2014 KAMU Annual Conference     

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September 24 – 26, 2014   Hotel at Old Town   Wichita, KS

The KAMU Annual Conference provided an opportunity for health care professionals and management to meet, share experiences, and learn from experts. The theme “First Class Healthcare” provided a great opportunity for primary care, behavioral health and dental professionals to come together to ensure that all Kansans have access to affordable, quality health care.

Click Here for conference agenda.

Slide Presentations Available

First Class Healthcare: Leading through Change, Jackie Gaines, BSN, MS, Studer Group

Innovative Model of Care, Phillip Davis, MBA, CEO, Flint Hills Community Health Center, Rob Freelove, MD, CEO, Salina Family HealthCare Center, Janet Burton, MBA, Executive Director, Turner House Clinic

Workforce Retention, Joyce Grayson, MBA, Rural Health Education and Services, Brad Thomison, Rural Health Education and Services

Risk Management, Martie Ross, JD, Pershing Yoakley & Associates

Postmarked October 15, 2014: Setting Navigators up for Success, Debbie Berndsen, Cover Kansas Navigator Project Director, KAMU, Jordan Rickabaugh, Cover Kansas Navigator Project Coordinator

Patient Centered Medical Home / Health Home, Kathyrn Phillips, MPH, Qualis Health, Rebecca Ross, Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Preventing Fraud: The Importance of Internal Controls, Scott Gold, CPA, BKD

Registered Dental Practioners, Terry Batliner, DDS , Sage Dental Group, CO,  Sarah Wovcha, Children’s Dental Service, MN

Public Policy General Session: Signed, Sealed, Delivered, Sandy Praeger, Kansas Insurance Commissioner, Sheldon Weisgrau, MHS, Director, Health Reform Resource Project,  Annie McKay, AM, Kansas Center for Economic Growth

Breakfast with KDHE, Robert Moser, MD, Secretary and State Health Officer, Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Cathy Taylor-Osborne, DDS, MA, Director of Bureau of Oral Health, Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Sara Roberts, Director, Primary Care Office, Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Special Delivery: Four Generations @ Work, Deanne DeMarco, Breaking Boundaries International, Inc.


Click Here for information on last year’s Annual Conference in Lawrence, KS.