9th Prague International Health Summit

Topic

Role of Hospitals in the 21st Century

Host

Advance Healthcare Management Institute

About summit

The conference focused on changes that hospitals have to undergo as due to increasing importance of chronic diseases, population aging, new technologies and the ongoing centralization of specialized care. The first part of the conference was dedicated to examples of changes in the organizational structure and processes in individual hospitals. The second part focused on the distribution of duties among hospitals associated in regional networks and the management of flows of information, patients and staff within these networks. The third part was devoted to foreign and local examples of cooperation between hospitals and outpatient sector.
The conference was held on May 17–18, 2018 at Hotel International – and as ever – hosted distinguished speakers from abroad.

Program | Day 1

CONFERENCE OPENING

Conference opening key notes
James Rice – Gallagher Integrated | USA
Jiří Čunek – Governor of Zlín region

Why hospitals have to change (audio in Czech)
Pavel Hroboň – Advance Healthcare Management Institute | Czech Republic

IMPROVING INTERNAL PROCESSES AND ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE IN HOSPITALS

Adapting hospitals to requirements of modern healthcare
John Leach – McKinsey & Company | United Kingdom

Developments in hospital processes and their impact on design of buildings
Henny van Laarhoven – Orbis Group | The Netherlands

Provision of laboratory services to hospitals in Slovakia and Germany
Jozef Gavlas – Medirex Group | Slovakia

Implementing clinical protocols in a teaching hospital – case study (audio in Czech)
Daniel Hodyc – Advance Healthcare Management Institute | Czech Republic

Panel discussion with speakers and guests

REGIONAL HOSPITAL NETWORKS

Implementing new models of care in a regional hospital system (audio)
Robert A. Stevens – Ridgeview Medical Center | USA

Turning independent hospitals into a network (audio in Czech)
Harald Maikisch  – Landeskrankenhaus Feldkirch | Austria

Changes in provider network for effective contracting
Martin Smatana – Institute of Health Policies, Ministry of Health | Slovakia

New generation hospital in Michalovce and its role in Svet zdravia (audio in Slovak)
Vladimír Dvorový  – ProCare and Svet Zdravia | Slovakia

Causes of South Bohemian healthcare success and its future challenges
Michal Čarvaš – South Bohemian Hospitals | Czech Republic

Panel discussion with speakers and guests

Program | Day 2

CONFERENCE SECOND DAY OPENING

Adam Vojtěch – Minister of Health of the Czech Republic
James Rice – Gallagher Integrated | USA

INTEGRATING HOSPITAL AND OUTPATIENT CARE

Why do we need integration of care and what are the proven tools (audio in Slovak)
Henrieta Tulejová – Advance Healthcare Management Institute | Slovakia

Clinician-led improvement of care
Brian H. Rank – HealthPartners Care Group | USA

Cultural transformation towards integrated healthcare
Santiago Delgado Izquierdo – Ribera Salud | Spain

Taking accountability for the health of a whole region: Experiences from Accountable Care Organizations in Germany for the future role of hospitals (audio)
Alexander Pimperl  – OptiMedis | Germany

From centrally managed diabetes care to personalized medicine
Giel Nijpels – Health Center Hoorn | The Netherlands

New forms of healthcare organization and reimbursement. Why do we discuss them regularly but use them sporadically
Martin Kultan – Dôvera | Slovakia

Panel discussion with speakers and guests

Questions for Minister of Health of the Czech Republic Adam Vojtěch

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