WESTERN ADVANCES IN CORRECTIONAL HEALTH


When: 9/18/2024 - 9/20/2024
Where: 
The Dana on Mission Bay
1710 W Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, California 92109
The Dana on Mission Bay
1710 W Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109

Rooms available MON, SEPT 16, 2024 to SAT SEPT 21, 2024
Booking 
Cut-off Date 08/23/2024
Reservations by phone at 800-445-3339  and mention WACHSA Annual Conference Waived Overnight Parking
Online booking link FOR THE DANA

The AAFP has reviewed Western Advances in Correctional Health Care 2024 and deemed it acceptable for up to 15.00 Live AAFP Prescribed credit(s).
Term of Approval is from 09/18/2024 to 09/20/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
  Wednesday, September 18
0700-0755 Breakfast and Registration
0800-0855 Welcome, Financial Report, WACHSA 40th Anniversary & the Future, with Barbara Barney-Knox RN, President WACHSA (BBK)
0900-0955 Keynote: California Advancing & Innovating Medi-Cal: Promoting Access to Medical Care for the Incarcerated, with Autumn Boylan, MPH Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Partnerships, CA Department of Health Care Services (DHCS)
1000-1025 Break and Exhibits
1030-1125 Assessing and Treating Incarcerated Persons Who Refuse Mental Health or Medical Treatment with Gina Olson, MSN, RN, CCHP, Regional Director of Nursing, and Josephine Shaar, PH.D., Regional Mental Health Director, CA, WellPath
1130-1225 Using Psychological Safety, Intellectual Humility, and Shared Reality to Retain Staff with Megan Leinen, MBA, BSN-RN, CCHP, Regional Director of Nursing Southeast, WellPath
1230-1355 Networking Lunch and Exhibit Hall
1400-1455 Health Equity: Beyond the Numbers. - Ja'Nita M. Becerra, RN, Nurse Consultant, CCHCS, CDCR
1500- 1555 Providing Reentry Assistance to Homeless Women; The Gemma Project with Laura Love Hardin, formerly incarcerated and author of "The Many Lives of Mama Love," and Cynthia Chase, MSCW, Co-founders of The Gemma Project.
  Thursday, September 19
0730-0755 Breakfast and Registration
0800-0855 Patient Feedback and Involvement in Delivery System Design with Annette Lambert, Deputy Director, Quality Management, California Correctional Healthcare Services (CCHCS), Fong Hodgdon, Associate Director, Quality Management, CCHCS and Samantha Aris, CPHQ, CCHCS
0900-0955 Assessing and Treating Incarcerated Persons Who Refuse Mental Health or Medical Treatment with Gina Olson, MSN, RN, CCHP; Regional Director of Nursing, WellPath, Josephine Shaar, PH.D., Regional Mental Health Director, CA, WellPath
1000-1025 Break and Exhibits
1030-1125 Trends in Alcohol Use Disorder: Impact on Screening and Treatment with Megan Leinen, MBA, BSN-RN, CCHP, Regional Director of Nursing, Southeast, WellPath
1130-1225 Chronic Disease Management Within Inpatient Competency Restoration Programs with Constance Woulard, RN, MSN, Divisional Director of Nursing and Utilization Review, WellPath
1230-1325 Networking Lunch and Exhibit Hall  
1330-1425 Patient Safety in a Correctional Setting: The Role of Staffing, Training, and Culture with Raymond Herr MD, Falcon Inc. - Panel Moderator
1430-1525 Public Health's role in prioritizing the health of people in correctional settings with Sixtine Gurrey, MPH; Correctional Health Epidemiologist, Washington State Department of Health, Liesl Hagan, MPH; Senior Scientist for Correctional Health, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, Orion McCotter, Communicable Disease Manager for Carceral Settings, Oregon Health Authority

 

1700-1900 Reception and Awards Ceremony

  Friday, September 20
0730-0755 Breakfast (FULL) and Registration
0800-0855 Updates on Dental Trauma and Treatment. - Alan Herford, DDS, MD, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Loma Linda University | School of Dentistry
0900-0955 Basics of HIV and Your Role in Ending the HIV Epidemic." - Marc Edmundson, PharmD, MBA, MPH, AAHIVP, HIVPCP, Assistant Clinical Professor University of California, San Francisco | School of Pharmacy
1000-1015 Break and Exhibits
1015-1110 County Collaboration with ECM/MCP for Cal Aim- a trial of the new Medi-Cal process with Lisa L. Heintz, JD, Director of Legislation and Special Projects CDCR, Janene Delmundo, Deputy Director, Legislation and Special Projects-CCHC, Affie Tamuno-Koko, MSQA, CCHCS
1115-1210 Practical STI and Hepatitis Screening for Justice-Involved Individuals  with Kristin Walsh, MD, Internist, Santa Clara County
1210-1215 Conference Close Out with BBK  

List of Attendees

First Name Last Name Company Type Guest of
Paul Adler Correctional Health Management, LLC Board Member
Sanjay Agarwal California Health Care Facility Early Bird Member
John Baker Wellpath Early Bird Member
Bruce Barnett Bruce Barnett Early Bird Non-Member
BARBARA BARNEY-KNOX CALIFORNIA CORRECTIONAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES Board Member
Kristyn Bartlett Siskiyou County Public Health Early Bird Member
Suzi Bodo County of Marin Early Bird Member
Deborah Bradford California Correctional Health Care Services Early Bird Member
Alexander Chyorny Santa Clara County Adult Custody Health Services Early Bird Member
Shelly Davis Siskiyou County Public Health Early Bird Member
Michelle dela Calle Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Early Bird Non-Member
Janene DelMundo CCHCS Speaker (1 Day)
Paulette Finander NCCHC Early Bird Member
Jenna Gabriel-Faris Siskiyou County Public Health Early Bird Member
Marsha Grant WACHSA Early Bird Member
Lisa Heintz CDCR/CCHCS Speaker (1 Day)
Aimee Hughes Oregon DOC Early Bird Non-Member
Betty Jackson-Steward CCHCS/CDCR Regular Non-Member
Iryna Kalish Santa Clara County Early Bird Member
NIKI KELLEY BENTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE Early Bird Non-Member
Lanphuong Le County of Santa Clara - Juvenile Custody Health Services Early Bird Member
Charles Lee American College of Correctional Physicians Early Bird Member
Anna Lou Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Early Bird Non-Member
Krishna Madayag Santa Clara County Main Jail Early Bird Member
Samuel Mahoi California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) Board Member
Kimberlie Manuel Petaluma Valley Hospital Early Bird Member
Rob Nutt Oregon DOC Early Bird Non-Member
Linda O'Keeffe Adult Custody Health Services - Santa Clara County Early Bird Member
Heike Olafsen San Bernardino Co. Sheriff's Dept. Health Services Early Bird Member
Karina Purcell Wellpath Early Bird Non-Member
George Shaar Wellpath Early Bird Non-Member
Charles Spruance Siskiyou County Public Health Early Bird Member
Martha Tadesse DHS CORRECTIONS Board Member
Affie Tamuno-Koko CCHCS Speaker (3 days)
Noel Vargas Sacramento County Health Department Early Bird Non-Member
Kristin Walsh Santa Clara County Adult Custody Health Services Early Bird Non-Member