Previous Conference Calls for Members

2011 CALLS

June 29, 2011

Reducing Avoidable Readmissions and Stress on the Emergency Department and Other Hospital Outpatient Departments 

May 5, 2011

Decreasing Lengths of Stay for Psychiatric Patients in the Emergency Department 

February 22, 2011
How to Effectively Integrate Psychiatric Services into Primary Medical Care 

January 25, 2011
CMS Solicits Input on the Application of EMTALA to Inpatients 

2010 CALLS

December 15, 2010
Reducing Avoidable Psychiatric Readmissions 

September 14, 2010
Psychiatric Core Measures, TJC, and HHS: Implications for Behavioral Health 

August 6, 2010
Best Practices - Reducing Readmission Rate for Psychiatric Inpatients 

May 27, 2010
Workforce 2015: Strategy Trumps Shortage 

April 22, 2010
Mental Health Parity: Interim Final Rule 

March 25, 2010
Alignment of Lean Management Process to Quality and Safety in an Academic Community Hospital 

2009 CALLS

December 16, 2009
Effective Strategies to address Crowded Emergency Departments: Improve the Quality of Psychiatric Services; AND Contain Costs 

September 23, 2009
Key Elements of a Successful Geriatric Psychiatric Treatment Program - McLean Hospital 

July 17, 2009
CMS Proposed Rule: “Incident To” Physician Supervision 

July 9, 2009
Using Mid-Level Professionals In Psychiatric Treatment Programs 

May 6, 2009
How Johns Hopkins Hospital Became & Remains...A High Quality Psychiatric Provider 

2008 CALLS

November 17, 2008
Improving Outcomes: Effectively Treating Patients with Medical and Psychiatric Illnesses in a Medical Setting 

August 7, 2008
Presentation Slides: Partial Hospitalization: Insights And Implications 

July 10, 2008
Invitation: Building Behavioral Health Services as a Strong Contributor to the Bottom Line: Ideas For and From Hospital Leaders 
Presentation Slides by St. Helena Hospital & Center for Behavioral Health 

June 26, 2008
Addressing the Costs of Fragmentation in the Behavioral Healthcare System: Pediatric Perspectives 
A Presentation by John V. Campo, M.D.
The Ohio State University and Nationwide Children’s Hospital

2007 CALLS

October 30, 2007
Effectively Communicating the Costs of Treating & Not Treating Psychiatric Disorders  

September 26, 2007
Hospital Leadership: Key to Developing a Community Wide Plan for Behavioral Health. Ideas For and From Hospital Leaders.  

August 23, 2007
How Hospital Leaders Effectively Advocate for Adequate Mental Health Funding

July 20, 2007
Reducing ED Overcrowding & Improving Access to Psychiatric Care

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