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Technology and Process Improvement— Looking into the Future - Healthcare Management Forum

William Trafford, Senior Vice-President, Corporate Merger and Information Technology, Alberta Health Services, Myrna Francis, Vice-President, Global Healthcare Sector, CGI
Summary: 

TOPIC: Technology and Process Improvement— Looking into the Future
Plenary Session 9 at Healthcare Management Forum: Process Improvement and Operational Excellence
WHEN: Tuesday, April 5 2011 at 10:45 a.m
WHERE: Toronto
Priority Code: 3BL1

Featuring:
William Trafford,
Senior Vice-President, Corporate Merger and Information Technology, Alberta Health Services
Myrna Francis, Vice-President, Global Healthcare Sector, CGI

Which comes first—process improvement or behavioural change? Does technology adoption dictate the benefits? What are the future uses of automation for healthcare in Canada? What can healthcare leaders learn from mhealth adoption in emerging countries like Uganda, Kenya, and Afghanistan? If it works there, why can’t we make it work here?
 

To view the full agenda for this event, incuding all speakers and session descriptions, please click here. For further information, contact Joel Elliott at elliott@conferenceboard.ca.

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summary

TOPIC: Technology and Process Improvement— Looking into the Future
Plenary Session 9 at Healthcare Management Forum: Process Improvement and Operational Excellence
WHEN: Tuesday, April 5 2011 at 10:45 a.m
WHERE: Toronto
Priority Code: 3BL1

Featuring:
William Trafford,
Senior Vice-President, Corporate Merger and Information Technology, Alberta Health Services
Myrna Francis, Vice-President, Global Healthcare Sector, CGI

Which comes first—process improvement or behavioural change? Does technology adoption dictate the benefits? What are the future uses of automation for healthcare in Canada? What can healthcare leaders learn from mhealth adoption in emerging countries like Uganda, Kenya, and Afghanistan? If it works there, why can’t we make it work here?
 

To view the full agenda for this event, incuding all speakers and session descriptions, please click here. For further information, contact Joel Elliott at elliott@conferenceboard.ca.

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E-health Adoption and Outcomes To-Date at Alberta Health Services

William Trafford, Senior Vice-President, Corporate Merger and Information Technology, Alberta Health Services
Summary: 

TOPIC: E-health Adoption and Outcomes To-Date at Alberta Health Services
Plenary Session 8 Healthcare Management Forum: Process Improvement and Operational Excellence
WHEN: Tuesday, April 5 2011 at 9:45 a.m
WHERE: Toronto
Priority Code: 3BL1

Featuring:
William Trafford,
Senior Vice-President, Corporate Merger and Information Technology, Alberta Health Services

How is Alberta Health Services’ e-health strategy contributing to better process management of “care pathways” and “care plans?” How is AHS improving treatments, efficiencies, and outcomes through technology and process changes? Learn about five initiatives of Alberta Health Services:

• clinical information systems
• interactive costing of care records and personal health records
• emergency department in-patient real time measurement
• netCare applications
• communicable disease and outbreak management

To view the full agenda for this event, incuding all speakers and session descriptions, please click here. For further information, contact Joel Elliott at elliott@conferenceboard.ca.

CBC11293

summary

TOPIC: E-health Adoption and Outcomes To-Date at Alberta Health Services
Plenary Session 8 Healthcare Management Forum: Process Improvement and Operational Excellence
WHEN: Tuesday, April 5 2011 at 9:45 a.m
WHERE: Toronto
Priority Code: 3BL1

Featuring:
William Trafford,
Senior Vice-President, Corporate Merger and Information Technology, Alberta Health Services

How is Alberta Health Services’ e-health strategy contributing to better process management of “care pathways” and “care plans?” How is AHS improving treatments, efficiencies, and outcomes through technology and process changes? Learn about five initiatives of Alberta Health Services:

• clinical information systems
• interactive costing of care records and personal health records
• emergency department in-patient real time measurement
• netCare applications
• communicable disease and outbreak management

To view the full agenda for this event, incuding all speakers and session descriptions, please click here. For further information, contact Joel Elliott at elliott@conferenceboard.ca.

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Engaging Doctors and Nurses in Process Changes with the Vital Hub Internet Phone Application

Neil Closner, Vice-President, Business Development, Mount Sinai Hospital
Summary: 

TOPIC: Engaging Doctors and Nurses in Process Changes with the Vital Hub Internet Phone Application
Plenary Session 7 Healthcare Management Forum: Process Improvement and Operational Excellence
WHEN: Tuesday, April 5 2011 at 9:00 a.m
WHERE: Toronto
Priority Code: 3BL1

Featuring:
Neil Closner,
Vice-President, Business Development, Mount Sinai Hospital

Mount Sinai Hospital developed an in house iPhone application that gives physicians secure and remote access to patient records, test results, vital statistics, and medical literature from its internal data network. Not only has it enabled physicians to carry out their day-to-day tasks more efficiently and in a timely manner, it’s now being tested for nurse calls, and more.

To view the full agenda for this event, incuding all speakers and session descriptions, please click here. For further information, contact Joel Elliott at elliott@conferenceboard.ca.

CBC11292

summary

TOPIC: Engaging Doctors and Nurses in Process Changes with the Vital Hub Internet Phone Application
Plenary Session 7 Healthcare Management Forum: Process Improvement and Operational Excellence
WHEN: Tuesday, April 5 2011 at 9:00 a.m
WHERE: Toronto
Priority Code: 3BL1

Featuring:
Neil Closner,
Vice-President, Business Development, Mount Sinai Hospital

Mount Sinai Hospital developed an in house iPhone application that gives physicians secure and remote access to patient records, test results, vital statistics, and medical literature from its internal data network. Not only has it enabled physicians to carry out their day-to-day tasks more efficiently and in a timely manner, it’s now being tested for nurse calls, and more.

To view the full agenda for this event, incuding all speakers and session descriptions, please click here. For further information, contact Joel Elliott at elliott@conferenceboard.ca.

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Leanness and the Culture of Improvement - Healthcare Management Forum

Matthew Anderson, President and Chief Executive Officer, William Osler Health System, Robert S. Bell, President and Chief Executive Officer, University Health Network
Summary: 

TOPIC: Leanness and the Culture of Improvement
Plenary Session 2 at Healthcare Management Forum: Process Improvement and Operational Excellence
WHEN: Monday, April 4 2011 at 10:00 a.m
WHERE: Toronto
Priority Code: 3BL1

Featuring:
Matthew Anderson,
President and Chief Executive Officer, William Osler Health System
Robert S. Bell, President and Chief Executive Officer, University Health Network

The current economic climate has resulted in increased scrutiny of healthcare spending, and the reality is, significant additional funding is unlikely.
The search for cost effectiveness and sustainability raises the question, how do providers become more effective with lower process costs?

Matthew Anderson and Robert Bell will discuss what can be done today to improve hospital networks’ operations, with particular reference to:

• improving patient wait times
• improving patient access to care
• general resource allocation
• application of technology to process re-design

To view the full agenda for this event, incuding all speakers and session descriptions, please click here. For further information, contact Joel Elliott at elliott@conferenceboard.ca.

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summary

TOPIC: Leanness and the Culture of Improvement
Plenary Session 2 at Healthcare Management Forum: Process Improvement and Operational Excellence
WHEN: Monday, April 4 2011 at 10:00 a.m
WHERE: Toronto
Priority Code: 3BL1

Featuring:
Matthew Anderson,
President and Chief Executive Officer, William Osler Health System
Robert S. Bell, President and Chief Executive Officer, University Health Network

The current economic climate has resulted in increased scrutiny of healthcare spending, and the reality is, significant additional funding is unlikely.
The search for cost effectiveness and sustainability raises the question, how do providers become more effective with lower process costs?

Matthew Anderson and Robert Bell will discuss what can be done today to improve hospital networks’ operations, with particular reference to:

• improving patient wait times
• improving patient access to care
• general resource allocation
• application of technology to process re-design

To view the full agenda for this event, incuding all speakers and session descriptions, please click here. For further information, contact Joel Elliott at elliott@conferenceboard.ca.

CBC11270

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