Chronic Disease Care: Better Ideas in Action

November 6 and 7, 2008
San Francisco, California


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Agenda Day Two

8:00 a.m. Breakfast Session
Practice Using the Made to Stick Template to Convey Good Ideas
9:00 a.m. Framing the Day

Sophia Chang, MD, MPH
California HealthCare Foundation
9:15 a.m. Emerging Trends
Health 2.0: The Power of Participation

Susannah Fox
Pew Internet Group

Jay Parkinson, MD
Hello Health

Amy Tenderich
Diabetes Mine Blog

David Williams, MBA
10:45 a.m. Networking Activity
12:00 p.m. Conference Adjourned
Box lunches available
12:30 p.m.

Better Ideas Salons and Networking Sessions

Learn about new initiatives in the nation and abroad.

CME will be available to those who attend.

Making Our Care Patient Centered
LaZell Hammons, RN, BSN, CMC, and Tamara Pickett, MD
Southcentral Foundation

Southcentral Foundation's journey and lessons learned in improving access, patient choice, and the built environment.

NHS Scotland
Joel Hyatt, MD
Kaiser Permanente

Using community partnerships, collaboration and managed clinical networks, and incorporating self management support to transform chronic disease care in Scotland.

DIAMOND: Depression Improvement Across Minnesota, Offering a New Direction
Nancy Jaeckels
Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement

Regional implementation of a case-management model for depression in primary care -- with payers, employers, and medical groups testing a new financial model.

Practical Tips for Partnering with Patients and Families in Care and in Improving Chronic Care
Bev Johnson
Institute for Family-Centered Care

Tips and strategies on involving patients and families in their care.

Managing Preventable Admissions
Coleen Kivlahan, MD, MPH
Schaller Anderson

Approaches to improving quality and managing costs in Medicaid populations.

Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST) in the Continuum of Care

Judy Citko, JD
California Coalition for Compassionate Care

Jim Mittelberger, MD, MPH

Susan Stone, MD, MPH
1:45 p.m. CHCF Initiatives

CME will be available to those who attend.

E-prescribing: Discuss recent initiatives to increase e-prescribing adoption and use and present findings from pilots programs in Northern California and Los Angeles

Oral Health: Best practices to improve dental clinic productivity

Specialty Care Access: Improving the quality and access to specialty care through mini-fellowships
2:30 p.m. End of Day
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