HCEA 2017 Conference

Join Us at the HCEA Conference

in Salt Lake City, Utah

September 6 - 8, 2017



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  Wednesday, September 6, 2017


8:00 am - 2:00 pm



8:30 am - 11:30 am


Hospital Tours: Primary Children's Hospital or Huntsman Cancer Institute (Pre- registration required)

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm


Boxed lunch and Informal Networking, Exhibit Hall with Vendors open

12:45 pm - 1:00 pm


Conference Opening and Welcome

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Session A:  Keynote Address: Getting from Good Idea to Effective Program, Kate Lorig, PhD - Handout

2:10 pm - 3:10 pm


Session B:  Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Technology & Health Education: How they can Work Together to Positively Impact Health Behaviors - Handout

iPad Integration into Community Based Health Outreach - Handout

Where's the Beef? Marketing 101 for Teaching Patients - Handout

3:10 pm - 3:55 pm


Refreshment Break with Vendors

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Session C:  Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Engaging Patients to Bridge the Gap between Health Literacy and Their Health Education - Handout

Draw Me a Picture: Whiteboard Animation for Patient Education - Handout

Utilizing Librarians and Telemedicine to Provide Tailored Hypertension Education - Handout

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm


Welcome Reception - Vendor Exhibits open 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm




Thursday, September 7, 2017

7:30 am – 8:30 am


Breakfast/HCEA Meeting - All HCEA members invited to attend

8:30 am – 9:30 am


Session D:  Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Program Evaluation: Getting Results that Make a Difference, Kate Lorig, PhD - Handout

  Round Robin Poster Presentations
        1 - Building a User-Driven, Consumer Mental Health Collection for Patients and Families - Handout
        2 - Family Learning Center - An Innovative Way To Teach
- Handout
        3 - Power to the People - Advance Care Planning
- Handout
        4 - Innovative Approach to Improve Patient/Family Education in the NICU
- Handout
        5 - Teach-back SCI: Patient-Oriented Discharge Strategy (PODS) - A Process for Optimizing
             Transitions from Inpatient SCI Rehab to the Community
- Handout

Educating Patients using Virtual Nurse Avatars - Handout

9:40 am – 10:40 am


Session E:  Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Program Evaluation: Getting Results that Make a Difference, Kate Lorig, PhD
          (repeat of Session 7D) - Handout

  Round Robin Poster Presentations
          1 - Chemotherapy SMART: Shared Medical Appointment and Readiness Teaching - Handout
          2 - Co-Creation of a Hydroxyurea Digital Toolkit for Healthcare Providers - Handout
          3 - Diabetes Nutrition Education:  There’s an App for That! - Handout 1  - Handout 2
          4 - Hardwiring Heart Failure Patient Self-Care Discharge Preparation to Positively Impact
               30-Day Readmission Rates - Handout

12E:  Give Me a Pedi Boost - Better Outcomes in Optimizing Safe Transitions in Pediatric Acute Care
          - Handout

10:40 am – 11:10 am


Refreshment Break, Vendor Exhibit Hall

11:10 am - 12:10 pm


Session F:  Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Patient Empowerment:  Implementing Shared Decision Making in a Health Care Organization - Handout

14F:  Ms Buddy: An innovative iPad Service to Engage Patients - Handout

15F:  Involving Your Community in Developing Patient Education - Handout

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm


Lunch with Vendor Panel

1:15 pm – 2:45 pm


Session G: Keynote Address: Following the Path of the Patient: Evaluating Technology Enabled Patient Education, Susan Hull, MSN, RN-BC - Handout 1 - Handout 2

2:55 pm – 3:25 pm


Refreshment Break and Dessert with Vendors

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm


Session H:  Concurrent Breakout Sessions
16H:  The Knowledge Library: Patients and Families as Peer Mentors and Teachers - Handout

17H: Impact of Multi-Media Based Patient Education Program on 30-day Readmission Rate - Handout 1 - Handout 2 - Handout 3 - Handout 4 - Handout 5 - Handout 6

18H:  Reflections on Teach Back Competency - Are Peers an Effective Mirror? - Handout

5:15 pm


Dine Around




Friday, September 8, 2017

7:30 am – 8:30 am


Breakfast/Networking Opportunities

8:30 am – 9:30 am


Session I: Keynote Address: The Value of Patient Partnership in Healthcare Improvement, Diane Moyer, MS, RN - Handout

9:40 am – 10:40 am


Session J:  Concurrent Breakout Sessions
19J:  Navigating the Health Care System: Enabling Adolescents to be their own Self Advocate - Handout

20J:  Hospital to Home: Improving Patient Transitions through a Multidisciplinary Approach - Handout

21J:  The U-Bar: Powering Patients to Improve Health with Mobile Technologies - Handout

10:45 am  - 11:00 am


Refreshment Break

11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Session K:  Patient Panel:  Providing Education in a Culturally Diverse Health Care Environment - Handout

12:00 pm - 12:15 pm


Conference Wrap-Up and Evaluation




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