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    • 18 Mar 2022
    • 12:00 - 14:00
    • webinar
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    The 21st Century CURES Act

    Learning Objectives:

    1. Understand the purpose of the 21st Century Cures Act.
    2. Learn about delivery components of the ACT and how they are intended to impact patient care.
    3. Recognize resources to monitor developments and initiatives related to the Act.


    Dee Adkins, RN, NHA, RAC-CT, CDP

    Senior Manager, Baker Tilley, US, LLP

    Deatra “Dee” Adkins is a Senior Manager in Health Care Services with Baker Tilley LLP. She has over 20 years of longterm care experience where she first worked as a direct care registered nurse, moving into leadership roles that included Director of Nursing (DON), Quality Clinical Consultant, Administrator, Area Administrator, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Strategist. In addition to holding clinical and operational positions in the provider community, Dee served as the Director of Clinical Services for the West Virginia Health Care Association (WVHCA) for three years. During her service in that role, she had the opportunity to work collaboratively with other state associations and the American Health Care Association (AHCA) toward establishing methods and systems to support the Provider community for multiple National Initiatives. She has served on several committees and Boards including the AHCA Quality Improvement Committee, the WVHCA Board of Directors, several WVHCA Provider Committees (Education, Nursing, HR, Compliance, Ethics), West Virginia Healthcare Associated Infections Plan Development Advisory Committee, West Virginia Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) Advisory Committee, Centers for Mental Health Services (CMHS) HOSA Advisory Committee, West Virginia Breckinridge School of Nursing Advisory Committee, and the Robert Wood Johnson Rural Health Advisory Committee. She has been an item writer for the National Council of State Boards of Nursing. Special focuses include clinical operations, survey management, nurse management training, dementia care, infection control and prevention, new or recently acquired Center development, transitioning, and operations and risk management. Dee attended Marshall University, graduating with a Baccalaureate in Nursing.


    1 Contact hour has been requested for this continuing nursing education activity. Criteria for successful completion include attendance for the entire event and submission of the evaluation form.


    There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content for this activity.  


    This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  (OBN-001-91)


    When: Mar 18, 2022 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
    Topic: 21st Century CURES Act

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