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Rural Health Care Symposium Presentation Downloads

Welcome to CHA ’s 2016 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.)

Wednesday, April 6

Critical Access Hospital-Specific Workshops

CAH Track 1: Quality/Performance Improvement-Focus

Patients and Families: Building and Sustaining Partnerships to Enhance Quality and Safety
Boris Kalanj, Libby Hoy and Adrienne Burns, RN, BSN, CEN

Using Lean Methods to Improve CAH Performance
David Belson, PhD

CAH Track 2: Financial-Focus

Financial & Operational Improvement Strategies for CAHs
Kelly Arduino, MA, MBA

Thursday, April 7

Keynote Session

Pathways to Success in a New World of Health Care Finance
Keith Mueller, PhD

General Session

The New Operational Reality — Building a Framework for Value
Dan Collard

From Washington to California — Activity Influencing Rural Health Care
Priya Bathija and Alyssa Keefe

  • Presentation not available

Workplace Violence Prevention — Keeping Patients and Employees Safe
Gail Blanchard-Saiger and Susan Gray

Friday, April 8

General Sessions

Rural Health Care Clinic Association Update
Gail Nickerson

Governance as Leadership: Reframing the Work of your Board
Susan Meier

Annual CEO Panel Discussion
Susan Childers, Bob Edwards, Jeffrey Kepple, MD and Sharon Spurgeon

  • Presentation not available

Presentations for Print (for note taking)

Wednesday, April 6

Critical Access Hospital-Specific Workshops

CAH Track 1: Quality/Performance Improvement-Focus

Patients and Families: Building and Sustaining Partnerships to Enhance Quality and Safety
Boris Kalanj, Libby Hoy and Adrienne Burns, RN, BSN, CEN

Using Lean Methods to Improve CAH Performance
David Belson, PhD

CAH Track 2: Financial-Focus

Financial & Operational Improvement Strategies for CAHs
Kelly Arduino, MA, MBA

Thursday, April 7

Keynote Session

Pathways to Success in a New World of Health Care Finance
Keith Mueller, PhD

General Session

The New Operational Reality — Building a Framework for Value
Dan Collard

From Washington to California — Activity Influencing Rural Health Care
Priya Bathija and Alyssa Keefe

  • Presentation not available

Workplace Violence Prevention — Keeping Patients and Employees Safe
Gail Blanchard-Saiger and Susan Gray

Friday, April 8

General Sessions

Rural Health Care Clinic Association Update
Gail Nickerson

Governance as Leadership: Reframing the Work of your Board
Susan Meier

Annual CEO Panel Discussion
Susan Childers, Bob Edwards, Jeffrey Kepple, MD and Sharon Spurgeon

  • Presentation not available

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