Archive ORX Session Previews 2017

Schedule at a Glance

OR Excellence
ORX exhibit hall PLENTY OF BUZZ The ORX exhibit hall is the place to be for fun-fueled happy hours and to view the latest surgical products.
Kenneth Rothfield, MD, MBA, CPE, CPPS SAYING YOU'RE SORRY Kenneth Rothfield, MD, MBA, CPE, CPPS, will share how to curb medical malpractice lawsuits by being open, honest and empathetic with patients.
education sessions FULL HOUSE Join other top surgical leaders for educational sessions packed with plenty of practical, take-home tips.
Power Hour POWER HOUR Meet with vendors and sip cocktails on Thursday night for the chance to win amazing door prizes.
2017 OR Excellence Conference Schedule

Wednesday, Oct. 11
8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Special ORX Morning Workshops
A. Beyond the Basics: Advanced Level Lessons in Total Joint Success
Andrew Stoeckl, MD
Nicholas J. Violante, DO
David Uba, MBA
Jeannette Moretti, RN, CNOR

B. You're Not a Born Leader!
Chet Wyman, MD
John R. Verbus, MPH

C. Yes, You Can Do Accurate Case Costing
Bassam Kadry, MD, MS

1 p.m.
Patients Come Second
Paul Spiegelman

2 p.m.
Giving Disruptive Docs a Second Chance
Kent Neff, MD, FAPA

3 p.m. | Break

3:15 p.m.
Truth or Consequences: Open Disclosure vs. Deny and Defend
Kenneth P. Rothfield, MD, MBA, CPE, CPPS

wine tasting

4:15 p.m.
Staffing: How to Get the Most Out of Each Generation
Ann Geier, MS, RN, CNOR, CASC

5:15 p.m.
Wine Tasting in the Exhibit Hall

Thursday, Oct. 12
7:30 to 8 a.m. | Continental Breakfast

8 a.m.
From Volume to Value: The Future of Facility Reimbursement
Zeev N. Kain, MD, MBA, FAAP

9 a.m.
25 Ways to Improve Your Patient Satisfaction Scores
Barbara J. Holder, RN, BSN, LHRM, CAPA

10 a.m. | Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall

10:45 a.m.
Get What You Need From Your Anesthesia Team
Gregory V. Hickman, MD

11:45 a.m. | Lunch and OR Excellence Awards


12:45 p.m. | Dessert, Shopping in the Exhibit Hall

1:30 p.m. | Breakout Sessions
A. Outpatient Spine Is the Next Big Thing: Here's How to be Prepared
John C. Liu, MD

B. The Two-hour MBA: Business Insights for Surgery
Wolfgang Stehr, MD, MBA

C. Guess Who's Coming and Staying for Lunch? Survey Readiness
Sandy Berreth, RN, BS, MS, CASC

3:30 p.m.
A CRNA's Story of Addiction and Recovery
Anita Bertrand, CRNA, MS

4:30 p.m.
ORX Power Hour and Cocktail Party in the Exhibit Hall

Friday, Oct. 13
7:30 to 8 a.m. | Continental Breakfast

8 a.m.
The Dauntless Nurse
Kathleen Bartholomew, RN, MN

9 a.m.
Infection Prevention Patrol: Keeping Law and Order in Your Perioperative Setting
Phenelle Segal, RN, CIC, FAPIC

10 a.m. | Break

10:15 a.m.
New and Emerging Technologies in Surgery
Kerry Riek, PE, BSN

11:15 a.m.
Batteries Not Included
Bobbie Staten, RN, BSN, MPH, CSP

12:15 p.m. | Adjourn

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