2013 Rural Healthcare Summit

2013 Rural Healthcare Summit
September 8-10, 2013

Doubletree by Hilton Downtown
Nashville, TN

The 2013 Rural Healthcare Summit, “Preparing for Tomorrow Today” was a great success! Participants heard from healthcare professionals who offered their unique perspectives of the challenges facing rural hospitals. Attendees returned to their community hospital better prepared to understand and navigate in the current and future healthcare environment.

If you attended the Summit you may download any of the presentations listed below with the password that was provided during the meeting.

Revenue Cycle & CFO Forum:

· Paula Digby: Investigating ‘Incident to’


CFO Forum:

· Sue Murphy: HTMS & MedAssets Update

· Kevin Stringer: Medicare Cost Report presentation to board

· Matt Turman: Capital and Construction Solutions


Revenue Cycle Forum:

· Neil Koonce: Structuring a Relationship That Can Successfully Impact Your Revenue Cycle

· Dale Gibson: Inpatient Criteria Change Transcripts


HR Forum:

· Lon Williams:

· Eric Stevens: Social Media in the Healthcare Workplace

· Anne Martin: Common HR Mistakes That Cause Employees to Seek Legal Representation


General Session

· Eric Shell: Financial Sustainability in the New Healthcare Environment-Strategies for Rural Hospital Success


Breakout Session

· Tess Dooley: Healthcare Reform: Gearing Up for 2014

· Mike Lieb: Getting Your Employed Physician Practices to Fly

· Paula Digby: The Secret to Ensuring Physician Compliance with ICD-10 Documentation Requirements

· Elizabeth Ritt: Analytics in Nursing Practice: From Insight to Innovation

· Paula Digby: ED Charge Capture – Stopping the Hemorrhage

· Kevie Mikus-Marlene Cole: Navigating Complex Compensation Issues

· Tony Kruse & Jason Barb: CAH Survival Strategies

· Carolyn Swanson: Using Reporting Tools to Track and Reduce Bad Debt

· Edmond Sims: News Flash: Latest Developments at EEOC

· Diane Bradley: Practical Approaches to Linking Quality & Safety to Outcomes, Reducing Risk and Improved Efficiencies

· Scott Shanter: Optimizing Hospital Physician Relationships for Quality, Productivity & Efficiency