Conference Schedule & Program
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 9 am to 4 pm
9:00 am to 9:30 am - Registration
9:00 am to 2:00 pm - Exhibitor hall open
9:30 am - Keynote Address - Elder Abuse: Sue Vantine, NovaCares LLC
Elder abuse and neglect come in many forms – physical, financial, emotional. You should know the warning signs, the risk factors, and how you can prevent and report the problem when caregiving goes wrong.
Getting the Medicare benefits you deserve is frequently very complicated and can be a frustrating process. This session will be packed with valuable information and tips that are essential to ensure you get the most from this benefit.
12:00 pm - Lunch will be available on the lower level. The exhibitor hall will remain open during the lunch break.
1:00 pm - Fraud Protection and Prevention: Timothy Camus, Deputy Inspector General for Investigations for TIGTA (retired) and Jon Guest, Akamai Technologies
This session will focus on frauds impacting seniors. Learn how to recognize these scams and fraudulent activities, what you should do to protect yourself and your loved one, and what action to take should you become a victim.
This session will focus on practical aspects of managing the finances for a loved one. Learn when and how to step in, what obstacles you may encounter, what may be required of you, and how to navigate the system when you are responsible for handling someone else’s financial affairs.
Building your caregiving team is an important part of caregiving. It will improve the quality of life for your loved one and for yourself. Learn about the full spectrum of services available in the community.