From "How Much" To "How Well"

Task Force on Low-Value Care

Planning Phase Spring Convening
Evening of April 26-Late Afternoon of April 27

Draft Agenda

Wednesday, April 26
Afternoon Arrivals

5:30-7:00pm Reception
Flight Deck Lounge, Lobby Level
7:00 pm Dinner

Thursday, April 27
7:30-8:15 am Breakfast
8:30-8:40 am Welcome and Goals for Day
Michael Chernew, PhD & Mark Fendrick, MD
8:40-9:00 am Introductions
Cliff Goodman, PhD
9:00-9:30 am Context and the Need for Nuance
Michael Chernew, PhD & Mark Fendrick, MD
9:30-10:00 am Defining, Measuring, and Addressing Overuse
Jason Buxbaum
10:00-10:30 am Discussion
Moderator: Cliff Goodman, PhD
10:30-10:45 am Break
10:45-12:00 pm On the Ground: Action to Measure and Eliminate waste
Kick-off Presenters: TBD
Moderator: Cliff Goodman, PhD
12:00-1:00 pm Lunch
1:00-2:00 pm Short Term Next Steps for Task Force: White Paper, etc.
Moderator: Cliff Goodman, PhD
2:00-2:15 pm Break
2:15-3:15 pm Longer Term Next Steps for Task Force: Where Do We Go from Here?
Moderator: Cliff Goodman, PhD
3:15-3:30 pm Wrap-up
Michael Chernew, PhD & Mark Fendrick, MD