Conference Presentations

2019 Conference Presentations

Monday April 8th, 2019

8:10 - 9:15

Evolution to Revolution: Are You Ready to Rebrand Healthcare Quality?

    Amy Bell, DNP, RNC-OB, NEA-BC, CPHQ – Director of Quality at Atrium Health

    Tina Schoen, MBA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC, CPHQ – Quality Outcomes Specialist at Atrium Health

9:15 - 10:30

Holistic Approach to Healthcare Excellence

    Julie Kennedy Oehlert, DNP, RN – Chief Experience Officer at Vidant Health

    Joan Wynn, PhD, RN, CPHQ – Chief Quality Officer at Vidant Health

    Linda Hofler, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE – Nurse Executive/Senior VP at Vidant Medical Center

10:50 - 11:55

The New Perspective: Creating a Sustainable Future through Value-based Payment

    JP Sharp, JD, MPH – Director, Healthcare Strategy/Transformation at BlueCross BlueShield of NC

1:00 - 2:05

CMS Quality Improvement Programs: Focused on the Medicare Beneficiary

    Linda Kluge, RD, LD, CPHQ – Executive Director, IDIQ at Alliant Health Solutions

2:05 - 3:15

The Flip Side of the Quality Coin

    Kara Lyven, MBA, CPPS - Patient Safety Senior Associate at Duke University Hospital

3:25 - 4:30

Advancing Patient Safety Concepts: Safety 2.0

    Judy Milne, RN, MSN, CPPS – Pa Ɵent Safety Officer at Duke University Hospital


Tuesday April 9th, 2019

8:10 - 9:15

The Journey to Value-based Care and Population Health

    Seth Edwards, MHA – VP Population Health Management at Premier

9:15 - 10:20

Next Generation Interoperability: A Vision for a Better Connected Future

    Scot Walker – IT Program Manager at Mission Health System

10:40 - 11:45

Collaborating with Cross Sector Partners to Achieve High -Value Outcomes for Addressing Social Determinants of Health

    Tamara Smith, MS, CHES, CHC – Senior Director, Strategy, Analytics and Compliance— Community Engagement at Novant Health

12:00 -12:15

Stryker Solutions: Wireless and Prevention
12:45 - 1:50

"YES AND” Extravaganza! 

    Karen Tilstra, PhD and the FHIL Team – Innovation Architect, Founder at the Florida Hospital Innovation Lab (FHIL)

1:50 - 2:55

Innovative Ways to Engage Consumers in Their Health and Wellness

    Janice Horner, MPH, CHES, CPHQ, NBC-HWC – Wellness Coach at Premise Health

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