2010 Spring Meeting at the Wintergreen Resort
The Joint Commission
2010 Joint Commission Standards, EOC Surveys, & Compliance
This presentation will provide basic instruction on the components of the Nuclear Medicine
Camera and peripherals. thJoin us for our very popular annual Spring (formally Winter) Meeting on Friday, May 14, 2010. This
year we will have two parallel sessions from 9am to 4pm with a Joint Commission surveyor and a Intro
to Nuclear Medicine Engineering service school. The registration fee includes lunch; hotel rooms are
available at a discounted rate as well as discounted Golf. Join us in the picturesque Blue Ridge
Mountains for a fantastic day of learning and stay for a relaxing weekend of Golf or being pampered in
Target Audience- Biomedical and Plant Maintenance department managers, Risk Managers, Joint Commission
coordinators, Patient Safety Officers, Supervisors, Environment Care Committee Members and others who are interested
in increasing their knowledge and effectiveness in dealing with the Joint Commission, the 2010 national patient safety
goals, survey processes, and the 2010 JC Standards. Biomedical Technicians interested in basic Nuclear Medicine
Due to the popularity of this program we are requesting pre-registration to assure we can accommodate
everyone with the proper classroom space and food. Please register by Friday, May 7, 2010.
Walk-ins will accepted the day of the meeting as well.
To Register: Go to www.vabiomed.org or you can Fax or E-mail to Greg Mika at
Fax (434) 654-7096 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Greg with questions at 434-654-7758
Registration Fee is $ 100.00 for VBA members and $130.00 for non-members, payable by
cash, check, or Credit Card on-site or via the website. Lunch and breaks are included.
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Please circle your desired session Joint Commission Nuc. Med.
Our speakers include:
Joseph Flannery, MS, MHA. will be a featured speaker once again. Joe will discuss general findings from JC
surveys, performance improvement processes, indicator monitoring, and experiences with the unannounced
inspections as well as the 2009 JC Standards. This class is especially relevant to anyone who may experience a
Joint Commission inspection in the next 12 months. Joe has years of survey experiences and will enhance his
formal presentation with anecdotes from his survey experiences. He will have just completed Annual Surveyor
Training at The Joint Commission Headquarters in Chicago before the meeting date.
Introduction to Nuclear Medicine Engineering . Presented by: Frank Funk Nuclear Medicine Engineer, InterMed Nuc Med Inc.
This presentation will provide basic instruction on the components of the Nuclear Medicine Camera and peripherals. Attendees will learn the basics of preventative maintenance and corrective serviceTo make it more convenient for those driving to Wintergreen on Friday morning, we will begin
registrations at 8:30 AM. The sessions will begin at 9:00 AM and conclude at approx. 4:00 PM
Wintergreen Resort Information / Reservations @ 800-611-6888 or email email@example.com . Mention the Virginia Biomedical Association when making reservations to get the discount pricing. Discount rates are valid until April 13, 2010. After that rooms are subject to availability. Forms are also available at www.vabiomed.org on the Spring Meeting page.
Studio rooms - $109/night Lodge Rooms - $119/night 1 Bedroom Condo $129/night
2-3 or 5 Bedroom Condos are available.
Internet is free for the VBA
Room Cancellations within 14 days are subject to a fee of one night’s lodging. A discounted golf rate of $49 per person per round is available at both the Stoney Creek and Devil’s
Knob Golf Courses
The Room and Golf rates are valid two days before and two days after the event.