PHYSICIAN HOSPITALS OF AMERICA
8TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE
October 2-4, 2008 at the La Quinta Resort and Club in Palm Springs, California


www.physicianhospitals.org         Audios available from last years conference.


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1223-99 Full Set of Audio Recordings on CD Rom in mp3 Format ($199)
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Thursday, October 2nd, 2008
1223-01 President’s Welcome; Program Overview and Announcements Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
Track A—Development and Conversion
1223-02 Developing a Quality Clinical or CQI Program Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-03 Do’s and Don’ts on Physician Hospital Real Estate, Development and Financing – Panel Presentation Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-04 Legal Experiences in Converting, Rescuing, and Developing of Physician Owned Hospitals Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-05 Conversion of an ASC to a Hospital – Technical Do’s and Don’ts Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-06 ASC to a Surgical Hospital: A Physician Board Members’ Post Conversion Perspective – Panel Presentation Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
Track B—Sustaining Performance and Growth
1223-07 Linking Accreditation and Quality of Care to Performance Improvement & Risk Management Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-08 Determining the Cost of a Procedure Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-09 Benchmarking to Improve Operations Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-10 Insurance Contract Negotiations for Physician Owned Hospitals Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-11 Meeting Medicare Conditions of Participation and Ensuring Survey Readiness Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
Track C—Law, Politics and the Press
1223-12 Impact of Stark Phase III Regulations and Subsequent “Clarifications” on Physician Owned Hospitals Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-13 Crisis Communications: How to Communicate with and Through the Media in Challenging Times Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-14 Selected Hospital Operational Issues and Related Legal Concerns Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-15 Creation and Operation of a State Association Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-16 Opening a For-Profit Hospital with Opposition from Non-Profits Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
Lunch & Presentation
1223-17 Changing the Public’s Perception: 2008-09 PHA Media Plan Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart



Friday, October 3rd, 2008
1223-18 Market Impact of Specialty Hospitals: A Study of the Profitability of General Short-Term Acute Care Hospitals Post Market Entry of Specialty Hospitals, Robert Cimasi, MHA, ASA, CBA, AVA, CM&AA, CMP Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-19 Physician Ownership and Specialty Hospitals: Some Economic Considerations, John Schneider, PhD Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-20 Future Hospital Models and Legislative Impacts – Panel Presentation Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-21 American Medical Association, Arthur D. Snow, Jr., MD Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-22 PHA Political Update, Randy Fenninger, JD President, MARC Associates Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-23 Summary Comments, Douglas Johnson, President, Physician Hospitals of America; Molly Sandvig, JD, Executive Director, Physician Hospitals of America Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart



Saturday, October 4th, 2008
Track A—Clinical Operations
1223-24 Managing Implant Costs Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-25 The Business of Anesthesia: Making it Work in Today’s Cost Conscious Environment n/a
1223-26 Medication Supply and Delivery Systems Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
Track B—Administration/Finance
1223-27 First Year of Operations: Transitioning from Development to Successful Operations and Steady Financial Management Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-28 EMR: Past, Present, and Future Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-29 Proactively Preparing for the Recovery Audit Contractors (RAC) through Physician Documentation Improvement Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
Track C—Physician Topics
1223-30 Entering and Exiting Physician-Owned Hospitals: Issues Facing Physician-Owners and Institutions Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-31 Valuing Interests in Physician Owned Hospitals Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart
1223-32 Pre-Operative Evaluation: Art, Science, or Just Habit Add mp3 to Cart Add CD to Cart


Single lecture pricing is as follows: **Except where noted
  Compact Disc: $20.00
MP3: $10.00
Streaming Audio: *Not yet available for this conference
 
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