Schedule

All times listed in Central Daylight Saving Time.
 

 

Tuesday, AUGUST 3, 2021

9:00 - 9:10 a.m.

Opening remarks                                                                 

9:10 - 9:40 a.m.

John Toussaint, MD — Catalysis

Keynote & Q&A

9:40 - 9:55 a.m.

Break

9:55 - 10:35 a.m.

OPTION 1:
Frictionless access to care: Utilization of process improvement tools to improve care during the pandemic
Carrie Adams, Pharm.D.; Sara Abshari — Meritus Health

OPTION 2:
How a lean business system is allowing patients and employees to reach their full potential
Heather Jones, PhD.; Brian Kay, MS; Samantha Klinger — Rogers Behavioral Health

Practitioner presentations

10:35 - 10:50 a.m.

Break

10:50 - 11:50 a.m.

A highlight of Rogers Operating System
Rogers Behavioral Health

Virtual Tour

11:50 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.

Break

12:05 - 12:45 p.m.

How a health plan is using lean methodologies to integrate processes and improve transitions of care
Stacy Bruneau, RN; Bradley Gilbert, MD; Craig Weathers

Practitioner Presentation

12:45 - 12:50 p.m.

Closing remarks

 

Wednesday, AUGUST 4, 2021

11:00 - 11:05 a.m.

Welcome & Day 2 Intro                                                                          

11:05 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.

At the forefront: Supply chain at the University of Chicago Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine

Virtual Tour

12:05 - 12:20 p.m.

Break

12:20 - 1:00 p.m.

OPTION 1:
Cleveland Clinic COVID-19 vaccine roll-out
Holley Boren — Cleveland Clinic

OPTION 2:
Bright Idea program
Marian Klasch — Centers for Dialysis Care

Practitioner Presentations

1:00 - 1:15 p.m.

Break

1:15 - 2:15 p.m.

Visual management and engaging the front line
Franciscan Alliance

Virtual Tour

2:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Break

2:30 - 3:10 p.m.

OPTION 1:
Animal health care: What can we learn?
Jenny Gray, PhD. — Zoos Victoria
Anne Knapp — Zoo New England
Gerry Cronin — Mass General Research Institute Center for Comparative Medicine

OPTION 2:
Designing optimal line flow in a reference laboratory

Anne Frewin — IDEXX Laboratories

OPTION 3:
Hospitalization reduction initiative
Pam Kent — Centers for Dialysis Care

Practitioner Presentations

3:10 - 3:25 p.m.

Break

3:25 - 3:55 p.m.

Jacob Raymer — Munson Healthcare

Keynote and Q&A

3:55 - 4:00 p.m.

Concluding Remarks