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

Location: Hamptons

8:00 am – 8:30 am

General Session: Welcome

Greg White, CEO, PeraHealth; Michael Rothman, Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, PeraHealth

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

8:30 am – 9:15 am

General Session: LifeBridge Health: Our Journey

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

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

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

9:15 am-10:00 am

General Session: Improving Outcomes with Health IT – A Federal Perspective

Kevin Larsen, MD, FACP, Director, Continuous Improvement and Planning Staff, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Get the latest on healthcare IT policy and incentives.

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

10:00 am – 10:15 am

Break

Location: Whitehall Foyer

10:15 am – 11:15 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
Wendy Fletcher, Operations Administrator, 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.

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

11:15 am – 12:15 pm

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
Jonathan Moles, 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; Erin Green, Executive Director of Digital Health Clinical Operations, Inception Health

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

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

Lunch

Location: Hamptons

1:00 pm -1:45 pm

General Session: Palliative Care Return on Investment

Rebel Heasley, RN, MSN, MHA, CHPN, Palliative Care RN IV, Director of Palliative Care and Guest Services, 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.

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Breakout Session: Clinical Redesign with Sepsis Research and Proactive Rounding

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

Location: Westminster

Breakout Session: Decreasing Codes Outside Critical Care with Alerts and RRT

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

Location: Brightons

Breakout Session: Creating an Internal Collaborative for your Health System (Rothman Index Council)

Speaker: Brandee Duncan-Lovercheck, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Director, Center for Professional Excellence and Magnet Program, Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital

Location: Ravenhurst

Breakout Session: Introduction to the Rothman Index

Speaker: Carolyn Minnock, Regional Vice President, PeraHealth

Learning Lab (Non-Customers Only)

Location: Seton

3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

Breakout Session: 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, Clinical Quality Analyst

Location: Ravenhurst

Breakout Session: Examining the Influence of the Rothman Index and Nurse Characteristics on Nurse-Assigned Patient Acuity and Nursing Assignments

Speaker: Joe Beiler, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Froedtert Hospital; Katie Kiolbasa, MSN, RN, CCRN

Location: Westminster

Breakout Session: Using the Rothman Index for Research

Speaker: Brandie Bailey, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, Director, Medical ICU, Carilion Clinic

Location: Brightons

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Networking Break

Location: Whitehall Foyer

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm

Breakout Session: Improving Patient Safety in Radiology: A Novel Application of the Rothman Index

Speaker: Michael Stadler, MD, FACS, Assoc. Professor; Interim 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

Location: Brightons

Breakout Session: The Financial Impact of the Rothman Index – Creating your ROI Model

Speaker: Joseph Beals, Ph.D., Vice President, PeraHealth

(Customers Only)

Location: Ravenhurst

Breakout Session: Proactive Rounding with Nursing Outcomes Leaders

Sinai Hospital. Speakers: Elizabeth Krug, Kristen Liberto, Benedicta Yankey, Sarah Stanley

Location: Westminster

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

General Session: The Rothman Index Awards

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

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Spirit of Baltimore Dinner Cruise

Join us aboard for a special evening where we will take in stunning waterfront views of Baltimore’s historic Inner Harbor while dining, mixing, and mingling with fellow peers and the PeraHealth team.

Location: 561 Light St. Baltimore

 

7:00 am – 8:00 am

Breakfast

Location: Hamptons

8:00 am – 8:45 am

Breakout Session: Rothman Index MOBILE at Yale New Haven Health

Speaker: Carolyn Pulieri, Bridgeport Hospital

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

Breakout Session: Learning Lab – Performance Analytics

Speaker: Stuart Ramsey, MSN, RN, on Using the Rothman Index Quarterly Performance Reports

(Customers Only)

Location: Ravenhurst

Breakout Session: Rothman Index Focus Group – New Applications and Care Settings 

Facilitation by Product Management

(Customers Only)

Location: Seton

8:45 am – 9:45 am

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

Speakers: Olufunmilayo Ogundele, MD, MS, ICU Medical Director for Quality and Performance Improvement, ICU Medical Director of ED-ICU Interface, LifeBridge Health; Isaac and Devorah Livni

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.

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

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 with Guest Speaker

12:15-12:45 p.m.: Regulatory Update from Washington, D.C.; Speaker: Mara McDermott, McDermott Consulting

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Breakout Session: Learning Lab – Remote Centers

Speaker: Wendy Deibert

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

Breakout Session: Moving to a Cloud Platform for the Rothman Index

Speakers: Brad Coleman, Chief Information Officer, PeraHealth; Kristi Ritch, Vice President, Professional Services, Contracts and Compliance, PeraHealth; Ellen Thomas, Director, Professional Services, PeraHealth

(Customers Only)

Location: Ravenhurst

Breakout Session: TREND and MOBILE Product Focus Group

Facilitation by Product Management

(Customers Only)

Location: Seton

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.

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

Trends 2019 Speakers

Kevin Larsen, MD, FACP
Director, Continuous Improvement and Strategic Planning Staff
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS/HHS)

Photo of Jonathan Ringo

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

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

Photo of Rebel Heasley

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

Joan Pollner, MSN, RN, CHPN, CNE
Assistant Nurse Manager

Newton Medical Center

 

Greg White
Chief Executive Officer
PeraHealth

Joseph Beals, PhD
VP, Informatics and Innovation PeraHealth
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

Ellen Thomas, MBA/MHA Director, Professional Services PeraHealth
Kyle Caple
Chief Revenue Officer
PeraHealth
Brad Coleman
Chief Information Officer PeraHealth
Kristi Ritch
Vice President, Professional Services, Contracts and Compliance
PeraHealth
Brandee Duncan- Lovercheck, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Director, Center for Professional Excellence and Magnet Program
Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Carolyn Pulieri, RN
Assistant Nurse Manager SICU/RRT/SWAT
Bridgeport Hospital, Yale New Haven Health
Brandie Bailey, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Director, Medical ICU
Carilion Clinic
Mara McDermott
Vice President
McDermott Plus Consulting
Erin Green, BSN, RN
Executive Director of Digital Health Clinical Operations
Inception Health, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
Katie Kiolbasa, MSN, RN, CCRN
Staff RN, Emergency Department/Trauma
Froedtert Hospital
Lauren Smith, MSN, ACNP-BC
Director, Virtual Hospital
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Linda Kosnik, MSN, RN
Chief Nursing Officer, Vice President Patient Care Services
LifeBridge Health
Michael Stadler, MD, FACS
Interim Chief Medical Officer
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
Andrea Earl, BSN, RN, CPHQ
Patient Safety Officer
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Diane Zeitler, BSN, MHA
Assistant Vice President, Quality and Risk Management
Shannon Medical Center
Nitza Santiago, RN, MSN, MBA
Assistant Vice President, Quality and Patient Safety
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Ria Guglielmi, MBA
Director, Product Management
PeraHealth
Wendy Deibert, EMBA, BSN, RN
Clinical Consultant
PeraHealth
Stuart Ramsey, MSN, RN
VP, Customer Success
PeraHealth
Wendy Fletcher, BSN, CCRN-K
Operations Administrator
Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital
Sofia Liarakos, MA, BA
Clinical Resource Management Analyst
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Ross Wafer
Technical Product Manager
PeraHealth
Carolyn Minnock, MBA
Regional Vice President
PeraHealth
Jonathan Moles, PMP
Assistant Vice President, Virtual Hospital and Access Centers
LifeBridge Health
Maria Geesey, BSN, RN-BC, ACM
Clinical Product Manager PeraHealth

…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

Location: Hamptons

8:00 am – 8:30 am

Welcome

Greg White, CEO, PeraHealth; Michael Rothman, Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, PeraHealth

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

8:30 am – 9:15 am

LifeBridge Health: Our Journey

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

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

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

9:15 am – 10:00 am

Improving Outcomes with Health IT – A Federal Perspective

Kevin Larsen, MD, FACP, Director, Continuous Improvement and Planning Staff, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Get the latest on healthcare IT policy and incentives.

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

10:00 am – 10:15 am

Break

Location: Whitehall Foyer

10:15 am – 11:15 am

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
Wendy Fletcher, Operations Administrator, 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.

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

11:15 am – 12:15 pm

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
Jonathan Moles, 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; Erin Green, Executive Director of Digital Health Clinical Operations, Inception Health

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

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

Lunch

Location: Hamptons

1:00 pm -1:45 pm

Palliative Care Return on Investment

Rebel Heasley, RN, MSN, MHA, CHPN, Palliative Care RN IV, Director of Palliative Care and Guest Services, 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.

Location: Whitehall Ballroom

2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

Learning Lab: Introduction to the Rothman Index

Speaker: Carolyn Minnock, Regional Vice President, PeraHealth

Learning Lab (Non-Customers Only)

Location: Seton

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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