Center for Health Organization Transformation - CHOT

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Industry Planning Meeting at UAB
Monday & Tuesday, September 15—16, 2014


Agenda
(download PDF)

CENTER FOR HEALTH ORGANIZATION TRANSFORMATION (CHOT)
The Center for Health Organization Transformation, funded by the National Science Foundation and industry leaders, is a research collaborative between academic organizations and health industry partners conducting research to support managerial, clinical and technological innovations in healthcare.

COLLABORATION
The UAB CHOT will be joining a growing network of universities and industry partners across the US. The UAB Department of Health Services Administration, in collaboration with the UAB Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, received the NSF planning grant because of our research experience and training of healthcare leaders.

PROJECT EXAMPLES
  • Evaluating organizational cultural competency and strategies
  • Identifying and evaluating cost effective transitions in care
  • Assessing strategies for population health
  • Evaluating implementation of care delivery innovations
  • Evaluating technology in managing patient conditions
  • Assessing patient satisfaction/experience with care
BENEFITS TO PARTNERS
  • Project collaboration
  • Link academia to industry
  • Participate in NSF national consortium
  • Publication opportunities
  • Leverage funding
  • Recruit best students
  • Academic expertise
Informational Webinar - (Powerpoint Presentation PDF) - August 19, 2014

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Joy Ptacek
(205) 934-3509 or jptacek@uab.edu

Amy Y. Landry, Ph.D.
(205) 996-7767 or akyarb@uab.edu

Robert Weech-Maldonado, Ph.D.
(205) 996-5838 or rweech@uab.edu

Nancy Borkowski, DBA, CPA, FACHE, FHFMA
(205) 996-2336
or nborkows@uab.edu


University of Alabama at Birmingham
School of Health Professions
Department of Health Services Administration
5th Floor
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham Alabama 35294-0113