The focus of the 2015 Innovations in Emergency Department Management Conference will be on leadership, management, operations, logistics, strategic planning and healthcare reform. You’ll hear from a wide variety of experts who have “been there, done that” and who have created innovative solutions to some of the ED’s toughest challenges. Invest 20 hours with these thought leaders and you’ll return home with a series of tested solutions and a renewed enthusiasm for creating an exemplary emergency department.
Click to watch the introductory video of the Innovations in ED Management Conference
Fred Lee has the enviable distinction of having been both a senior vice president of a major medical center and a cast member at Disney University. At Disney, he helped develop and facilitate Disney’s 3-day seminar, Disney’s Approach to Quality Service for the Healthcare Industry. Using an insider’s experience and a keen eye for cultural comparisons, he authored If Disney Ran Your Hospital: 9 ½ Things You Would Do Differently, which has become the all-time best-selling book on hospital leadership and has been translated into four languages.
|Return Home With a Series of Tested Solutions and a Renewed Enthusiasm for Creating an Exemplary Emergency Department.|
Managing the many challenges associated with the functioning of a contemporary emergency department can prove daunting to even the most skilled managers. The many difficulties that exist can be just overwhelming, yet there are answers. There are EDs that have faced the same challenges and come up with viable solutions.
The Innovations in ED Management Conference invites you to submit a poster abstract for the annual competition to be held during the Conference in Orlando this year. If your poster is selected for presentation your first author will receive $150 towards your conference registration. The winner of the competition will also receive two nights stay and the runner-up will receive one night stay (taxes, but not incidentals, included) at the Marriott World Center, Orlando.
Principal, Quality Matters Consulting
Salt Lake City, Utah
Author, Quality Matters: Solutions for a
Safe and Efficient Emergency Department
Former senior vice president of a major
medical center and a cast member at
Disney University Best-Selling Author, If Disney Ran Your
Hospital: 9½ Things You Would Do Differently
Developer, Disney’s Approach to Quality
Service for the Healthcare Industry
Director of Clinical Operations,
Emergency Medicine Physicians (EMP)
Benchmarking Alliance (EDBA)
Medical Director, The Center for Medical Education, Inc.
Co-Host, Risk Management Monthly
Medical Editor, Emergency Medical Abstracts
Recipient, ACEP Education Award
Medical Director (1984-2009),
San Gabriel Valley Hospital ED
San Gabriel, California
Chief Strategy Officer,
Carroll Hospital Center
Strategic Planning / Innovation
West Penn Allegheny Health System
Chief Medical Officer,
Emergency Medicine Physicians (EMP)
President, The Center for Emergency
Medicine Education, LLC
Medical Editor, ACEP Now
Co-Host, ED Leadership Monthly
Professor and Dean,
University of Tennessee
College of Medicine
President, American College
of Emergency Physicians 2011-2012
Consultant, Blue Jay Consulting
Former Vice President for
Emergency Services, EME and Trauma
Vice Chairman and Clinical Director,
Department of Emergency Medicine
Professor of Emergency Medicine
State University of New York
at Stony Brook, School of Medicine
Stony Brook, New York
Audio & Video Self-Study
Versions are Available Online.
Self-Study versions of prior Innovations in Emergency Department Management Conferences are available online in audio and video formats. Visit CourseHost.net for full details and sample videos.
The 2015 Innovations in Emergency Department Management Conference will be professionally audio and video recorded and made available for self-study in the Spring of 2015.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Center for Emergency Medical Education and The Center for Medical Education, Inc.
The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Center for Emergency Medical Education designates this Live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category I Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Center for Medical Education, Inc., is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider No. 12345.
The conference is intended for Emergency Department Medical and Nursing Directors, as well as hospital executives who are seeking information to optimize the function of their departments. The conference is intended to be an intensive and advanced program that will provide participants with concrete strategies to address the multiple challenges that confront modern Emergency Departments.
After attending this course, participants will be able to: