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The University of North Texas Health Science Center has partnered with the Health Industry Council Foundation to produce a timely and unique event on improving care quality and reducing readmission rates. Attendees will share trends and technologies, learn about advocacy efforts to improve transitional care, and network with best practice players.



North Texas Transitional Care Conference at Dallas Marriott Las Colinas


November 12, 2015 Pre-Conference Reception & Dinner Presentation
November 13, 2015 Full Day Conference

The event has two main objectives:

  • Share effective strategies to improve communication between healthcare professionals across the continuum of care.
    • Highlight technology and community-based programs
  • Guided breakout sessions to showcase example solutions and develop an action plan for each participant to make ONE change to address the issue.
    • End of Life Care and Communications
    • Quality Reporting
    • Medicine Reconciliation


  • KEYNOTE: Kelsey Mellard – Honor Home Care
  • Dr. Angelo Volandes
  • Dr. Tom Deas – Sandlot
  • Robert Earley, CEO – JPS Health Network
  • Barclay Berdan, CEO – Texas Health Resources
  • John Taylor, CEO – StoneGate Senior Living
  • Eric Coleman, MD, MPH – University of Colorado
  • Dr. David Farmer, David Farmer, PhD, MA, BA – UNT Health Science Center
  • Dr. Robert Harrington – Reliant Post-Acute Care Solutions CMO
  • Dr. Ramdas Menon, Deputy Director – Medicaid Health IT
  • Sean Cannone, DO, CMD – Evolution Health
  • Scott David Lloyd, MD – North Texas Specialty Physicians
  • Matt Zavadsky – MedStar
  • Dann Baker, MDiv – UNT Health Science Center
  • Janet Lieto, DO, FACOFP – UNT Health Science Center
  • Anne Long, RN, JD – UNT Health Science Center
  • Dr. Marshall Dawer – UnitedHealthcare
  • Dr. Ken Adams – Texas Health Resources
  • David Damaske, Pharmacy Director – Texas Health Resources in HEB
  • Hennie Garza – Senior Care Centers

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