Each teleconference will be held from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Central on its respective date.

Dial: 1.877.805.4394 | Conference Code: 705 786 4093

Topics and speakers may change. Please contact cfrederick4@sphealth.org with any questions


January 16, 2019              

“Patient Rights: Informed Consent, Confidentiality, and Release of Information”

Martha Ryan, RN, MS, JD, Vice President, Clinical Services

Horizon Health


February 20, 2019           

“Human Trafficking”

 Joanne Phillips, Program Director

Regional West Medical Center


March 20, 2019                 


Debbie Millet, DNP, MSN, MBA, RN-BC, NEA-BC

Vice President, Clinical Services

Horizon Health


April 17, 2019                    

“Senior Bullying”  

Kim Kross, Community Education Manager II

University of Toledo Medical Center


May 15, 2019                     

“Duty to Protect/Duty to Warn”

Dr. Ralph M. May, PsyD

Indiana Regional Medical Center


June – August 2019        

No Teleconferences


September 18, 2019       

“Treating Veterans with Specialized Trauma Care”

Rodney Drafts, LCSW, Clinical Director

Mercy Catholic Health


October 16, 2019             

“Mental Health: Then and Now”

Nola Newton, MA, CRC, Community Education Manager

Johnson Regional Medical Center


November 20, 2019        

“Medical Withdrawal Treatment”

 Skyla Nieves, Nursing Director, Behavioral Health Services

Marli Parobek, Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Astria Toppenish, Sunny Side, Washington


December 2019               

No Teleconferences