Tennessee Health Care Administrative Professionals


Wednesday, October 16, 2019

4 – 5:30 pm
Leadership Summit/ACHE Poster Session
Open to all registrants

THA Member Reception to Meet New President and CEO Wendy Long, M.D.
Open to all registrants

Dinner on your own



Thursday, October 17, 2019

7 – 9 am
Beverage Refreshment Break and Visit with Sponsors

8 – 10 am
THA Opening General Assembly
Open to all registrants

The Crossroads of Health Care Value and Human Values
Lucy Kalanithi, M.D.

Internist & Faculty Member at Stanford School of Medicine

Blake Farmer (Moderator)
Senior Healthcare Journalist and National Correspondent
Nashville Public Radio 

10:15 – 11:30 am
THCAP Session

Hone Your Conflict Management Skills
Stephen King
Project Analyst
Ascension/Saint Thomas Health
Nashville, TN

11:30 am – 1 pm
THA Buffet Lunch (included in THCAP registration)

1 – 2:30 pm
THCAP Session

Introduction to MOAB (Management of Aggressive Behavior)
Suzanne Parsley

Clinical Professional Development Educator
Ascension/Saint Thomas Health Regional Facilities
Nashville, TN                                                               

2:45 – 4:15 pm
THCAP Session

Mindfullness in the Workplace
Nancy Stevens

International Certified Coach
Nashville, TN

4:30 – 6 pm
Reception Honoring Retiring President and CEO Craig Becker
Open to all registrants

5:30 – 7 pm
THCAP Awards and Recognition Dinner
Amerigo – Cool Springs



Friday, October 18, 2019

7 – 8:15 am
Affiliate Presidents’ Breakfast/Roundtable Discussion (President + one (1) board member)

8 – 9:30 am
THCAP Session and Breakfast

Business Meeting, Brainstorming, Takeaways for all members
Virginia Fuqua-Meadows
THCAP President
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

9:30 – 10 am
THCAP – cHAP Exam – Question/Answer Session

Virginia Fuqua-Meadows
THCAP President
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

10:30 – 11:45 am
THA Education Session
Open to all registrants

When Good Isn’t Good Enough: How Unconscious Bias Harms Patients . . ..Despite Our Good Intentions
Gloria Goins
Former Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer
Bon Secours Health System

12 – 2 pm
THA Membership Luncheon/Closing Session
Special event registration required

Courage Through Chaos
Aimee Copeland, LMSW, MA
Necrotizing Fasciitis Survivor, Quadruple Amputee
Board of Directors
Friends of Disabled Adults and Children and Tools for Life