Setting Standards for Ebola & Infections
Oversight and Safety of Medical Devices
A designated "Community Leader"
for Value-Driven Healthcare by the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human
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Presentation before the Kentucky State Health and Welfare
Committee: The Need for State Engagement
to Control Healthcare
What we can learn from the Veterans Administration
MRSA Surveillance in Surgical Patients: A
review of the utility of MRSA Surveillance in Surgical Patients
Exhibits for 2015 Conference
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Pulaski County Medical Society
Investigative Reporter for USA Today, presenting on the
the assurance of medical device quality.
Nurse and Healthcare Quality Advocate who treated the
first patient with Ebola in Texas
Hickox, RN, MPH
Healthcare Advocate who treated Ebola patients in
Africa and underwent mandatory quarantine, despite being
asymptomatic. She won her court battle against home quarantine in
Former US Surgeon General. Presentation on The Importance
of Healthcare Transparency.
A retired Air force Colonel and Patient Advocate who suffered
an adverse event at one of the Nations Leading Hospitals.
His investigation uncovered what appeared to be a culture of
"Defend and Deny". His story was recently covered in
Modern Healthcare and has had national implications.
Modern Healthcare's Article:
Chief Medical Officer,
CMS Atlanta Region. Presentation on The CMS Hospital
Acquired Conditions Initiative and an Update on Value Purchasing.
Humbaugh, MD, MPH
Director, Epidemiology and
Health Planning Kentucky Department for Public Health.
Presenting on Revisions to the KY Infectious
Disease Reporting Regulations.
Steven Tower, MD,
President: The Alaska Arthroplasty Initiative (AAI).
Affiliate Professor University of Alaska
Presenting on safety issues and heavy metal poisoning with
Due to unforeseen circumstances, speakers and
topics may change without notice.
The following are the Continuing Education
Credits which were will be applied for at the 2014 Conference. 6.25 hours
Practitioner/Nursing Home Administrator
( AMA Category I Credits ) - Pending
Nursing - Pending
Physical Therapy: Pending
Occupational Therapy: Pending
Social Service: Pending
Pharmacy: Kentucky Pending
Continuing Legal Education: Pending by the Ohio Bar and