2024 Winter Meeting Agenda

7:30 am - 8:30 am
Breakfast
On your own--breakfast included with room rate
8:30 am - 9:45 am
Rural Health Pre-Conference
Triangle Ballroom
9:45 am - 10:00 am
BREAK
10:00 am
Registration Opens
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Rural Health Pre-Conference continues
Triangle Ballroom
11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Lunch with Sponsors
Blowing Rock
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
NCHA Life Members Lunch (by invitation only)
Cape Hatteras
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
"Welcome and Chair’s Address" with Chris Peek
Chimney Rock
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
"The Politics of Healthcare" with NC Speaker of the House Tim Moore
Chimney Rock
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
"Rural Health Advocacy: The Power of Relationships" moderated by Joann Anderson
Chimney Rock
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
BREAK
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
BREAKOUT SESSIONS

"Navigating Value-Based Care Through Real-Time Care Intelligence" with Bamboo Health and CHESS Health Solutions
Reynolds

"Sourcing Global Talent: Leveraging the Supply of Worldwide Human Capital” with Intelassist
Cameron

"Leveraging AI for Workforce Optimization: Addressing Burnout and Enhancing Scheduling Efficiency" with Qualivis
Smith

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Sponsor Networking Reception
Blowing Rock

7:30 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast in Vendor Hall
Blowing Rock
9:00 am - 9:35 am
"NCHA Member Advocacy Panel" moderated by Roxie Wells
Chimney Rock
9:35 am - 9:45 am
"NCHA Finance Briefing" with Anthony Okunak
Chimney Rock
9:45 am - 10:45 am
"Special Interest Groups: A New Breed" with Mitch Vakerics and Alicia Mitchell
Chimney Rock
10:45 am - 11:00 am
BREAK
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
"Why Healthcare Leadership Matters" with Thom Mayer, MD
Chimney Rock
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Gov. Roy Cooper video
Speaker Kody Kinsley, Secretary of NC Department of Health and Human Services

Chimney Rock
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Lunch Buffet
Blowing Rock
1:30 pm - 2:15 pmBREAKOUT SESSIONS

"Respecting Patient Privacy While Improving Cash Flow" with CommerceHealthcare
Smith

"Maternal Care in NC: Unraveling the Impact on Maternal Health and Mental Well-being” with FemBridge
Reynolds

"Building Physicians Interpersonal Skills Provides a Win-Win for Patient and Physician" with US Healthcare Experience Foundation
Cameron

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

CEO Forum (invitation only)
Biltmore, Hope

CNO/CHRO Forum
Cape Hatteras

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
HOSPAC Donor Thank You & 2024 Kick Off Reception
Blowing Rock

7:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast
Join us for a continental breakfast or have a hot breakfast in your room included with your room rate
8:30 am - 8:45 am
"Morning Announcements" with Tom Owens, MD
Chimney Rock
8:45 am - 9:45 am
"Stories that Stick: The Irresistible Power of Strategic Storytelling" with Kindra Hall
Chimney Rock
9:45 am - 10:45 am
"Closing Session: NC Political Landscape and Emerging Trends" with Paul Shucker and Morgan Jackson
Chimney Rock
10:45 am - 11:00 am
"Closing Remarks" with Steve Lawler
Chimney Rock