EMERGING TOPICS SEMINARS
For the 2014 Congress, ACHE has purposely left a handful of numbered sessions open for late-breaking topics. Throughout the Congress brochure, in lieu of session titles and faculty, these sessions simply state, “Reserved for Emerging Topics.”
We have now assigned all the Congress sessions.
The Innovation Center: Taking Action to Improve Care and Reduce Costs
Tuesday, March 25
2:15 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
Valinda R. Rutledge
CEO/President, Rutledge Health Care Consulting
George F. Lewis
Vice President, Kettering Physician Network
David R. Nerenz, PhD
Director, Center for Health Services Research Henry Ford Health System
Timothy A. Peterson, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, Department of Emergency Medicine
Growing numbers of innovators—healthcare executives, clinicians, community leaders and more—are participating in models being tested across the country by the U.S. Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (the Innovation Center) to improve the quality and reduce the costs of patient care. To date, the Innovation Center has introduced hundreds of initiatives that will affect the lives of Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries and their care providers on both state and national levels. Discover the role of the CMS Innovation Center and the impact the funded projects will have on future payment and service delivery models.
Discover the breakthrough strategies leading healthcare organizations are developing to improve patient safety and promote care that is coordinated across healthcare settings
Explore how these healthcare organizations are investing in primary care transformation and creating new bundled payments for care episodes
Inspiring Continuous Quality Improvement in Your Hospital, Lessons Learned from the American College of Surgeons
Tuesday, March 25
David Hoyt, MD
Executive Director, American College of Surgeons
Dr. Clifford Ko
Director, Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons
Our nation's quality goals can only be achieved if hospital executives and physicians work together. In this interactive, live-streamed event, leaders from the American College of Surgeons will discuss real-world examples of what it will take to drive continuous quality improvement in our nation's hospitals, and how surgeons and executives can work together to ensure their hospitals provide the best possible care while reducing costs. Audience members are encouraged to join the discussion via Q&A and social media.
- Identify specific tactics that improve the patient experience and market performance
- Develop a personal training map to stay on the quality course
The Change Paradox: Early Indictors of the Next Generation Model
Wednesday, March 26 (A)
Thursday, March 27 (B)
Brian J. Silverstein, MD
President, HC Wisdom
Vice President, Total Rewards, Walgreens
Matthew C. Levin
Executive Vice President and Head of Global Strategy, Aon
This session will explore the change paradox in healthcare and what you can do today to prepare for the next generation healthcare system by taking advantage of emerging payment and innovative delivery models. Managing the health of populations will require a fundamentally new business model that involves new data systems, operations and management teams. The reality is that population health management is a different business model.
Understand the key competencies in how to deliver value-based care
Appreciate how a new organization is required to be successful in this endeavor
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