The 6th Medical Director Summit: “Destination Medicine”

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Medical Director's Summit at the World Medical Director's Summit

Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA), in partnership with the Medical Tourism Association (MTA) invites you to participate in the 6th Medical Director Summit to be held on October 2nd at the Los Angeles Convention Center during the 10th World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress.

This invitation-only, half-day session will bring together Medical Directors and Chief Medical Officers from around the world for high level discussions on the latest trends and challenges in destination medicine and the development of global medical networks. The summit will also feature keynotes from thought leaders, roundtable sessions, and unprecedented opportunities for peer to peer networking.

When? October 2nd, from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Where? Los Angeles Convention Center during the 10th World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress being held October 2-4, 2017

Who? Only medical directors and chief quality officers from hospitals, insurance companies and employers. (*one person per organization)

Why? Join your peers from different regions of the world to share data, insights and solutions that will help accelerate business performance.

Keynote speakers include:

Dr. Nizar Zein: Chairman, Global Patient Services, Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Peter Angood: President & Chief Executive Officer – American Association for Physician Leadership

Topics will include:

Developing Physician-Leaders in Medical Travel: Key Competencies

The medical travel industry requires physician leaders who understand the entire care continuum and the ability to integrate their skills into a unique team.  Physician leadership is key to developing a successful medical travel program. Learn about key skills setting physician leaders apart in the medical travel industry today!

Trickle-down Economics
What is the real impact of global healthcare services on your bottom line? Are your local patient base benefiting from your medical travel initiatives? Learn how sustainable business processes in medical travel are key to ensuring a bottom-line that facilitates service improvement for all your patient populations.

Transforming the Patient Experience in Medical Travel
Hear from experts in the medical travel industry in how interactions, cultural competence, patient perceptions and the continuum of care are today’s prioritized topics when managing the medical travel patient experience.

Benchmarking your Medical Travel Program
Measurement, benchmarking and performance improvement. The billion dollar questions everyone wants to know the answer to – What are the benchmarks?  What do you measure?  How do you compare?

Clinical Service Trends
Around the world, different providers are seeing increasing trends in various services based on innovative techniques, population health and business strategies.  Learn from industry leaders at this annual event.

Strategies for Building a Global Medical Network
One of the challenges multinational employers and insurers have experienced as they expand across borders is identifying centers of excellence and building a quality hospital network for their employees or insured.  Learn how to identify centers of excellence and build a quality global hospital network your employees or insured.

Gain Access to other GHA Sessions/Activities

As a select participant of our Medical Director’s Summit, you will also have free access to other cutting-edge educational sessions and activities:

October 1
2:00 – 5:00 pm: GHA Workshop: “Defining Quality in Medical Travel”

October 3
8:40-8:50 am: Global Healthcare Accreditation Awards
9:00 am-9:50 am: Choose between “Employer Direct Contracting” or Medical Travel” Tracks

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