BONNIE FOSTER
RN, BSN, M.ED
While a national speaker on healthcare issues, Ms. Foster’s additional responsibilities include management of health care facilities, mock surveys, trouble shooting on State and Federal regulations throughout the United States. As nurse consultant for Long Term Care facilities for Enforcement Regulations, Scope and Severity, her professional publications include: MDS, PPS, Resident Care Plans, Restorative Nursing, Legal and Ethical; Documentation, Survey Survival, Quality Assessment and Assurance; and Management for Nurses. Ms. Foster teaches seminars for Cross Country Education and sits on the Board of HCPRO.
DELORES DARNELL
MBA, NHA, RN, CDP, RAC-CT
Delores has been a practicing gerontological nurse since 1976 and a practicing nursing home administrator since 1985. She is a certified dementia practitioner, is RAC certified and is a facilitator and certified trainer for the Respecting Choices- POST/POLST Initiative. She earned both her undergraduate degree and MBA in Health Care Administration and was a Ph.D. candidate at VCU in Health Care Administration in 2007. Ms. Darnell has been a presenter and trainer for the Virginia Health Care Association as well as for CCR Academies and CCR Caucuses.
May A. Thomas
MD, FACP, AGSF, CMD
Dr. Thomas has over 30 years of experience in a combination of Academic and Clinical Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. She is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and American Geriatric Society. Dr. Thomas has been a Certified Medical Director since 2002 and has worked in Long Term Care, Assisted Living and Continuum of Care settings. She also has extensive clinical experience in Sub Acute Rehab Medicine in the LTC setting. As an Academic Physician she has lectured and presented locally and nationally. Post retirement from clinical medicine, Dr. Thomas started her own business, Thomas Partnered Health as a Health Coach and Geriatric Care Educator. She is a Duke Integrative Medicine educated and trained Health Coach and does health coaching and gives seminars and workshops on Health and Geriatric Care topics. Dr. Thomas has been featured on Philadelphia radio, the Internet on Radio Vision Network, was Health Editor and Contributor to a South Jersey Magazine and in 2016 was named one of the Who’s Who making a difference in Health Care in South Jersey.
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Terry Rodwancy
MSN, MA, MBA, LNHA, B C-RN, NEA-BC, RAC-CT
Ms. Rodwancy has dedicated 32 years of her career to the healthcare field. This has provided her with a wealth of experience and skills to utilize with all clients. She specializes in acute and post-acute continuum of care strategies, clinical transformation, clinical effectiveness, program development, start-ups, strategic planning, and organizational and process design/redesign. Her broad experience includes working with acute and post-acute programs, care management across the continuum, ambulatory care/primary care, inpatient care, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, skilled nursing facilities, long-term acute care hospitals, dialysis, and home health/hospice/palliative care, Health Plans, Medical Home Models, Federally Qualified Health Plan, organizations of faith, non-profits, for-profits, and outpatient settings.