Transitions of Care Expert Dr. Eric Coleman to Keynote Post-Acute Care Conference, June 5

April 20, 2018

Nationally known transitions of care expert Eric Coleman, MD, MPH, professor of medicine and head of the Division of Health Care Policy and Research at the University of Colorado, will provide the opening keynote presentation at WHA’s statewide conference on post-acute care June 5.

In collaboration with LeadingAge Wisconsin, LeadingChoice Network and the Wisconsin Association for Home Health Care (WIAHC), WHA is hosting the one-day conference to bring together partners in the continuum of care to share best practices for transitions of patients to post-acute care settings.

“Post-Acute Care: Working Together Across the Care Continuum for Positive Patient Outcomes” will include representatives from throughout the continuum of care—hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and home health care providers—as presenters on the day’s agenda, sharing their innovative strategies for overcoming obstacles that can impede successful care transitions and result in positive outcomes for discharged patients.

This conference will be held Tuesday, June 5, at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. A full conference brochure and online registration can be found at An early bird discount is available to all who register by May 5.

Content questions can be directed to Laura Rose at, and registration questions can be directed to Kayla Chatterton at or call 608-274-1820.

This story originally appeared in the April 20, 2018 edition of WHA Newsletter