2019 Patient Safety, Quality, and Sepsis Symposium
Dates: September 23-24, 2019
Location: Lancaster Marriott
Registration Deadline: September 15, 2019
Join HAP on September 23 and 24, 2019, at the Lancaster Marriott for HAP’s Patient Safety, Quality, and Sepsis Symposium. This year, the HAP Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) Sepsis Conference and the association’s premier Patient Safety and Quality event will be combined into one symposium.
Join HAP on September 23 and 24, 2019, at the Lancaster Marriott for HAP’s Patient Safety, Quality, and Sepsis Symposium. Combining the HAP Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) Sepsis Conference and the association’s premier Patient Safety and Quality event into one symposium gives you and your team the opportunity for rich networking and learning throughout the two-day session. The symposium features a diverse set of presenters who will share best practices to improve sepsis care and other critically important patient safety challenges.
The sepsis conference, funded through the Center for Medicare and Medicaid’s Partnership for Patients HIIN, will open the symposium on Monday, September 23, followed by a keynote presentation and networking reception to kick-off the Patient Safety and Quality Symposium. We'll hear from member hospitals during interactive breakout sessions on Tuesday, September 24, followed by a networking lunch and speaker. Don’t miss the opportunity to earn credits and network with peers from other Pennsylvania hospital teams!
Sponsorship of HAP’s Annual Patient Safety and Quality Symposium places your organization front and center with health care safety and quality leaders from around the state. Be a part of this annual two-day educational conference with the best one-on-one networking opportunities with more than 200 patient safety and quality leaders.
For more information and registration form, click here.
Who Should Attend
Anyone working in patient safety activities and health care quality within their organization; hospital executives; physician and nurse leaders and managers responsible for patient care, safety, and performance improvement; patient safety officers; quality improvement professionals; infection preventionists; risk managers; pharmacist managers; hospital counsel; physicians; and chief medical officers. Health care teams are encouraged to attend!
Monday, September 23, 2019
7:15 a.m. Sepsis Conference Registration
8:00 a.m. Sepsis Conference
2:00 p.m. Symposium Registration and Networking
3:00 p.m. Stopping Sepsis—Saving Lives in Pennsylvania
Rachel Levine, MD, Secretary of Health for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
3:30 p.m. In Shock
Rana Awdish, MD, critically acclaimed, best-selling author, In Shock
4:30 p.m. Adjourn
5:00 p.m. Welcome Reception with Sponsors and Poster Presentations
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
7:30 a.m. Networking Continental Breakfast with Sponsors and Poster Presentations
8:15 a.m. Breakout Sessions
9:15 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m. Breakout Sessions
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Breakout Sessions
12:15 p.m. Group Luncheon, Speaker and Awards
2:00 p.m. Closing Session
Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
25 S. Queen Street
Lancaster, PA 17603
HAP has reserved a limited block of rooms at the Lancaster Marriott for the evenings of Sunday, September 22, and Monday, September 23. Please call the hotel directly by 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 1, at (888) 850-6146 for overnight accommodations, and reference “HAP Patient Safety” to access the special rate of $149.00 (single/double/triple/quad), plus applicable occupancy and state taxes. After 5 p.m. on September 1, reservations will be accepted on a space and rate availability basis, and the special rate cannot be guaranteed. You may also wish to make your reservation online at the Lancaster Marriott's website.
PARKING: Parking fees are not included in the overnight room rate, and must be paid separately upon departure. Parking is available in the Penn Square Parking Garage (38 S. Duke Street) adjacent to the hotel. HAP will provide discounted parking tickets to symposium attendees. Please stop by the HAP registration desk to obtain your discounted parking ticket. If you are an overnight guest, you will receive your discounted parking voucher from front desk staff upon check-in. Without the discounted parking ticket, current on-site parking fees are $2.00 hourly, up to $18.00 daily. Valet parking is available in front of the hotel. Fees are subject to change without notice.
Click here for a downtown map and information about additional parking locations in the city of Lancaster.