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Rural Health Care Symposium Presentation Downloads

Welcome to CHA ’s 2015 Rural Health Care Symposium presentation download page. Click on the tabs below to view the presentations and handouts.

Important: To ensure access to the presentations during the Symposium, we recommend that you download the presentations to your device in advance.

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Presentations for Mobile Devices (i.e., iPad, etc.)

Thursday, February 19

Keynote Session

Succeeding through Collaboration, Alliances and Networks
Rich McKeown

General Sessions

Health and Human Services Region IX Update
Melissa Stafford Jones

Legislative and Regulatory Update
William J. Emmerson, DDS

Federal Rural Health Policy — Advocacy in Action
Brock Slabach, MPH, FACHE

Creating an Organization of Excellence
Victor Buzachero

Managing Challenging Patients in Your ED
M. Steven Lipton and Linda Garrett, JD

Friday, February 20

General Sessions

Rural Health Care Clinic Association Update
Gail Nickerson

Annual CEO Panel Discussion
Steven Rousso, John McCormick, Siri Nelson, Jim Raggio and Victoria Alexander-Lane

  • Presentation not available for download

Best Practices in the Boardroom
Karma Bass, MPH, FACHE

Update on Expanded Coverage and Impact on Rural Hospitals
Amber Kemp

Presentations for Print (for note taking)

Thursday, February 19

Keynote Session

Succeeding through Collaboration, Alliances and Networks
Rich McKeown

General Sessions

Health and Human Services Region IX Update
Melissa Stafford Jones

Legislative and Regulatory Update
William J. Emmerson, DDS

Federal Rural Health Policy — Advocacy in Action
Brock Slabach, MPH, FACHE

Creating an Organization of Excellence
Victor Buzachero

Managing Challenging Patients in Your ED
M. Steven Lipton and Linda Garrett, JD

Friday, February 20

General Sessions

Rural Health Care Clinic Association Update
Gail Nickerson

Annual CEO Panel Discussion
Steven Rousso, John McCormick, Siri Nelson, Jim Raggio and Victoria Alexander-Lane

  • Presentation not available for download

Best Practices in the Boardroom
Karma Bass, MPH, FACHE

Update on Expanded Coverage and Impact on Rural Hospitals
Amber Kemp

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