Professional Audience C-suite executives in hospitals and health systems, vice presidents, clinical and operational directors and their teams. Content Focus Leadership challenges, staffing, healthcare reform, accountable care, care coordination, emergency care, readmissions reductions, patient-centered care, patient satisfaction, infection control preparation, physician satisfaction, executive compensation, mergers and acquisitions, value-based payments and quality improvement, regulation, mergers and acquisitions, new payment models and new models of care. [1]