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This event will sell-out.
Early Bird Rate ends 4/30.
The Michigan Readmissions, Care Coordination & Behavioral Health
Summit 2017

June 1, 2017
Crystal Gardens Banquet Center
Howell, MI

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

The Michigan Readmissions, Care Coordination & Behavioral Health Summit 2017

Co-hosted by MPRO (as part of the Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network)
and the National Readmission Prevention Collaborative

Crystal Gardens Banquet Center
5768 E. Grand River Ave.
Howell, MI 48843

Thursday, June 1, 2017 8:15 AM - 3:50 PM
Registration 7:30 AM - 8:15 AM

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.

This event is designed for all healthcare workers, in acute settings, postacute settings and behavioral health settings.

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Keynote speakers, panelists and topics listed below.

C-Suite Panelist
Eric Hipple
Depression Awareness & Suicide
Former Detroit Lions Quarterback
C-Suite Panelist
Josh D. Luke, PH.D., FACHE
Nelson Hardiman Law
Hospital CEO
Adjunct Faculty, University of Southern California

C-Suite Panelist
Leslie S. Zun, MD, MBA
Mount Sinai Hospital & Chicago Medical School
Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine
C-Suite Panelist
Chad Fotheringham
AMADA Senior Care
& Co-Host

Discharge with Dignity Podcast
C-Suite Panelist
Kristyn Gall
Optimal Care Inc
Chief Clinical Office
C-Suite Panelist
Laurie Smith, MSW,

Med Net One Health Solutions
Care Manager
C-Suite Panelist
Rebecca Davis
The Haven Women's Life Recovery Program
C-Suite Panelist
Susan Miller
Villa Healthcare
Regional Director of Operations – South Michigan
C-Suite Panelist
Denise Robertson
Providence-Providence Park Hospital
Director Case Management/Bed Control
C-Suite Panelist
Tom Matt
The Michigan Talk Network
Boomers Rock Radio Show Host
C-Suite Panelist
Tarun Abraham MD MHSA
St Joseph Mercy
Case Manager
C-Suite Panelist
Dorene Alexander
The Haven Women’s Life Recovery Program
Program Assistant
C-Suite Panelist
Marie Doherty
Beaumont Health
Director of Care Management
C-Suite Panelist
Michele Baker
McLaren Port Huron Hospital
Nurse Manager
C-Suite Panelist
Erik Wilson
Optimal Care Inc.
Director of Nursing and Quality


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7:30 am - 8:15 amRegistration
8:15 am - 8:20 amWelcome
Leland Babitch, M.D., MBA, MPRO
8:20 am - 9:10 amReducing Psychiatric Readmissions
Leslie Zun, M.D., MBA, Mount Sinai Hospital & Chicago Medical School
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9:10 am - 10:00 amDischarge With Dignity
Josh Luke, Ph.D., FACHE, National Readmission Prevention Collaborative
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10:00 am - 10:15 amBreak
10:15 am - 11:05 amThe Challenges of Managing Addiction
Dorene Alexander, The Haven Women's Life Recovery Program
Rebecca Davis, M.A., LPC, The Haven Women's Life Recovery Program
Rossetta Eldred, BSW, The Haven Women's Life Recovery Program
11:05 am - 12:05 pmLiving Life on the Offense
Eric Hipple, Former Detroit Lions Quarterback
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12:05 pm - 1:10 pmLunch
1:10 pm - 2:00 pmBreakout Track 1A: Community-Based Strategies
Port Huron Community
Michele Baker, MSN, R.N., McLaren Port Huron Hospital
Hon. John D. Tomlinson, St. Clair County
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Breakout Track 1B: Integrating Behavioral Health
The Opioid Crisis
Michael J. Engelsbe, M.D., University of Michigan
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2:00 pm - 2:50 pmBreakout Track 2A: Community-Based Strategies
Integrating Mental Health Competencies and the Impact on Community Care Outcomes
Erik Wilson, M.S., RN-BC, WCC, CPHQ, NEA-BC, Optimal Care Inc.
Kristyn Gall, PMHCNS-BC, N.P., Optimal Home Care
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Breakout Track 2B: Integrating Behavioral Health
Physician Practice Management of Behavioral Health
Laurie Smith, LMSW, CDE, Med Net One Health Solutions
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2:50 pm - 3:00 pmBreak
3:00 pm - 3:50 pmCare Management Panel
Moderator: Chad Fotheringham, AMADA
Marie Doherty, MSA, BSN, RN-BC, NE-BC, Beaumont Health
Tarun K. Abraham, MD, MHSA, St Joseph Mercy
Susan Miller, BS, LNHA, CDP, Villa Healthcare
Denise Robertson DNP, ACNP-BC, Providence Park Hospital
Tom Matt, The Michigan Talk Network
Karen Lund, MSN, BSN, RN, Allegan Hospital
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Exhibitor Information

Gold Exhibitor (includes exhibit table and three attendees);
Enter your information(registration link above) and we will contact you for the additional two registrants
Exhibit space is first-come, first served and will sell out

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