SHHRPP has applied for HRCI certification and recertification credit. Typically points are applied at 1 per educational hour. There is a total of 7.0 program hours available. It is the individual’s responsibility to track their own educational hours. For more information on HR Certification, visit: www.hrci.org.


Registration fees are for individual SHHRPP members and non-members. If you do not have an individual membership, please pay the non-member price.

Checks should be payable to “SHHRPP”. *We do not accept credit card payments.

Cancellations must be submitted by noon on 9/30/2015. No refunds will be given; substi-tutions will be allowed. After 9/30/2015, all unpaid registrations will be invoiced.

9:00 am to 10:00 am Registration/Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors & Sponsors Sponsored by:

10:00 am to 10:05 am


James Papp, 2015 SHHRPP President

10:05 am to 11:15 “The Delivery of Compassionate, Con-nected Care: A Roadmap to Reducing Patient and Staff Suffering”

Presented by: Renee Carolan from

Press Ganey

11:15 am to 11:30 am

Break with Exhibitors & Sponsors Sponsored by:

11:30 am to 12:30 pm Successfully Navigating Recent Employ-ment and Labor Developments Presented by: Lynn C. Outwater, JD, SPHR, Senior Shareholder of Jackson Lewis P.C. The latest employment and labor law up-dates affecting Pennsylvania health care em-ployers will be discussed. Practical advice and insights will be provided on what these developments mean to healthcare employers and what they should be doing as a result.

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Awards Luncheon and Presentation

Awards Sponsored by: Jackson Lewis PC Luncheon Sponsored by: Ogletree,

Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Steward, P.C.

1:30 pm to 2:45 pm

Legal Overview

Presented by: W. Scott Hardy, Managing Shareholder, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Steward, P.C.

2:45 pm to 3:00 pm. Break with Exhibitors and Sponsors Sponsored by:

3:00 pm to 4:15 pm “Healthcare Compensation – An Overview of the Current Market and Future Trends”

Presented by: Thomas Cummins, CCP,

National Practice Leader, Gallagher Surveys A look at the current healthcare compensa-tion market in Pennsylvania and what to ex-pect in the future.

4:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Membership Meeting

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm


6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Reception

Sponsored by:

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm


Friday, October 16, 2015

8:00 am to 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors Sponsored by:

8:30 am to 8:45 am

Prize Drawing

8:45 am to 10:00 am

Work Happier: How to Inspire an

Engaged Workplace

Presented by: Julie Ann Sullivan from Learning Never Ends

10:00 am to 11:00 am

Benefit Trends and Employee


Presented by: Norm Kerr Buck Consultants

11:00 am to 12:15 pm


Presented by: Sagewell

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Board of Directors Meeting

(By Invitation Only)

SHHRPP Annual Conference – Schedule of Events Registration Form

* If you are registering for the two-day event before September 15, 2015, use the Member Rate of $150

* If you are registering for the two-day event after September 15, 2015, use the Member Rate of $175

* If you are registering for the one full-day event on Thursday, October 15, 2015, use the Member Rate of $75. NOTE: The evening dinner is an additional cost of $25, you will have to select this option during the registration process

* If you are registering for the half day event on Friday, October 16, 2015, use the Member Rate of $50

Please mail check and/or email registration


Peggy Maxwell
Society of Healthcare Human Resources Professionals of Pennsylvania
515 Wood Street, Ellwood City, PA 16117 pmaxwell@zoominternet.net