2023 Quality Conference
Improving Care Through Collaboration and Commitment
FHA is pleased to announce the first annual FHA Quality Conference is confirmed for Thursday and Friday, June 22-23, 2023, in Lake Mary, Florida!
We encourage all FHA hospital and health care system members as well as non-member health care providers to register now for this important event.
patient safety and quality is a top strategic priority of the Florida
Hospital Association. We are hosting our first FHA Quality Conference
this year to bring together quality improvement professionals, clinical
leaders and other staff working to improve care for our patients and our
communities. The theme, Improving Care Through Collaboration and Commitment, captures the great work that is being done in the state by FHA member hospitals and partners.
will hear from esteemed subject matter experts and distinguished
colleagues, including two special national speakers for the conference
opening and closing keynote sessions.
Jean Moody-Williams, RN, MPP
Center for Clinical Standards and Quality, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
D. Moody-Williams, RN, MPP, Deputy Director of the Center for Clinical
Standards and Quality, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
will provide an overview of CMS’s Strategic Framework and discuss CMS’s
vision and role within the National Healthcare System Action Alliance to
Advance Patient Safety to open the conference.
Leah Binder, MA, MGA
President & CEO
The Leapfrog Group
Leah Binder, MA, MGA, President and CEO of The Leapfrog Group, is a leader in evaluating and publicly reporting
safety and quality in hospitals. Florida has one of the highest
participation rates in the country in the Leapfrog Hospital Survey,
strongly encouraged by the employer community and hospital boards. Florida also ranks high among states for its Hospital Safety Grades. Attendees will hear from Ms. Binder about the survey priorities, trends in patient safety including problems during the pandemic, and areas of opportunity for hospitals.
Other informative presentations from hospitals and other providers will include:
- Improving Care Transitions/Reducing Readmissions
- Reducing Sepsis Mortality
- Measuring and Implementing Programs to Create a Safety Culture and High Reliability
- Reducing Maternal Mortality, C-sections and Improving Care to Mothers and Babies
- Approaches to Improve Medication Safety
- Addressing harm across the board through a comprehensive approach to performance improvement
member CEOs, CMOs, CFOs, CNOs, Clinical Leaders, Quality Improvement,
Infection Prevention, Risk Management, Case Managers and Care
Coordination professionals; non-member health care providers and
physician practice groups.
- FHA Member Hospital Employees: $195
- Non-member Health Care Providers and Physician Group Practices: $295
Groups of 10 or more are eligible for a discount of $20 off per registrant.
All staff of member providers are eligible to register as a member. To verify your organization's membership status, please check the FHA Member Directory.
The conference will take place at The Westin Lake Mary, Orlando North, 2974 International Pkwy, Lake Mary, FL 32746. Click here to make a hotel reservation. The deadline to reserve a room in the FHA group will be Tuesday, May 30, 2023.
For questions about the conference, please contact FHA Education at 850-222-9800, or [email protected].
information about becoming a sponsor of the Quality Conference, or
other FHA events, please contact John Wilgis, Vice President, Member and
Business Relations, at [email protected], or 850-524-2037.