Becoming Accountable in the Age of Healthcare Reform

Make the strategic case for accountable care.

The future direction of healthcare hinges on a more unified, coordinated delivery system that provides appropriate patient care in the appropriate situation. Some health systems and physicians are making the journey to becoming accountable for the care provided to patients and populations. This seminar looks at the current clinical, legal, regulatory and policy issues of providing accountable care. Through interactive sessions and case studies, discover the building blocks and strategies critical to transforming the patient care experience. Based on the successful projects and innovations of systems around the country, this program will help you gain comfort with the changes and reforms ahead.

You'll Learn:

  • Identify business opportunities and challenges evolving from the advent of accountable care models.
  • Gain insight into the current environment regarding accountable care concepts, trends and results.
  • Strengthen the case for the strategic imperative of accountable care.
  • Explore the emerging financial, operational and strategic requirements and considerations for accountable care.
  • Translate and adapt successful innovations from other healthcare organizations to your own organization.
  • Prepare for and begin the cultural and transformative changes necessary to support the new healthcare model.

Presented by:

Bob Edmondson, FACHE and Shari J. Welch, MD, FACHE, FACEP

Gain insight into the current environment regarding accountable care concepts, trends and results from seminar leaders Bob Edmondson, FACHE, chief stragegy officer, Carroll Hospital Center, and Shari J. Welch, MD, FACHE, FACEP, research fellow, Intermountain Institute for Health Care Delivery Research.


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San Diego

Sep. 28– Oct. 1, 2015
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ACHE members $1,425
Non-members $1,625

Who Should Attend

While designed for CEOs, COOs, CMOs and senior-level executives, this program will contain practical approaches, budgets and processes that most healthcare leaders can employ.

Continuing Education Credit

In addition to the 12 ACHE Face-to-Face Education credits assigned to this seminar, ACHE is accredited by other organizations to provide continuing education credit. View complete information about these organizations.

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