Schedule subject to change.
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Pre-Conference Boot Camp
Wednesday, September 28

8-9 a.m.

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Clinical Pre-Conference Boot Camp -- The Integrated Model of Care

Human Resources Pre-Conference Boot Camp

4-5:30 p.m.
CQCH Steering Committee Meeting 

4:30-6:30 p.m.

Exhibitor Set-Up

7-9 p.m.
Welcome Reception


Thursday, September 29

7-9 a.m.
Made-to-Order Breakfast for Embassy Suites Guests

8-9 a.m.
Light Continental Breakfast for Attendees Not Staying at the Hotel 

8-9 a.m.

8:45-9 a.m.

9-10 a.m.
General Session Keynote -- Creating a Culture of Workplace Wellness: In a Value-Based Environment, Employee Engagement Drives Patient Satisfaction

10:30-11:45 a.m.

Leadership Workshop -- Leadership Presence: Inspiring Sustainable Results in Times of Constant Change

Finance Workshop -- Current Developments in Value-Based Payment (VBP), Part 1 

COO Workshop -- Good Intentions Are Not Enough: How to Re-Energize Your Compliance Program Through Focus, Support, and Accountability

10:30-11:45 a.m.
Clinical Workshop -- High Functioning Population Health Management as a Value-Based Strategy

11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.

1-2:15 p.m.

Leadership Workshop -- Tennessee Health Care Innovation Initiative

Finance Workshop -- Understanding the Payment Mechanics of VBP Arrangements, Part 2 

COO Workshop -- Connecting with Patients: Your Center's Plan for Improving the Triple Aim

Clinical Workshop -- PCSS-MAT/O: Educating Health Professionals in the Evidence-Based Approaches to Treating Opioid Use Disorders

2:45-4 p.m.

Leadership Workshop -- Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity: Best Practices for Patient Data Collection

Finance Workshop -- Preparing for VBP: Readiness Assessment, Part 3

COO Workshop -- The Right Place, Right People, Right Time, Right Resources to Create Dramatic Sustainable Change

Clinical Workshop -- Taming the Dragon: The Integrated Health Center Approach to the Opioid Epidemic

4:15-5:15 p.m.
Quality Improvement Workgroup Meeting

5:30-7 p.m.
Morehouse School of Medicine Focus Group


Friday, September 30

7:30-8:45 a.m.

CEO Networking Breakfast

Finance Managers’ Networking Breakfast

Medical Directors' Networking Breakfast

8-8:45 a.m.
Breakfasts for All Other Attendees

9-10 a.m.
General Session Keynote -- Federal Legislative Update

10:30-11:45 a.m.

Leadership and Finance Workshop -- 340B: Compliance and Mega Guidance Update

COO Workshop -- Before and After: Data Breach Prevention and Response Preparedness Considerations for Health Center Leadership

Clinical Workshop -- Medical Dental Integration with Chronic Diseases

11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.
Awards of Excellence Luncheon

1:15-2 p.m.
Education Committee Meeting