Annual Symposium & Expo

For the Long-Term Care Nursing Continuum

February 26 -28, 2018

Grand Geneva Resort |   Lake Geneva, WI

If you’d like to register online but prefer to have a check mailed CLICK HERE

–  a registration form that can be mailed is found at the end of the agenda

Opening Keynote: Are You Ready to Bring Joy, Meaning and Restoration Back to Your Practice | Joyce A. Batcheller, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN  |  AMN Healthcare


CMS Wound Care Critical Pathways Christina D. Bernal BSN, RN | Nurse Consultant Long Term Care Survey Branch 2, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Tuesday Ketnote: Key Organizational Relations – The D.O.N. and Administrator (A Marriage Made in Heaven!) Lisa Thomason & Sue La Grange | Pathway Health Services

Closing Keynote: All Stressed Out and No One to Check  Karen Vadino, MSW, LPCC, OCPSII

and many more…

Hotel Information

A Room Block has been reserved at The Grand Geneva for the WI Director of Nursing Council.  This Room Block allows our conference guests at a reduced fee of $119 plus tax/room/night for a double room. Please make your reservation by calling the Grand Geneva Resort & Spa at 1-800-558-3417.

Our Room Block has been extended to Jan. 23rd, 2018 and room reservations are subject to availability.

Hotel Cancellation Policy is subject to the Grand Geneva Terms and Conditions.

Nursing Contact Hours & Nursing Home Administrator Credits

Approval Statement:
This continuing nursing education activity will be submitted for approval to the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited Approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 15.25 contact hours.

This program will be submitted to the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB). for clock hours.

DNS-CT, WCC, DWC or Other Credential Renewal
Once approved by one of the approve accrediting bodies this education activity may qualify for CE credits to renew various credentials commonly associated with long-term care nursing, nursing administration or administrators.  Please verify with your credential accrediting body the renewal process and what sessions would provide CE credits based on your credential and the above mentioned accrediting bodies.

Conference Location/Directions

Driving to Lake Geneva? Use the GPS address 7020 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva WI.  Other addresses listed will not take you to proper location on the property

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations will be accepted, and refunds made, prior to Feb. 12th, but WDONC will withhold a $25 administrative fee.  Cancellations made after Feb. 12, or no-shows, will forfeit their registration fee.  Registrations are transferrable at anytime with notice.

Attendees who come under survey during the conference will receive a prorated refund depending on time of departure and once proper verification is received.

Thank you to our Sponsors for Symposium