March 6-7, 2019, Lakeway, TX

Join your peers from across the state for a full day of education designed for Oklahoma and Texas hospital leaders.

Free for THIE subscribers • $75 for non-subscribers
The registration deadline is Thursday, February 27.


Hampton Inn – Lakeway
2013 FM 620 South
Austin ,TX 78734

Reservations: 512/263-7474
Click Here to Make a Reservation.


Wednesday, March 6th 

12:00 p.m.
Golf Tournament
The Hills of Lakeway-- Yaupon Golf Course

5:30-8:30 p.m.
Reception and Vegas Night
Lakeway Resort and Spa

Thursday, March 7th 

7:30-8 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast

8-9:00 a.m.
Brian Jackson & Craig Carter
Jackson & Carter, LLC
Legal Update

This two part legal session will focus on a variety of the most common legal issues facing healthcare today.
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9:00- 9:15 a.m.
Networking Break

9:15- 10:00 a.m.
Ted Shaw, President/CEO THA &
John Henderson, CEO TORCH
Legislative Update

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m
Networking Break

10:15-11:45 a.m.
Marc Miller
Marc Miller & Associates, LLC

Generations in the Workplace-- Why can't we all get along?
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11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Lunch & Networking Break

12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Stevie Dawn Blakely, CEO Orange Compass
Leadership Without a Title

Even when we do not have the title or the power, we are still leaders in our work. Being a leader means understanding the Very Impactful Practices (VIPs) or, skills that leaders use daily.
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1:30-1:45 p.m.
Networking Break

1:45- 2:45 p.m.
David Byrom, CEO Coryell County Memorial Hospital Authority
Robbie Dewberry, CEO Mitchell County Hospital
Adam Willmann, CEO Goodall-Witcher Healthcare Foundation

Emergency Preparedness Panel Discussion

Open panel discussion with peers regarding emergency preparedness at your facility. Learn from those with firsthand experience on how to work together through unexpected events. 
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2:45-3 p.m.
Networking Break

3-4:00 p.m.
Brian Jackson & Craig Carter
Jackson & Carter, PLLC

Legal Update

This two part session will focus on a variety of the most common legal issues facing health care today. 
But disaster strikes, how do you handle a disaster that exceeds your planning?

4 p.m.

Continuing Education

The Texas Hospital Association is authorized to award up to 5 1/4 (conference) pre-approved qualified education credits (non-ACHE) for each Hot Topics Forum toward advancement of recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Participants in this program wishing to have the continuing education hours applied toward ACHE Qualified Education credit should indicate their attendance when making application to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or re-certification.

To register for the Hot Topics Workshop, the options below take you to the Texas Hospital Association website, where you will need to login or create an account on the website in order to register. Click for help logging in or for help with registration, or contact the THA Service Center at 512/465-1057.

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