December Forum on 'Proving Value With Outcome Metrics, Research, & Results' To Begin in One Week
NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2003 /PRNewswire/ -- Strategic Research Institute will be holding the "Proving Value with Outcome Metrics, Research & Results" forum (directed to clinical outcomes) on Dec. 1-2, 2003, at the Renaissance Hotel & Resort in Orlando, Florida.
The conference is chaired by Dr. George Martin, President-Elect, American College on Medical Quality and Senior Consultant, VHA, Inc.; and Becky Cherney, Chair, National Business Coalition on Health and President & CEO of Central Florida Health Care Coalition.
FOCUS OF THE FORUM: -- Incorporate government expectations of clinical outcomes in planning health delivery programs -- Standardize the care delivery process to deliver value to patients and customers -- Illustrate the science, methodology and analyses behind clinical outcome metrics -- Integrate medical management interventions FOR PROSPECTIVE OUTCOMES PURCHASERS, PAYORS, PROVIDERS & ATTENDEES:
A special post-conference workshop is scheduled to address such issues as: how can financial incentives change so physicians are rewarded for successful outcomes and why the healthcare system should recognize those who are producing results:
"Rewarding Physicians for Successful Outcomes" Tues., Dec. 2, 2003 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Registration Price: $350 Becky Cherney, Chair National Business Coalition on Health President & Chief Executive Officer Central Florida Health Care Coalition AND Geof Baker, MBA President Med-Vantage, Inc. ACCREDITATION:
Accreditation is provided for health care executives, physicians, nurses and pharmacists (10 credits).
This year's program will showcase 30+ nationally-known thought leaders, such as:
-- Stuart Guterman Director, Office of Research, Development & Information US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services -- Thomas Wilson, PhD, DrPH Epidemiologist, President Wilson Research -- Michael Montijo, MD, MD, MPH, Vice President & Medical Director American Healthways -- Joseph Lipscomb, MD Chief, Outcomes Research Branch National Cancer Institute -- Bill Lawrence, MD, MS Center for Outcomes & Evidence Agency for Health Care Research & Quality -- Autumn Dawn Galbreath, MD Director, University of Texas, San Antonio Disease Management Center Plan Purchaser Group -- Jeffery M. Gruen, MD, MBA Senior Medical Director United Health Care -- Geof Baker, MBA President Med-Vantage, Inc.
Posted: November 2003