Schedule & Agenda

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Join fellow Summit attendees and members of NTOCC's Partners and Advisors Councils, as well as the Board of Directors, at the National Summit Reception. All registered attendees are invited to attend the event, which will take place at the Willard Hotel in the Buchanan Room at 5:30 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres will be served.

The Willard Hotel is located at 1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW.

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Wednesday, December 3, 2014

08:00a- 09:00a Registration
09:00a - 09:10a Conference Welcome
John Spinnato, NTOCC President
09:10a - 09:40a NTOCC Key Initiatives
Cheri Lattimer, NTOCC Executive Director & Stephanie Silverman, NTOCC Director
09:40a - 10:20a Keynote: Washington View
Updates by leader from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to discuss current payment and delivery policies affecting the transitional care community.
Kelly Cronin, Director of the Office of Care Transformation in the Office
     of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)

10:30a - 12:00p
Transitions Programs Across the Continuum
Hospital and Post-Acute experts share their perspectives on implementing successful transitions of care programs and some of the barriers to adoption.

Panel 1: Hospital - Successful Care Transition Programs
Josh Luke, Ph.D. FACHE Founder, National Readmission Prevention Collaborative
Kathy Vesley-Massey, President, CBO, Eastern Virginia Care Transitions Partnership

Panel 2: Post-Acute Care - Successful Care Transitions Programs
Dr. Jim Lett, American Medical Directors Association
Traci Anderson, President, Medstar Visiting Nurse Association

12:00p - 01:30p
Lunch Keynote
Presentation by a top government official on the future of transitional care policy.
Mark E. Miller, Ph.D., MedPAC Executive Director
01:45p - 02:45p
Opportunities in Care Transitions Technology
Beyond the EHR and Meaningful Use, how technology innovation can help healthcare providers and consumers manage their health care needs and share information for better care.
BJ Hauswald, SVP of Strategic Development & ACOs for Genesis, and
     President of Genesis Care Transitions Unit

Leslie Wainwright, Chief Strategy Officer, Avia Health Innovation
Carolyn Walsh, Senior Director, Business Development at Qualcomm Life
02:45p - 03:30p Transitions of Care: CareCases for Collaborative Practice
Improving competency focused, case-based transitions of care and building a strong team for healthcare delivery across the continuum.
Dr. Jeffrey Levy, CaseNetwork

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