Event Calendar

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

VALA Public Policy Committee Conference Call

Start Date: 6/15/2020 2:30 PM EDT
End Date: 6/15/2020 3:30 PM EDT


Organization Name: Virginia Assisted Living Association (VALA)

Contact:
Judy Hackler
Email: jhackler@valainfo.org
Phone: 804-332-2111

The Virginia Assisted Living Association (VALA) actively strengthens relationships with pertinent governmental (federal, state, and county) departments, agencies and legislative bodies for the purpose of working with them in a positive manner to promote Virginia’s assisted living industry. The Public Policy Committee establishes legislative goals and positions. This conference call will provide participants with the opportunity to discuss current events and policies and to provide feedback on potential legislative or regulatory changes that could impact Virginia's assisted living industry. 

VALA members are invited to participate in the discussion by joining the Public Policy Committee. All members of the committee will receive the conference call participation instructions. 


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Upcoming VALA Webinars

VALA is proud to offer upcoming webinars for assisted living administrators, regional staff members, caregivers, nurses, and other staff members. The webinars will offer a variety of continuing education credits dependent upon the topics (i.e. NAB, Nursing, Social Work). Many of the webinars are held live with the ability of participants to interact with the presenter during the webinar. 

Virginia Board of Long-Term Care Administrators Continuing Education Requirements and Guidance
Per 18VAC95-30-70(A)(1) and 18VAC95-20-175(A)(1), Up to 10 of the 20 hours may be obtained through Internet or self-study courses and up to 10 continuing education hours in excess of the number required may be transferred or credited to the next renewal year. 

03/19/2020 CE guidance: During the six month extension of continuing competency requirements that must be obtained for the licensure period between April 1, 2019 - March 31, 2020, programs delivered via teleconference or webcast where there is an opportunity to interact wtih the speakers in real time ("interactive course") will count toward the 10 hours of continuing competency requirements that must be taken in addition to the 10 hours of internet or self-study hours.