SOURCE: Skylight Healthcare Systems, Inc.

Skylight Healthcare Systems, Inc.

November 02, 2015 09:00 ET

San Diego Organization of Healthcare Leaders Announces 7th Annual Conference

National Regarded Keynote Speakers to Highlight "Boomer Tsunami: Get Ready for the Wave of New Technology and Care Delivery Models"

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - November 02, 2015) - The San Diego Organization of Healthcare Leaders (SOHL) today announced that the 7th Annual SOHL Conference will take place Friday November 6th, 2015 from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Schaetzel Center on the Scripps La Jolla Campus. Now in its 7th year, the conference is recognized as a leading platform for interactive knowledge transfer and the examination of key issues facing the healthcare industry by nationally regarded healthcare leaders. SOHL is the San Diego chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).

The 7th Annual SOHL conference title is "Boomer Tsunami." This event will highlight the urgency for the health care industry to be ready for the needs and wants of the baby boomer generation. Meeting the quality of care, consumer, and technological needs that baby boomer generation will place incredible demands on our health care and long-term care systems.

SOHL has assembled a national regarded group of healthcare experts to address many of these pressing issues including:

  • Britt Berrett Best Selling Author, Faculty at University of Texas, Dallas and former President, Texas Health Presbyterian
  • Dr. Dilip Jeste Senior Associate Dean of Healthy Aging and Senior Care, UC San Diego & Director of UCSD Center for Healthy Aging
  • Susan Taylor & Dr. Steven Steinhubl Executive Director External Affairs Scripps Health & Scripps Clinic Director of Digital Medicine
  • Dr. Steve Ommen & Troy Neumann Technology Leaders from the Center for Connected Care at Mayo Clinic
  • Joseph M. Smith, MD, PHD, FACC, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Science Officer of WestHealth.

"The guiding principle of SOHL is to provide education and insights into the key areas facing our industry and create an informed discussion as to how to meet the challenges of unprecedented change," commented Johan Otter DPT, FACHE, SOHL chapter president and Senior Director Occupational Health and Wellness, Scripps Health. "We are honored to welcome our outstanding speakers to San Diego and give our community of health leaders, early careerists, students, and members of our military the opportunity to learn from a collection of outstanding speakers as well as to receive education credits and networking opportunities.

Conference attendees can receive ACHE (American College of Healthcare Executives) credits ( 3.0 face-to-face credits and 2.0 qualified education credits).

About SOHL
Founded in 2001, the San Diego Organization of Healthcare Leaders (SOHL) is an official combined chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), an international professional society of more than 30,000 healthcare executives. SOHL offers an environment for continual growth and professional development, and building relationships among peers and industry leaders at the local level. Our members represent healthcare leaders in all sectors of the healthcare industry. For more information and registration, visit http://sohl.ache.org/x258.xml.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Name: Darrell Atkin
    Organization: Skylight Healthcare Systems on behalf of SOHL
    Email: datkin@getwellnetwork.com
    Phone: 858.523.3750