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OHA Quality Summit

OHA's annual quality summit is the premier event for Ohio hospitals' health care workers and clinical leaders to expand their knowledge and share their experiences. Our Quality Programs team works with Ohio hospitals to develop sessions and presenters for the summit. This annual event includes a luncheon, poster session, presentations and a program by the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Registration

Employees, medical staff, trustees and volunteers of OHA member hospitals and health systems and OHA Corporate Partners need to register for the event. Some optional special events or meal functions may require a registration fee, and payment must be made by credit card when you register online. 

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Agenda - OHA 2019 Quality Summit

The theme for the 2019 Quality Summit is “High Reliability Organizations." 

Three panel presentations will be facilitated covering a variety of leadership topics related to the values and characteristics of high reliability organizations. Attendees from throughout the OHA membership will have multiple opportunities in which to present and visit scholarly posters detailing effective and evidence-based practices. 

Continuing education credits will be provided and American College of Healthcare Executives Face-to-Face credits will be provided. In 2018, over 450 attendees participated in the summit.  We encourage your attendance at this free event. Registration is required and is forthcoming.

Quality Summit - Poster Session

OHA invites member hospitals to showcase their efforts around quality improvement and patient safety at the Quality Summit. We would like to acknowledge your hospital’s commitment to evidence-based practice and high-quality care by inviting your proposals for presentations.

Call for Posters

Deadline to submit poster abstracts is April 30. ​
There will be three sessions during which attendees will have the opportunity to visit posters during the Summit.  We invite posters that reflect quality improvement and patient safety efforts in a variety of topic areas, including:

Zero Harm                  
  • Culture of Safety
  • Patient Safety 
  • Sepsis Mortality Reduction
  • Healthcare Worker Safety
  • Reducing Harm 
  • Airway Safety  
Disparities
  • Patient and Family Engagement
  • Improving the Patient Experience
  • Preventing Infant Mortality
High Reliability           
  • General Quality Improvement Processes
  • Reducing Readmissions
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Iatrogenic Delirium
  • Failure to Rescue
Leadership and Sustainability
  • Sustainability
  • Leadership/Executive Sponsorship
Poster Submission Instructions
  • Limit of two people per poster may present
  • Posters available for viewing June 5th and must be at the table at designated times during conference
  • Approved contact hours available to all participants who attend.
  • Notification of all poster presenters (selected and not selected) will occur via email by May 3
  • Registeration for summit - poster presenters need to register for the conferenc
  • Required forms (presenters must submit):
Accepted poster presenters will be contacted later regarding other items.  If you have any questions, please contact Dorothy Aldridge at Dorothy.Aldridge@ohiohospitals.org or 614-384-9162. 

As you consider developing a poster presentation this tutorial may guide your process.“Preparing Your Poster for Presentation”, featuring  Richard McClead Jr, MD, MHA from Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Questions

For more information on the Quality Summit, contact OHA's Dorothy Aldridge, Quality Programs coordinator at 614-221-7614 or email.

Thank you Sponsors

Sponsorships available. Contact OHA's Jim Guliano for more information.