C-Suite Invitational Arizona 2017

February 15, 2017
Phoenix Convention Center in
Phoenix, AZ

First 100 registrants receive a complimentary signed copy of:

Also available for purchase with your registration: Readmission Prevention: ACHE's Best-Selling Book of 2015

C-Suite Invitational Arizona: Transformational Healthcare

Focus on ACO's, Bundles & Readmissions

Phoenix Convention Center
100 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Those who register today will qualify for a complimentary copy of the book Ex-Acute: A former hospital CEO tells all on what's wrong with American healthcare.

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Keynote speakers, panelists and topics listed below.

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
Stan Holm
Abrazo West
Chief Executive Officer
C-Suite Panelist
Josh D. Luke, PH.D., FACHE
Nelson Hardiman Law
Hospital CEO
Adjunct Faculty, University of Southern California

C-Suite Panelist
Tracy R Smith, PhD, RD, LD
Abbott Nutrition
Senior Clinical Manager
C-Suite Panelist
Dr. James Whitfill
Innovation Care Partners
formerly Scottsdale Health Partners
Chief Medical Officer

C-Suite Panelist
Erin Smith
Post Acute Care Center for Research & naviHealth
Executive Director
C-Suite Panelist
David Hanekom, MD, FACP, CMPE
Arizona Care Network
Chief Executive Officer
C-Suite Panelist
Jami J. Berger, BSN, RN, MBA
ACN - Arizona Care Network
Executive Director of Embedded Care
C-Suite Panelist
Brenda Carle, RN, BSN, PCCN
Tucson Medical Center's Hospital to Home Program
Transitional Care Coordinator
C-Suite Panelist
Rhonda Combs
Health Net / Centene
Director of Care Management
C-Suite Panelist
April Bolles
Palliative Care Alliance
C-Suite Panelist
Val Gale
City of Chandler Fire Department
Assistant Chief
C-Suite Panelist
Peggy Tyndall
Innovative Care Partners formerly Scottsdale Health
Director, Care Management Program
C-Suite Panelist
Chad Fotheringham
AMADA Senior Care
& Co-Host

Discharge with Dignity Podcast
C-Suite Panelist
Sandy Smith
Sternectomy Sternal Vest
Chief Executive Officer
C-Suite Panelist
Roxanne Dudish
Dignity Health
Director of Case Management
C-Suite Panelist
Robyn McGann
Stryker Performance Solutions
BPCI Compliance Officer
C-Suite Panelist
Karen Elliott
Stryker Performance Solutions
Client Executive Associate


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8:30 AM Opening Remarks
8:35 AM Dr. Eric Coleman, Coleman Transitions Intervention
Meeting Patients Where They Are: The Care Transitions Intervention ®
9:15 AM Solution Provider Showcase
9:30 AM Dr. Tracy Smith, Abbott Nutrition
Quality Outcomes and Financial Benefits of Nutrition Intervention
10:00 AM Networking & Vendor Showcase
10:20 AM Robyn McGann, Stryker Performance Solutions
Episode Performance ManagerTM: Manage and track your entire episode of care with CMS raw claims data to quickly identify cost drivers and opportunities for improvement under Medicare's CJR model.
10:25 AM Dr. Josh Luke, Nelson Hardiman Law
Discharge with Dignity: For my Mom & Yours, & your bottom-line
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11:05 AM Sandy Smith, Sternal Vest Demo
2016 NRPC Innovation Contest Winner
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11:15 AM C-Suite Panel
Moderator: Josh Luke
Dr. David Hanekom, Arizona care Network
Dr. James Whitfill, Innovation Care Partners
Stan Holm, Abrazo West
April Bolles, Palliative Care Alliance
Noon Lunch
1:05 PM Care Management Panel
Moderator: Chad Fotheringham, AMADA Senior Care
Roxanne Dudish, Dignity Health
Brenda Carle, Tucson Medical Center
Jami Berger, Arizona Care Network
Robyn McGann, Stryker
Peggy Tyndall, ICP
Rhonda Combs, HealthNet
1:50 PM Karen Elliott, Stryker Performance Solutions
JointCOACHTM: Comprehensive episode management that provides a personalized navigation care plan to help guide your patient's joint journey.
1:55 PM Erin Smith, PACCR, Post Acute Care Center for Research & naviHealth
Policy Updates Impacting SNF and Home Based Care
2:30 PM Val Gale, Chandler Fire Department
Provider Opportunities to Support Chandler Fire's Treat & Refer Program
3:00 PM Adjourn
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Become part of the Preferred Post Acute Provider Showcase - Limited Space!

Exhibitor Information

Gold Exhibitor (includes exhibit table and three attendees);
Email Info@NationalReadmissionPrevention.com
Exhibit space is first-come, first served and will sell out

All attendees receive a complementary copy of the new book, Ex-Acute 2017,
by Josh Luke, compliments of Nelson Hardiman Law and Compliagent.

Please be advised there is a fee for parking at the Phoenix Convention Center.
Open lunch at one of the several restaurants adjacent to the venue.

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