Webinars

timely and informative programs on a wide range of healthcare topics

Solving Your Coverage Policy Challenges with Evidence
Webinars

Join Maura Connor, Chief Operating Officer at Hayes, Inc., for an informative webinar highlighting the use of evidence to overcome challenges you are facing in making coverage policy determinations.

Making the Grade: Utilizing Evidence for Health Technology Initiatives
Webinars

Join us for an informative webinar titled: “Making the Grade: Utilizing Evidence for Health Technology Initiatives.” The free webinar provides insights into our methodology and process of determining our industry-standard Hayes Rating, as well as a “case study” example illustrating practical applications of our reports for hospitals and health systems.

Evidence-Based Practice Webinar Series

September 26, 2016 Webinars

Join Dr. Bernadette Melnyk and Dr. Lynn Gallagher-Ford in this educational Webinar series on the impact of evidence-based practices in healthcare and how to implement them in your organization.

Coverage Conundrum: Multigene Panel Tests

March 19, 2016 Webinars

OVERVIEW:
Technologic advances in genetic testing now enable us to examine millions of DNA fragments simultaneously. Although promising, the benefits, limitations, and potential impact on clinical care need to be thoroughly examined.

Using Evidence in a Time of Clinical Transformation

October 19, 2014 Webinars

OVERVIEW
Hospital and health system leaders operate in a changing healthcare environment. While guiding diverse medical staffs to deliver the highest quality care to patients, they must balance regulatory mandates with organizational demands to gain the most value from each healthcare dollar. Around the nation, physician leaders face common challenges as they strive to transform healthcare delivery, such as:

Translating Limited and Inconclusive Evidence about Genetic Tests into Coverage Policy

July 23, 2014 Webinars

OVERVIEW:
Reviewing the medical need for genetic tests and writing coverage policies for these complex assays and conditions can be a daunting task. Establishing coverage policies that are based on evidence is essential but how can payers use the limited and inconclusive evidence that is available about genetic tests as a foundation to create a defensible coverage determination? Join us for this 60-minute live webinar as we explore Hayes’ approach to evidence-based evaluation and discuss how you can use our reports when making your critical coverage decisions about genetic and genomic tests.

The ROI of Evidence

September 20, 2013 Webinars

OVERVIEW
Gaining physician alignment to make supply decisions that drive out waste and deliver high-quality services is critical to hospital systems’ success in conforming to the demands of healthcare reform. Memorial Hermann, the largest not-for-profit health system in Southeast Texas, with 12 hospitals and numerous specialty programs, is one organization that is exceeding its goals as physician leaders embrace advanced practices in healthcare value analysis.

Using Clinical Outcomes to Guide Product Utilization and Control Costs

April 19, 2012 Webinars

OVERVIEW
Hospitals and healthcare systems often struggle in their efforts to reduce healthcare spending. The healthcare environment will be even more challenging in the future as providers seek to meet federal quality and safety mandates, avoid financial penalties, and deliver healthcare services that improve the health of the populations they serve.

Past Client Webinars

The Hayes Education Services team provides timely and informative programs on a wide range of healthcare topics that can be customized to meet the client’s needs. Our curriculum, which is free of commercial support, is designed to facilitate unbiased, evidence-based healthcare decisions about new, controversial, or changing health technologies.

All educational programs are developed and presented by Hayes professionals with extensive backgrounds in related clinical and/or scientific fields. Educational formats include on-site seminars, live webinars, on-demand-recorded presentations, and podcasts. Continuing education (CE) credits are available for many of the educational activities.

  • Genomic Literacy: What you need to know about genetics and genomics (November 2014)
  • Noninvasive Prenatal Testing  (June 2014)
  • Decoding the Mysteries of Medical Device Regulation (May 2014)
  • The Importance of the Microbiome in Health and Disease (April 2014)

Contact us to learn more about our educational offerings.