Special ½ Day Session
Monday, December 10
1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Picker Institute Special Session on Advancing Patient-Centered Care
Join Don Berwick, former CEO and President of IHI, Lucile Hanscom, Executive Director of the Picker Institute, Jeff Selberg, COO of IHI, Dale Shaller, Principal of Shaller Consulting, and Madge Kaplan, Director of Communications at IHI, to celebrate the Picker Institute’s quarter century of leadership in advancing patient-centered care. Six Picker grantees will inspire participants to address vexing healthcare challenges using Always Events®, an innovative improvement strategy that helps providers focus on consistently delivering excellent patient-centered care, to all patients all the time. Don Berwick will lead a provocative discussion with several distinguished Picker Awards recipients about the current and future state of patient-centered care. Don’t miss the session that is sure to be the talk of the 2012 Forum!
• Always Events Grantee Panelists: Huntington, J., MD, PhD , Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center; Parkosewich, J., RN, DNSc, FAHA, Nurse Researcher, Co-director Women’s Heart Health, Yale-New Haven Hospital; Rieke, C.C., DNP, RN, University of Minnesota Amplatz; Rockey, W., RN, MBA, Exempla; Shatz, R., DO , Director of Behavioral Neurology, Henry Ford Health System; Perkins, S., PhD, RN, Chief Nurse Executive, Anne Arundel Health System.
• Picker Awards Recipients Panelists: Cleary, P. Ph.D., Dean, Yale School of Public Health; Gawande, A., MD (invited), Brigham and Women’s Hospital, O’Kane, P. President, National Committee for Quality Assurance; Wagner, E., MD, Director, MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation at Group Health.