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Saturday 7:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Improving Hospital-Physician Relations: A Journey From Autonomy to Partnership

Improving the Patient Experience to Build Customer Loyalty

Sunday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Baldrige Boot Camp

CEO Boot Camp

COO Boot Camp

New Healthcare Leader Boot Camp

Middle Manager Boot Camp

Physician Executive Boot Camp

Sunday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Modern Healthcare Hall of Fame Reception and Dinner

Monday 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

Speed Networking and First-Time Orientation

Monday 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Opening Session: Achieving the Potential of Health System Transformation

Monday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Emotional Intelligence Assessment

Fellows' Forum #1 with Susan Dentzer

Masters Series #1: Information Technology Integration

Student Associate Orientation

01A
Moving Toward Medicare Breakeven: Leaving No Rock Unturned
J. Thornton Kirby, FACHE
Mark R. Chassin, MD

02A
Achieving Asset Optimization: A Strategic Approach to Aligning Assets With Mission and Market Imperatives
Tracy L. Duberman, PhD, FACHE
Duane Buringrud, MD
Leslie Solomon

03A
Bundles of Joy: Financial and Legal Considerations for Participation in Bundled Payments
Craig E. Deao

04A
Population Health: Designing and Implementing Successful Programs to Integrate Care Across the Continuum
Darin V. Goss, FACHE
Daryl L. Elder
Douglas Faigel, MD
Mario Zamarripa

05A
Building for the Future Using Lean Methods, Models and Metrics
Joseph F. John, FACHE
Donald I. Brunn, FACHE

06A
Discovering The Essential Core Skills of Your Leadership
Razvan Marinescu, MD, FACHE
Sandra C. Bailey, FACHE
Katie Nelson
Edward M. Rafalski, PhD, FACHE

07A
Develop Your Personal Brand
Nancy Jennings, DBA, FACHE
Richard C. Cleland, FACHE

08A
How to Effectively Engage Providers for Transformational Change Initiatives
Michael H. Covert, FACHE
Tom Chessum

09A
Leading Change in Primary Care Delivery: Transitioning Beyond Medical Homes to ACOs
Steven Hess
Guy Scalzi

10A
The Clinician's Role in Developing a Patient Experience Strategy
Chip Caldwell, FACHE
Elaine S. Couture
Joseph Landsman

11A
Assessing and On-Boarding New Physician Leaders
Anthony L. Cirillo, FACHE
James I. Merlino, MD

12A
Optimizing Healthcare Operations for Health Reform and Beyond
F. Kenneth Ackerman Jr., FACHE
David A. Bjork, PhD

13A
Reducing Readmissions at Yale-New Haven Hospital: A Comprehensive Approach to Reducing Costs and Improving Quality
Jonathan Burroughs, MD, FACHE
Steven H. Berger, FACHE

14A
Physician Alignment: Dos and Taboos
Rosemarie T. Dunn, FACHE

15A
From Leading Physician to Physician Leader: What Motivates Physicians to Participate in Leadership Development Programs?
Thomas J. Balcezak, MD, FACHE
Richard D'Aquila, FACHE
Alan Kliger, MD

16A
Four Steps, Millions in Savings: An Award-Winning Enterprise Labor Management Strategy
Ramona G. Lacy, FACHE
Bonnie L. Barndt-Maglio
Nancy M. Rongo

17A
Hardwiring Culture Into Operations

Monday 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

The Benchmarks Workshop

Monday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The Benchmarks Plus Emotional Intelligence Workshop

Monday 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Advancement Information Session #1

Monday 2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Masters Series #2: Executive Leadership

01B
Moving Toward Medicare Breakeven: Leaving No Rock Unturned

02B
Achieving Asset Optimization: A Strategic Approach to Aligning Assets With Mission and Market Imperatives

03B
Bundles of Joy: Financial and Legal Considerations for Participation in Bundled Payments

04B
Population Health: Designing and Implementing Successful Programs to Integrate Care Across the Continuum

05B
Building for the Future Using Lean Methods, Models and Metrics

06B
Discovering the Essential Core Skills of Your Leadership

07B
Develop Your Personal Brand

08B
How to Effectively Engage Providers for Transformational Change Initiatives

09B
Leading Change in Primary Care Delivery: Transitioning Beyond Medical Homes to ACOs

10B
The Clinician’s Role in Developing a Patient Experience Strategy

11B
Assessing and On-Boarding New Physician Leaders

12B
Optimizing Healthcare Operations for Health Reform and Beyond

13B
Reducing Readmissions at Yale-New Haven Hospital: A Comprehensive Approach to Reducing Costs and Improving Quality

14B
Physician Alignment: Dos and Taboos

15B
From Leading Physician to Physician Leader: What Motivates Physicians to Participate in Leadership Development Programs?

16B
Four Steps, Millions in Savings: An Award-Winning Enterprise Labor Management Strategy

17B
Hardwiring Culture Into Operations

S01A
Leadership Development for Developing Leaders
MG (Ret) David A. Rubenstein, FACHE

S02A
How to Succeed as an Early Careerist
Edwin G. Ibay, JD
Sue Payne, RN

S03A
Essential Ethics for the Success of Organizations and Their New Leaders

Monday 2:15 PM - 5:30 PM

18
Achieving Sustainable Breakthrough Excellence Through Systematic Leadership
Shari J. Welch, MD, FACHE
Thomas A. Atchison, EdD

19
Health Intelligence: Information as an Asset for Success
Michael Nowicki, EdD, FACHE

20
Basic Hospital Financial Management
Donna M. O'Brien, FACHE
Darlena D. Chadwick, RN, FACHE
Jeffrey A. Flaks, FACHE
Bruce Holstien
Keith J. Weinhold, FACHE

21
Lean, Six Sigma and Innovation: Compatible Partners

Monday 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Advancement Information Session #2

Monday 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM

Achieving Rapid Execution of Strategy: Critical Attributes of Margin Improvement

Career Opportunities in International Health

Eliminating Harm Across the Board: Achieving Ideal Safety

The Mentor-Mentee Relationship: Making a Difference

23A
Innovative and Successful Transformations to Population Health Management
Paul Grossman
Patty Jobbitt

24A
Cutting Through the Hype: Making Sense of Data Analytics
Maureen E. McClusky, FACHE
Howard Guzik, MD
Marisol Salcedo

25A
The Value of HIEs and Predictive Analytics in Healthcare: A Multi-Stakeholder Perspective
Michael G. Brokloff, FACHE
Claudia E. Crist, RN, FACHE

26A
Healthcare Law 123s and ABCs: 10 Topics Every Executive Should Know
John H. Daniels, FACHE
Stephen Lawless, MD

27A
CEO Compensation: A Roadmap for Success
Carson F. Dye, FACHE
Matthew J. Lambert III, MD, FACHE

28A
The American Healthcare Reformation: What's Next?
John Byrnes, MD
Susan Teman

29A
Developing a Systemwide Approach to Service Line Planning
Erin O'Connor
Anne Meara, RN
Bill Shanahan

30A
Implementation of New Technologies in Patient-Centered Design
Joseph F. Damore, FACHE
Curtis A. Kretzinger

31A
Patient Service Navigator: Improving Quality, Services and Reducing Costs Under the ACA
Betsy C. Taylor

32A
Moving Physician Acquisition From Doing the Deal to Delivering Value
Tim M. Strickland, FACHE
Josiah S. Johnson

33A
Leveraging the Engagement of Board Members and Physicians to Increase Charitable Giving
Christy H. Lemak, PhD, FACHE
Justin Dimick, MD

34A
Health Reform and Community Benefit: Implications and Opportunities Beyond Tax Exemption
Jennifer L. Tomasik
Susan Hassmiller

S01B
Leadership Development for Developing Leaders

S02B
How to Succeed as an Early Careerist

S03B
Essential Ethics for the Success of Organizations and Their New Leaders

Monday 5:45 PM - 6:15 PM

Speed Networking

Monday 9:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Fellows "After Hours" Reception

Tuesday 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

AUPHA/ACHE Joint Breakfast

Tuesday Hot Topic #1: Federal Update: CEO Insights on Health Insurance Exchanges From the State, Federal and Partnership Perspective

Tuesday Hot Topic #2: Addressing Value-Based Care and Population Health: Two Successful Models

Women Healthcare Executives Breakfast

Tuesday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Achieving Rapid Execution of Strategy: Critical Attributes of Margin Improvement

Eliminating Harm Across the Board: Achieving Ideal Safety

23B
Innovative and Successful Transformations to Population Health Management

24B
Cutting Through the Hype: Making Sense of Data Analytics

25B
The Value of HIEs and Predictive Analytics in Healthcare: A Multi-Stakeholder Perspective

26B
Healthcare Law 123s and ABCs: 10 Topics Every Executive Should Know

27B
CEO Compensation: A Roadmap for Success

28B
The American Healthcare Reformation: What's Next?

29B
Developing a Systemwide Approach to Service Line Planning

30B
Implementation of New Technologies in Patient-Centered Design

31B
Patient Service Navigator: Improving Quality, Services and Reducing Costs Under the ACA

32B
Moving Physician Acquisition From Doing the Deal to Delivering Value

33B
Leveraging the Engagement of Board Members and Physicians to Increase Charitable Giving

34B
Health Reform and Community Benefit: Implications and Opportunities Beyond Tax Exemption

S04A
A Young Professional's Toolkit
Andrea B. Paciello, FACHE
Gina M. Cronin
Kathryn Handley
Jeremy L. Jenkins
Monique Porter

S05A
The Courage to Lead: Developing Leaders to Meet Tomorrow’s Challenges
Jack A. Gilbert, EdD, FACHE

S06A
Developing the Next Generation of Leaders: Lessons From the First 10 Years
Rick Majzun, FACHE

Tuesday 8:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Advanced Hospital Financial Management

36
Redesign Your Medical Staff for Health Reform
Jared D. Lock, PhD
Patrick J. Martin, FACHE

37
Leading Into an Unknowable Future: Creating a Committed Workforce
Jonathan Burroughs, MD, FACHE

38
Aligning Ethical Principles With Organizational Leadership, Decision Making and Culture

Tuesday 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Managing Hospital-Employed Physicians: Lessons from the Field

Achieving Performance Excellence With Baldrige and The Joint Commission

Change Management Leadership Assessment Online

Headhunters Forum

Masters Series #3: Physician Integration and Alignment

41A
Equity of Care: How Diverse Leadership and Targeted Strategies Reduce Disparities
Gina L. Calder, FACHE
Vivian Argento, MD

42A
Physician Leader Integration: Strategies for Success
Christine J. McIntyre, FACHE

43A
Creating Inpatient Capacity Without Building More Beds
Michael A. Mayo, FACHE
Nancy E. Simon, FACHE

44A
Population, Public and Community Health: What Healthcare Executives Need to Know
James M. Daniel Jr., JD
Bruce P. Kupper, FACHE

45A
Your Career Is a Marathon: Training to Win
Carol L. Schmidt, FACHE
Patricia A. Maryland, DrPH

46A
Effectively Leading a More Experienced Workforce: A “Young” CEO’s Perspective
Michele M. Molden, FACHE
Martha C. Hauser

47A
What is Missing from Your Business Continuity Plan? Lessons From Recent Healthcare Disasters
David Rowlee, PhD
Zachary N. Besheer, FACHE
John Hayden

48A
How to Make the Affordable Care Act Work Within Any Community
Jennifer Volland, RN, FACHE
Tom Bauer
Lynn Bergman

49A
Collaboration Between the Board, Medical Leadership and Quality Committee to Improve Patient Outcomes
Kevin E. O'Connor

50A
$40 Million Margin Improvement Over 18 Months: A CEO-Level Organization Redesign for Accountability
Don Seymour

51A
The Role of Nursing in Health Reform: Strategic, Operational and Leadership Perspectives
Alan M. Zuckerman, FACHE
Howard Grant

52A
Reducing Costs, Improving Care: Using IT to Achieve Strategic Objectives
Marta Karlov
John S. Toussaint, MD

S04B
A Young Professional's Toolkit

S05B
The Courage to Lead: Developing Leaders to Meet Tomorrow’s Challenges

S06B
Developing the Next Generation of Leaders: Lessons From the First 10 Years

Tuesday 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Advancement Information Session #3

Power/Influence Assessment

Tuesday 2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Managing Hospital-Employed Physicians: Lessons from the Field

Achieving Performance Excellence With Baldrige and The Joint Commission

Masters Series #4: Quality and Process Improvement

41B
Equity of Care: How Diverse Leadership and Targeted Strategies Reduce Disparities

42B
Physician Leader Integration: Strategies for Success

43B
Creating Inpatient Capacity Without Building More Beds

44B
Population, Public and Community Health: What Healthcare Executives Need to Know

45B
Your Career Is a Marathon: Training to Win

46B
Effectively Leading a More Experienced Workforce: A “Young” CEO’s Perspective

47B
What Is Missing From Your Business Continuity Plan? Lessons From Recent Healthcare Disasters

48B
How to Make the Affordable Care Act Work Within Any Community

49B
Collaboration Between the Board, Medical Leadership and Quality Committee to Improve Patient Outcomes

50B
$40 Million Margin Improvement Over 18 Months: CEO-Level Organization Redesign for Accountability

51B
The Role of Nursing in Health Reform: Strategic, Operational and Leadership Perspectives

52B
Reducing Costs, Improving Care: Using IT to Achieve Strategic Objectives

S07A
From Student to Healthcare Professional: A Deliberate Approach to Career Planning
Andrew M. Hillig, FACHE
Brett W. Norell, FACHE
Seth R. Teigen, FACHE

S08A
Leveraging Social Media, Branding and Marketing for Growth
Laurie K. Baedke, FACHE
Natalie D. Lamberton, FACHE

S09A
Should Leaders Bring Their Emotions to Work? Linking Emotional Intelligence to Leadership
Brian E. Sweeney, FACHE
Megan L. Illg

Tuesday 2:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Clinically Integrated Network Formation: Case Presentation and Lessons Learned

Leading Patient Flow: Improving Care Through New Ideas

55
CEO Governance Roundtable
Michael E. Frisina, PhD
Joseph S. Bujak, MD

56
Innovation: The Way to Design Your Future
Kenneth H. Cohn, MD
Leonard H. Friedman, PhD, FACHE
Amy Stockhausen, MD

57
The Innovation Center: Taking Action to Improve Care and Reduce Costs
Jamie L. Haeuser
Jaquetta B. Clemons, DrPH, FACHE

Tuesday 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM

Current Issues in International Healthcare

Leading Healthcare Transformation: The Board’s Role

60X
Quality Improvement: Approaches and Outcomes
Kathryn W. Zavaleta, FACHE
Patricia A. Kersey, FACHE

61X
Wellness ROI: An Evaluation of HHS’ FedStrive Program
Ana P. McKee, MD

62X
The Bedside Concierge Program: Improving Continuity of Care and Medication Compliance
Donise Musheno
Sheila R. Bennett
Brandon Reece

63X
Leveraging Telehealth to Reduce Costs, Improve Outcomes in Small, Rural and Independent Hospitals
Nancy LeMaster
Kathy Chase, PharmD
Susan Samet, PharmD

64X
Positioning for Value: Transforming Campuses and Facilities in the Health Reform Era
Gregory Spencer

65X
The Inside Healthcare Market: How Exchanges Will Change Your Strategy
Sonya Pease, MD
Mike Schweitzer, MD

66X
Inspiring Continuous Quality Improvement in Your Hospital, Lessons Learned from the American College of Surgeons

67X
The Ongoing Reform of Healthcare: A Strategic Conversation
Mark E. Grube
Dan Clarin

68X
A Journey Toward Optimized Resource Utilization
Jim Austin
Meryl Moss

69X
Enhancing the Staff Experience Within a Hospital Environment
Laura L. Rygielski-Preston, FACHE
Melanie Blake, MD
Steven H. Burkett
Kevin M. Spiegel, FACHE
Joseph M. Winick, FACHE

70X
The Board’s Role in EHR Implementation
James F. Veronesi

71X
Geriatric Emergency Medicine Services: A Novel Approach to an Emerging Trend
Deborah Kim
Kevin Arthur
James R. Beddard Jr., FACHE

S07B
From Student to Healthcare Professional: A Deliberate Approach to Career Planning

S08B
Leveraging Social Media, Branding and Marketing for Growth

S09B
Should Leaders Bring Their Emotions to Work? Linking Emotional Intelligence to Leadership

Tuesday 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM

International Affiliate Reception

Wednesday 6:00 AM - 7:30 AM

Annual Fun Run/Walk

Wednesday 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Wednesday Hot Topic Session #1: Hospital Survival: The Pivotal Role of Relationships, Common Goals and Culture Change

Wednesday Hot Topic Session #2: Creating a High-Reliability Organization: Using Lean to Build a Culture of Continuous Improvement

Wednesday 7:15 AM - 8:30 AM

CEO Networking Breakfast

COO Networking Breakfast

ACHE Diversity Address and Breakfast

Early Careerist Networking Breakfast

Group Practice Executive Networking Breakfast

Healthcare Consultant Networking Breakfast

Managed Care Executive Networking Breakfast

Nurse Executive Networking Breakfast

Post-Acute/Chronic-Care Executive Networking Breakfast

Physician Executives Networking Breakfast

Rural Healthcare Executives Networking Breakfast

Wednesday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Leadership Assessment Online Workshop

Richard J. Stull Student Essay Competition in Healthcare Management Finalists' Presentation

72X
LGBT Patient-Centered Care: What Every Executive Needs to Know
Corwin N. Harper, FACHE

73X
Building Collaborative, Effective Physician Relationships in an Academic Medical Center

74X
New IRS Requirements for Tax-Exempt Hospitals
Keith Konkoli
Tom Ringham
Keith Smith, AIA, ACHA

75X
Creating a Patient-Centered Environment Within Today’s Healthcare Dynamics
Maureen Connelly Jones
Jacquelyn Gaines
Joseph F. Scott, FACHE
David D. Whitaker, FACHE

76X
Unique Challenges Facing Women Healthcare Executives
Brian Rosenfeld, MD
Wendy Deibert, RN
Julie A. Reisetter

77X
Key Fundamentals for Effective Governance
Alan S. Kaplan, MD, FACHE
Kevin Vermeer

78X
Acquisition and Integration: Learning From One Hospital’s Successful Results Experience
Maureen M. Washburn, FACHE
Patrick Horine
Darrel J. Scott, FACHE

79X
Thriving as a Smaller Player in an Accountable Care World
Jose Rojas Jr., MD, FACHE
David D. Elgarico
Roy L. Hawkins Jr., FACHE
David Luna, JD
Edward L. Martinez
Shane Snowdon

80X
The Journey to Value-Based Performance
Peter J. Wright, FACHE
Todd Forgie

81X
Physician Performance Management: Strategic Alignment
Andrew N. Garman, PsyD
Mark Coticchia
Tricia J. Johnson, PhD
Ronald S. Lavater, FACHE

82X
The Impact of Physician-Hospital Integration: Lessons for Leaders
Megan North
Thomas Woodruff, PhD
Michelle Zettergren

83X
Determining the Realistic Reimbursement Impact of ICD-10
Jason Clark
John Gustin
Sydney P. Scarborough

84X
Healthcare Management in the Global Context: Education and Practice Patterns Across Countries
Kori Stanosheck

Wednesday 8:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Transforming the Community Hospital Into a Community Health Sytem

86
Becoming Accountable: Transforming the Care Experience Through Patient-Centered Strategies
Shari J. Welch, MD, FACHE
William R. Edmondson, FACHE

87
GROW a Coaching/Mentoring Program to Develop Future Leaders

88
Proven Strategies and Practices to Enhance Your Hospital’s Business Intelligence Outcomes
Jake Poore

89
Forum on Advances in Healthcare Management Research
Richard J. Henley, FACHE
Charzetta H. James, PharmD, FACHE
Melanie Lindsay
Donnie L. Romine
Christine B. Veal

Wednesday 8:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Executive Job Search Workshop

Wednesday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Advancement Information Session #4

Wednesday 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

The ROI on Compassion: Moving Beyond Patient Experience to Improve Quality Outcomes

CEO Circle Session: Transitioning From a Hospital-Driven to a Physician-Driven Health System: A Patient-Centered Strategy

Job Interviewing Skills: Student and Early Careerist Session

91A
The Bankruptcy of Healthcare Measurement: Current State and Future Solutions
Michael O. O'Toole, FACHE
Michelle M. Fisher, FACHE

92A
Redesigning Care Systems to Manage Population Health: Best Practices
Eric Hammelman
Daniel Hoodin

93A
Transforming the Supply Chain: One Organization’s Fast-Track Journey
Devin Gross
Ken Turner

94A
Identifying and Addressing the Underserved and Underinsured in the Community Through Your Health Needs Assessment
Jody R. Rogers, PhD, FACHE

95A
Advanced Practice Providers: A Solution for Meeting Future Healthcare Demands
Susan B. Frampton, PhD

96A
Developing a Strong Pipeline of Future Leaders Within a Healthcare System
Anthony A. Houston Jr., FACHE
Emily Doerhoff

97A
Building the New Delivery System: Strategies for Healthcare Mergers, Acquisitions, and Innovative Partnerships
Stephen M. Merz, FACHE
Merlyn V. LaPaix
William Sledge, MD

98A
The ROI of Empowered Patients: Leveraging IT to Boost Patient Satisfaction Scores
Hoda A. Asmar, MD, FACHE

99A
Succeeding Under Bundled Payment: How to Pick Post-Acute Providers to Ensure Financial Survival and Quality Outcomes
James Landman
Richard Gundling

Wednesday 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Gintzig Lecture and Luncheon

Wednesday 2:15 PM - 3:45 PM

The ROI on Compassion: Moving Beyond Patient Experience to Improve Quality Outcomes

Conflict Management Assessment

Fellows' Forum #2 with Tim King

Job Interviewing Skills: Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Session

91B
The Bankruptcy of Healthcare Measurement: Current State and Future Solutions

92B
Redesigning Care Systems to Manage Population Health: Best Practices

93B
Transforming the Supply Chain: One Organization’s Fast-Track Journey

94B
Identifying and Addressing the Underserved and Underinsured in the Community Through Your Health Needs Assessment

95B
Advanced Practice Providers: A Solution for Meeting Future Healthcare Demands

96B
Developing a Strong Pipeline of Future Leaders Within a Healthcare System

97B
Building the New Delivery System: Strategies for Healthcare Mergers, Acquisitions and Innovative Partnerships

98B
The ROI of Empowered Patients: Leveraging IT to Boost Patient Satisfaction Scores

99B
Succeeding Under Bundled Payment: How to Pick Post-Acute Providers to Ensure Financial Survival and Quality Outcomes

Wednesday 2:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Employment Opportunites in the Federal Sector

Wednesday 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM

100A
Administrative Fellowships: Evaluating and Preparing for This Post-Graduate Career Opportunity
Mark Ott
Jeannette Prochazka, RN

101A
The Impact of Clinical Engineering and IT Relationships on Staff Satisfaction and Productivity
Nicholas R. Tejeda, FACHE

102A
Getting Everyone on Board With Your Patient Experience Strategy
M. Jane Markley, RN, FACHE
Nathan Kottkamp
Ferdinando Mirarchi, DO

103A
Successful Strategies for Payor Partnerships in the Reform Era
Stacey Empson, JD

104A
Moving Forward with Authentic Population Management
Christopher Rees
Barton Sachs, MD, FACHE
Danielle B. Scheurer, MD

105A
The Transition to Population Health Management: Lessons From a Successful ACO
William R. Edmondson, FACHE
Christopher Olivia, MD
Michael Renzi, DO

106A
Payment Innovation Through Physician Alignment: A Case Study on Bundled Payments
Whitney A. Gray, PhD
Tonia Burnette
Jean McDonald

Wednesday 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM

Wednesday Congress Reception

Thursday 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Thursday Hot Topic Session #1: Leadership, Health and Happiness

Thursday Hot Topic Session #2: Healthcare’s Popular Strategies: Separating Fact From Fiction

Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

100B
Administrative Fellowships: Evaluating and Preparing for This Post-Graduate Career Opportunity

101B
The Impact of Clinical Engineering and IT Relationships on Staff Satisfaction and Productivity

102B
Getting Everyone on Board With Your Patient Experience Strategy

103B
Successful Strategies for Payor Partnerships in the Reform Era

104B
Moving Forward with Authentic Population Management

105B
The Transition to Population Health Management: Lessons From a Successful ACO

106B
Payment Innovation Through Physician Alignment: A Case Study on Bundled Payments

Thursday 8:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Navigating Whitewater: How Healthcare Leaders Can Shoot the Rapids from Volume to Value

108
CEO Retirement: A Best Practices Guide
Randy R. Komenski, FACHE
John Popovich Jr., MD
Samuel L. Ross, MD
Ted Slafsky

109
Transitioning From Military to Civilian Healthcare
Robert P. Warda, FACHE
Dr. Muhanad Hirzallah, PhD

110
Strategic Partnering With Physicians, Payors, For-Profits and Private Equity Investors Under Health Reform
J. Larry Tyler, FACHE

Thursday 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Designing the Future of Integrated Behavioral Health

Planning the Best Use of a Major Post-Acute Facility in Uncertain Times

113X
The Discharge Before Noon Challenge: Improving Throughput
William A. Nelson, PhD, HFACHE
Joseph Pepe, MD

114X
From Crisis to Improved Performance: A Critical Access Hospital’s Lean Journey
Kathryn Lovrien
Shelley R. Neal, FACHE

115X
Finding a Successful Physician Alignment Strategy: Knowing When Enough Is Enough
James H. Ford II, FACHE
Dean Krahn, MD

116X
From Reform to Transformed: Improving Organizational Outcomes
Llewellyn E. Piper, PhD, FACHE
Erin R. Tallman

117X
Survival 2014: Effective Strategies for Rural and Community Hospitals
Jill Sackman, DVM
Thomas Corrigan

118X
Identifying Your “Tweetspot”: The Relationship Between Social Media & HCAHPS
Terrence F. Cahill, EdD, FACHE
Sharon Confessore, PhD