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Excellence in the Emergency Department

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020
11   a.m. -  2:30 p.m. EDT
Virtual Webcast

$99 for MHA Members
$129 MHA Non-Member Rate

 

Excellence in the Emergency Department
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 | 11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. EDT | Virtual Conference

Target Audience:
Emergency department physicians, nurses, leaders, and staff

Agenda
11:00 a.m.
Opening Remarks & Welcome
Leigh Simons Youmans, Senior Director of Healthcare Policy, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association

11:15 a.m.

Emergency Department Operational Solutions and Strategies for Clinician Wellness during Times of Disaster
Ali S. Raja, MD, MBA, MPH
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Radiology, Harvard Medical School 

Angela Chyn, M.S., R.N., 
Nurse Practice Specialist
Massachusetts General Hospital


Robert F. Seger, MBA, RHIA, CCS
Executive Director, Emergency Department
Massachusetts General Hospital


12 p.m.

Regulatory Updates from MHA & the MA. Department of Public Health
M. Daria Niewenhous, Member, Mintz Levin

Leigh Simons Youmans, Senior Director of Healthcare Policy, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association

 


12:30 p.m.

ED Operations: Key ED and Hospital Adjustments Required During a COVID Influx and Other Contingency Conditions
Elijah Berg, MD, FACEP, CEO, LogixHealth
Associate Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Melrose Wakefield Healthcare

Steven Sbardella, MD, FACEP
Chief Medical Officer, Senior Vice President of Clinical Operations, Melrose Wakefield Healthcare

Alexander O. Walker, III MD, MBA, FACEP, Chairman, Dept. of Emergency Medicine and Urgent Care Services, Vice President of Medical Staff, Melrose Wakefield Healthcare 
Medical Director, EMS Region III, Commonwealth of Massachusetts


*short break*

1:15 p.m.

Emergency Department Design in the Era of COVID-19
Paulette Vieira, MSN, MBA, RN, NE-BC, Director of Nursing/Patient Services & Emergency Services
Boston Children's Hospital

Kevin Neumann, AIA, ACHE, Partner
E4H Environments for Health Architecture

Dale Taglienti, LEED AP, Partner
E4H Environments for Health Architecture

2:00 p.m.

Closing Session: The ED in 2020 and Beyond
Kathleen Kerrigan, MD, FACOG, FACEP, President-Elect, Massachusetts College of Emergency Physicians
Emergency Physician, Baystate Health


2:30 p.m.

Adjourn
 


Written cancellations received by October 7, 2020 will be charged a $50 administrative fee. If payment has been received, your registration fee will be refunded minus the $50. Cancellations received after November 5, 2020 will still be charged the full registration fee and if payment has been received, no refunds will be given. To avoid this penalty, you may send a substitute to the program.

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