Registration Open for Statewide Post-Acute Care Conference, June 5

Early bird discount available through May 5

April 13, 2018

On June 5, in collaboration with LeadingAge Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Association for Home Health Care (WIAHC), WHA is hosting a statewide conference intended to bring together partners in the continuum of care to share best practices for transitions of patients to post-acute care settings.

“Post-Acute Care: Working Together Across the Care Continuum for Positive Patient Outcomes” will open with a presentation by nationally known transitions-of-care expert Eric Coleman, MD, MPH, professor of medicine and head of the Division of Health Care Policy and Research at the University of Colorado. In addition, this important, one-day conference will include representatives from throughout the continuum of care—hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and home health care providers—as presenters on the day’s agenda, sharing their innovative strategies for overcoming obstacles that can impede successful care transitions and result in positive outcomes for discharged patients.

This conference will be held on Tuesday, June 5, at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. A full conference brochure is included in this week’s packet and online registration is available at An early bird discount is available to all who register by May 5, so register today.

Content questions can be directed to Laura Rose at, and registration questions can be directed to Kayla Chatterton at or call 608-274-1820.

This story originally appeared in the April 13, 2018 edition of WHA Newsletter