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AGENDA: OPTIONAL PRECONFERENCE SYMPOSIUM:
PRECONFERENCE QUALITY AND PATIENT SAFETY CERTIFICATE BOOT CAMPS
Monday, August 13, 2012


(Optional; Choose One)
BOOT CAMP I: INTRODUCTION TO QUALITY AND PATIENT SAFETY

This intensive session is designed for professionals working within healthcare quality and safety who wish to improve their knowledge and understanding of the tenets of quality and safety and its application in real-world settings.

Quality improvement and safety are among the key cornerstones of the new health reform legislation. This session will provide you with the foundation to implement innovative quality initiatives in your institutions. We will examine the latest clinical guidelines and emerging trends in healthcare quality and safety.

Program Faculty:

Kathleen Jennison Goonan, MD
President and Chief Executive Director, Goonan Performance Strategies, LLC; Former Executive Director, Center for Performance Excellence, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

David B. Nash, MD, MBA
Dean, Jefferson School of Population Health; Dr. Raymond C. and Doris N. Grandon Professor of Health Policy, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Edward A. Walker, MD, MHA
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Cheryl M. Scott/Group Health Cooperative Professor of Health Administration; Director, University of Washington Healthcare Leadership Development Alliance, Seattle, WA

7:00 a.m. Registration Commences
8:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

David B. Nash, MD, MBA
8:15 a.m. Quality and Safety: Overview

David B. Nash, MD, MBA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
9:45 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. Practice Guidelines and Case Management

David B. Nash, MD, MBA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
11:00 a.m. High Performance and Operational Excellence

Kathleen Jennison Goonan, MD
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
12:00 p.m. Lunch on Own
1:30 p.m. Deadliest Plane Crash: How Aviation Became a High Reliability System

Edward A. Walker, MD, MHA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
2:15 p.m. High Reliability and Health Care

Edward A. Walker, MD, MHA
3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. To Err Is Human + 10: Why Are We Still Discussing This?

Edward A. Walker, MD, MHA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
4:15 p.m. Break
4:30 p.m. Physician Training and the Culture of Quality

David B. Nash, MD, MBA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
5:15 p.m. Concluding Comments, Questions and Post-Colloquium Examination Logistics
5:30 p.m. Adjourn

BOOT CAMP II: ADVANCED APPLICATIONS IN QUALITY AND PATIENT SAFETY METHODS

This session will delve deeper into various aspects of healthcare quality and safety and is designed for the experienced healthcare professional wishing to build upon their knowledge and apply the tenets of quality and safety in real-world settings. The pre-conference workshop builds upon the introductory course to meet the growing need for health professionals to evaluate and measure quality and safety initiatives to improve care.

Due to the live interaction during the workshops, on-line participants are encouraged to work in groups and use the live moderated session.

Program Faculty:

David B. Nash, MD, MBA
Dean, Jefferson School of Population Health; Dr. Raymond C. and Doris N. Grandon Professor of Health Policy, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Edward A. Walker, MD, MHA
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Cheryl M. Scott/Group Health Cooperative Professor of Health Administration; Director, University of Washington Healthcare Leadership Development Alliance, Seattle, WA

James Pelegano, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Jefferson School of Population Health; Program Director, Master of Healthcare Quality and Safety Management, Jefferson School of Population Health, Philadelphia, PA (Moderator)

7:00 a.m. Registration Commences
8:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

James Pelegano, MD, MS
8:15 a.m. Constructing a Quality Continuum Across Transitions of Care

James Pelegano, MD, MS
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
9:15 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m. Creating a Culture of High Reliability and Safety (Workshop)

Edward A. Walker, MD, MHA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
12:00 p.m. Lunch on Own
1:30 p.m. Leadership for Quality and Safety

David B. Nash, MD, MBA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
2:30 p.m. Quality and Safety Under the ACA

David B. Nash, MD, MBA
3:30 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m. A Bedside Quality Model for Medical Providers

James Pelegano, MD, MS
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
5:15 p.m. Concluding Comments, Questions and Post-Colloquium Examination Logistics
5:30 p.m. Adjourn





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