Florida’s Advocate for Long Term Care
Providers and the Elders They Serve

FHCA Nurse Leadership Program

May 31-June 2, 2017

*Pre-Sessions on May 30
Don CeSar Hotel

St. Pete Beach, FL

Leading advocate and dementia specialist Teepa Snow (pictured) and Agency for Health Care Administration Chief of Field Operations Kim Smoak will top this year's agenda. General session and breakouts are geared toward the skilled nursing and assisted living professional and will focus on the new facility assessment, caring for persons with dementia, person-centered and baseline care planning, as well as compliance strategies related to the CMS Reform of Requirements.


Click here to register online in the FHCA online portal. 
Click here to view your confirmations. 
Click here to register by mail/fax. 
Registration brochure coming soon! 


Registration includes up to 14 contact hours of continuing education, the LTC Excellence in Nursing Awards Luncheon, continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks and Welcome Reception with Tabletop Expo. LPN Supervisory Training and CNA Train-the-Trainer pre-sessions on May 30 also available for an additional fee.

Exhibitor and Sponsor Information

Business Partner Tabletop Expo & Welcome Reception will be on Wednesday, May 31, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Tabletop and Sponsorship Brochure and Expo Floor Plan Coming Soon.
Click here to view a list of the 2016 Exhibitors and Sponsors

Email Jenny Early for more information about sponsorships. 

Anyone selling T.E.N.S. units to consumers are required to have a Home Medical Equipment License (HME) by the Agency for Health Care Administration.

 Florida Statute 400.93 Licensure required; exemptions; unlawful acts; penalties.—
(1) Any person or entity that holds itself out to the public as providing home medical equipment and services or accepts physician orders for home medical equipment and services is subject to licensure under this part.
(2) Any person or entity that holds itself out to the public as providing home medical equipment that typically requires home medical services is subject to licensure under this part.

Long Term Care Excellence in Nursing Awards 

Each year, FHCA recognizes recipients of the Nurse Administrator, Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse and Certified Nursing Assistant of the Year, along with the Rising Star in Nursing Award, at the Annual Awards Luncheon on Thursday of the event. Click here to learn more about FHCA's Excellence in Nursing Awards.

Hotel Information

Don CeSar Hotel
3400 Gulf Blvd.
St. Pete Beach, FL 33706

Room Rate: $139 + $5 Resort Fee & Applicable Taxes
Parking: $5 Per Day (for overnight and drive-in day guests)
Reservations: Call (800) 282-1166 and Ask for Nurse Leadership Program Rate.

Click here for directions and more information.