Kindred Healthcare’s fourth annual Clinical Impact Symposium, “Care Transitions Across the Continuum,” will be held in Louisville from November 12-15.

This year’s symposium will offer the latest evidence-based information from some of the most widely respected experts in the nation as well as interactive conference style offerings, hands-on skills demonstrations and trade show exhibits.

The audience for the symposium is made up of caregivers from all four Kindred divisions – Hospital Division, Nursing Center Division, RehabCare and Homecare and Hospice. The goal is to enhance clinical practice in the post-acute continuum and maintain Kindred as a leader in clinical excellence.

Speakers at the symposium will include:

  • Tina Budnitz, BOOST Project Director and Senior Advisor to the CEO, Society of Hospital Medicine.
  • Eric A. Coleman, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Director, Care Transitions Program, Head, Division of Health Care Policy and Research at the University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado.
  • Seth Kahan, the author of Getting Change Right: How Leaders Transform Organizations from the Inside Out, a leadership and performance improvement authority specializing in change leadership.
  • Joseph G. Ouslander, MD, a Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Geriatric Programs at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University (FAU), and Professor (Courtesy) at the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at FAU in Boca Raton, Florida.
  • Mark V. Williams, MD, FACP, MHM, a Professor and Chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Come back to this blog throughout the conference as we will cover the conference live with interactive blog posts, pictures, and video.