4th Annual Scientific Symposium, Healthcare Delivery Reform
On May 1, 2009, The School of Health and Medical Sciences
, Department of Graduate Programs in Health Sciences, and Centrastate Healthcare System, co-sponsored the 4th Annual Scientific Symposium on Health Delivery Reform: Issues, Challenges and Tactics. The symposium focused on best practice strategies and performance traits for effective healthcare management and organizational success. The strategies were based on today's healthcare challenges and tomorrow's reforms.
Monsignor Robert Sheeran, S.T.D. provided the program welcome. Following were the speakers and their topics:
- Mary St. Pierre, M.G.A., B.S.N., R.N., Home Health Care Delivery Reform.
- Mary Ann Christopher, M.S.N., R.N., F.A.A.N., Home Health Care Tactics for Maximizing Care Delivery.
- Elizabeth A. Ryan, Esq., Hospital Healthcare Delivery Reform.
- John T. Gribbin, F.A.C.H.E., Acute Care Strategies for Managing Operational Success.
- Barbara Bolling Manard, Ph.D., Long Term Care Delivery Reform.
- Theresa Edelstein, M.P.H., L.N.H.A., Strategies for Long Term Care Performance.
Over 70 participants from various health arenas across the state engaged in open dialogue sharing pros and cons associated with tactics utilized within their healthcare arena.
Our 5th Annual Scientific Symposium is tentatively scheduled for May, 2010.
For more information please contact:
Genevieve Zipp, P.T., Ed.D.