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2016 MN Community Measurement Annual Seminar
September 15, 2016 @ 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
Discovering the Power of Measurement: Climbing new heights towards impact and innovation in health care
Join us in the morning to hear Ann Bancroft, one of the world’s preeminent polar explorers and internationally recognized leaders, tell her stories of discovery, pioneering, exploration and how she uses measurement and data to help her and others navigate expeditions; and Jean Moody-Williams, Deputy Director of the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality at CMS, speak about the implementation and implications of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA).
In the afternoon Stephen Nelson, M.D, Director of the Sickle Cell Clinic at Children’s of Minnesota, will speak about race, racism and health inequity and what we can do about it. Throughout the day there will be other engaging and educational speakers focusing on a variety of topics, including adolescent mental health, health equity, cost and utilization, and measurement in the community.