February 27, 2021

Five Conferences for Healthcare Management Professionals 2018


Healthcare Management Professional Conferences for 2018

  • International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare
  • 2018 National Health Policy Conference
  • Patient Experience Conference 2018
  • NatCon18 Conference
  • Public Health Informatics Conference

It’s not possible to attend all the healthcare related conferences that are held each year. These are a few of the best for healthcare administrators and professionals in the world of healthcare management.

International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare

This conference is held by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, which believes that it’s important for your medical team to simulate real-world situations in a simulated fashion to improve procedures and save lives. There are over 250 sessions that vary from small interaction courses to huge plenary session. There are speakers, exhibitions and networking opportunities. In previous years, there were over 2,000 attendees from colleges, healthcare facilities, educators and sim centers. The IMSH will be held January 13 through January 17 in Los Angeles, CA.

2018 Health Policy Conference

As a healthcare management professional, you’ll need to remain current on the government’s health policies in order to run your facility. Your team will have to understand the policies that impact their decisions too. The conference lasts two days, and it covers an in-depth overview of the health policy agenda for 2018 in the U.S. There will be plenary sessions on topics like the Role of Data and Evidence in Federal Policy as well as networking breaks and breakout sessions. The conference will take place on February 5 through February 6 in Washington, D.C.

Patient Experience Conference 2018

The PX conference is hosted by The Beryl Institute, which brings together the voices of health professionals to discuss the important aspect of patient experience. It’s a chance to network with peers, learn how to improve through excellence in service as well as operations and listen to keynote speakers. Attendees will be able to take away real solutions for problems with their practice related to patient experience. It’ll take place on April 16 through April 18 in Chicago, IL.

NatCon18 Conference

The National Council for Behavioral Health’s 2018 conference will take place April 23 through April 25 in Washington, D.C. Each year, there are over 5,000 attendees who want to learn more about the innovations in health care when it comes to behavioral health. Advocacy issues, healthcare policies and networking opportunities are what attendees will be able to learn and participate in at the conference. There will be an exhibit hall, which is called a Solutions Pavilion where you’ll see real solutions that will help you with challenges. Attendees can actually earn continuing education credits by attending the conference.

Public Health Informatics Conference

Healthcare management professionals will be able to attend the Public Health Informatics Conference in 2018, which is sponsored by the National Association of County and City Health Officials and the Centers for Disease Control. The event will take place August 20 through August 23 in Atlanta, GA. There will be discussions regarding health equity, the Nation’s health system and the implementation of global initiatives in healthcare.

These 5 conferences are some of the best places to meet other professionals in the field of healthcare management. They cover topics like patient experience, healthcare policies and public health news.

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