Care About Your CareHealthcare Conferences | Topics: care transitions, health, health care, high-quality care, patient, physicians, Quality Care, readmissions
Launched in 2011 by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Care About Your Care focuses attention on what people can do to provide and receive better health care. Past topics include improving care transitions to reduce avoidable hospital readmissions, and how nurses, care coordinators, doctors, consumers, caregivers, patients, and others can work together to achieve this.
Healthcare Tweet Chats | irregular | Topics: Making Health Decisions, medicine, physicians
U.S. News interviews a panel of experts about what factors consumers should consider when choosing a doctor. It will also asks participants what is important to them.
American College of Sports Medicine Annual MeetingHealthcare Conferences | Topics: athletic training, clincal science, Concussions, exercise science, Health and Fitness, nutrition, physicians, research, Sports Science
The most comprehensive sports meddicine and exercise science conference in the world. With 12 topical tracks, including Exercise is Medicine®, attendees of more than 70 disciplines come together from around the globe to share new clinical techniques, scientific advancements and cutting-edge research in sports medicine, exercise science, physical activity and public health. New beginning in 2014 — ACSM is offering …
Healthcare Tweet Chats | irregular | Topics: climate change, clinicians, energy, environmental health, Health Systems, physicians, sustainability
As part of its ongoing commitment to improve the health of the communities it serves, Kaiser Permanente is hosting a tweet chat on the topic of climate change and health care on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 11 am Pacific Time (2 pm ET). As people learn more about climate change, many are realizing that it is, at its core, a …
How to Make it in Medicine - A Careers Symposium for Foundation Doctors and Medical StudentsHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Associate Specialist, careers, physicians, Staff Grade
How to Make it in Medicine – A Careers Symposium for Foundation Doctors and Medical Students. "What kind of doctor are you going to be when you grow up?" A question often asked and frequently difficult to answer… This symposium is aimed at medical students and foundation doctors to uncover some of the mysteries surrounding a postgraduate medical career and …
Quality Field Notes: Lessons on Reducing Inappropriate ED UseHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Care Coordination, emergency care, emergency department, hospitals, physicians, Primary Care, quality of care, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Hospital emergency departments (EDs) are indispensable to the acute health care system. Yet, 70 percent of ED visits are not emergencies, or could be prevented with effective and timely outpatient care. Learn more from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Aligning Forces for Quality communities as they work to innovate local health care and provide models for national reform.
Regular | Topics: CanMEDS, CBME, Competency based medical education, healthcare, meded, physicians, Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada
CMA General Council 2013Healthcare Conferences | Topics: health care, physicians
CMA 2013 General Council – Canada's Physicians: Leadership in Changing Times 146th Annual Meeting Aug. 18-21, 2013 Calgary Telus Convention Centre The CMA's Annual Meeting and General Council is often called the "parliament" of Canadian medicine because it's where many of this country's doctors gather to discuss health issues and concerns that matter to the nation. http://www.cma.ca/gc2013
Regular | Topics: Core Medical Trainees, medical education, Patient Safety, physicians, Quality Improvement, Safety
To discuss the Learning to Make a Difference Programme.
HealthBeat presented by VentureBeatHealthcare Conferences | Topics: data, hospitals, insurers, investors, patients, physicians, StartUps, technology
HealthBeat 2013 is a new event exploring “Smart Hospitals” and “Smart Practices,” the focal point of where technology is disrupting health care. The event also covers how “Smart Patients” fit in. Patients are now equipped with a library of web stats and tools, giving them more control over how they get medical care. HealthBeat will help decision makers — CIOs …
HIMSS New York StateHealthcare Conferences | Topics: disaster preparedness, Health IT, Meaningful Use, Pharmacists, physicians, technologists
2013 Annual HIMSS NYS Conference Health IT – When Disaster Strikes The annual HIMSS New York State conference is one of the premier gatherings for those interested in health information technology in our state. This year's focus will be the role of Health IT in disaster preparation. http://www.himssnys.org/
TEDx AlvaPark (Henry Ford Innovation Institute)Healthcare Conferences | Topics: failure, health, health care, innovation, medicine, patient empowerment, patients, physicians
TEDx event hosted by the Henry Ford Innovation Institute, Detroit, MI, including speakers Ted Eytan, MD and Regina Holliday
Virtual Roundtable on Social Media and HealthHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Academic, Campaigns, communication, GE Healthcare, healthcare social media, patients, physicians, social media
A collaborative discussion on how online social network campaigns help encourage improved health behaviours, and if so, how can they be made as effective as possible. Organized by GE Healthcare.
Texas Hospital Association 2012 Health Care Social Media SummitHealthcare Conferences | Topics: healthcare, hospital, hospital marketing, patient education, physician communications, physicians, public relations, risk management, social media
The Texas Hospital Association’s 2012 Health Care Social Media Summit is bringing an impressive line-up of national experts to Austin for a high-level strategic look at health care social media. For the first time, this conference is bringing to the Southwest a line-up of renowned national experts from Mayo Clinic’s Center for Social Media, Inova Health, University of Maryland Medical …
Physician Strategies SummitHealthcare Conferences | Topics: hospital, physician strategies, physicians
or hospitals and physicians today, a growing focus on accountable care, care coordination, and value encourages alignment as never before. So it?s no surprise that healthcare executives and physicians interested in long-term success are working together to develop collaborative solutions that enhance physician and organizational performance, improve quality and value, and offer bottom line results. Physician Strategies Summit: Driving Performance …
Regular | Topics: ePatient, health 2.0, healthcare innovation, hospitals, New York, patients, physicians
Physician Strategies SummitHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Digestive Disease Week 11, physicians
Digestive Disease Week 11.DDW registrants include physicians, educators, researchers, GI assistants, nurses, physician assistants and practice managers. The DDW 2011 exhibition will be held at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, Sunday, May 8 â Tuesday, May 10. The educational program will take place Saturday, May 7 â Tuesday, May 10 at the same facility, setting up a constant flow of traffic …