EHSSENTIALS 2017
 

Agenda-at-a-Glance

Choose and attend any sessions from any track on the day of the Symposium; no pre-selection is required.

7:45-8:30 AM Registration/Coffee   Li Ka Shing Center Lobby
8:30-9:30 AM

Welcome and Keynote Berg Hall

Welcome
Christy Foster, VP of Healthcare Programs, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

Keynote
Resiliency in Healthcare
Tomi Ryba, Healthcare Consultant

9:30-9:40 AM Session Change
  Track 1 – Berg Hall A
Health and Safety
Track 2 – Berg Hall B
Emergency Response and Environmental Stewardship
Track 3 – Berg Hall C
Leadership, Technology and Tools
9:40-10:30 AM

Improving Performance in a Hospital Safe Patient Handling Program
Joe Daly, PT, MBA, MHA, FACHE, Director, Rehabilitation Services and Safe Patient Handling, Stanford Medical Center
Tina Cortez, Advanced Project Manager Certification, Program Manager, Safe Patient Handling, Stanford Medical Center

Sustainability in Healthcare 101
Terry Duffina, BEP, SFP, Director, Sustainability & Energy, Stanford Health Care
Erika Kimball, RN, MBA, Waste Reduction Program Manager, Sustainability and Energy, Stanford Health Care

Innovations in EH&S Technology (see also self assessment and behavioral safety management & use of handheld apps)
Ed Hall, CSP, MA, Chief Executive, Strategic Risk Ventures, The Risk Authority

10:30-10:40 AM Session Change
10:40-11:30 AM

Safety and the Patient Experience: Case Studies for Injury Reduction
Dr. Minal Moharir, Medical Director, Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital
Michele Blazek, Director of Environmental Health & Safety, Stanford Health Care
Derek Garcia, Environmental Health & Safety Specialist, Stanford Health Care
Trang Mary Le, M.Sc., EHS Program Manager, Stanford Health Care, Department of Environmental Health & Safety, Palo Alto, CA

Hospital Evacuation Planning
Brandon Bond, MC, NHDP-BC, CBCP, Administrative Director, Stanford Health Care, Stanford Children’s Health

Improved Infection Prevention and Control in an ICU through the Use of LEAN Tools
Rich Stilleke, EHS Program Manager, Stanford Health Care, Department of Environmental Health & Safety

11:30-12:30 PM Lunch/Networking

Poster Presentations   Li Ka Shing Center Lobby

Stanford Medicine Emergency Response Teams
Kathy Harris, M.C.R.P, EMT-B, OEM Manager, Stanford Health Care, Office of Emergency Management

Automated Low Dose UV-C Disinfection: What are the Exposures to Patients and Workers?
Christine Greene, MPH, Ph.D., Principal Investigator for Sanitation and Contamination Control, NSF International,
Applied Research Center, Ann Arbor, MI

Trang Mary Le, M.Sc., EHS Program Manager, Stanford Health Care, Department of Environmental Health & Safety, Palo Alto, CA
Tom Byrne, Chief Executive Officer , UV Partners, Inc.

12:30-1:20 PM Plenary Session Berg Hall

Risk Communications: From Intention to Implementation
Sandy Skees, Principal Consultant, Northern California Regional Director, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

1:20-1:30 PM Stand and Stretch Break Berg Hall
1:30-2:20 PM Panel Discussion Berg Hall

Workplace Violence
Anthony Alabasto, Stanford Healthcare
Bob Durand, Kaiser Permanente
Tracy A. Robles, ARM, CHSP, HEM, Director, Environmental Risk, Sutter Health
Karen Thornberg, Valley Care

2:20-2:30 PM Session Change
  Track 1 – Berg Hall A
Health and Safety
Track 2 – Berg Hall B
Emergency Response and Environmental Stewardship
Track 3 – Berg Hall C
Leadership, Technology and Tools
2:30-3:20 PM

Cause-Effect Mapping Techniques for Improved Incident Analysis
Shari A. Samuels, CSP, Director, National Environmental Health and Safety, Kaiser Permanente
Teodoro Millon, Principal Consultant, National Environmental, Health and Safety, Kaiser Permanente

PLAIN LANGUAGE: How to tell it like it is
David Bernstein

Managing High Performing EHS Teams: Recruiting, Coaching, and Retaining Success
Elise Condie, PT, M.S., CPE, Principal Consultant, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

3:20-3:30 PM Session Change
3:30-4:20 PM

Exposure Concerns Related to Disinfection Techniques
Allison Jouras, Senior Consultant, BSI EHS Services and Solutions
Erica J. Stewart, National Environmental, Health and Safety Principal Consultant, Kaiser Permanente

Standardizing Emergency Management Practices within a Large Healthcare Organization
Dawn Montoya, Senior Consultant of Emergency Management, Kaiser Permanente

Finally! Benchmark Your Injury Data against Similar Hospitals
Jason Barry, Senior Consultant, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

4:20-4:40 PM Closing Remarks and Raffle Drawing Berg Hall
Christy Foster, VP of Healthcare Programs, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

Environmental, Health & Safety Symposium for Healthcare