2017 Sixth Annual Summer Symposium


Make plans today to join your colleagues for the sixth annual NCHCFA Summer Symposium.  The three-day event will be August 9-11, 2017 at the Embassy Suites Resort at Kingston Plantation, Myrtle Beach, SC.  Call the Embassy Suites Resort at (800) 876-0010 to reserve your overnight room. Use group code “HCA” to identify yourself as a NC Health Care Facilities Association Convention attendee! 


Important Information

Please contact the Association office at (919) 782-3827 or allisond@nchcfa.org if you have any special needs such as special diet requirements, etc.  All educational sessions are subject to time, topic and/or speaker changes, as necessary.  Changes will be noted in Update weekly “Summer Symposium Highlights.”  Room temperatures are difficult to regulate in large settings so please bring a sweater/jacket if you are cold natured.


Registration Information

NCHCFA members should note that there is a reduced registration fee for registration forms received in the Association office on or before Friday, July 21, 2017.  Registration forms received after this date or at the door will be charged a higher registration fee.


All employees of a member/nonmember facility must register for a Full Summer Symposium Package.  An employee of a facility CANNOT register as a 2017 Trade Associate Member/Guest.  Registration for Symposium activities is as follows:


Full Summer Symposium Package

This comprehensive package includes all scheduled activities:  admission to all NCHCFA educational sessions, refreshment breaks/continental breakfast at educational sessions, Symposium packet and souvenir, admission into Chairman's Welcoming Reception, “Laughing in the Face of Change” Lunch & Program, and NCHCFA Day at the Beach.


2017 Trade Associate Member/Guest Package

This package is intended for 2017 Trade Associate Members or the spouse/guest of a facility only.  Registration includes: Chairman's Welcoming Reception, “Laughing in the Face of Change” Lunch & Program, and NCHCFA Day at the Beach.  This registration does not include entry into any educational sessions.


CEU Information

NC nursing home administrators can earn up to 11.5 hours of continuing education for all educational sessions.   The North Carolina Health Care Facilities Association is a Registered Sponsor of continuing education with the NC State Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators.  Comments regarding the Registered Sponsor Course may be addressed to NCBENHA, 3733 National Drive, Suite 110, Raleigh, NC 27612.


NCHCFA will issue a certificate of completion for up to 11.5 education contact hours for nurses.


Cancellation Policies

Summer Symposium registration fees will be fully reimbursed for written cancellations made on or before Friday, July 21, 2017.  There will be a 50 percent processing fee for all cancellations made after Friday, July 21, 2017, but received on or before Friday, July 28, 2017.  No refunds will be available for cancellations made after Friday, July 28, 2017.



Dress for the Summer Symposium is business casual. 

  • When

  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - Friday, August 11, 2017

  • Where

  • Embassy Suites Resort at Kingston Plantation
    9800 Queensway Blvd.
    Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29572