Improving Emergency Department Throughput: Perspectives on Efficiency, Design and Staffing
This inaugural one-day conference will provide participants the opportunity to learn from nationally recognized subject matter experts, including a feature keynote from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. Speakers will offer both tried-and-tested as well as innovative perspectives on emergency department throughput, while providing practical takeaways for improvement.
There will also be a panel of VHHA member institutions that are going above and beyond to exemplify best practices in comprehensive approaches to emergency department patient flow, design, and efficiency.
Identify inefficiencies in emergency department operations and apply proven tactics and methods for sustained improvement
Examine the significance of physicians and administrators in formulating and executing strategic plans for patient flow, department staffing and adherence to operational standards
Translate learned best practices to practical applications within one’s own emergency department
October 3, 2017— 8:30am-4:00pm VHHA Conference Center 4200 Innslake Drive, Glen Allen, Virginia