1st Annual Crossing the Quality Chasm Summit: A Focus on Communities http://books.nap.edu/catalog/11085.html
The Committee on the Crossing the Quality Chasm Summit wishes
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The committee benefited from the knowledge and input of members of the liaison panel: Brian Austin, MacColl Institute for Health Care Innovation at Group Health Cooperative; Donald M Berwick, Institute for Healthcare Improvement; Maureen Bisognano, Institute for Healthcare Improvement; Carolyn M. Clancy, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; Lisa M. Koonin, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Dan Stryer, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; Ed Wagner, MacColl Institute for Health Care Innovation at Group Health Cooperative; and Stephanie Zaza, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Presenters and panelists helped inform and enlighten summit participants: Donald M. Berwick, Institute for Healthcare Improvement; William L. Bruning, Mid-America Coalition on Health Care Community Initiative on Depression; Albert D. Charbonneau, Rochester Health Commission; Helen Darling, President, National Business Group on Health; Jack C. Ebeler, Alliance of Community Health Plans; Harvey V. Fineberg, Institute of Medicine; Henry Gaines, United Automobile Workers/General Motors Community Health Initiatives; George J. Isham, HealthPartners, Inc.; Sylvia Drew Ivie, The Help Everyone Clinic, Inc.; John Lumpkin, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; Jay M. Portnoy, Children's Mercy Hospital; and Martha Whitecotton, Carolinas Medical Center.
Facilitators for the cross-cutting strategy sessions were invaluable to a successful and productive summit: Gerard F. Anderson, The Johns Hopkins University; David Brailer, Health Technology Center; Christine K. Cassel, American Board of Internal Medicine; Russell E. Glasgow, Kaiser Permanente Colorado; Judith Hibbard, University of Oregon; Arnold Milstein, Pacific Business Group on Health; Shoshanna Sofaer, Baruch College; and David M. Stevens, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Summit scribes provided timely and vital recording of work produced during the strategy sessions: Shari M. Erickson, Institute of Medicine; Beverly Lunsford, The Washington Home; Elizabeth McCann, medical student at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons; Sydney Morss Dy, the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Hsien Seow, The Washington Home; Lynne Page Snyder, Institute of Medicine; and Anne Wilkinson, the RAND Corporation. Special thanks also go to Joanne Lynn of The Washington Home Center for Palliative Care Studies for providing the student volunteers to help with recording.
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