The National Readmissions Summit 2015

May 28, 2015
Seattle, Washington

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The National Readmissions Summit 2015

Washington State Convention Center
800 Convention Place
Seattle, WA 98101

Thursday, May 28, 2015 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Become part of the Preferred Post Acute Provider Showcase - Limited Space!


8:00 am - 8:30 am Registration / Networking / Vendor Expo
8:30 am - 9:00 am LaNita Knoke, Home Instead Senior Care
Thinking Differently About Hospital Readmissions
9:00 am - 10:00 am Josh Luke
The Health System of the Future:
Becoming a Preferred Provider in the Narrow Network
10:00 am - 10:15 am Morning Break & Award Presentation and Solution Showcase
10:15 am - 11:15 am Eric Coleman, MD, CTI
Improving Care Transitions
11:15 am - 12:00 pm Josh Luke, Moderator
ACHE Case Management Panel
Becoming a Preferred Provider in a Narrow Network
1) Josh Luke (Co-Moderator)
2) Selena Bolotin, Qualis (Co-Moderator)
3) Andrea Vukusic, Swedish
4) Kathleen Clary, MultiCare
5) Joy Hanson, Virginia Mason Medical Center
6) Linda D. Sorensen, University of Washington Medical Center
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch & Vendor Expo
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm Chuck Bongiovanni, Care Patrol
MSPB and the Community Integration Model
1:45 pm - 2:15 pm Sue MacInnes, Medline
Moving Beyond Transitional Care Continuous Informed Care
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm Afternoon Break & Vendor Expo
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Susie Dade, Washington Health Alliance
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Amber Theel, Washington State Hospital Association
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Dr. Nancy Fisher, CMS
CMS Update 2015
4:00 pm Closing Remarks & Cocktail Reception

Keynote speakers and topics listed below.

C-Suite Panelist
Josh D. Luke, PH.D., FACHE
National Readmission Prevention Collaborative
Founder, National Readmission Prevention Collaborative
Executive Faculty, CSULB
Author, Readmission Prevention: An Operators Guide to Solutions

C-Suite Panelist
Dr. Eric Coleman
Founder, Coleman Transitions Intervention
Professor of Medicine and Head of the Division of Health Care Policy and Research
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

C-Suite Panelist
Nancy L. Fisher. RN, MD, MPH
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Chief Medical Officer
C-Suite Panelist
Sue MacInnes
Medline Industries, Inc.
Chief Market Solutions Officer
C-Suite Panelist
Joy Hanson MN, RN, CNL
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Administrative Director, Clinical Care Coordination
C-Suite Panelist
LaNita Knoke RN, BS, CMCN, NCRP
Home Instead Senior Care
HealthCare Strategist
C-Suite Panelist
Andrea Vukusic BSN, RN, CCM
Swedish Medical Center
Manager - Case Management
C-Suite Panelist
Amber Theel, RN, MBA, CPHQ CPHRM
Washington State Hospital Association
Executive Director of Patient Safety Practices
C-Suite Panelist
Selena Bolotin, LICSW
Qualis Health
Director WA Patient Safety & Care Transitions
C-Suite Panelist
Linda Sorensen, LICSW
University of Washington Medical Center
Patient Care Services Assistant Administrator
C-Suite Panelist
Kathleen Clary, RN, MN, DNP
MultiCare Health System
Administrator of Patient Navigation and Care Coordination
C-Suite Panelist
Lisa Evans
ManorCare Lynnwood
Senior Administrator
C-Suite Panelist
Susie Dade, MPA
Washington Health Alliance
Deputy Director
C-Suite Panelist
Chuck Bongiovanni, MSW, MBA, CSA, CFE
Care Patrol

We would like to thank the following organizations for their support of our event.


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