GRQC: Health Care Forum: Improving Outcomes for Chronic Conditions and Reducing Disparities


  • Event Coordinator:
  •  Nina Shelton
  •  E: Send Email
  •  T: 585-256-4644

  • Event Date:
  •  Event Date: 9/21/2017
  •  Event Start: 08:15 AM
  •  Event End: 10:30 AM

  • Event Location:
  •  University of Rochester Medical Center
  • 601 Elmwood Ave
  • 1-9425 Class of '62 Auditorium
  •  T: 585-256-4644

  • Location Notes:
  • Park in the Hospital ramp garage or the Medical School lot on Elmwood Avenue. Signs to the event will also be posted. Parking vouchers will be given to those registered from outside URMC.

Come hear Dr. Shari M. Ling, who is currently the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Deputy Chief Medical Officer serving in the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ), responsible for assisting the CMS Chief Medical Officer in the Agency's pursuit of higher quality health care, healthier populations, and lower cost through quality improvement. Dr. Ling's long-standing focus is on the achievement of meaningful health outcomes through delivery of high quality beneficiary-centered care across all care settings, with a special interest in the care of persons with multiple chronic conditions and functional limitations, and reducing health disparities.

This presentation will be understandable and of interest to attendees from all sectors, not just health care professionals.

Program Agenda

8:15 – 8:45 am
Registration, networking, and continental breakfast
8:45 – 9:00 am
Welcome, introductions, and background
9:00 – 10:00 am
Plenary Presentation – Dr. Ling
10:00 - 10:30 am
Panel Discussion – Dr. Ling, UR Medicine and Rochester Regional Health Leaders

The Presenters

Robert Panzer, MD - Host
Chief Quality Officer, University of Rochester Medical Center
Shari M. Ling, M.D.
Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Join us

WHEN:
Thursday, September 21, 2017 – 8:15am - 10:30am
WHERE:
University of Rochester Medical Center
601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY
1-9425 Class of '62 Auditorium

PARKING:

Park in the Hospital ramp garage or the Medical School lot on Elmwood Avenue. Signs to the event will also be posted. Parking vouchers will be given to those registered from outside URMC.

COST:

Complimentary to all GRQC Members and Friends

PLEASE RSVP:

To help us plan, please register online at www.grqc.org or contact Nina Shelton at the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce at 585-256-4644 or by e-mail at Nina.Shelton@GreaterRochesterChamber.com by September 20, 2017.