Crouse Hospital Chief Quality Officer Derrick Suehs will be a guest presenter at the Managing Transition in Healthcare – Leadership for Today, Tomorrow and the Future conference this Friday, March 25 at Turning Stone Resort in Verona, NY. Sponsored by Utica College and the Central New York Area Health Education Center, this first annual conference for healthcare administrators and executives will provide an in-depth look at how the healthcare industry can best manage the transition to healthcare reform while positioning itself for the future through development, organization and collaboration as envisioned by selected leaders in the field. Suehs will present It’s all About Dreaming: Baldrige Quality Journey, a look at Crouse’s continued focus on organizational excellence. For more information: www.utica.edu/healthleader.
Christy Bond, FACHE, is a featured presenter at the 2011 Congress on Healthcare Leadership sponsored by the American College of Healthcare Executives. Bond will present an overview on Crouse’s initiative to reduce hospital readmissions through our innovative Care Transitions program. Co-presenting with Bond will be Eric Coleman, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Health Care Policy and Research at the University of Colorado at Denver and developer of the Care Transition patient care model. The conference is being held in Chicago this week and is attended by healthcare executives from across the U.S.