Focus Day

8:50 AM - 9:00 AM Chairperson’s Welcoming Remarks

VBA

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Integrating Decision-Making Processes and Shared Services in the VA

VBA

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM IT Workforce Development (ITWD) in the VA

VHA

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Strategies for Developing a Workforce to Bring Quality Care to Veterans

VHA

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Developing Standards to Support Veterans and the VA

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Morning Refreshment Break

VBA

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM CIO’s Panel Discussion: Transforming Infrastructure and Streamlining Information

VHA

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM Investing Within the Medical Simulation Field and What that Would Mean for Future Treatments

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Networking Luncheon

VBA

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Leveraging Analytics and Performance Consulting to Drive Talent Management

VBA

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Expanding the DRC Program to Include More Types of Claims

VHA

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Reinforcing Wound Management Care & Recovery Times

VHA

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Innovative Simulation program

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Afternoon Refreshment Break

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Acquisition Panel: Understanding How the VA, VISN and Hospitals Buy!

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM Closing Remarks