September 26-27, 2019

Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore

550 Light St. Baltimore, Maryland 21202

PeraHealth's Annual Customer Event

The TRENDS 2019 Customer Conference brings together industry-leading physicians, nurses, informaticists and other healthcare professionals to share best practices around care delivery journeys and the role the Rothman Index has played along the way by helping identify at-risk patients sooner. TRENDS 2019 provides a forum for PeraHealth customers to collaborate with one another and the PeraHealth team, and to discuss innovative strategies for providing safer, more efficient care.

Exclusive Site Visit

Sinai Hospital is part of LifeBridge Health, one of the largest providers of health services in Maryland. Founded in 1866, Sinai Hospital is a 504-bed nonprofit medical center affiliated with the Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and focused on quality patient care, teaching, and research. Sinai, with a mission that includes the teaching of future generations of health professionals, shares many of the characteristics of a university-owned hospital.

To learn more, visit LifeBridgeHealth.org.

TRENDS 2019 Schedule

  • ThursdaySeptember 26, 2019
  • FridaySeptember 27, 2019
  • SpeakersSee the Lineup
  • ExploreNon-Customer Track
7:00 am – 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 am – 8:45 am

Welcome

Greg White, CEO, PeraHealth

8:45 am – 9:30 am

LifeBridge Health: Our Journey

Jonathan Ringo, MD, President and Chief Operating Officer, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Linda Kosnik, RN, MSN, PhD, Vice President Patient Care Servics/CNO, LifeBridge Health

Learn how Sinai Hospital has developed its “Care Bravely” culture.

9:30 am – 9:45 am

Break

9:45 am – 10:45 am

General Session: Integrating the Rothman Index in the Clinical Workflow (Featuring a Live Safety Huddle)

Amy McBroom, RN, BSN, CCRN, Clinical Manager, Intensive Care Unit, Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Janice Marlett, MSN, ACCNS-AG, RN-BC, Board Certified Adult Geriatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Christine Sullivan, MS, BSN, RN-BC, Nursing Informatics Specialist, Patient Care Services, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Experience the daily routines these teams use to achieve better clinical outcomes.

10:45 am – 11:45 am

General Session: Virtual Care Centers

Jane Kroeninger, Froedtert Hospital
Jaqueline Labott, Froedtert Hospital
Jonathan Thierman, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Information Officer, Sinai Hospital
Lauren Smith, Sinai Hospital
Michael Stadler, MD, FACS, Assoc. Professor; Assoc. Chief Medical Officer, Medical College Physicians/Froedtert Hospital; Chief, Div. of Head & Neck Surgical Oncology and Reconstruction, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin
Andrew Resnick, MD, MBA, FACS, Chief Medical Officer and Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Froedtert Hospital and the Medical College of Wisconsin

Compare two successful Virtual Care Centers and apply takeaway strategies that fit your organization.

11:45 am – 12:45 am

Lunch

12:45 pm -1:30 pm

General Session: Palliative Care Return on Investment

Rebel Heasley, RN, MSN, MHA, CHPN, Palliative Care RN IV, Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Joan Pollner, MSN, RN, CHPN, CNE, Assistant Nurse Manager, Palliative Care, Newton Medical Center

Learn how palliative care can improve care for patients and families…and also how effective palliative care consults provide cost savings.

1:30 pm – 2:15 pm

Breakout Sessions

A) Clinical Surveillance Research Update from Yale New Haven Health. Speaker: Sadia Gazi, MD, Medical Director, Rapid Response Team; Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Bridgeport Hospital – Yale New Haven Health

B) Clinical Documention Improvement: Results from a Rothman Index Pilot. Speaker: Diane Zeitler, BSN, MHA, Assistant Vice President, Quality and Risk Management, Shannon Medical Center; Becky Fuentes, MSN RN, NE – BC, Associate Chief Nursing Officer, Shannon Medical Center

C) Creating an Internal Collaborative (Rothman Index Council) Within a Healthcare System. Speaker: Brandee Lovercheck, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Director, Center for Professional Excellence and Magnet Program, Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital

D) Learning Lab: Introduction to the Rothman Index

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm

Break

2:30 pm – 3:15 pm

Breakout Sessions

A) Reducing Medical Emergency Events in Imaging Areas Through Proactive Surveillance. Speakers: Paul Knechtges, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin; Jamie Beaudry, Director of Imaging, Froedtert Hospital

B) Supporting Effective Staffing Models Using Predictive Deterioration Analytics. Speaker: Joe Beiler, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Froedtert Hospital; Katie Kiolbasa, MSN, RN, CCRN

C) Using the Rothman Index for Research. Speaker: Brandie Bailey, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, Unit Director, Resource Pool, Nursing Support Services, Code Blue Committee Chair, Carilion Clinic

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm

Breakout Sessions

A) Using the Rothman Index to Improve Safety. Speakers: Nitza Santiago, Assistant Vice President, Quality and Patient Safety, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore; Andrea Earl, BSN, RN, CPHQ, Quality and Patient Safety Coordinator, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore; Sofia Liarakos

B) The Financial Impact of the Rothman Index: ROI Models. Speaker: Joseph Beals, Ph.D., Vice President, PeraHealth

C) Proactive Rounding with Nurse Outcome Leaders, Sinai Hospital. Speakers: Elizabeth Krug, Kristen Liberto, Benedicta Yankey, Sarah Stanley

4:00 pm – 4:10 pm

Break

4:10 pm – 5:00 pm

General Session: Awards

Cheer for peer organizations (and maybe your own) as Michael Rothman recognizes hospitals for applying the Rothman Index successfully through its many applications.

7:00 am – 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 am – 8:45 am

Breakout Sessions:

A) Creating a Proactive Surveillance Program, Blessing Hospital

B) PeraHealth Learning Lab: Remote Centers: Using the Rothman Index for Global Surveillance and Mobile

C) PeraHealth Focus Group: Product Feedback

8:45 am – 9:45 am

General Session: Using the Rothman Index for Physician Engagement and Patient/Family Engagement

Speaker: Olufunmilayo Ogundele, MD, MS, ICU Medical Director for Quality and Performance Improvement, ICU Medical Director of ED-ICU Interface, LifeBridge Health; Co-speaker will be a patient’s family

Relate to family members as they share their mother’s story and how the Rothman Index helped them understand her condition as she progressed through treatment.

9:45 am – 11:45 am

Site Visit to Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Enjoy a bus ride with your new friends to the hospital for a tour of two care units and the Virtual Care Center to see the how the award-winning care team uses the Rothman Index in daily practice.

11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Networking Lunch and Site Visit Debrief

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Breakout Sessions:

A) PeraHealth Learning Lab: Using Your Quarterly Performance Report, Stuart Ramsey

B) PeraHealth Learning Lab: The Cloud Platform for the Rothman Index

C) PeraHealth Focus Group: Product Feedback

1:45 pm – 2:30 pm

Rothman Index Product Roadmap

Be an active part of the Rothman Index vision as we share exciting new developments.

General Sessions

Photo of Jonathan Ringo

Jonathan Ringo, MD
President and Chief Operating Officer
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Photo of Rebel Heasley

Rebel Heasley, RN, MSN, MHA, CHPN
Director of Palliative Care & Guest Relations
Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital

Michael Rothman, PhD
Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer
PeraHealth

Olufunmilayo Ogundele, MD, MS
Medical Director, Intensive Care Unit
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Jonathan Thierman, MD, PhD
Chief Medical Information Officer, Clinical Director of the Virtual Hospital
Lifebridge Health

Christine Sullivan, MS, BSN, RN-BC 
Nursing Informatics Specialist, Patient Care Services

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Amy McBroom, RN, BSN, CCRN
Clinical Manager, Intensive Care Unit
Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital

Janice Marlett MSN, ACCNS-AG, RN-BC
Adult Geriatric Clinical Nurse Specialist
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Jacqueline Labott, RN, BSN 
Staff RN
Froedtert Hospital

Jane Kroeninger, BSN
Staff Nurse Virtual Care Team
Froedtert Hospital

Joan Pollner, MSN, RN, CHPN, CNE
Assistant Nurse Manager
Newton Medical Center

Greg White
Chief Executive Officer
PeraHealth

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Photo of Sadia Gazi

Sadia Gazi, MD
Medical Director, Rapid Response Team, Associate Program Director IM Residency Program
Bridgeport Hospital – Yale New Haven Health

Becky Fuentes, MSN, RN, NE-BC, HACP
Associate Chief Nursing Officer
Shannon Medical Center

Jamie Beaudry, BS, RTR, MSHA
Department Administrator- Radiology and Center for Imaging Research
Medical College of Wisconsin

Joe Beiler, MS, RN, ACNS-BC
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Froedtert Hospital

Sarah Stanley, MS, RN, CNL
Nursing Outcomes Leader
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Benedicta Yankey MSN, RN, CCRN, PCCN, CNL
Nursing Outcomes Leader
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Kristen Liberto, MS, RN, CNL, CCRN
Nursing Outcomes Leader
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Elizabeth Krug, MS, RN, PCCN, CNL
Nursing Outcomes Leader
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

…and more physician, nurse, and quality executive speakers.

* This track is intended for non-customers attending a half-day session at TRENDS 2019 to learn more about the Rothman Index on September 26, 2019.

7:00 am – 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 am – 8:45 am

Welcome

Greg White, CEO, PeraHealth

8:45 am – 9:30 am

LifeBridge Health: Our Journey

Jonathan Ringo, MD, President and Chief Operating Officer, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Linda Kosnik, RN, MSN, PhD, Vice President Patient Care Servics/CNO, LifeBridge Health

Learn how Sinai Hospital has developed its “Care Bravely” culture.

9:30 am – 9:45 am

Break

9:45 am – 10:45 am

General Session: Integrating the Rothman Index in the Clinical Workflow (Featuring a Live Safety Huddle)

Amy McBroom, RN, BSN, CCRN, Clinical Manager, Intensive Care Unit, Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Janice Marlett, MSN, ACCNS-AG, RN-BC, Board Certified Adult Geriatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Christine Sullivan, MS, BSN, RN-BC, Nursing Informatics Specialist, Patient Care Services, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Experience the daily routines these teams use to achieve better clinical outcomes.

10:45 am – 11:45 am

General Session: Virtual Care Centers

Jane Kroeninger, Froedtert Hospital
Jaqueline Labott, Froedtert Hospital
Jonathan Thierman, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Information Officer, Sinai Hospital
Lauren Smith, Sinai Hospital

Compare two successful Virtual Care Centers and apply takeaway strategies that fit your organization.

11:45 am – 12:45 am

Lunch

12:45 pm -1:30 pm

General Session: Palliative Care Return on Investment

Rebel Heasley, RN, MSN, MHA, CHPN, Palliative Care RN IV, Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Joan Pollner, MSN, RN, CHPN, CNE, Assistant Nurse Manager, Palliative Care, Newton Medical Center

Learn how palliative care can improve care for patients and families…and also how effective palliative care consults provide cost savings.

1:30 pm – 2:15 pm

Learning Lab: Introduction to the Rothman Index

Registration

Complete the form below to register for TRENDS 2019 – The Rothman Index Customer Conference

Planning Your Visit

Hotel Information
Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore
550 Light St.
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Phone: (410) 234-0550

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Discounted rates*: $179 + resort fee (until August 26, 2019)

Please email if you have any questions on booking your stay or if you need assistance booking additional nights outside of the blocked dates (Sept. 24 – 27).  

Travel & Area Attractions
Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
(11 miles – 20 mins)

If you choose to come a day early or stay through the weekend, there are many sightseeing adventures in the Baltimore region such as:

Get tickets to the Baltimore Orioles
Visit the Maryland Science Center
Inner Harbor and Historic Ships
Top of the World Observation Level
Baltimore Aquarium

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