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EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SUMMIT
AGENDA: PRECONFERENCE
Wednesday, March 4, 2009

PRECONFERENCE I: Emergency Management 101 for Health Professionals
7:00 a.m. Registration Commences
8:00 a.m. Welcome, Overview, Expectations for the Morning

Dee Grimm, RN, JD
Chair, Chief Executive Officer, Emergency Management Professionals and Project Manager, Nevada Statewide Evacuation, Mass Care and Sheltering Initiative, Virginia City, NV (Co-Chair)
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Connie J. Boatright, MSN, RN
Emergency Management Consultant, Indianapolis, IN (Co-Chair)
8:15 a.m. Emergency Management Planning and Emergency Operations Plans
  • Four Phases of Emergency Management
  • Standards, Regulations, Guidance
  • Establishing the Emergency Management Program
  • Developing EOP's
  • Exercising, Educating, and Maintaining your Plans
10:00 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. Managing Medical Surge
  • Medical Surge Capacity and Capability
  • Patient Diversion and Tracking
  • Altered Standards of Care
  • MCI Management
  • Volunteer Management
  • Resource Management
  • Mass Fatality Planning
  • MOU's and Interagency Cooperative Efforts
  • Alternate Care Facilities
11:45 a.m. Legal and Ethical Trends in Emergency Management
12:00 p.m. Adjournment

PRECONFERENCE II: Key Elements and Issues in Conducting and Evaluating Disaster Drills in the Health Care Sector
7:00 a.m. Registration Commences
8:00 a.m. Welcome, Overview, Expectations for the Morning

Sally Phillips, RN, PhD
Director, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Research Program, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD (Co-Chair)
8:10 a.m. Overview of the Key Elements in Planning, Conducting, Evaluating, and Reporting on Disaster Drills

Sally Phillips, RN, PhD
Director, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Research Program, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD

Edward J. Gabriel, MPA, AEMT-P, CEM, CBCP
Deputy Commissioner, Planning and Preparedness, New York City Office of Emergency Management (retired), Assistant Chief, New York City Fire Department - FDNY EMS (retired), Global Director, Crisis Management and Business Continuity, The Walt Disney Company, Los Angeles, CA
9:00 a.m. Panel on Direct Experiences from the Field

Large Medical Center
Steve Cantrill, MD, FACEP
Associate Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO
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Medium, Suburban Hospital
Kimberly A. Bergert, RN, BSN
Safety Coordinator/Emergency Management, Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH
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Small Rural Hospital
Carol Tubman
Emergency Department Director, Huggins Hospital, Wolfeboro, NH
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10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Integrating Evaluation into Community Exercises: Strategies and Tools
11:15 a.m. Preconference Faculty Wrap-Up Session; Questions and Comments from the Floor; Evaluation of the Workshop

Sally Phillips, RN, PhD
Director, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Research Program, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD

Edward J. Gabriel, MPA, AEMT-P, CEM, CBCP
Deputy Commissioner, Planning and Preparedness, New York City Office of Emergency Management (retired), Assistant Chief, New York City Fire Department - FDNY EMS (retired), Global Director, Crisis Management and Business Continuity, The Walt Disney Company, Los Angeles, CA
12:00 p.m. Adjournment

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SUMMIT
AGENDA: DAY ONE
Wednesday, March 4, 2009

OPENING PLENARY SESSION
1:00 p.m. Welcome and Introduction to Day I

John Iglehart
Founding Editor, Health Affairs, National Correspondent, New England Journal of Medicine, Washington, DC (Co-Chair)
1:15 p.m. The Role of the Department of Homeland Security in Healthcare Emergency Preparedness

B. Tilman Jolly
Associate Chief Medical Officer for Medical Readiness, Department of Homeland Security, Office of Health Affairs, Washington DC
2:00 p.m. Update on Joint Commission Requirements

Robert A. Wise, MD
Vice President, Division of Standards and Survey Methods, The Joint Commission, Oakbrook Terrace, IL
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2:45 p.m. New Health Plan Roles in Member Education and Assistance

Diana C. Dennett
Counsel, America's Health Insurance Plans, Washington, DC

Terri Kenitzer
Director, Strategic Consultancy, Project Management Office, BCP/CMT, Humana, Inc., Louisville, KY
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Skip Skivington, MBA
Interim Vice President of Supply Chain, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA
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3:30 p.m. Break (Exhibitor Presentations in Main Ballroom)
4:15 p.m. Leadership Roundtable on the Hot Healthcare Emergency Management Issues for Providers in 2009

Robin Bleier, RN, HCRM-FACDONA
RB Health Partners, Inc., Tarpon Springs, FL
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Floyd Buras, MD
Pediatrician and Past President, Louisiana State Medical Society, Metairie, LA
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James L. Paturas, CEM, EMTP, CBCP, FACCP
Deputy Director, Center for Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response, Yale, New Haven Health System, New Haven, CT
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Tim Shryack, RN, BSN,MPH
Director of Operations, Jordan Valley Community Health Center, Springfield, MO
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5:15 p.m. Adjournment - Opening Networking Reception




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