ashnha annual conference 2018

Speakers Presentations 

Dr. Jim Reinertsen – How Safe is Your Hospital? Really?

Dr. David Gifford – How Do I Run My Facility with All These Changes Coming from Washington?

Dr. Clint MacKinney – Volume to Value: Will the Promised Transition Come to Alaska?

Road to Value Panel Presentation – John SchlederPreston SimmonsRehn LaSueur

Barnara Balik – Creating Safety and Joy in Work

Health Care Workforce of the Future Panel Presentation – Kathy CraftMarianne MurrayJacqueline Garcia

Cassie Sauer – A Lifesaving Partnership – Celebrating the Success of WSHA and ASHNHA Working Toegether on Safety and Quality

Breakout Sessions

Dr. Jim Reinertsen – Transforming you Management System – What if Deming Ran Your Hospital?

Barb Pusateri, Medline – Driving Patient Functional Improvement and Mobility

Blake Sorrell, FocusOne – Things You Should Know about the Modern Health Care Workforce













































Special Recognition





Bartlett Regional Hospital

Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation

Mat-Su Regional Medical Center

Mat-Su Health Foundation

North Star Behavioral Health

Parker, Smith, Feek


Physicians Insurance A Mutual Company

Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska

Prestige Care and Rehabilitation

Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center & Chiniak Elder House

Providence Seward Medical & Care Center

Providence Valdez Medical Center

South Peninsula Hospital

Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation


Contributing Sponsors

Mountain-Pacific Quality Health

Norton Sound Health Corporation

PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center