ACR Annual Conference on Quality and Safety

Empowering the Quality Journey Through AI
In Collaboration With the ACR Data Science Institute™

Register
October 26 - 28, 2018

Step Into the Future of Medical Imaging

Join us for the 10th Anniversary ACR Annual Conference on Quality and Safety, where top quality and data science experts will come together to deliver the latest quality tools and insights on how artificial intelligence can best be applied for optimal patient care.

Gain high-value strategies to:

  • Harness the power of artificial intelligence, new informatics technology and decision support solutions
  • Identify strategies for improving communications with patients and referring physicians
  • Adapt to shifting health care requirements and achieve quality excellence
  • Discover tools and strategies to improve patient satisfaction and enhance quality metrics
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Earn CME, SAM, and Category A Credits
Be an active part of this year's innovative new program and gain recognition among colleagues and fellow attendees. Submit an abstract for presentation during scientific sessions held Saturday morning, October, 27.

*Program schedule subject to change


Time

(eastern time)

Topic

 8 – 8:45am  Driving Improvement and Outcomes with Informatics
 8:45 – 10am  Power Hour: ACR Innovation Grant Awardees
 10 – 10:30am  COFFEE BREAK
 10:30am – Noon   Expanding Concepts of Appropriateness: the Right Study, the Right Report 
 Noon – 1pm   LUNCH 
 1 – 2:15pm   The Chicken and the Egg: Economics and Improvement 
 2:15 – 3:45pm   Improving Radiologist Performance ― Peer learning 
 3:45 – 4pm   COFFEE BREAK 
 4 – 5pm 

 Breakout Sessions (concurrent)

  • Innovations in Radiology
  • Patient Centered Care 101
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Optimizing Your Human Resources

*Program schedule subject to change


Time

(eastern time)

Topic

 8 – 9am  2018 Rad Oddysey: The Continued Rise of Our Machines 
 9 – 10am

Scientific Abstracts (concurrent sessions)

  • Session 1: General improvement Stories
  • Session 2: Outcomes improvement Stories
  • Session 3: AI and Quality
 10 – 10:30am  COFFEE BREAK
 10:30am – Noon  Strategies to Optimize Reporting Through IT
 Noon – 1pm  LUNCH
 1 – 2:30pm  Dimensions of Service Quality
 2:45 – 3:45pm

Breakout Sessions (concurrent)

  • Innovations in Radiology
  • Patient Centered Care 101
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Optimizing your Human resources
 3:45 – 4pm  COFFEE BREAK
 4 – 5pm

 Breakout sessions (concurrent)

  • Innovations in Radiology
  • Patient Centered Care 101
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Optimizing your Human Resources

*Program schedule subject to change


Time

(eastern time)

Topic

 8 – 10am  Improving the Patient Experience
 10 – 10:15am  COFFEE BREAK
 10:15 – 11:45am  Building and Resourcing an Effective Quality Program
 11:45am – 12:15pm  Closing/Summary

Location

Date

Registration

Boston, MA October 26 - 28, 2018 Register

Registration Pricing


Category

Early Bird

Regular

On Site

Member $795 $845 $945
Nonmember Physician $895 $995 $1,095
Member-in-Training $445 $495 $595
Business Manager/Data Scientist/Administrator/Technologist $495 $545 $645

Special reduced pricing for teams available


The ACR is pleased to offer a team-pricing package for the ACR Quality and Safety Conference. Team registration can be arranged by contacting Meetings Registration at 1-800-373-2204. Team members must register together to receive the team rate.

Early Bird

Regular

On Site

First Team Member $795 $845 $945
First Team Nonmember $895 $995 $1,095
Additional Team Member $715.50 $760.50 $850.50
Additional Team Nonmember $805.50 $895.50 $985.50

Hotel Information

Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02116

Group Rate: $289 single/double + 14.45% tax

Please call 1-888-627-7216 and refer to group name ACR Quality and Safety Conference to receive the special group rate.

Reservation deadline: October 4, 2018

Online booking information
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