Hot Topics Webinar Series


Look here for free, timely upcoming and pre-recorded webinars on the latest topics related to healthcare in the age of COVID-19 and beyond.

Upcoming Webinars

Webinar Series-- Focus on DHE&I: Diversity, Health Equity, and Inclusion Best Practices

As part of its commitment to champion diversity, health equity, and inclusion, the Massachusetts Medical Society and the Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association have partnered to host a series of webinars to encourage dialogue and share best practices. The webinar series will address best practices for creating a culture of inclusion and belonging, leadership and accountability, pipeline advancement programs, and moving data into action around health equity. Register today to advance your skills around DE&I best practices! All webinars will be held on Wednesdays from 12-12:45pm ET.

 Wednesday, May 12: Leadership and Accountability 
 Wednesday, June 9: Pipeline Advancement Programs 
 Wednesday, July 14: Moving Data into Action

Register Today-- Groundbreaking Women in Healthcare
Thursday, May 6, 2021 | 12 - 1 p.m. ET

Healthcare’s drive to innovation is on a steep trajectory, and many women are fueling the exciting developments. At this webinar, we’ll hear from top women leaders in healthcare about their work in innovation. Join us to hear about their work and the implications on healthcare.

· Adrienne Boissy, MD, MA, Chief Patient Experience Officer, Cleveland Clinic
· Maimuna Majumder, PhD, Faculty, Boston Children’s Hospital, Computational Health Informatics Program (CHIP) and Research Associate, Harvard Medical School
· Lesley Solomon, Senior Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
· Julielynn Wong, MD, MPH, FACPM, Chief Medical Maker, Medical Makers
Moderator: Kathy Sucich, Vice President, Dimensional Insight

Past Webinars by Topic


   COVID-19 Vaccine Q&A: What You Need to Know as a Healthcare Worker
Creating and Managing a COVID+ Inpatient Psychiatric Unit
  The Impact of COVID-19 in Serious Illness Care
   Maximizing the Battelle N95 Decontamination System for Your Hospital’s PPE Needs
  Contact Tracing in Massachusetts & the Role of Hospitals
  Prioritizing Essential Care in the Wake of COVID-19: Best Practices & Strategies for Healthcare Systems
  Vaccines & Remdesivir Allocation in the Age of COVID-19
  COVID-19 Testing: The Evolving Landscape and Implications for Healthcare
  PPE: Scientific Expert Approach, Best Practices in Healthcare (and Throughout Society)
  COVID-19 Vaccine Development: An Overview of the Evolving Landscape
Need-to-Know Updates on COVID-19 Virus Variants 

Telemedicine and Innovation

COVID-19 and the Rise of Telemedicine

  Emergency Department Telemedicine Reimbursement COVID-19 Update
  Communications Strategies for the Telemedicine Patient Experience
  Telemedicine Fireside Chat
  The Digital Divide in Telemedicine— Solutions for Expanding Access for Telehealth Services
  Rethinking Virtual Care During COVID-19
  Hospitals Without Walls: A Closer Look at Brigham & Women’s Innovative Home Hospital Program

  Enterprise Virtual Care: Bending the Cost Curve of Chronic Care Webinar
  Optimizing Your Network in the Age of Telehealth 
  Four Essentials of Effective Telemedicine
 Using AI to Manage Chronic Illness and Improve Population Health
What's Next in Healthcare Innovation?
Meeting Patients Where They Are: Triaging Specialty Care with Image-Based Early Detection Using  Asynchronous Telehealth & Artificial Intelligence

Health Equity and Social Determinants of Health

  The Impact of COVID-19 on Health Disparities: Strategies for Addressing Health Equity
  How Hospitals and Healthcare Systems can Help Battle Food Insecurity 
  Population Health and Data Reporting Strategies in the Era of COVID-19 •  What the Supreme Court's LGBTQ Rights Ruling Means for Healthcare Employers
•  Vulnerable Patient Populations Webinar Series-- Part 1: Vaccine Hesitancy
Focus on DHE&I: Diversity, Health Equity, and Inclusion Best Practices: Creating a Culture of Inclusion and Belonging

Leading & Maneuvering Change in an Evolving Healthcare Landscape  The Global Pandemic and Hospital Leadership: Best Strategies for Crisis Communication Now and After COVID-19 •  2020 Election Debrief: Implications for Healthcare
• Succession Planning – Building a Program to Manage Attrition Risk as Talent Becomes an Increasingly Contested Resource

Regulatory and Operational Updates

  COVID-19: What Healthcare HR Professionals Need to Know
  A Primer on Antitrust Issues Surrounding COVID-19

  Joint Commission Update: Surveys in the Age of COVID-19
  Returning to a Post-COVID-19 Normal: the Need for Case Management
  Returning to Hospital Operations under a "New Normal" •  Anti-Kickback Statute and Stark Law Final Rules: What Healthcare Providers Need to Know Recent Trends in IT Contracting Final Anti-Kickback and Stark Rules Webinar Series: Value-Based Arrangements and Beyond (part 1) Final Anti-Kickback and Stark Rules Webinar Series: Value-Based Arrangements and Beyond (part 2) Final Anti-Kickback and Stark Rules Webinar Series: Value-Based Arrangements and Beyond (part 3) Final Anti-Kickback and Stark Rules Webinar Series: Value-Based Arrangements and Beyond (part 4)
No More “Surprises”? Understanding Provider Obligations Under New Mass. and Federal Surprise Billing Legislation
Information Blocking: Complying With the New ONC Final Rule
HR Update: Key Workplace Issues in Hospitals in the Wake of COVID-19

Healthcare Finance

  Come Back with Confidence with Paul Keckley
Revenue Recovery from the COVID-19 Crisis in Healthcare Settings
  COVID-19 Relief Funding: Navigating Applications, Reporting, and Guidance
•  Transforming Prior Authorization Throughput for Your Organization
Caregiver Wellbeing

•   Coping with COVID-Related Provider Grief and Loss
 Operationalizing Peer Support Programs: Barriers and Successes
•  Caring for the Caregiver: Taskforce Briefing

Clinical Briefings

 Know Diabetes by Heart •  Population Health Perspective: Successful Strategies for Colorectal Cancer Screening During COVID-19

Stories from the Healthcare Frontlines

Insights from the Healthcare Frontlines of New York during COVID-19: A Discussion with Mark P. Jarrett, MD from Northwell Heal
  Insights from the Healthcare Frontlines of Washington State during COVID-19: A Discussion with Mary Shepler of EvergreenHealth
  Insights from the Frontlines: Caring for the Caregiver During COVID-19

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