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Welcome to the 2016 Oklahoma Rural Health Conference! Enjoy your time at the conference and be sure to visit with the exhibitors & sponsors. Follow the conference on Twitter by using the #rhao16 hastag.  WiFi Username: RHAO WiFi Password: 2016
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Wednesday, May 25 • 1:05pm - 2:00pm
Creating a Culture that Embraces Telechange

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Hospital medicine is constantly changing and will continue to evolve. In order to thrive in this ever-changing environment, rural healthcare facilities need to create a culture that embraces change, allowing them to move more seamlessly into the future. New and innovative models of care thatincorporate telemedicine within the inpatient environment will be necessary for future survival. Learn how tocreate a culture that embraces telemedicine services across the continuum of care, by building leaders andambassadors who are open to trying new techniques to help you move beyond the status quo and achievepositive new results for your facility. Hear how a teleneurology program at INTEGRIS Bass Baptist HealthCenter in Enid, Oklahoma., has created a culture of change and is successfully giving stroke and otheracute neurology patients immediate access to the best neurologists in the country. One of the biggest problems for rural hospitals is not having the staff to deal with acute patients, and having to transfer them to large city hospitals means lost revenues. Learn how this collaboration is lowering costs and increasing revenues for INTEGRIS while providing more specialized patient care.


Talbot "Mac" McCormick,MD

President & CEO, Eagle Hospital Physicians
Talbot “Mac” McCormick, MD, is President and Chief Executive Officer at Eagle Hospital Physicians and a board certified internist. He began as a hospitalist with Eagle in 2003 and has since served in various physician leadership roles. As President and CEO, Dr. McCormick is responsible for overall day-to-day operations and execution of strategic plans at Eagle with special emphasis on physician matters, practice development, and... Read More →

Wednesday May 25, 2016 1:05pm - 2:00pm
Sooner Room Embassy Suites Norman - Hotel & Conference Center

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