Aug. 22-23

Austin, Texas

Thursday, Aug. 22

7:30-8:30 a.m.
Networking Breakfast and Registration

8:30-9 a.m.
Legislative Session Update
Carrie Kroll, vice president of advocacy, quality and public health, Texas Hospital Association, Austin

9 a.m.-Noon
Concurrent Workshops (2)

Population Health Management

9-9:50 a.m.
Health Literacy
Teresa Wagner, DrPH, assistant professor, Department of Public Health Education, University of North Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health, Fort Worth

10:15-11:05 a.m.
Social Determinates of Health

11:05 a.m.-Noon
Using Data Analytics in Your Population Health Management Model

Infection Control and Prevention
Barbara Mooney, owner and consultant, Infection Control Consultants of New Mexico LLC, Tijeras, New Mexico

9:50-10:15 a.m.
Networking Break with Exhibitors

Noon-1 p.m.
Networking Lunch

1-1:45 p.m.
Concurrent Breakout Sessions (2)

Joint Commission Update
Gail Weinberger, director, accreditation and certification policy and administration, The Joint Commission, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

DNV-GL Update

1:45-2 p.m.
Refreshment Break with Exhibitors

2-4 p.m.
Afternoon General Session: Workforce Issues

2-3 p.m.
Culture of Safety/Just Culture

3-4 p.m.
Workplace Violence Prevention

4-5 p.m.
Networking Reception

5 p.m.
Day One Concludes

Friday, Aug. 23

7:30-8:30 a.m.
Networking Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:30-9:45 a.m.
Promoting Resiliency in Health Care Employees
Matthew Clarke, Ph.D., consultant, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and co-author of Improving Happiness, Life Satisfaction and Gratitude in Healthcare Workers

9:45-10:30 a.m.
Engaging Physician Leaders Around Quality Issues
Jamie L. Morgan M.D., assistant professor, department of obstetrics and gynecology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

10:30-11 a.m.
Break with Exhibitors

11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Closing Luncheon: Engaging and Retaining the Millennial Workforce

1:15 p.m.
Conference concludes