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2023 KACE Convention In-Person Registration

  • 23 Aug 2023
  • 8:00 AM
  • 25 Aug 2023
  • 12:00 PM
  • Wichita Marriott Hotel, 9100 Corporate Hills Rd., Wichita, KS 67207


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • $25.00 Streaming Plus Package Add-on

    Select the Streaming Plus Package in the registration form and receive:

    A live link of the conference to share with a team member back at the facility
    A link to the conference recording after the conference has concluded
  • Select this option to purchaser a non-member convention registration.
  • Select this option if you wish to purchase a convention registration plus a KACE membership for the same cost of purchasing a non-member convention registration. Receive daily KACE communications and discounts on KACE Resource Services and future KACE education events.

Registration is closed

KACE 51st ANNUAL CONVENTION - August 23-25

In-Person Registration 

Adult Care Executives 

Leading the Transformation of Long-Term Care 

Tuesday, August 22

KACE Annual Golf Tournament 

Willowbend Golf Course

8001 E. Mulberry Dr.  Wichita, KS 67226


11:00 am - Golf Tournament Registration & Lunch 

12:00 pm - Shotgun Start 

Register for the 2023 KACE Golf Tournament Here  

 Pre-Convention Education Session

Wichita Marriott,

9100 Corporate Hills Dr, Wichita, KS 67207

12:00-1:00 pm - Registration 

1:00 - 4:30 pm Person Centered Care Isn't Just for Residents, Presented by Laci Cornelison, Interim Director for the Center on Aging, 3.5 CE Hours 

Register for the In-person Pre-Convention Session Here 

Tuesday Evening Networking Opportunity 

Join your healthcare and vendor friends in the hotel restaurant and bar area after the education session and golf tournament to relax and unwind! 

Wednesday, August 23 at Wichita Marriott

8:00-8:45 am - Convention Registration & Refreshments 

8:45-9:00 am - Convention Kick-Off & Introductions - KACE Board and Staff 

9:00-9:50 am - Keynote Presentation - Workplace Resilience through the Power of FriendshipPresented by Amy Siple1.0 Admin CEs

10:00-10:50 am - Consultant Pharmacists – Beyond the Monthly Drug Regimen Review, Presented by Cassie Anchorski, SeniorRx Care - 1.0 Admin CEs

11:00-11:50 am - Wheelchair Seating and Positioning Techniques to Promote Engagement in Long-Term Care, Presented by Brenda Mahon, Broda - 1.0 Resident Care CEs

12:00-1:00 pm Vendor and Sponsor Luncheon

1:00-3:00 pm KACE Vendor Show


[NF-Nursing Facilities]

3:00-4:20 - Medicaid Reimbursement Transition to PDPM, Effective July 1, 2024Presented by Dave Halferty, Myers & Stauffer -1.5 Admin CEs 

4:30-5:50 pm - Meeting Them Where They ArePresented by Karel Page - 1.5 Res Care CEs 

[AL-Assisted Living] 

3:00 - 4:20 pm - Infection Prevention Practices; the changing outlook for Assisted Living and Home Plus facilities, Presented by Brenda Davis, Kansas Foundation for Medical Care - 1.5 Resident Care CEs

4:30 - 5:50 pm - HCBS - All The Moving Parts & Final Rule Setting Updates, Presented by LaTonia Wright, KDADS - 1.5 Admin CEs

Wednesday Evening Poolside Reception - 7:00 to 10:00 PM

Thursday, August 24th at Wichita Marriott

8:00-8:50 am - From High Conflict to Constructive Conflict – Turning Conflict into Constructive BehaviorPresented by Molly Mackey - 1.0 Admin CEs

9:00-9:50 am Advanced Directives, Planning Ahead Based on Resident WishesPresented by Jennifer Sourk, Midwest Health 1.0 Admin CEs

10:00-10:50 am - The 3 R's of Trauma Informed Care; Recognition, Relation and Regulation, Presented by Haely Ordoyne, Genesis, 1.0 Resident Care CEs

10:50-11:15 am - KACE Annual Meeting

11:15-12:45 pm - KACE Vendor Show

12:45-1:50 pm - KACE Recognition Luncheon, Vendor Prizes, Board Installation 

2:00-3:20 pm - Active Shooter, Preparedness and Response, Presented by Chuck Clanahan, US Department of Homeland Security - 1.5 Admin CEs 

3:30-4:50 pm - HIPAA Security Risk Analysis and Business Continuity, Presented by Scott Gima, Management Performance Associates - 1.5 Admin CEs

Friday, August 25 at Wichita Marriott

8:00- 8:50 am How to Create Your 30-Day Social Media Calendar with the Help of AI, Presented by Burton Kelso -1.0 Admin CEs 

9:00- 9:50 am -  Breaking Biases with Wounds: Balancing Racial Disparities in Vulnerable Populations, Martha Kelso, WoundCare Plus - 1.0 Res Care CEs 

10:00-11:20 am - Emotional Intelligence (EI) Impact – for LeadersPresented by Molly, Mackey, 1.5 Admin Care CEs 

11:20 - Convention Prize drawings & Closing Remarks, KACE Board & Staff 

Streaming Plus Package 

In the registration form select the "In-Person Plus Streaming Package" add-on and you will receive a live stream link of the conference that you can share with a team member back at the facility. Your team member will not be eligible for CEs but is welcome to follow along and share in the learning! Limit one link share per paid registration. You will also receive a recording of the convention education that you can view on-demand for CEs after the event in case you miss anything live that week. 


KACE room rate is $128.00 + tax. You must tell them you are with the KACE Convention to get the special rate. Cutoff date for the special rate is July 31, 2023. After this date, the special rates will depend on hotel room availability. You can contact them at (316) 651-0333 or (800) 228-9290.

You can also book online HERE.  

Continuing Education Credit 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT: A total of 24 continuing education clock hours are approved for this event and the optional pre-convention session for adult care home administrators and registered operators by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (LTS# A1427). This includes 14.5 hours in the core area of Administration, and 4.5 hours in the core area of Resident Care. 5.0 hours of Electives are available if the entire convention is attended. Nurses will not receive elective hours. CEU forms must be submitted within 30 days of close of the event (September 25th). Midland Care Connection, Inc. is approved as  a provider of CNE by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 19 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, or LPN re-licensureKansas State Board of Nursing provider number: LT0211-0572.

The Convention schedule is subject to change.

Link to the Pre-Convention Session: 2023 Pre-Session Link

Link to Golf: 2023 Golf Tournament

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