Schedule

Schedule

Tuesday, September 22

11:00 am – 6:00 pm Virtual Connections Hall Open
11:00 am – 11:05 am Welcome to the Conference – Richard S. Edley, PhD, President/CEO, RCPA
11:05 am – 11:10 am Messages from Senators Casey and Toomey
11:10 am – 11:15 am Platform Instructions and Schedule Review – Conference Committee co-chairs Chris Betts and Chris Owens
Let’s Get Started – Master of Ceremonies Valerie Bittner
11:15 am – 12:30 pm Plenary 1: Addressing the National Landscape
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Connections Hall/Games/Break
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Concurrent Sessions Crossing Disciplines*L1 – Retaining Clients With an Opioid Use Disorder: Preparing For the Future in Valued-based Payment OutcomesL2 – Creating a Culture of LeadershipL3 – Technology and Wellness: Increasing Wellness and Independence Through Remote Health Support and CoachingL4 – Creating an Integrated Care Network for Consumers with I/DD, Brain Injury, and Complex Medical and Behavioral IssuesL5 – A Warm Welcome – Safer and More Engaging Care Transitions
2:45 pm – 3:15 pm Connections Hall/Games/Break
3:15 pm – 4:30 pm Plenary 2: Understanding and Promoting Everyday Human Interactions
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Connections Hall open
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Film scenes and discussion – Scattering CJ

Wednesday, September 23

11:00 am – 6:00 pm Virtual Connections Hall Open
11:00 am – 11:05 am Welcome to the Day – RCPA Conference Committee Co-chairs Chris Betts and Chris Owens
11:05 am – 11:15 am Platform Instructions and Schedule Review – Master of Ceremonies Valerie Bittner
11:15 am – 12:30 pm Plenary 3: Using the Crawford Bias Reduction Theory to Manage Three Pandemics:
COVID, Racism, and Financial Uncertainty
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Connections Hall/Games/Break
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Concurrent Sessions Crossing Disciplines*L6 – I/DD in a Managed Care Environment: Lessons Learned and Best PracticesL7 – Care Coordination: A Model for Empowering Caregivers to Support Children With Medical ComplexitiesL8 – Moving Toward Outcomes-based Thinking: How One Organization Is Preparing For Value-Based CareL9 – Retooling Community Participation Support Services: What We Have Learned From the COVID-19 ExperienceL10 – Creating the New Normal: Sharing Perspectives on Safely Reopening During COVID-19
2:45 pm – 3:15 pm Connections Hall/Games/Break
3:15 pm – 4:30 pm Plenary 4: DHS Executive Deputy
Secretary Clarke Madden
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Connections Hall open
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Networking Hall/Comedian

Thursday, September 24

11:00 am – 6:00 pm Virtual Connections Hall Open
11:00 am – 11:05 am Welcome to the Day – RCPA Conference Committee Co-chairs Chris Betts and Chris Owens
11:05 am – 11:15 am Platform Instructions and Schedule Review – Master of Ceremonies Valerie Bittner
11:15 am – 12:30 pm Plenary 5: The Remote Work Experience: What Innovative Companies Are Doing to Create Successful Remote Teams
12:30 pm – 12:45 pm Connections Hall/Games/Break
12:45 pm – 2:00 pm Plenary 6: Best Practices in Telehealth
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Connections Hall/Games/Break
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Plenary 7: Leading Through the
Life Cycle of a Crisis
3:45 pm – 4:15 pm Connections Hall/Best of Show Announcement/Prize Giveaways
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm P8*: Concurrent State UpdatesP8A – Department of HealthP8B – Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs, Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Office of Advocacy and Reform

P8C – Office of Children, Youth and Families

P8D – Office of Developmental Programs

P8E – Office of Long-Term Living

4:15 pm – 6:00 pm Connections Hall Open

On Demand Sessions

The following sessions are available for viewing anytime during the conference:

  • D1 – Enhanced Community Based Treatment Team: Leveraging System Transformation and Value-Based Strategies to Solve Rural Delivery System Pain Points
  • D2 – Cancelled
  • D3 – Leadership Gold – How to Be a Leader Worth Following
  • D4 – Managing Performance in 2020: In The Office or In The Home
  • D5 – Recruiting and Hiring: Exploring the Process and Implicit Bias
  • D6 – Engaging and Motivating Individuals and Their Supports (MH/IDD)
  • D7 – Retention Solutions for Recruitment Challenges
  • D8 – Ensuring Compliance with Wage and Hour Laws
  • D9 – Managing Secondary Trauma
  • D10 – Update on Value-Based Purchasing
  • D11 – From Canada to Philadelphia: A Public Health Approach to Overdose Prevention

 

*On demand recorded sessions will be available throughout the conference.
Plenary sessions, live concurrent workshops, and on demand recordings are all available for continuing education credit.