The Learning Healthcare System in America: January 2011

When: January 11, 2011 - January 12, 2011 (12:30 PM Eastern)

Topics Quality and Patient Safety, Health Services, Coverage, and Access
Activity: The Learning Health Care System in America
Board: HMD Executive Office

The first meeting of the Committee on the Learning Healthcare System in America will take place on January 11-12, 2011, at the Keck Center of the National Academies (500 5th St. NW) in Washington, DC. If you would like to attend, please register soon as space is limited.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011
12:30 P.M. Chair’s opening remarks, Mark Smith

12:45 P.M. Discussion of study, Sponsors

1:45 P.M. Presentation on the Learning Health System series of workshops and publications, Michael McGinnis, IOM Senior Scholar

2:30 P.M. Panel I: Learning for Safety
-A systems perspective on improving patient safety, James Bagian, University of Michigan
-A team-based approach to care transitions, Mary Naylor, University of Pennsylvania
-Using patient engagement and transparency to drive safety, Arthur Levin, Center for Medical Consumers

3:45 P.M. Break
4:00 P.M. Panel II: Learning for Value and Efficiency
-Employer value initiatives, Helen Darling, National Business Group on Health
-Operations management science for improving value, Eugene Litvak, Institute for Healthcare Optimization
-Rapid learning for value, Lynn Etheredge, Rapid Learning Project

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

9:00 A.M. Chair’s opening remarks, Mark Smith

9:15 A.M. Panel III: Learning for Effectiveness
-Thoracic surgery outcomes database, T. Bruce Ferguson, Jr., East Carolina Heart Institute
-Managed care databases for clinical research, George Halvorson, Kaiser Permanente


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