2019 Atlanta Healthcare Leadership Exchange

    Transform Healthcare Together

    The state of constant change in healthcare today demands agility, insight, and innovative thinking from healthcare executives. Join us at the Atlanta Healthcare Leadership Exchange for peer-driven collaboration to meet and exceed these demands. We look forward to exchanging common challenges, thought leadership, and best practices with you.

    Governing Board members represent the region’s largest and most prominent hospitals and systems. Board participation and feedback ensures an invitation-only, peer-driven exchange of best practices.

    Governing Board


    Dr. Eric Bour, MD, MBA, Chief Executive Officer, Piedmont Newton Hospital
    Dr. Sharon Pappas, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, Chief Nurse Executive, Emory Healthcare


    Marcia Allen, Chief Nursing Officer, Georgia Regional Hospital
    Jeremiah Bame, RN, Chief Nursing Officer, Piedmont Newton Hospital
    Chet Bhasin, FACHE, MBA, MS, Chief Strategy Officer, Shepherd Center
    Paula Butts, MSN, RN, VP, Patient Care Services, Chief Nursing Officer, Piedmont Henry Hospital
    Vicki Cansler, MBA, Chief Human Resources Officer, Piedmont Healthcare
    Linda Cole, MBA, BSN, RN, FACHE, Chief Nursing and Hospital Operations Officer, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Cathy Ferguson, RN, MBA, MSN, Chief Nursing Officer, Hamilton Medical Center
    Matt Gorman, Vice President of Corporate and Network Services, Floyd Medical Center
    Kevin Hoppe, Chief Operating Officer, Physician Enterprise, Piedmont Healthcare
    Tifani Kinard, MHA, MBA, BSN, RN, Chief Nursing Officer, Polk Medical Center
    Jeff Laird, Chief Financial Officer, Stephens County Hospital
    Ed Lovern, Chief Operations Officer, Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
    Lauren Matthews, Chief Financial Officer, Piedmont Newton Hospital
    D'Andrea Morning, Vice President, Corporate Compliance/Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer , Grady Health System
    Erin Phillips, Vice President, Strategy & Business Development, Cancer Treatment Centers of America
    Robin Rau, Chief Executive Officer, Miller County Hospital
    Jhaymee Tynan, FACHE, PfMP, PMP, Assistant Vice President, Integration, Atrium Health
    Sherrie Williams, LCSW, Chief Operations Officer, Global Partnership For Telehealth

    Designed by and for healthcare’s most prominent executives, the agenda addresses the most critical issues impacting healthcare organizations today.

    Implementing the Next-Generation of Healthcare Technology

    Technology has fundamentally changed traditional care delivery and savvy healthcare leaders are moving beyond the hype of transformative technology to focus on measurable outcomes. This wide-ranging conversation will:

    • Explore emerging technologies and strategies for evaluation before investment
    • Develop best practices to instill a patient-centric framework in technology implementations
    • Discuss how technology can be more interactive and responsive to clinician and patient needs


    Healthcare Leadership Exchange

    3:30pm – 4:30pm | Registration & Networking
    4:30pm – 5:30pm | Keynote Panel Discussion
    5:30pm – 6:30pm | Dinner & Roundtable Discussion
    6:30pm – 7:00pm | Summary Discussion
    7:00pm – 7:30pm | Additional Networking

    Chief Executive Officer, Piedmont Healthcare
    FACHE; MBA; MS, Chief Strategy Officer, Shepherd Center
    Director of Telehealth, Telemedicine, and Rural Healthcare Initiatives, Georgia Department of Public Health

    All sponsor participation is approved by the Governing Board. Contact us to learn more about sponsorship opportunities and the approval process.

    Leadership Exchange Moderator


    Please contact Arin Rench with any questions about the Atlanta Healthcare Leadership Exchange.

    Arin Rench, Executive Director
    Direct: 503.908.2905
    Mobile: 360.597.8910
    [email protected]

    Event Details
    • Start Date
      November 14, 2019 3:30 pm
    • End Date
      November 14, 2019 7:30 pm
    • Location
    • Category
    • Address
      650 North Avenue, Ponce City Market, Atlanta, GA, 30308