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RIHCA - Rhode Island Health Center Association


Rhode Island Health Center Association, Mass League of Community Health Centers and Maine Primary Care Association invite you to attend Federal Tort Claims Act University (FTCAU)

The Federal Tort Claims Act University (FTCAU): is an innovative training conference that is being offered to members of the health center community. FTCAU provides a great opportunity for seasoned quality and risk management professionals and new professionals to learn from experts, leaders, and government officials about FTCA, healthcare quality and risk management, and related subjects. Over the course of two days, attendees will participate in interactive presentations and exercises that are specifically geared toward health center grantees in New England.

Conference details: Ashworth by the Sea, Hampton, NH
Monday, 9/18/2017 - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday, 9/19/2017 7:30am - 4:45pm

Speakers include:
  • Christopher Gibbs, JD, MPH
  • Amy Goldbert-Alberts MBA, CPHRM, FASHRM
  • Patricia Stahura, RN, MSN
  • Nancy Napolitano, BS
  • Christine Boyer, RN, JD, ESQ
  • Lee Patrick, RN, BHA, MBA, CPHRM, HEM, CPASRM
  • Caitlin Palacios, Esq.
  • David Levin, Esq.
  • Click here for the full agenda (subject to change)

    There are two steps to the FTCA U registration process. You MUST complete both to be registered


    Click HERE to complete a pre-session survey for HRSA.

    Click HERE to complete registration and payment. Cost $175pp. Breakfast and lunch are included.

    Hotel reservations at the Ashworth by the Sea may be made by calling (603) 926-6762 and asking for the New England Primary Care Association block by 8/20.

    Participants are strongly encouraged to bring a laptop or other mobile device with access to the email used to register for this event as there will be interactive sessions and surveys to complete

    Questions? Contact Gail Stout

    If you are a health center grantee in New England, enroll in FTCAU to learn from the experts. FTCAU will offer an interactive learning environment on the following topics:

  • FTCA
  • Healthcare Quality
  • Risk Management
  • Claims Management
  • Patient Safety
  • Who should attend?

  • Quality Improvement Coordinators
  • Risk Managers
  • Administrators
  • Clinicians
  • Board Member