The Internet Health Conference 2003: Enhancing California Health Care
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Agenda: Day 1
Tuesday, January 14, 2003


9:00 a.m.

Welcome and Conference Overview

James Robinson, PhD (Conference Chair)
Professor of Health Economics
School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Stephen M. Shortell, PhD
Dean, School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Linda Rosenstock, MD, MPH
Dean, School of Public Health
University of California, Los Angeles

9:15 a.m.

Keynote Address: IT as an Enabler for Health Care Quality Improvement in California

Kenneth W. Kizer, MD, MPH
President and Chief Executive Officer, The National Quality Forum
Former Director, California Department of Health Services
Former Under-Secretary for Health
Department of Veterans Affairs
Washington, DC
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
Presentation Material (Powerpoint)

10:15 a.m.

Performance Improvement through Information Technology: Healthcare Partners Medical Group

Warren Lincoln
Director of Business Consulting
Healthcare Partners Medical Group
Torrance, CA

Robert J. Margolis, MD
Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer
Healthcare Partners Medical Group
Torrance, CA

Michelle Pigford
Director of Business Office
Healthcare Partners Medical Group
Torrance, CA

11:15 a.m.

Break

11:30 a.m.

Performance Improvement through Information Technology: The Permanente Medical Groups

Jonathan Kern, MD
Assistant Physician-in-Chief for Information Technology and IT Chief
The Permanente Medical Group
South Sacramento, CA

Robert Pearl, MD
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer
The Permanente Medical Group
Oakland, CA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
Presentation Material (Powerpoint)

Craig Wargon, DPM
Co-Director Podiatric Residency Program
The Permanente Medical Group
Santa Clara, CA

12:30 p.m.

Networking Lunch

1:30 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions I



1.1 Medical Group IT Initiatives: Comparing California with Other States

Stephen M. Shortell
Dean, School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Marvin Kanter, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Progressive Health Care Systems
Agoura Hills, CA

Bart Wald, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Physician Association of Greater San Gabriel Valley
Pasadena, CA



1.2 Case Study: Developing and Implementing Computerized Physician Order Entry - Cedars-Sinai Health System

Michael L. Langberg, MD, FACP
Chief Medical Officer
Cedars-Sinai Health System
Los Angeles, CA



1.3 Case Study: A Community-wide Health Information Initiative - The Santa Barbara Care Data Exchange

Dennis Baker, MD
Internal Medicine
Santa Barbara, CA

Tom Colbert
CIO, Sansum - Santa Barbara Medical Foundation Clinic
Santa Barbara, CA

Lori M. Evans, MPH, MPP
Project Director, CareScience
San Francisco, CA

James Kalamas, MS
McKinsey and Company
San Francisco, CA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
Presentation Material (Powerpoint)

Sam Karp
Chief Information Officer
California HealthCare Foundation
Oakland, CA



1.4 Case Study: Blue Shield's Consumer Health Initiatives

Alan Gellman
Vice President, eBusiness
Blue Shield of California
San Francisco, CA
Presentation Material A (Acrobat)
Presentation Material A (Powerpoint)
Presentation Material B (Acrobat)
Presentation Material B (Powerpoint)

Jeffrey Rideout, MD, MA, FACP
President
Blue Shield of California Foundation
San Francisco, CA
Valli Bowman
Director, CBU Product Management
Blue Shield of California
San Francisco, CA

3:00 p.m.

Break

3:30 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions II



2.1 IT Incentives in the Pay for Performance Model

Douglas Allen, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Greater Newport Physicians IPA

Beau Carter
Executive Director
Integrated Healthcare Association
Walnut Creek, CA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
Presentation Material (Powerpoint)
Handout Material (Acrobat)
Handout Material (Microsoft Word)

David S.P. Hopkins, PhD
Director of Quality Measurement & Improvement
Pacific Business Group on Health
San Francisco, CA



2.2 ePrescribing

Greg Buchert, MD
Medical Director
Strategic Program Development
CalOptima
Orange, CA

Melissa Buckley, MPP
Health Care Consultant
San Francisco, CA

Debby Naegle, RPh
Director, Pharmacy Operations
Blue Shield of California
San Francisco, CA



2.3 Practical Initiatives in Complying with HIPAA and California's Health Care Privacy and Security Laws and Regulations

Steven Fleisher, Esq.
Vice President and General Counsel
MEDePass
San Francisco, CA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
Presentation Material (Powerpoint)

Ross Hallberg
Corporate Compliance Officer
John Muir/Mt. Diablo Health System
Walnut Creek, CA
Presentation Material (Acrobat)
Presentation Material (Powerpoint)

W. Clark Stanton, Esq.
Partner, Global Health Solutions
Davis Wright Tremaine
Editor, California Healthcare Association's HIPAA Privacy Manual
San Francisco, CA



2.4 Physician use of electronic medical records in solo/small groups

Robert H. Miller, PhD
Associate Professor of Health Economics in Residence
Institute for Health and Aging
University of California, San Francisco

W. Raymond Menzies, MD
Greater Newport Physicians Group
Huntington Beach, California

Katherine McNally, MD
Novato, CA

5:00 p.m.

Technology and Quality Improvement: The Promise and the Challenges

Mark D. Smith, MD, MBA
President and Chief Executive Officer
California HealthCare Foundation
Oakland, CA

5:30 p.m.

Conference Adjournment and Networking Reception

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