November 6-8, 1997 Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort Hotel
Pre-Conference (optional) – Thursday, November 6, 1997, 2:00 pm
|Beyond the Physician-Assisted Suicide Debate: Building Positive Clinical & Social Alternatives. Ira R. Byock, MD, Director, The Pallative Care Service.
Panel Discussion featuring Dr. Byock and Geoffery N Fieger, JD, attorney for Jack Kevorkian moderated by Arthur T. Porter, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan.
Friday, November 7, 1997
|8:45 am||Keynote Address :
The Top Ten Trends in Healthcare for 1998.
|Russell C. Coile, Jr., President, The Health Forecasting Group, Plano, Texas.|
|10:30 am||Award for Excellence Presentation|
|Douglas P. Zipes, M.D.|
|1:15 pm||Cancer Program Integration :
Straight Talk About What You Can Really Accomplish
|Joseph M. Spallina|
|1:15 pm||A Model for Clinical Integration in a Managed Care Market.|
|Carol Wilcox, RN, MS and Suzanne Yerg, MBA|
|2:20 pm||Issues that Impact the Use of Complimentary Medicine on Society in Oncology.|
|Allen H. Neims, MD, PhD.|
|2:20 pm||Care Maps, Utilization, & Outcomes|
|Jay Hoey and Scott Soehl|
|3:45 pm||From Competitors to Collaborators :
Finding the Synergistic Solution.
|Deborah Jorgenson, MS, RN and Suzanne Yerg, MBA|
|3:45 pm||Economic Evaluation in Oncology :
Studies in Ambulatory Care vs. Home Health & Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
|Patrick A. Grusenmeyer, MPA|
Saturday, November 8, 1997
|8:00 am||Hospice in a World of Managed Care & Integration :
Surviving Healthcare Change in an Increasingly Competitive Environment.
|Lars Egede-Nissen, MPA and Janet L. Jones, RN, BSN|
|8:00 am||Cancer Screening & Genetic Risk Assessment Programs :
Administrative Issues & Logical Tips.
|Deborah Watkins Bruner, MSN|
|9:15 am||Business, Health & the Bottom Line :
Showcasing Quality while Managing Costs.
|Joan C. Rodney and Arthur T. Porter, MD|
|9:15 am||Re-Engineering Case Management :
Preparing for the Year 2000.
|Kristen Blasko and Karen Keown|
|11:00 am||Cancer in the 21st Century…
What Will Make it Change?
|11:00 am||Building the Foundation for Cancer Disease Management.|
|Michael D. Patton|
|1:30 pm||Disease Management :
A Better Alternative to Managed Care.
|Burt VanderLaan, MD|
|3:45 pm||Panel Discussion/Questions and Answers.|
|Susan J. Brown-Wagner, Kent Giles, and Burt VanderLaan, MD|
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