Executives Address Annual Meeting

Two leading healthcare executives are featured speakers at IPRO’s 29th Annual Membership Meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, June 4 at the LaGuardia Marriott Hotel in East Elmhurst, Queens. The keynote speaker is Jean D. Moody-Williams, RN, MPP, Director of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS’) Quality Improvement Group, in the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality. The Center is responsible for the operation of the nation’s Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) program, as well as the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Networks program.

The other featured speaker at the IPRO event is Danielle Holahan, MPH, Deputy Director of the New York Health Benefit Exchange, where (under the Affordable Care Act) she manages facilitated enrollment of individuals in quality health plans and the provision of Federal subsidies available to eligible individuals and small businesses under health reform. IPRO’s Annual Membership Meeting includes presentations of Quality Awards to healthcare organizations across the state of New York that made important contributions in quality improvement over the past year. This year IPRO will honor a record number of Quality Award recipients. The event also includes a complimentary buffet luncheon. To register for the event, call Joan Ragone at 515-326-7767, ext 262 or email her at jragone@ipro.org.