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The 14th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit

THE 14TH ANNUAL HEALTH CARE SUPPLY CHAIN SUMMIT

January 27-28, 2020
The 14th Annual Health Care Supply Chain Summit brings together senior leaders in supply chain to discuss opportunities to drive innovative operation models and supply chain savings.  Join us to explore strategies to optimize contracting, logistics, value analysis, and supply chain operations.

The World’s Leading AI in Medicine Summit

THE WORLD’S LEADING AI IN MEDICINE SUMMIT

February 05-05, 2020
Intelligent Health is the only large-scale, global summit series focused purely on AI in healthcare! Intelligent Health UK, in partnership with NHSX, will bring the global AI and health community to London in February 2020 for a one-day event to advance discussions on how to apply AI and drive techn...

5th Annual UF Precision Medicine Conference

5TH ANNUAL UF PRECISION MEDICINE CONFERENCE

February 21-22, 2020
Join us at the forefront of precision medicine implementation. Experts from across the country will share the latest strategies and technologies in genomic medicine and pharmacogenomics. For those pursuing the online graduate program, this conference is part of the curriculum and counts as a course....

Public Health and Nutrition

PUBLIC HEALTH AND NUTRITION

February 24-25, 2020
Public Health 2020 will provide a wonderful forum for you to refresh your knowledge base and explore the innovations in public health and nutrition. The Conference will strive to offer plenty of networking opportunities, providing you with the opportunity to meet and interact with the leading scient...

2017 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting

2017 AANS ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING

April 22-26, 2017
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The theme for the 2017 American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Scientific Meeting is Neurosurgery: A World of Innovation. In addition to highlighting the latest in neurosurgical science and practice, this meeting explores the educational and technological advances that are transf...

Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium

MULTIDISCIPLINARY BREAST CANCER SYMPOSIUM

February 18-18, 2017
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This FREE educational event – featuring both UC Health and national pancreatic cancer experts – will include sessions on: Latest developments in pancreatic cancer research, screening, evaluation and treatment, Survivorship care and stress management strategies, Personalized treatment app...

4th Annual USC Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium

4TH ANNUAL USC MULTIDISCIPLINARY BREAST CANCER SYMPOSIUM

January 28-28, 2017
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Since the 1950s we have been producing tools that harness the power of X-ray energy to benefit humankind. In recent decades, we have pioneered developments in the fields of radiotherapy, radiosurgery, X-ray tube technology, digital image detectors, cargo screening, and non-destructive testing. We ha...

War on Cancer 2016

WAR ON CANCER 2016

December 06-06, 2016
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The Economist Events' War on Cancer 2016 will explore solutions to the mismatch in progress and delivery in cancer care across Europe. We'll bring you innovative approaches to cancer prevention and treatment, solutions to overcome shortcomings in delivery and examples of best practices and o...

 

Webinars

JAN 21, 2020 | 1:00PM
IMPACTS THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM HAS ON YOUR EMPLOYEE POPULATION
As an employer, you build benefit plan designs, procure medical and pharmacy networks, and evaluate vendors to help manage the health and happiness of your employees. But, what happens when your people go out into the medical world to use those benefits? How is the healthcare marketplace i...
JAN 21, 2020 | 11:00AM
A PROACTIVE DATA SECURITY STRATEGY FOR HEALTH SYSTEMS: TIPS FOR PREVENTION, MAINTENANCE AND RECOVERY
In 2019, more healthcare records were breached than in all of 2016, 2017 and 2018 combined, according to an analysis published in HIPAA Journal. Patient data security is one of the most pressing issues in healthcare. Join this live discussion to learn about proactive approaches to data sec...
JAN 22, 2020 | 10:00AM
TOP HEALTH INDUSTRY ISSUES OF 2020: WILL DIGITAL START TO SHOW AN ROI?
In 2020, US healthcare, and especially how it is delivered and how much we pay for it, will be top of mind. Politicians will float many bold plans for transforming the industry. Health system leaders will tout their investments in technology and transformation, as the US health industry wo...
JAN 23, 2020 | 12:30PM
MAINTAINING THE HIGHEST CLINICAL QUALITY STANDARDS IN TELEHEALTH FOR YOUR PROGRAM
Clinical quality management is top of mind to any health system delivering telehealth, and to any organization accessing healthcare through telehealth. But how can health systems ensure clinical quality is upheld during telemedicine visits and what steps can be taken to address clinical qu...
JAN 23, 2020 | 12:00PM
BUILDING A COMPREHENSIVE SECURITY STRATEGY FOR NETWORK-CONNECTED MEDICAL DEVICES
Innovations in medical device technology have led to advances in interoperability between connected devices, EMRs, and the networks they communicate over. However, with more devices being used to deliver care, gather and transmit patient data, and assist with clinical decision making, it i...
JAN 24, 2020 | 1:00PM
IMPROVING HEALTH OUTCOMES WITH CONNECTED TECHNOLOGY
The patient-provider relationship is critical to improving patient outcomes. Yet only 11 percent of patients are satisfied with the time they spend with their primary care physician, and 42 percent of physicians are experiencing burnout. Administrative burdens and greater patient volumes a...

ACTIVE SHOOTER: NEW GUIDANCE FOR HEALTHCARE WORKPLACE INCIDENTS
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Workplace violence, and specifically active shooter incidents are a real threat for hospitals and healthcare facilities. Healthcare professionals could be faced with difficult decisions about leaving patients who may not be able to evacuate themselves. Emergency preparedness managers need ...
BEYOND THE EHR: CULTIVATING PATIENT ENGAGEMENT & LOYALTY THROUGH CRM
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Many healthcare organizations initially looked to their EHRs and patient portals to support patient engagement, but are now realizing these technologies are not the complete answer. But if they're not, then what is? Enter Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems, relationship-bas...
WHY YOUR HOSPITAL NEEDS ACUTE INPATIENT REHABILITATION TO SUCCEED IN VALUE-BASED CARE
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Value-based care presents a number of challenges to today's operating models. In order to succeed in the new environment, it is imperative to understand the role your post-acute assets play, and how to manage rehabilitation programs within it. Learn how a well-managed inpatient rehabil...
OPPORTUNITIES IN HOME RESPIRATORY CARE – SPONSORED BY DRIVE MEDICAL
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Four respiratory/home care experts discussed the current state of the home respiratory care industry and offered their expertise and advice on how hospitals, home care providers, and individual RTs can benefit.
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Please join this discussion on encounter-based care and how it is shaping Enterprise Imaging requirements across the care continuum. We'll compare ideas on how and where a Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) can help improve outcomes through more informed decisions at the patient’s point of care....
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Some organizations are moving beyond the preliminary stages of vendor neutral archive start-up. This session will highlight three recent enterprise imaging challenges - and solutions - at a large regional medical center. During this webinar, you’ll learn: How this large regional player fac...

RESOURCES

People use health care services for many reasons: to cure illnesses and health conditions, to mend breaks and tears, to prevent or delay future health care problems, to reduce pain and increase qualit...

The medical profession was justified in celebrating this spring’s Congressional action to eliminate the sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula. However, the hard-fought victory, while sweet, come...

A defining test of President Barack Obama’s second term, and domestic policy legacy as a President of the United States, is upon the nation. Nearly three years after initial enactment in 2010, t...

With nearly 125,000 pages worth of Medicare regulations governing the U.S. healthcare system, physicians are confronted with overwhelming regulatory burdens that continue to erode their practice of me...

Although coverage for 30 million Americans represents a significant ambition, a rapidly changing U.S. healthcare system is also causing challenges and concerns. The consolidation of regional hospital ...

Making it simple, however, is far from simple. Humana alone has more than 10 million beneficiaries, a network of 600,000 providers, and many different insurance plans. Health information technology, o...

Aurora Health Care provides not-for-profit healthcare services to the people of East Wisconsin in the United States. As well as its 113 permanent health care sites, the organization also offers servic...

Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin healthcare provider. Founded in 1987 following the affiliation of two Milwaukee hospitals three years earlier, Aurora now encompasses 250 sites, includ...

Health care reform starts with the need to control costs. Without cost-control, the system isn’t sustainable, no matter how the delivery system is organized or who pays the bills. But nobody wan...