Annual Conference 2017

Health Care Executives of Southern California
ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017 at The California Endowment

This program is approved for 6 ACHE Face-to-Face Credits.


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SCHEDULE

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Welcome
8:45 AM – 10:15 AM PANEL: Impact of Healthcare Policy Reform in Our Communities and Health Systems

Facilitator: Michael Harris, MSHM – Professor, Practice of Health Services Administration & Policy, USC

Speakers:

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM-12 PM Panel: Moving the Needle: Programs Across the Continuum of Care  

Facilitator: Kerry Weiner, MD, MPH – Chief Strategy Officer, CareConnect

Speakers:

  • Daniel Virnich, MD, MBA, FACHE – Senior Vice President, HealthCare Partners, A DaVita Medical Group
  • Deanna Kyrimis, MBA – Chief Executive Officer, Arch Health Medical Group, Pacific Accountable Management & Pacific Accountable Care
  • Tyler Albrechtsen, NHA – Executive Director, Ensign Group
  • George Fields, DO – Chief Medical Officer, CareConnect
  • Tory Starr, MSN – Vice President, Care Management, Sutter Health

Breakout Session: Early Careerist to Early Careerist Panel Discussion

Facilitator: Meghan Nechrebecki, MPH –  Senior Project Manager, Specialty Care, UCLA Health

Speakers:

  • Tracey Donegan, MHA – Chief Information & Innovation Officer, Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital
  • Karen Kim, JD, MPH – Cross-Functional Senior Business Leader, LA Care Health Plan
  • Kathryn Gurvitz, MHA – Manager, Performance Improvement, Cedars-Sinai
  • Preston White, MHA – Director, Clinical Neurosciences, UCLA
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch & HCE Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony
1:00 PM – 1:15 PM Break
 1:15 PM — 2:45 PM Panel: Case Study: Leveraging IT to Support Transitions in Care

Facilitator: Mark Maramba, MHA – Manager, Reporting & Analytics, PIH Health Physicians

Speakers:

Breakout Session:  Resume Review

  • Michael Melendez – Director of Human Resources, College Medical Center
  • Erin Grawey – Senior Recruiter, Aya Healthcare
  • Daniel Nadel, MBA – Senior Recruiter, Aya Healthcare
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Panel: Does Your Organizational Culture Drive Patient Experience?

Facilitator: Mary Matson, MHA, CPXP, CAVS – Director, Service Excellence, Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Speakers:

4:30 PM Adjournment

FEATURED SPEAKERS

ALAN DUBOVSKY
Chief Patient Experience Officer
Cedars-Sinai Health System
HECTOR FLORES, MD
Co-Director
Family Medicine Residency Program
White Memorial Medical Center
RICHARD RIGGS, MD
Vice President and Chief Medical Information Officer
Cedars-Sinai Health System
DANIEL VIRNICH, MD, MBA
Senior Vice President Operations
DaVita Healthcare Partners

THANK YOU TO OUR GOLD SPONSOR