PAR Mail 2018-140 | July 19, 2018
Register for PAR's Nursing and
Health Services Workgroup Meeting
Join us on August 7 from 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Register now for the August 7, 2018 PAR Nursing and Health Services Workgroup! The meeting will be held on August 7, 2018 at the PAR Office (4 Lemoyne Dr., Ste 203, Lemoyne PA) or via our Zoom conferencing software for those who can't join in person. This meeting is open to all nurses and health service professionals employed by PAR members.

We will be joined by Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) Medical Director Dr. Gregory Cherpes to discuss issues affecting nursing and health services in community intellectual disability/autism organizations. Attendees will also have the opportunity to raise pressing questions and concerns they may have regarding the provision of services.

Agenda items will include:
  • Preventing Abuse and Building Healthy Relationships
  • Ongoing issues with the online med training clarification
  • Hospice in the home
  • Do Not Resuscitate
  • Medical Marijuana
  • Comparison between ODP Regulations, American Cancer Society and CDC Best Practice
  • Addressing outdated regulations

Please submit questions and topics that you would like to have covered at this meeting to by Friday, July 27.
Registration Information
The registration fee for the meeting is $20.00. It will cover your registration and lunch. (Note: to avoid duplicate invoicing or credit card receipts, you will not receive a separate invoice or receipt from PAR when you register online; please print what you need at the time that you register online.) If you register and find that you have to cancel your registration, you are welcome to a refund if the cancellation is received by Friday, August 3, close of business. Otherwise, a substitute may be sent in your place. If you have any questions about how to register, please contact Megan Dickson at or call 717-236-2374, ext. 506.