Planning and Optimizing an Ambulatory PharmacyJune 25 | 2 p.m. Eastern timePresenter: Gregory K. Shaeffer, Ambulatory Pharmacy Consulting
Summary: This webinar will focus on the latest ACO developments related to healthcare reform and demonstrate how having an Ambulatory Care pharmacy strategy can mitigate the penalties associated with healthcare reform in areas related to pharmaceutical care.
Risk in Economic Choices III: Risk MitigationJune 27 | 2 p.m. Eastern timePresenter: Isaac J. Faber, U.S. Army
Summary: This webinar is intended to be the last of three which will have been held over the past year. However, each session has been self-contained. The purpose of this series is to explore the risk of economic choices. This third and last session will focus on how to mitigate cost risks after they have been identified and assessed.
Sustainability in Supply ChainsJuly 11 | 11 a.m. Eastern timePresenter: Joe Miemczyk , Audencia Nantes School of Management
Summary: The overall topic of sustainable supply chain management will be defined using examples from various industrial sectors. The key hot topics in supply chain management (customization, resilience and so on) will be used to confront how sustainability is a challenge that can be met by getting some of the basics right as well as through more innovative approaches.
The Wide World of Human Factors in HealthcareJuly 16 | 2 p.m. Eastern timePresenter: Rich Halstead-Nussloch, Ph.D, CPE, Southern Polytechnic State University
Summary: Human factors cover a wide range of practices in providing quality healthcare. From the ergonomics of lifting patients to the formulation of passwords to protect electronic health records, the human element plays a major role in successful outcomes. This webinar will provide an overview of this vast range and cover selected major points within it to illustrate the value of good human-factors practices in delivering effective healthcare.
Enabling Value Driven Care Through Integration of Cost Engineering, Process Improvement and Variation Reduction StrategiesJuly 25 | 2 p.m. Eastern timePresenters: Phil Oravetz, M.D., Adam Kelchlin, Will Barrette, Michael Louviere
Summary: Out-of-control costs, coupled with declining reimbursements and patients shifting into government funded insurance programs pose a serious threat to patients’ ability to receive affordable, quality care. Leveraging the fundamentals of cost engineering, process improvement, and variation reduction, Ochsner Health System is reversing the cost trend and delivering value based care, solving the quality versus affordability equation. The OHS Pursuit of Value project targets the minimization of practice variation enabling significant cost savings.
7 Ways to Make an Impact - Lean in ConstructionJuly 30 | 2 p.m. Eastern timePresenter: Lauren Schroedter, Hanson Professional Services Inc.
Summary: Irrespective of industry domain, we believe you will enjoy learning of the advances of lean in the construction world … principles that you may be able to relate to as you observe a construction site from a distance, hear about the next tallest building in the world or even while getting your own new real-estate / house.
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