Entries by Emily Trask

What the US and Bermuda Have in Common: “Perspectives” from Dr. Claudette Fleming, Executive Director of Age Concern Bermuda

The challenges associated with aging demographics go well beyond the usual and customary calls for more professional, trained personnel, age appropriate accommodations, or medical and rehabilitation services. While all of these are needed, according to Claudette Fleming, DDippl, the Executive Director of Age Concern Bermuda, the history of how we got where we are, or […]

The 2016 Summer Leadership Conference Focused on Long-Term Care Leadership Being Held at the Fairmont Southampton, July 25 – July 29

Southampton, Bermuda – July 25, 2016 – The Summer Leadership Conference (SLC), an annual event coordinated by the NYC-ACHCA and NYSHFA/NYSCAL, is now underway at the Fairmont Southampton through July 29. The event brings together leaders in the long-term care field, including CEOs, facility owners, ACHCA and NYSHFA members and nonmembers, and healthcare company providers, […]

NEW THIS YEAR! Leadership in Healthcare – International Perspectives

We’re pleased to add a new, international perspective to the Conference this year. We will have presentations from two Bermudian healthcare leaders about the challenges of serving a growing aged population in Bermuda. Dr. Claudette Fleming is the Executive Director of Age Concern Bermuda, the most important advocacy group for issues of persons of age […]

Bermuda Shorts: An Interview with Mark J. Finkelstein, M.P.S., FACHCA, CNHA, Administrator of Hughes Health and Rehabilitation, Inc.

Mark J. Finkelstein, M.P.S., FACHCA, CNHA, is the administrator of Hughes Health and Rehabilitation, Inc., and serves as the vice president of the organization’s Board of Directors. He has been a licensed nursing home administrator since 1972, and has served in various management capacities in his career. How long have you been attending the Summer […]

Bermuda Shorts: An Interview with Toni Lynn Davis, MHA, CNHA, FACHCA, Executive Director & President, Green Hill, Inc.

Toni Lynn Davis, MHA, CNHA, FACHCA, Executive Director & President, Green Hill, Inc. How long have you been attending the Summer Leadership Conference? “On and off for about 34 years….I used to go with my mother when she was Executive Director.” Why do you attend? What keeps you coming back? “It’s refreshing to sit with […]

5 Steps to Building & Leading a More Results-Driven Team

Summer Leadership Conference: An educational program facilitated by Dr. Bryan K. Williams, D.M. After participating in this program, you can expect to: Know what it takes to be a leader whom others want to follow Be better at communicating each member of your team’s role Empower your team members to connect to a greater purpose Summer […]

An Interview with Larry Slatky, Summer Leadership Conference Organizer

Larry’s History with the Summer Leadership Conference In the early 1980s, while working at Parkview Nursing Home (Larry started there at 17!), I got more involved in the American College of Healthcare Administrator’s. Young managers and administrators couldn’t afford to go to national/regional meetings. So I volunteered on the conference and education committees for the […]