Schedule at a Glance

Schedule subject to change.

Tuesday, March 20

5:00 – 6:00pm  Newcomers Reception

6:00 – 8:00pm  Welcome Reception

Wednesday, March 21

7:30 – 8:30am  Breakfast

8:30 – 9:45am  The 2018 Political Debate: Washington’s Wild Ride (Senator Trent Lott, Kirsten Powers)

10:00 – 11:15am  Consumerism and the Future of Healthcare (Dr. Lawrence Van Horn, Associate Professor of Health Policy, Vanderbilt University Medical Center)

11:30am  12:30pm
 Policy and Payment Update for Post-Acute, Acute Care, Physician Office, and Lab (Linda Rouse O’Neill, Josh Babb)

 Trends in Group Purchasing and Contracting (Elizabeth Hilla, Carl Meyer)

 Vendor Relations ShareGroup

12:30 – 1:45pm Luncheon

1:45 – 3:15pm
Working Session on Product Shortages (Laura Wolf, HHS/Critical Infrastructure Program and Linda Rouse O’Neill, HIDA)

The Supply Chain’s Last Mile: Distribution to the Home Care Setting (Colton Mason, Keith Crawford, Luke Whitworth)

Marketing and Communications ShareGroup

3:00 – 4:30pm  Time available for private meetings

4:30 – 6:00pm  Executive Clubroom open

8:00 – 10:00pm  Executive Clubroom open

Thursday, March 22

7:30 – 8:30am  Breakfast

8:30 – 9:50am  Economic Outlook for 2018 (Alan Beaulieu)

10:10 – 11:15am  Opportunities and Challenges in the Medical Device and Distribution Sectors: Private Equity Perspectives (Kevin Swan, Dave Cooney, Jason Shideler)

12:00 – 3:00pm  PWH Networking Luncheon & Event

12:00 – 5:30pm  HIDA Educational Foundation Golf Classic

4:00 – 6:00pm  Networking in Executive Clubroom

6:30 – 10:00pm  Executive Networking Dinner and After Party

Friday, March 23

7:30 – 8:30am  Breakfast

8:30 – 9:15am  Evolving Healthcare Supply Chain Models: Insights from HIDA’s Latest Provider Survey (Elizabeth Hilla, Ann Peters)

9:30 – 10:45am  Medical Sales Leader ShareGroup

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