Attendee Information

Save the Date for the 67th Annual IHCA Convention & Expo
Quality: The Ultimate Frontier
September 11-14, 2017 | Peoria, IL

Convention is right around the corner... register today!

The Preliminary Program for IHCA's 67th Annual Convention & Expo is now available. Click here to view it. The program contains a detailed agenda, session descriptions, registration information and more! 

Don't forget to download the Convention App!  The 2017 IHCA Convention App allows you to plan your convention schedule, view the presentations, take notes during sessions, find exhibitors in the expo and more! For more information on how to use the app, click here
NEW This Year: More Ways to Register!
This year IHCA is offering more ways to register, including a new one person, one day option, and the return of online registration! For more information on the different ways to register, see below. NOTE: Early registration deadline is August 11. Click here for fee information.

IHCA Member facilities will be able to register online through the Member Portal and will need to make sure the staff members they wish to register are entered into the system prior to registration. Click here to view instructions on how to add a new contact to your organization record.
 
Facility: IHCA member and non-member facilities pay a single fee to register up to 20 employees. There is a $50 charge for each additional person after the first 20. Corporate office employees cannot register under a facility name.

Click here to register your facility online.

ID/DD 16-bed and under facility: IHCA member ID/DD 16-bed and under facilities pay a single fee to register up to 20 employees for a group of two to four facilities that have the same administrator/resident services director. There is a $50 charge for each additional person after the first 20. Single ID/DD 16-bed and under facilities may register the administrator/resident services director only for $345. This option is not available to a non-member ID/DD 16-bed and under facility. Corporations with multiple CILA sites, please call IHCA offices for registration fees.

Corporate office: IHCA member and non-member multi-facility corporate offices pay a single fee to register up to 20 employees who work only for the corporation and not in a facility. There is a $50 charge for each additional person after the first 20.

One Day Registration: IHCA members and non-members who can only attend one day of the convention will pay a reduced rate of $299 member/$399 non-member (per person). *You MUST designate which day you will attend when registering.

Click here to register for one day of convention. 

IHCA individual member, Long Term Care Nurses Association (LTCNA) member, or physician: Persons meeting this qualification pay $345 to register for the convention.

Click here to register as an IHCA Individual Member.

If you have any questions, or need assistance with your registration, please contact the IHCA office at 800-252-8988. 

Agenda

Monday, Sept. 11
8:30 – 10:30 a.m.                           Board of Directors Meeting
11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.                        IHCA PAC/The Center-PAC Golf Outing  
5 – 7 pm.                                        Golf Outing Reception 
4 – 8 p.m.                                       Convention Registration Desk Open 

Tuesday, Sept. 12
7 a.m. – 5 p.m.                               Convention Registration Desk Open 
7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.                          IHCA Bookstore Open 
9 – 11 a.m.                                     Opening General Session
11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.                        Expo/Lunch
1:30 - 3 p.m.                                   Educational Sessions
3:30 – 5 p.m.                                  Educational Sessions
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.                             Oksnevad 5K Run/Walk 
6:30 - 9 p.m.                                 Party on the Riverfront

Wednesday, Sept. 13
7 a.m. – 5 p.m.                               Convention Registration Desk Open 
7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.                          IHCA Bookstore Open 
7:30 – 9:30 a.m.                             Ovations: A Celebration of Long Term Care Nurses
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.                               Alzheimer’s and Dementia Training
8 – 9:30 a.m.                                  Educational Sessions
10 – 11:30 a.m.                              Educational Sessions
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.                        Expo/Lunch 
1 – 2:30 p.m.                                  Educational Sessions
3 – 4:30 p.m.                                  Educational Sessions
5 – 7 p.m.                                       Legislative Reception 

Thursday, Sept. 14
7 a.m. – 1 p.m.                               Convention Registration Desk Open 
7 a.m. – 1 p.m.                               IHCA Bookstore Open 
8 – 9:30 a.m.                                  Educational Sessions
9:45 – 11:15 a.m.                           Educational Sessions
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.                        Educational Sessions

 

Convention Hotel Information

Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette
501 Main Street
Peoria, IL 61602
$148 per night
1-800-MARRIOTT
Click here to book a room online

Courtyard by Marriott
533 Main Street
Peoria, IL  61602
$148 per night
309-671-5050
Click here to book a room online

Embassy Suites East Peoria
100 Conference Center Dr.
East Peoria, IL 61611
$152 per night
309-694-0200

Par A Dice Hotel
7 Blackjack Blvd.
East Peoria, IL 61611
800-547-0711  Group code 0910HEA
Rate $102 per night
Reservations can also be made by going to this exact website http://www.paradicecasino.com/groups and typing in code 0910HEA.

Holiday Inn & Suites
101 Holiday Street
East Peoria, IL 61611
800-465-4329
Double Queen $145 per night
Jr. Suite $155 per night
Click here to make reservations online