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Kansas Summit on Quality [10th Annual] Friday, May 4, 2018
Hyatt Regency; Wichita, Kansas

The Kansas Foundation for Medical Care, Inc. and The Kansas Healthcare Collaborative will jointly host the Tenth Annual Summit on Quality. The 2018 Summit on Quality will be held Friday, May 4 at the Hyatt Regency Wichita. The content of this program is designed to educate Kansas physicians, nurses, clinic managers, hospital CEOs, hospital senior management, quality improvement directors, risk managers, infection preventionists, long-term care providers and other interested healthcare professionals.

Keynote Presenters:

Toward a More “Human” Stewardship: The Sociology of Antimicrobial Prescribing
Julia Szymczak, PhD, assistant professor, Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

 Keynote: Pathways to Population and Community Health
Somava Stout, MD, MS, vice president, Institute for Healthcare Improvement; executive lead, 100 Million Healthier Lives

Breakout Sessions:

In addition to outstanding keynotes, the Summit includes morning and afternoon breakout sessions presented by physicians, nurses and quality and patient safety professionals to share their experiences, best practices and innovative healthcare delivery in Kansas facilities.

Continuing education hours will be awarded for attending. For complete Summit details and registration information, click here.

Questions? Contact Sarah Elsen, Kansas Foundation for Medical Care, at selsen@kfmc.org  orJared Martin, Kansas Hospital Association, at jmartin@kha-net.org.

The Kansas Foundation for Medical Care is a not-for-profit organization focused on improving healthcare quality. KFMC is a member of the Great Plains Quality Innovation Network, the Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) for Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota.