Workshops
Welcome to the online registration page for WI-ORH events! Please select the event you wish to attend, and click on the "Register" link at the far right. At this point in time, each event must be registered for separately.

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Event Date        Location    Deadline Fee    Register

EMS Leadership Academy - Level III July 11-12, 2015 Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital 07/3/2015 $40

Aarron Reinert & John Becknell from SafeTech Solutions will be presenting:

 

Level III  Moving Your Organization Toward What Matters: Building upon previous levels, this level tackles moving the EMS organization forward, making change and ensuring the organization avoids trouble and continues to be a place good people want to work. We will help you clarify where your organization needs to go next and how to get there.

 

Day 1 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM                 Day 2 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

   

Community Paramedicine Stakeholder Forum July 20, 2015 Chippewa Valley Technical College July 13, 2015 $25

The Wisconsin Office of Rural Health is pleased to sponsor the Community Paramedicine Stakeholder Forum.  The Stakeholder Forum is an opportunity to learn the status of Community Paramedicine in Wisconsin including legislation and curriculum development.  You will also learn about the role of hospitals and providers in Community Paramedicine programs and hear how these programs are being successfully implemented in Minnesota.

   

SORH Data Summit July 23-24, 2015 Hotel St Francis 07/10/2015 $100

A two-day meeting of State Office and rural health policy professionals to share how we're gathering, analyzing, and visualizing data, and come up with some recommendations for our community at large (SORHs, ORHP, NRHA, etc).  

 

This is a brainstorming session, not a data training. Bring your ideas and experience, and we'll learn from each other and take data to the next level!

   

Grants Without Grief: Day 1, July 29 July 29, 2015 Holiday Inn Convention Center July 22, 2015 $40

Jeremy Miner, Miner and Associates, Inc. and University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, will provide an overview of the grantseeking process. Participants will learn about resources to identify federal, state, and foundation funding sources. He will also describe a process to help pick the sponsors that have the highest probability of funding your initiatives. In the afternoon he will cover common elements that appear in nearly every grant proposal and describe what sponsors expect to see in a proposal. He will use case studies to illustrate writing pitfalls and methods to improve your proposals. Day 1 is intended for those new to grants or for the experienced grant writer interested in learning new skills.

 

Select this registration option if you are ONLY attending July 29.

   

Grants Without Grief: Day 2, July 30 July 30, 2015 Holiday Inn Convention Center July 22, 2015 $40

Jeremy Miner, Miner and Associates, Inc. and University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, will describe a process to identify sponsor hot buttons and the criteria by which grant proposals are judged. He will share tips that can increase the quality and competitiveness of your grant proposals via a mock review process. In this hands-on afternoon session, you will experience the grants process from the sponsor???s point of view and learn how different types of reviewers might judge your proposal.

 

Select this registration option if you are ONLY attending July 30.

   

Grants Without Grief: 2 Days, July 29 & 30 July 29-30, 2015 Holiday Inn Convention Center July 22, 2015 $80

Jeremy Miner, Miner and Associates, Inc. and University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, will present a two day workshop on grant seeking, writing, and evaluation, beginning on Day 1 with an overview of the grant process including grant seeking and proposal writing basics. Day 2 will continue with an in depth look at proposal writing, including interactive sessions where participants will review proposals. Both the novice grant writer and those with more experience will find value in this workshop.

   

Rural Hospital Finance Workshop 8/12/2015 Rural WI Health Cooperative 8/11/2015 $0

The Wisconsin Office of Rural Health, in collaboration with Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman, Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative and Wisconsin Hospital Association is please to offer this educational opportunity.  Featured topics include:

Medicare Update

ICD-10

Community Health Needs Assessments

Understanding Fraud and Abuse Laws

Medicaid Update

   

EMS Leadership Academy - Level IV August 22-23, 2015 Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital 08/14/2015 $40

Aarron Reinert & John Becknell from SafeTech Solutions will be presenting:

 

Level IV  Your Specific Role and Challenges: A Retreat:  At this level, the senior participants in the EMS Leadership Academy set the agenda in a facilitated retreat style session that focuses on applying what has been learned to actual cases.  Specifically the session focuses on each participant's leadership roles and challenges.  Utilizing an "open space" format, participants chose the topics.  Brief presentations are made on the topics and the balance of the allotted time is used to workshop each topic with discussion, exercises and the sharing of best (and worst) practices.

 

Day 1  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM             Day 2  8:30 AM - 3:00 PM