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Spring Summit 2012
The Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum examined future health care workforce issues at its Spring Summit on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at the Baton Rouge Marriott.
Looking Ahead: The Future Health Care Workforce in Louisiana featured Mike Magee, MD, as keynote speaker. Dr. Magee is widely recognized as a visionary leader of the home-centered health care movement. Other speakers who shared their expertise included: Dr. Ben Sachs, MB, BS, DPH (Tulane University); Perry Rigby, MD (LSU School of Medicine); Cynthia Bienemy, PhD, RN (Louisiana State Board of Nursing); Robert Baye, PA (LSU Health Sciences School of Allied Health); and Karen Zoeller (Louisiana Hospital Association). The event was designed for health care providers and payers, employers and the general public.
To view Summit highlights, please click here
Fall Summit 2013
The Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum examined the impact of health care reform measures on Louisiana's residents, businesses, health care professionals and insurers at its Fall Summit, held Thurs., Oct. 31, 2013, at the Baton Rouge Marriott.
Health Care Reform and You: Professional Viewpoints featured Sheila P. Burke as the keynote speaker. Burke, a Senior Public Policy Advisor with Baker Donelson's Washington, D.C., office, has 19 years experience on Capitol Hill and has been involved with numerous legislative issues related to Medicare, Medicaid, Maternal and Child Health programs, welfare reform, budget reconciliation and previous legislative efforts to reform health care. Other speakers at the event included David L. Callecod, FACHE, President/CEO of Lafayette General Health; Vincent Culotta, Jr., MD, President of the Louisiana State Medical Society; Raymond A. Peters, SPHR, Vice-President of Human Resources and Marketing for RoyOMartin; Carol A. Solomon, CEO of Peoples Health; and Michael Bertaut, Health Care Economist with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana.
The event was part of the Quality Forum's ongoing commitment to providing education for providers, payers, purchasers and consumers about key issues related to health care in Louisiana.
- For Mike Bertaut’s presentation, click here.
- For Sheila Burke's presentation, click here.
- For David Callecod's presentation, click here.
- For Dr. Vincent Culotta's presentation, click here.
- For Carol Solomon's presentation, click here.