The premier event for healthcare administrators, this annual one-day conference is a "must attend"! It is offered by the South Texas Chapters of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), and the Greater San Antonio Healthcare Foundation (GSAHF).
Continuing education credits will also be available for nursing and legal disciplines. [ACHE 3.0 Face-to-face, 4.5 Qualified Education; HFMA up to 9.4 CPE hours; nursing 7.5 CNE; attorneys 1.5 hours CLE - apply at www.AmericanBar.org ]
Speaker bios and presentation materials will be posted at http://stxhfma.org/events/healthcare-landscape/ for downloading prior to the conference.Wifi will be available, but use of a personal hotspot might facilitate your onsite connectivity.
A $50 late registration fee will apply after January 22. Cancellations must be made by Wednesday, January 27 to receive an 80% refund of your registration fee. Advance notice of substitute attendees will be greatly appreciated. NO REFUNDS for cancellations after 5:00 pm January 27.
Questions? Contact Linda Dunahoo at 512-926-6504 or LoneStarPGM@austin.rr.com .
Need a hotel room? Call the Marriott Courtyard Medical Center at 8585 Marriott Dr. (just 2.4 miles away) and ask for the Healthcare Landscape rate of $104. Call 800-321-2211 or click this link to reserve your room. Room block expires Jan. 7.
6:45 am Registration, Networking, Breakfast
6:45 C-Suite breakout session - Key Issues in Transforming Healthcare, Peter Wald, M.D. M.P.H., Enterprise Medical Director, USAA
8:00 Welcome and Introductions
8:15 Keynote Address: The Changing Healthcare Landscape: From Volume- to Value-Based Care Models, Brett S. McClung, FACHE, EVP and North Zone Operations Leader for Texas Health Resources
9:15 Economics Driving Healthcare Reform, Michael Nowicki, EdD, FACHE, FHFMA, ACHE Regent for Texas-Central & South; Professor of Health Administration, Texas State University, San Marcos
10:30 Healthcare - The Change from Volume to Value, Melinda S. Hancock, FHFMA, CPA, National Chair 2015-2016, Healthcare Financial Management Association
12:30 pm New Government Focuses on Fraud and Abuse Enforcement, Panel moderator: John J. LoCurto, Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Texas; Panelists - Kathy Lynn Poppitt, Partner, King & Spalding; George B. Hernandez, Jr., President and CEO, University Health System; Wes Fountain, CFO, Methodist Healthcare System
2:15 AHA / THA Political Update, Megan Cundari, Senior Associate Director, Federal Relations, American Hospital Association, Washington DC; Ted Shaw, President and CEO, Texas Hospital Association, Austin
3:30 Using the Baldrige Criteria to Improve Your Organization's Performance and Quality, Panel moderator: Dr. Mac McGuire, CEO, Quality Texas Foundation, Georgetown; Panelists - David A. Thomsen, MHA, Vice President, Quality, St. David's Healthcare, Susan Griffin, RN, CNE, Methodist Health System; Mike Reno, MSHA, FACHE, CHSP, COO, Hill Country Memorial Hospital, Fredericksburg
5:00 Closing Remarks / Announcements / Special Presentations / Door Prize Drawings
5:15 - 6:45 Reception