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Suggested Citation:"Appendix A: Workshop Agenda and Participants." Institute of Medicine. 2000. Interpreting the Volume-Outcome Relationship in the Context of Health Care Quality: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10005.
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APPENDIX A

Workshop Agenda

INSTITUTE OF MEDICINE

Division of Health Care Services, Committee on Quality in Health Care in America

National Cancer Policy Board

May 11, 2000

OBJECTIVES

  1. Review evidence of the relationship between volume of services and health-related outcomes.

  2. Discuss methodological issues related to the interpretation of the association between volume and outcome.

  3. Assess the applicability of volume as an indicator of quality of care.

  4. Identify research needed to better understand the volume-outcome relationship and its application to quality improvement.

AGENDA

9:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m.

Welcome and introduction: Diana Petitti

Opening remarks: John Eisenberg

 

Session 1

9:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

Overview of the Volume-Outcome Relationship

Opening remarks: Mark Chassin

9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.

Presentation of background paper: “Synthesis of Evidence from the Literature,” Ethan Halm

10:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m.

Coffee break

10:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

Roundtable discussion Moderators: Mark Chassin and Jane Sisk

  • Is the association consistent across conditions/procedures/services?

  • What factors might explain the association?

Suggested Citation:"Appendix A: Workshop Agenda and Participants." Institute of Medicine. 2000. Interpreting the Volume-Outcome Relationship in the Context of Health Care Quality: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10005.
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  • What measurement issues need to be addressed (e.g., defining volume, thresholds/cutpoints, units of analysis)?

  • Does the evidence support applying volume as a quality-of-care measure?

  • What additional research is needed?

 

Reactors/discussants: Edward Hannan, Norman Hertzer, Colin Begg, Bruce Hillner, Arnold Milstein

12:15 p.m.–l:15 p.m.

Lunch

 

Session 2

1:15 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Policy implications Opening remarks: Diana Pettiti

1:15 p.m.–l :45 p.m.

Presentation of background paper—“When and How Could Volume Be Used as an Indicator of Quality Care? ” Adams Dudley

1:45 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Roundtable discussion Moderators: Don Berwick and Robert Galvin

  • What level of evidence is needed to support policies?

  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of alternative implementation strategies?

  • What are the potential barriers to applying volume as an indicator of quality (e.g., access in rural areas, patient preferences for care close to home)

  • What policy-relevant health services research is needed?

Reactors/discussants:

  • Consumer perspectives: Art Levin and Ellen Stovall

  • Purchaser perspectives: Bruce Bradley, Steven Clauser, and Irene Fraser

  • Managed care: George Isham and Sam Ho

  • Provider groups: Don Nielsen

 

Session 3

3:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Where do we go from here?

Moderator: Joseph Simone

 

Wrap-up: Discussion of findings and research needs

4:00 p.m.

Workshop Adjourns

Suggested Citation:"Appendix A: Workshop Agenda and Participants." Institute of Medicine. 2000. Interpreting the Volume-Outcome Relationship in the Context of Health Care Quality: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10005.
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PARTICIPANTS

Colin Begg

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

New York, NY

Donald M. Berwick

Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Boston, MA

Richard Bae

University of California

San Francisco, CA

Bruce Bradley

General Motors

Detroit, MI

Mark R. Chassin

The Mount Sinai School of Medicine

New York, NY

Steven Clauser

Health Care Financing Administration

Baltimore, MD

Jan De la Mare

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Rockville, MD

Suzanne DelBanco

The Leapfrog Group

Washington, DC

R. Adams Dudley

UC San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

John Eisenberg

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Rockville, MD

Irene Fraser

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Rockville, MD

Robert Galvin

General Electric Company

Fairfield, CT

Ethan Halm

The Mount Sinai School of Medicine

New York, NY

Edward Hannan

State University of New York at Albany

Rensselaer NY

Norman Hertzer

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

Bruce Hillner

Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA

Sam Ho

Pacificare Health Systems

Santa Anna, CA

George J. Isham

HealthPartners

Bloomington, MN

Clara Lee

The Mount Sinai School of Medicine

New York, NY

Arthur Levin

Center for Medical Consumers

New York, NY

Arnold Milstein

William M. Mercer, Inc

San Francisco, CA

Peggy McNamara

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Rockville, MD

Suggested Citation:"Appendix A: Workshop Agenda and Participants." Institute of Medicine. 2000. Interpreting the Volume-Outcome Relationship in the Context of Health Care Quality: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10005.
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Don Nielsen

American Hospital Association

Chicago, IL

Diana Petitti

Kaiser Permanente of Southern California

Pasadena, CA

Joseph Simone

Huntsman Cancer Foundation and Institute

Salt Lake City, UT

Jane Sisk

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

New York, NY

Ellen Stovall

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

Silver Spring, MD

IOM and NCPB Staff

Janet M. Corrigan, Program Director, IOM

Maria Hewitt, Senior Program Officer, NCPB

Ellen Johnson, Administrative Assistant, NCPB

Kelly C. Pike, Senior Project Assistant, IOM

Suggested Citation:"Appendix A: Workshop Agenda and Participants." Institute of Medicine. 2000. Interpreting the Volume-Outcome Relationship in the Context of Health Care Quality: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10005.
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