2018 Quality Summit Schedule & Program of Events

Schedule

The 2018 Quality Summit will include a comprehensive program that highlights collaboration among quality contractors, value driven healthcare, patient and family engagement, care coordination, and reducing medical harm. Please check this site for updates on the program and schedule of events.  

Tentative Schedule of Events:

Sunday, July 8, 2018

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: AHQA Board of Directors Meeting - AHQA Board Members & Member Organization CEOs Only           

Monday, July 9, 2018

7:00 am - 6:00 pm: Registration Open (Holiday West Foyer)

7:00 am - 8:00 am: Breakfast (Holiday West Foyer)   

8:00 am - 8:15 am: Welcome - President, AHQA (Holiday 4)

8:15 am - 9:30 am: Opening Plenary (Holiday 4)

9:30 am - 9:45 am: Break 

9:45 am - 10:45 am: Plenary 2 (Holiday 4)        

10:45 am - 11:00 am: Refreshment Break        

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Plenary 3 (Holiday 4)      

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Networking Lunch (Holiday 4)    

1:30 pm - 2:20 pm: Abstract Session 1

"Payer as Partner: How one Medicaid MCO brings a local, person-centered approach to its data driven population health program model” Speaker: Shannon Saksewski - Aetna Medicaid Innovations (Holiday 1)

"Opioid Performance Improvement Project in Nursing Homes: Utilizing a Virtual Collaborative To Drive Results” Speaker: Amanda Ryan - atom Alliance (Holiday 2)

2:20 pm - 2:30 pm: Break 

2:30 pm - 3:20 pm: Abstract Session 2

"Improve Patient Care and the Bottom Line with AHRQ Qis” Speaker: Diane Stollenwerk - StollenWerks (Holiday 1)   

"QI Online! Adventures in Online Training for Nursing Home Professionals” Speaker: Lisa Bridwell – Telligen (Holiday 2)

3:20 pm - 3:30 pm: Break 

3:30 pm - 4:20 pm: Abstract Session 3

"No Substitute for E-QUAL in Quality Improvement – National Field Report from the Emergency Quality Network (E-QUAL)” Speaker: Arjun Venkatesh - Yale University School of Medicine (Holiday 1)  

"A Collaborative to Improve the Care of Seriously Ill Patients with Kidney Disease” Speaker: Alvin Moss - West Virginia University (Holiday 2")

4:20 pm - 4:30 pm: Break 

4:30 pm - 5:30pm: AHQA Membership Meeting - All AHQA members are welcome at this meeting (Holiday 4)    

5:30 pm - 7:00pm: Reception (Location TBD)  

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

7:30 am - 5:00 pm: Registration Open (Holiday West Foyer)

7:30 am - 8:30 am: Breakfast and AHQA Committee/Network Meetings (Holiday West Foyer/Holiday 4)     

8:30 am - 9:30 am: Morning Collaborative Session 1 (Holiday 4)     

9:30 am - 9:45 am: Break 

9:45 am - 10:45 am: Morning Collaborative Session 2 (Holiday 4)  

10:45 am - 11:00 am: Refreshment Break        

11:00 am - 12:300 pm: Abstract Session 4

“Reducing Clinician Burden in Implementing Chronic Care Management” Speaker: Virginia Brooks - Health Quality Innovators (Holiday 1) 

“Reducing Provider Burden with an Integrated Outpatient Services Approach” Speaker: Sharon Donnelly – HealthInsight (Holiday 2)

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Networking Lunch (Holiday 4)    

1:00 pm - 1:50 pm: Abstract Session 5

“Closing the Referral Loop: Improving Ambulatory Referral Management and Communication” Speaker: Stephen L. Davidow – PCPI (Holiday 1) 

"Reduction in Opioid Prescribing Through Evidence-Based Prescribing Guidelines” Speaker: Joceline Vu - Michigan Opioid Prescribing Engagement Network; Michigan Medicine Department of Surgery (Holiday 2)

1:50 pm - 2:00 pm: Break 

2:00 pm - 2:50 pm: Abstract Session 6

"Rural/Frontier Super-utilizer Project” Speaker: Christy Fuller - Mountain-Pacific Quality Health (Holiday 1)    

"A QIN-QIO Collaborates with Academia:  Engaging Small Practices in Blood Pressure Control” Speaker: Joanne Vanterpool - AQIN-NY (IPRO) (Holiday 2)

2:50 pm - 3:00 pm: Break 

3:00 pm - 3:50 pm: Abstract Session 7

"Resident and Family Engagement:  A Successful Formula to Create a Dynamic Committee” Speaker: Julie Kueker - Quality Insights (Holiday 1)     

"Opioid Guardianship: Combating the Opioid Crisis” Speaker: Sarah Derr - Iowa Healthcare Collaborative (Holiday 2)

3:50 pm - 4:00 pm: Break 

4:00 pm -5:00 pm: Afternoon Requests & Offers Session? (Holiday 4)       

Event Concludes