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International Conference on Home Healthcare, Hospice, and Information Technology

A forum towards achieving evidence-based diffusion and implementation of innovations

Saturday, October 6, 2018
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center, Texas 1-2-3 Conference Room, Grapevine, Texas, USA
1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX, 76051, USA. Tel: +1 (817)-778-1000

Program for H3IT 2018

Saturday, October 6, 2018
Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center, Grapevine, Texas, USA
1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX, 76051, USA
TIME ACTIVITY
7:30-8:30 REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST
8:30-9:00 CONFERENCE OPENING and WELCOME
  Bill Dombi, President, National Association for Home Care and Hospice
  Organizing Committee Chair: Güneş Koru, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  Provider and Government Relationships Committee Chair: Ann Horton, LHC Group
  Health IT Vendor Relationships Committee Chair: Sam Smith, CEO and Secretary, Better Residential Care, Lincolnwood, IL
9:00-10:00 OPENING KEYNOTE:, Session Chair: Güneş Koru
  Improving communication between the hospital and home health – solutions and aspirations
  Christine Jones, Director of Care Transitions, University of Colorado
10:00-10:15 COFFEE BREAK
10:15-11:30 PRESENTATIONS SESSION - I - Session Chair: Paulina Sockolow
  Role of gaming and sensors for heart failure self-management by older adults living in their homes
  Kavita Radhakrishnan and Matthew O'Hair
  Health Record Design Recommendations for a Rural Home Care Agency’s Admission Process
  Paulina Sockolow, Ellen Bass, Kathryn Bowles, Yushi Yang, Sheryl Potashnik, Christine Wojciechowicz and Natasha Lee
  NimbleMiner: an Open Source Natural Language Processing System for Nursing-sensitive Data
  Maxim Topaz, Ludmila Murga, Ofrit Bar Bachar, Kathryn Bowles, Margaret McDonald, Sarah Collins and Kenrick Cato
11:30-12:30 INDUSTRY PANEL - I: Patient-Centric Interoperability: A Post-Acute Perspective.
  Presenter: Nick Knowlton, VP, Strategic Initiatives, Brightree
  Panelists: Tarrah Lowry-Schreiner, CEO, Sangre de Cristo Hospice & Palliative Care
  Paul Pisano, CEO, Interim Healthcare, Hartford County;
  Deborah Wesley, RN, BN, MSN, MHA, VP of Clinical Services, Addison County Home Health & Hospice
12:30 LUNCH
12:45-13:30 LUNCH KEYNOTE, Session Chair: Güneş Koru
  A Paradigm Shift for Care at Home: How Might Providers & Academia Collaborate?
  Warren Hebert, Home Care Association of Louisiana/Loyola New Orleans
13:30-15:10 PRESENTATIONS SESSION - II, Session Chair: Max Topaz
  A Systematic Review of Cultural Competency in Home and Hospice Care and the Opportunities Presented by Health IT
  Nour Aboumatar, Anna Opoku-Ayegman, Dari Alhuwail, Aisha Ahmadi, Yili Zhang and Gunes Koru
  Home Care Admission: Using the Omaha System to Track Formation of the Problem List, Implications for Information Technology Improvements
  Kathryn Bowles, Paulina Sockolow, Natasha Le, Yushi Yang, Sheryl Potashnik and Ellen Bass
  The Impact of Remote Patient Monitoring of Home Health Care Patients with Heart Failure: Pilot Study
  Robert Rosati, Tami Videon and Stephanie Kozakowski
  Factors Associated with the Decision-making of Home Care Patients with Heart Failure regarding Initiation of Telehealth Services
  Kyungmi Woo, Jingjing Shang and Dawn Dowding
15:10 COFFEE & AFTERNOON SNACKS
15:15-16:30 INDUSTRY PANEL - II: The Future of Home Health: Strategies and technologies propelling the industry forward
  Moderator: Merrily Orsini, CEO, corecubed.com
  Panelists: Eric Scharber, Simione
  Shradha Aiyer, Axxess
  Raj Shetye, LHC Group
  Jessica Busby, Restoring Home Health
16:30-17:30 TOWN-HALL MEETING: The Next Steps for H3IT & Planning and Ideas for H3IT 2019: A visioning exercise - Sam Smith and Güneş Koru
17:30 CLOSING REMARKS and ANNOUNCEMENTS
17:35 ADJOURNMENT
18:30 - SOCIAL GATHERING: Time and Place to Be Announced (everyone on their own)