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  • June 25‐28
    Orlando, FL
  • Session Spotlights

    Preconference Workshop:

    Creating Successful System-Wide Governance

    Learn how an academic health system with a successful system-wide governance structure achieved $270 million in cash flow improvements in 13 months as a result of working together to adopt common metrics and best practices.

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    The Health Care Legal & Financial Partnership (HFMA and the American Bar Association)

    Obtain a comprehensive overview of issues related to compliance programs, legal and regulatory challenges to mergers & acquisitions, and compliance challenges.

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    Medicaid and State Level APMs: Implications for Health Plans, Hospitals, and Physicians

    Francois de Brantes will discuss how states across the country are working to develop or implement payment and delivery system reform programs.

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    Preconference Workshop:

    Improving Cost Report Accuracy through Revenue Cycle Connections

    Explore key drivers of Medicare payment that are directly connected to information developed through a hospital’s revenue cycle function.

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    Preconference Workshop:

    MACRA: Charting Your Course Using Quality and Resource Use Reports

    Find out how analysis of Quality and Resource Use Reports (QRURs) can prepare a healthcare organization for MACRA’s Quality Payment Program.

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    Preconference Workshop:

    Physician Compensation in a Volume to Value Reimbursement Environment

    Learn now to create a compensation model that benefits physicians, health plans, and health systems by aligning incentives.

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A Total Systems Approach to Improving Patient Safety

Date & Time (Eastern)

Tuesday, June 27 — 9:45  – 11:00 a.m

Speakers

Tejal K. Gandhi, MD, MPH, CPPS

President & CEO
National Patient Safety Foundation

Summary

Tejal Gandhi

In this session, Dr. Tejal Gandhi will address health care’s progress in the patient safety arena, the intangible dimensions of patient harm, and the strategies and tools needed to ensure that patient safety remains a constant priority of leadership. 

 

Tejal K. Gandhi, MD, MPH, CPPS authors Not Yet Free From Harm in this March 2017 published hfm Blog post.

Level

Overview

Prerequisites

Familiarity with basic patient safety metrics and concepts

Field of Study

Specialized Knowledge

CPE

1.5

Session Topic

Leadership & Strategy
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