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30th Annual New England Regional Healthcare Risk Management Conference

May 03, 2020
4:00 PM to 12:00 PM
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Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa
625 North Road
Groton, CT 06340
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Early Bird Registration and Hotel Reservations Now Open

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30th Annual New England Regional Healthcare Risk Management Conference

"Optimistic in Mystic – Pearls of Risk Management Wisdom"

Sunday May 3 - Tuesday May 5 

Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa 

Groton, CT

The Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Northern New England Societies for Healthcare Risk Management will be holding the 30th Annual New England Regional Healthcare Risk Management Conference May 3rd – 5th, 2020. Traditionally, this conference attracts over 250 healthcare risk management professionals for an opportunity to receive ASHRM CEU approved education, engage in professional networking, visit with exhibitors and see a bit of New England! 

 

ASHRM CEU and CLE (for attorneys licensed in NH, MA, CT) will be offered.

Discounts at the Mynd Spa at the Marriott will be available.

Sponsorship opportunites still available! See below.

 

Please note:

*No on-site registration

*All entrants to the conference sessions, exhibit hall, dining areas and receptions must be registered for the conference and display their conference registration badge.

*No refunds for cancellation or non-attendance. You may substitute a registrant by notifying [email protected]

 

Hotel Reservations

The room block cutoff date is April 6, 2020.  Guests must reserve prior to the cutoff date to receive the discounted rate of $149.

To reserve on line:HotelReservation

Toll Free: 1-877-901-6632 *You must use this phone # to get the conference rate.

 

PROGRAM AGENDA

*Program subject to change

Sunday 5/3

2:00 – 3:30

Registration/Help Desk

3:30 – 4:00

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Allison Funicelli, President, CSHRM

4:00 – 5:00 (Ballroom)

General Session:

Death with Dignity – Informed Consent, Patient Rights, Malpractice and Risk Mitigation

Marci A. Alexander, Esq. Chief Risk Officer, Privacy Officer and General Counsel, MaineGeneral Hospital

Renee Guignard, Esq. Director of Risk Management, Associate General Counsel, MaineGeneral Hospital

5:30 – 7:00

Exhibit Hall Opening and Cocktail/Appetizer Reception

Monday 5/4

7:00 – 8:00

Registration

Sponsored Buffet Breakfast

8:00 – 8:30

Opening Remarks and ASHRM Presentation

8:30 – 9:30

Breakout Session:

2020 EMR & Audit Trail Discovery Update

Matthew P. Keris, Esquire, Marshall Dennehey

Raven Cooley, Risk Manager, UPMC Susquehanna

Michelle Crum, Risk Manager, Penn Lancaster General Hospital

Breakout Session:

Crisis Management at the Intersection of Legal and Risk

Gareth Notis, Partner - Morrison Mahoney LLP

Anthony Abeln, Partner - Morrison Mahoney LLP

Sandy Lish, Co-founder - Castle Group

9:30 – 10:00

Sponsored Refreshments

Exhibits

10:00 – 11:00

Breakout Session:

Safe and Sound: Steps to Build a Regional Safe Community

Barbara G. Rebold, RN, MS, CPHQ, ECRI Institute

Claudette Fonshell, RN, MSN, Director, Clinical Improvement, The Healthcare Improvement Foundation

Breakout Session:

Investigations in the Age of Geosocial Data

Jacqueline Batista, Liability Account Manager, DigiStream Investigations

11:15 – 12:15

Breakout Session:

Ripple Effect - Risk Implications of Youth at Risk for Violence

Allison Funicelli, MPA, CCLA, ARM, CPHRM, Sr. Risk Consultant, AWAC Services, member company of Allied World

Anne Huben-Kearney, BSN, MPA, CPHQ, CPHRM, CPPS, DFASHRM, AVP, Risk Management Group, AWAC Services, member company of Allied World

Denise Neal, BSN, MJ, CPHRM, AVP, Risk Management Group, Allied World, member company of Allied World

Breakout Session

 “Great Catch for Safety” Program – Upbeat, Engaging, Increased Reporting

Sally Johnston, MSHA, BSN, RN, CNOR, CPHRM, Stamford Health

12:15 – 1:15

Sponsored Lunch

Exhibits

1:15 – 2:45

General Session (Ballroom)

The Future of Now: Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Belinda Dodds-Marshall, Esq, Partner, Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan LLP

Mario Giannettino, Esq., Partner, Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan LLP

2:45 – 3:30

Sponsored Refreshments

Exhibits

3:30 – 4:30

Breakout Session:

Documentation: Lessons Learned from Litigation

Erika Amarante, Partner, Wiggin and Dana

Breakout Session:

Privilege/Disqualification and Protecting Internal Documents in Litigation

Noel Dumas, Partner, Morrison Mahoney LLP

Tuesday 5/5

7:00 – 8:00

Breakfast and Exhibits

8:00 – 9:00

Breakout Session:

She’s Delivering HERE...NOW?!
Preparing for and Managing the Unintended Delivery in the Non-OB Setting

Karen Boedtker RN Med, Senior Risk Manager, Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Victoria Flanagan RN, Director of CHAD Perinatal Outreach Program and Operational Director of NNEPQIN

Breakout Session:

Do You See What I See? Radiology Claims: Mitigating Risk and Improving Patient Safety

Carol S. Doty, Esq., CPHRM - Partner, Kaufman, Borgeest & Ryan, LLP

Laurel Byerly, Esq. - VP Of Claims, Western Litigation

Andrea McHugh, RN,BBSN, CPHRM - Sr. Director of Quality & Risk Management, Westmed Medical Group

Eileen Shanley, MBA - Independent Consultant

9:15 – 10:15

Breakout Session:

Implicit Bias and Physician Burnout: Impact on Diagnostic Accuracy

Annemarie Provencher, RN, Sr. Risk Specialist, Coverys

Joyce Tedford, RN, BSN, CPHRM, Sr. Risk Specialist, Coverys

Breakout Session:

Ethical Duties of the Risk Manager: Moral Compass and Decision-Making

Josh Hyatt DHSc, MHL, MBE(c), DFASHRM, CPHRM, HEC-C, Hyatt Healthcare Consulting, Harvard Medical School

10:15 – 10:45

Sponsored Refreshments

Hotel Checkout

10:45 – 11:45

General Session:

Everything You Want Is on the Other Side of Fear: How to Change Your Mindset and Find the Courage to Dream Big and Do Your Impossible

Susan Eckstein,Transformational Coach and Speaker, Susan Eckstein Coaching

11:45 – 12:15

Raffles, Box Lunch to Go, Closing Remarks/Plans for 2021

Thanks for attending!

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Sponsorship opportunities & exhibit space are available to make your organization stand out! 

Financial support for the conference is greatly appreciated by our participants who consistently rate the conference as “high quality" and a “great value”.  Below you will find this year’s sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities. Have an idea for sponsorship, don’t hesitate to give us a call!

Please note that the reception and lunch options are limited, so please confirm availability for your choice for any of these options by first contacting:

Dan O’Brien, Sponsorship Committee Chair

[email protected]

860.920.7438

Gold, Silver, Bronze general sponsorships and Exhibitor space are unlimited.

All sponsorship and exhibiting choices may be made by going here SPONSORSHIP and click Register Now.

1. Choose the sponsorship and exhibit hall ticket(s) of your choice

2. Complete any applicable complimentary registration tickets that are included with your sponsorship level. Please note the per company limits on complimentary tickets below.

On behalf of the 2020 NERHRMC Sponsorship Committee, thank you in advance for your consideration.

 

Sunday Night Reception ($5,500) – May 3rd

  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship in the program materials and signage at the event, special signage at reception
  • Verbal acknowledgement at the conference
  • Opportunity to make introductory remarks at reception
  • Opportunity to introduce a speaker at the conference
  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship level on state chapter websites with a web link to your company website
  • Two complimentary registrations to attend the conference including all educational sessions, receptions and exhibit hall 

 

Monday Night Reception ($6,000) – May 4th

  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship in the program materials and signage at the event, special signage at reception
  • Verbal acknowledgement at the conference
  • Opportunity to make introductory remarks at reception
  • Opportunity to introduce a speaker at the conference
  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship level on state chapter websites with a web link to your company website
  • Complimentary exhibitor’s table
  • Three complimentary registrations to attend the conference including all educational sessions, receptions and exhibit hall 

 

Breakfast Sponsor ($5,000 each) – May 5th                                

  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship level in the program materials and signage at the event, special signage at breakfast
  • Verbal acknowledgement at the conference
  • Opportunity to introduce a speaker at the conference
  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship level on state chapter websites with company logo and a web link to your company websitesTwo complimentary registrations to attend the conference, including all educational sessions, receptions and exhibit hall. 

"Boxed Lunch-To-Go" Sponsor ($3000.00) - May 5th

  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship level in the program materials and special signage at break refreshment table
  • Verbal acknowledgement at the conference
  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship level on state chapter websites with company logo and a web link to your company website
  • Opportunity to introduce speaker 
  • One complimentary registration to attend the conference including all educational sessions, receptions and exhibit hall 

 

Gold General Sponsor ($2,500)

  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship in the program materials and signage
  • Verbal acknowledgement at the conference
  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship on state chapter websites with company logo and a web link to your company website
  • Opportunity to introduce speaker 
  • Does not include conference registration.

 

Silver General Sponsor ($1,000)

  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship in the program materials and signage.
  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship level on state chapter websites.
  • Does not include conference registration.

 

Bronze General Sponsor ($500)

  • Acknowledgement of sponsorship in on site sponsor listing.
  • Does not include conference registration.

 

Exhibitor ($500)

  • Tabletop display in the Exhibit Hall (does not include registration to conference)

 

In order to be recognized in the conference registration materials, sponsorship registration and payment must be received by March 1, 2020.  

 

*All entrants to the conference sessions, exhibit hall, dining areas and receptions must be registered for the conference and display their conference registration badge.

*No refunds for cancellation or non-attendance. You may substitute a registrant by notifying [email protected]

 

 

 

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