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HGA Presents at Healthcare Design Expo + Conference

HGA will share its design and planning expertise in five educational programs at Healthcare Design Expo + Conference, held in Phoenix, Arizona, November 10 – 13, 2018.

The wide-ranging topics include rural healthcare, Lean planning, post-occupancy evaluation (POE), transition planning, healing gardens, and evidence-based design co-presented with leaders from top national healthcare organizations.

Healthcare Design is the premier industry expo + conference, with more than 3,200 architects and designers, healthcare administrative leaders, and product vendors sharing research, trends, and strategies with peers and experts.

For more information, see the program listing below.

Expecting the Unexpected, Embracing Change, and Holding On: The Life of POE (EO8) 
November 11 | 9:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.
Speakers: Terri Zborowsky (HGA), Melissa Piatkowski (Center for Health Design)

One System, Two Solutions: Transforming Experience, Efficiency, and Clinical Outcomes in a Rural System (E14)
November 11 | 10:45 A.M. – 11:45 A.M.
Speakers: Dennis Vonasek (HGA), Amy Douma (HGA), Donovan Nelson (HGA), David Larson (CentraCare Health)

Transition Planning: The Missing Link (E39)
November 11 | 3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Speakers: Kara Freihoefer (HGA), Michael Grage (HGA), Aaron Kapphahn (HGA), Bud Lawrence (Campbell County Health)

Diagnostic Post-Occupancy Evaluation of Hospital Gardens: Recent Cross Case Comparisons (D03)
November 12 | 3:30 P.M. – 5:45 P.M.
Speakers: Kirsten Staloch (HGA), Shan Jiang (West Virginia University), Naomi Sachs (Cornell University)

Translating Traditional ROI Data into Financial Performance: The Business Case for EBD (E78)
November 13 | 8:15 A.M. – 9:15 A.M.
Speakers: Kara Freihoefer (HGA), Isaac Larson (Froedtert & Medical College of WI), Sarah Cypher (Froedtert & Medical College of WI)