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FIRST NATIONAL CONGRESS ON HEALTHCARE CLINICAL INNOVATIONS, QUALITY IMPROVEMENT AND COST CONTAINMENT

October 26 - 28, 2011

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Washington, DC

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NATIONAL CONGRESS ON HEALTHCARE CLINICAL INNOVATIONS,
QUALITY IMPROVEMENT AND COST CONTAINMENT
October 26 - 28, 2011

ONSITE
Grand Hyatt
Washington, DC


OR
ONLINE
In your own office or home live via the Internet
with 24/7 access for six months



FEATURING PRESENTATIONS
  • Bipartisan Approaches to Clinical Innovations, Quality Improvement and Cost Containment
  • What Hospitals and Physician Organizations are Doing to Cut Costs, Improve Quality and Implement Clinical Innovations
  • Innovative Strategies to Control Health Care Costs at a State Level
  • Innovative Solutions to the Cost Conundrum: Perspective from the Payers in the Private Market
  • How Hospitals and Physician Organizations Can Use Comparative Effectiveness Research to Facilitate Clinical Innovations, Quality Improvement and Cost Containment
  • The Impact of Value-Based Insurance Design on Clinical Innovation, Quality Improvement and Cost Containment
  • Living Well at the End of Life: A National Conversation
  • The Potential of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to Control Costs and Improve Quality
  • The Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB): Pro's, Con's and its Potential Influence on the Future of Medicare
  • Innovation in Healthcare: National Problems, Local Solutions
  • The Role Clinical Innovations and Cost Containment Efforts in Bending the Health Care Cost Curve

A PRECONFERENCE SESSION
  • Health Reform and the New Healthcare Environment: Challenges and Opportunities for Healthcare Boards of Directors and Executives

    Sponsored by the American Health Lawyers
AND MINI SUMMITS
  • Cost Containment Case Studies I
  • Law, Ethics, Cost Containment and Quality
  • Cost of Transforming a System
  • Cost Containment Case Studies II
  • Role of Mental Health in Cost, Quality and Value
  • Cost Containment and Consumer-Directed Health Care
  • Payment Reform Trends
  • Alternative Settings for Cost Containment: The Role of Drugs and Home Based Monitoring
  • Cost Containment Case Studies III
  • Patient Responsibility and Cost Containment
  • Aspen Institute Health Innovation Project
  • Cost Containment Case Studies IV
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
Philip Norman "Phil" Bredesen Jr., Former Governor of Tennessee (D), Former Mayor of Nashville, Nashville, TN Tom Daschle, Co-Founder, Bipartisan Policy Center, Former Majority Leader, United States Senate, Washington, DC James H. Douglas, Executive in Residence at Middlebury College; Former Governor of Vermont (R); Former Chairman, National Governors Association, Middlebury, VT Mark B. Ganz, President and Chief Executive Officer, Regence BlueCross BlueShield; Chair, Health Stewardship Project, Aspen Institute, Portland, OR



Steven H. Lipstein, President and Chief Executive Officer, BJC HealthCare, Vice Chair, Board of Governors, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, Chairman, Board of Directors, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, St. Louis, MO Samuel R. Nussbaum, MD Executive Vice President, Clinical Health Policy and Chief Medical Officer, WellPoint, Indianapolis, IN Uwe E. Reinhardt, PhD, James Madison Professor of Political Economy, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ


Marc Roberts, Professor of Political Economy, Department of Health Policy and Management, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA Christine Todd Whitman, President, The Whitman Strategy Group, Co-Chair, Republican Leadership Council, Member, Steering Committee, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Former Governor, NJ
CO CHAIRS


Julie Barnes, JD, Director of Health Policy, Bipartisan Policy Center, Washington, DC Elisabeth Belmont, Esq., Corporate Counsel, MaineHealth, Chair, AHLA Pre-Conference Program Planning Committee, Past President, American Health Lawyers Association, Portland, ME John Iglehart, Founding Editor, Health Affairs, National Correspondent, New England Journal of Medicine, Washington, DC



Franmarie Kennedy, PhD, Acting Director, Health, Biomedical Science and Society Policy Program, The Aspen Institute, Aspen, CO Kavita Patel, MD, MSHS, Fellow, Economic Studies and Managing Director for Clinical Transformation and Delivery Reform, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, The Brookings Institution, Washington, DC
FEATURED PLENARY SESSION PANEL
Reports from the Field: What Hospitals and Physician Organizations are doing
to Cut Costs, Improve Quality and Implement Clinical Innovations


Molly Joel Coye, MD, MPH, Chief Innovation Officer, UCLA Health System, Los Angeles, CA David Hunter, Senior Managing Director and Principal, Hunter Partners, St. Petersburg, FL Susan Dentzer, Editor-in-Chief, Health Affairs, Health Policy Analyst, The News Hour with Jim Lehrer, Bethesda, MD (Moderator)
PRECONFERENCE: HEALTH REFORM AND THE NEW HEALTHCARE ENVIRONMENT:
CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR HEALTHCARE BOARDS OF DIRECTORS AND EXECUTIVES FEATURING
Elisabeth Belmont, Esq., Corporate Counsel, MaineHealth, Chair, AHLA Pre-Conference Program Planning Committee, Past President, American Health Lawyers Association, Portland, ME (Chair) Mark Browne, MD, MMM, FACPE, CPE, Principal, Pershing Yoakley & Associates, Knoxville, TN Douglas A. Hastings, Esq., Partner and Chair, Board of Directors, Epstein, Becker & Green, Past President, American Health Lawyers Association, Washington, DC Robert Homchick, Esq., Partner and Chair, Health Law Practice, Davis, Wright Tremaine LLP, Seattle, WA

Rex P. Killian, Esq., Trustee, Providence Hospital, Washington, DC, President, Killian & Associates, LLC, Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman, PC, Indianapolis, IN Robin Locke Nagele, Esq., Partner, Post & Schell, PC, Philadelphia, PA Lewis Morris, Esq., Chief Counsel, Office of the Inspector General, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC William J. Oetgen, MD, MBA, FACC, FACP, Board Member, MedStar Health, Inc., Co-editor: Nash DB, Oetgen WJ, Pracillio VP, eds. Governance for Health Care Providers: The Call to Leadership. New York, N.Y: Productivity Press, 2008, Washington, DC



Michael W. Peregrine, Esq., Partner, McDermott, Will & Emery, LLP, Chicago, IL Michael Wirth, President, The Governance Institute, San Diego, CA

FEATURED FACULTY
Joseph R. Antos, PhD, Wilson H. Taylor Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy, American Enterprise Institute, Commissioner, Maryland Health Services Cost Review Commission, Washington, DC Jerry Avorn, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Chief, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology & Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Burke Balch, Esq., Director, Powell Center for Medical Ethics, Former Director, Department of State Legislation, National Right to Life Committee, Former Attorney-Advisor, US Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC Joshua S. Benner, PharmD, ScD, President and Chief Executive Officer, Crimson Health, McLean, VA

Marc M. Boutin, JD, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, National Health Council, Washington, DC Robert H. Brook, MD, ScD, Distinguished Chair in Health Care Services, RAND, Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, Santa Monica, CA Melinda Beeuwkes Buntin, PhD, Director, Office of Economic Analysis and Modeling, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, DHHS, Washington, DC Kathleen Carey, Associate Professor, Health Policy & Management, Boston University School of Public Health, VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford, MA

J. Brian Cassel, Senior Analyst, VCU Massey Cancer Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA Basit Chaudhry, MD, PhD, Senior Researcher, Clinical Transformation, Healthcare Analytics, IBM Research, Los Angeles, CA Ceci Connolly, Senior Adviser, McKinsey Center for US Health System Reform, Former National Staff Writer, Washington Post, Washington, DC Donna R. Cryer, JD, Chief Executive Officer, CryerHealth, Washington, DC

Steve ErkenBrack, JD, President and Chief Executive Officer, Rocky Mountain Health Plans, Grand Junction, CO Paul Fishman, PhD, Associate Investigator, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA Stephen Forney, FACHE, FHFMA, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Lovelace Health System, Albuquerque, NM John L. Gerdes, PhD, Associate in Psychiatry, Department of Service Quality, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA

Carole Roan Gresenz, PhD, Director, Economics, Finance, and Organization Program, RAND Health, Santa Monica, CA Judith H. Hibbard, MPH, DrPH, Senior Researcher, Institute for Policy Research and Innovation, Professor, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR Randall Hutchison, MBA, Director, Customer Service and Performance Enhancement, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA Joe Hutter, MD, Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, UT

Anjali Jain, MD, Managing Consultant, Federal Health Group, The Lewin Group, Washington, DC David Johnson, JD, President and Chief Executive Officer, BioCrossroads, Indianapolis, IN Paul M. Katz, MBA, Chief Executive Officer, Intelligent Healthcare LLC, Santa Monica, CA Sarah Klein, Editor, Quality Matters, Chicago, IL

Jeffrey Kluger, JD, Senior Writer, TIME Magazine, New York City, NY Leslie Lenert, MD, MS, FACMI, Principal, Leslie Lenert MD, LLC, Former Director, National Center for Public Health Informatics Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Decatur, GA Martin A. Makary, MD, MPH, FACS, The Mark Ravitch Chair in Surgery, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Surgical Outcomes Research, Baltimore, MD Janet M. Marchibroda, Chair, Health Information Technology Initiative, The Health Project at the Bipartisan Policy Center, Washington, DC

John Martin, MPH, Senior Director, Research Operations, Premier, Inc., Washington, DC Edward G. Murphy, MD, Towerbrook Capital Partners, President and Chief Executive Officer, Carilion Clinic, Professor of Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA Daniel L. Newton, PhD, Director of Behavior Economics, WellPoint, Redmond, WA David Orentlicher, JD, MD, Samuel R. Rosen Professor of Law, Co-director, William S. and Christine S. Hall Center, for Law and Health, Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, IN

Brent Parton, M.Ed., Director of Health Policy and Programs, SHOUTAmerica, Washington, DC L. Gregory Pawlson MD, MPH, FACP, Executive Director Quality Innovations, Office of Policy and Representation, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Washington DC Bill Phillips, FACMC, CHC, Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer, Revenue Strategies, Fort Lauderdale, FL James E. Pope, MD, Executive Vice President and Chief Science Officer, HealthWays, Nashville, TN

James C. Robinson, PhD, Kaiser Permanente Professor or Health Economics, School of Public Health, Director, Berkeley Center for Health Technology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA Barbara J. Safriet, JD, LLM, Visiting Professor of Health Law, Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, OR H. Scott Sarran, MD, MM, Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield IL, Chicago, IL Cary Sennett, MD, PhD, Fellow, Economic Studies and Managing, Director for Health Care Finance Reform, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, Brookings Institution, Washington, DC

Edward Shahady, MD, President for Medicine NF SG Chapter ADA, Medical Director, Diabetes Master Clinician Program FAFP/F, Florida Academy of Family Physicians, Fernandina Beach, FL Robert C. Spahr, MD, Senior Vice President of Quality, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA Neera Tanden, JD, Chief Operating Officer, Center for American Progress, Washington, DC Grace-Marie Turner, President, Galen Institute, Founder and Facilitator, Health Policy Consensus Group, Alexandria, VA

Myrl Weinberg, President, National Health Council, Washington, DC Steven Weinberger, MD, FACP, Executive Vice President and CEO, American College of Physicians, Washington, DC Jay Want, MD, Principal, Want Healthcare, LLC, Board Chair, Center for Improving Value in Health Care (CIVHC), Denver, CO Kenneth B. Wells, MD, MPH, Community Partners in Care Steering, Senior Scientist, RAND, Santa Monica, CA

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