Healthcare Transparency & Patient Advocacy
Kentucky 45th in the Nation For Healthcare
Nov. 1, 2013 Four-Points Sheraton, Lexington, Kentucky
Shared Decision Making and
November 1th, 2013
Schedule Times May Change Depending Upon Speaker Travel Requirements.
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|Introduction||KevinKavanaghr, MD MS FACS||9:00 am - 9:14am|
|Learning From Patient Stories||Helen Haskell||9:14 am - 10:00 am|
|Fiduciary Responsibility of the Physician||Joycelyn Elders, MD||10:00 am - 10:30 am|
CMS Sunshine Act and Update on
Value Based Purchasing
|Richard Wild, MD; Chief Medical Officer,CMS Atlanta Region.||10:45 am - 11:45 am|
|Safety of Medical Devices||Jolene Chambers||11:45 am - 13:15 pm|
|How to Shop for Healthcare||Jeannie Cimiotti, DNSC, RN||1:00 pm - 2:00 pm|
|Call for Papers||2:00 pm - 2:30 pm|
|Call for Papers||2:45 pm - 3:15 pm|
|Call for Papers||3:15 pm - 3:45 pm|
|Call for Papers||3:45 pm - 4:15 pm|
|Patient Surveys and The Culture of Safety||Daniel Saman, DrPH, MPH, CPH||4:15 pm - 4:45 pm|
|Closing Remarks and Summary||Marvin Feit, PhD||4:45 pm - 5:00 pm|
Objectives: Detailed Objectives for the Presentations Continuing Education
To understand the importance of a high quality working environment and the dangers of nursing burnout.
To recognize the principles in obtaining the highest quality and cost of healthcare (Value Purchasing.)
To be able, as a patient or custodian, to better
select a healthcare provider based upon publically available quality
To be able to discuss the controversy regarding the use and utilization of medical devices.
Note: Agenda & speakers may change without notice.
All presentations may be submitted to the
journal Social Work and Public Health. Authors should use the APA Formatting and