indiana

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Aug
30
to Aug 31

WALA Wisconsin Technology Symposium

Do you often wonder if technology would be a solution for you at your assisted living? Join us and hear SimplyHome present on how advancements in technology are supporting health care providers with improved outcomes and operations efficiencies, especially for those involved in assisted living and housing.

Warren Scurlock, SimplyHome Representative & owner of WEHAB, LLC, Milwaukee, WI Presents:

What's Next vs. What Works! (Advanced)

The 1st step is developing a well thought out plan, with a focused goal to support your corporate mission.  Every new device or technology concept promises to reduce admissions, improve outcomes or reduce cost and increase efficiencies; but how many promise to perform or provide alternates in down times or failures? 

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Aug
23
8:00 AM08:00

Tennessee Enabling Technology Summit

On Wednesday, August 23, DIDD held its first ever Enabling Technology Summit. Thanks to about 200 provider staff, department employees, and other stakeholders who spent their day learning about this exciting field. Attendees heard presentations from five different vendors and a state official from Ohio who is responsible for managing this field. For all who wanted to attend but were unable, we recorded all of the presentations, and we will share video links at a later date. Until then, you can watch this short video about the event.

 

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