Innovations in ED Management

A New 17-Hour Intensive and Advanced ED Operations Conference for ED Leadership Teams

Join Us for Our 14th Annual Conference!

The focus of the 2019 Innovations in Emergency Department Management Conference will be on leadership, management, operations, logistics, strategic planning and healthcare reform. This three-day immersion into the challenges of running an ED will provide you and your leadership team with the tools and techniques to create a world-class emergency department. You’ll hear from “been there, done that” experts who have created successful practices in the ever-changing world of emergency medicine.

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Innovations in ED Management Conference

Corey Slovis, MD - Keynote Speaker

Corey Slovis, MD
Keynote Speaker

Medical Director, Vanderbilt University Emergency Department
2018 Recipient, ACEP Outstanding Contribution in Education Award

Dr. Slovis is the Chairman of Emergency Medicine at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. In addition, he is the Medical Director of the Nashville Fire Department and the Nashville International Airport. In 2018 Dr. Slovis was the recipient of the ACEP Outstanding Contribution in Education Award recognizing his many years of extraordinary work in advancing the cause of evidence-based medical education. In recognition of his contributions to EMS, the Corey M. Slovis Award for Excellence in Education was created in 2008 by the U.S. Metropolitan Municipalities EMS Medical Directors Consortium. The Vanderbilt Emergency Department treats over 130,000 patients annually and is a Level 1 trauma center. The department has created a variety of innovative programs to optimize patient care and throughput.

Connect With Colleagues, Learn New Skill-Sets and Operational Concepts.

Return Home With a Series of Tested Solutions and a Renewed Enthusiasm for Creating an Exemplary Emergency Department.

Why Your ED Leadership Team Should Attend in 2019

Managing the many challenges associated with the functioning of a contemporary emergency department can prove daunting to even the most skilled managers. The many difficulties that exist can be just overwhelming, yet there are answers. There are EDs that have faced the same challenges and have come up with viable solutions.

  • The Case for Profiling Physician Performance
  • Spectacular ED Turnarounds
  • Specialty EDs: Do You Want to Be One?
  • How to Prevent Your ED from Slipping
  • Optimizing Your ED Staffing Mix
  • The Secret Sauce of Quality at Scripps
  • The Causes and Effects of Physician Burnout
  • Documentation Changes that Might Help Your Practice!
  • Pearls From ED Leaders
  • Left On the Table: Procedure Revenue Opportunities
  • Transfer Agreements: What’s Going On Out There?
  • Finding A Sugar Daddy for Your ED
  • Why You Need Care Coordination!
  • Game-Changing ED Literature
  • And Much More…

Poster Session & Competition

Showcase Your Work! Submit a Poster Abstract for a Chance to Win Some Great Gifts.

The Innovations in Emergency Department Management conference invites you to submit a poster abstract for the annual competition to be held during the conference in Nashville this year. If your poster is selected for presentation your first author will receive $200 towards your conference registration. The winner of the competition will also receive three nights stay and the runner-up will receive two nights stay (taxes, but not incidentals, included) at Renaissance Nashville Hotel.

Poster Session Competition

Great information for an ED leader. There was a lot to take back and work on. Thank you!

This is the 4th time I’ve attended this conference. I always leave motivated and inspired. Thank you.

Great to have 30-minute sessions! Good way to have a range of topics and no drag on.

Meet Our Expert Faculty

Our Energetic and Effective Faculty of Emergency Department Thought Leaders Will Provide You With All-New Skill Sets and Operational Concepts to Effectively Manage Your Emergency Department.

3 Months Free for Live Course Participants!

Live course participants receive 3 months access to the ED Leadership Monthly podcast PLUS 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™/month FREE. Join Doctors Shari Welch and Kevin Klauer as they provide solutions to the many facets of operating a modern-day Emergency Department.*

*An access code with instructions on how to access the monthly podcast will be emailed prior to the start of the live course. Access to the publication will be available for three months from the date stated within the email. After the three months, you will receive an email with instructions on how to continue your subscription, if you so choose.

Learn More About EDLM

Thanks to Our Sponsors for Helping Make the Innovations in Emergency Department Management Conference Possible.

Can’t Make It to the Live Course? No Problem.

Audio & Video Self-Study Versions are Available Online.

The 2019 Innovations in Emergency Department Management Conference will be professionally recorded and made available for self-study in the spring of 2019.

  • Avoid the expense and hassle of travel
  • Don’t miss family/work obligations
  • Study at your own pace and on your own time
  • Available in a variety of formats to suit your needs