Date: Wednesday 20 February 2013 - Friday 22 February 2013

Location: San Diego, California

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A Three-Day Forum highlighting the most current real world case studies, research finding, organizational models and outcomes from Proton Therapy centers and facilities.

Topics include:

• Planning and development of a Proton Center: What is required to make your proton therapy center vision a reality?

• Looking at the Proton Therapy Center as a business: Revenue, costs, ROI, loan terms, breakeven patients, long-term value

• Understanding the considerations involved in the planning and development of a Proton Therapy Center

• Building the business case for a Proton Therapy Center

• Financial aspects of a proton therapy project: proton reimbursement, present business models, financial aspects

• Impact on the building of the equipment and clinical workflow must be considered. Consequences of potential out-of-room immobilization concepts are discussed.

• Overcoming challenges of realizing a center, facing the issues, overcoming the hurdles confronted along the way, and lessons learned

• Ensuring patient safety and compliance with regulations

• Examining the most up-to-date and effective technologies to achieve more efficient workflow and improved patient care

• Understanding the clinical applications and future Advancements

• Successful Strategies for performance and quality outcomes measurement in Proton Therapy

• Seamlessly Integrating Proton Therapy with other oncology services

• Navigating the regulatory landscape involved in developing a Proton Therapy facility

• Coordinating the architectural design and construction considerations specific to a Proton Therapy center

• Marketing the benefits of your center for competitive advantage: proton public awareness and the role of the news media

• Emerging trends and future challenges in Proton Therapy

• Project experiences and clinical scenarios, and future advancements

Who Will Attend?

The conference is ideally suited for administrators and other health care professionals involved in the care of Oncology patients – Representing the Oncology. Oncology Imaging, Radiology Departments of Community Hospitals, Health Systems, Academic Medical Centers, and Hospital Networks. Key titles include:

•    Administrator, Vice President
•    Director or Oncology
•    Cancer Center
•    Oncology Services
•    Radiation Oncology
•    Radiology
•    Radiology Administrators
•    Molecular Imaging
•    PACS 
•    Oncology Imaging
•    Diagnostic Imaging
•    Imaging Services


•    Hospital President, CEO, CIO, COO
•    Chief Medical Officer

For Hotel Information and Reservations

Andaz San Diego
600 F Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Booking Online: Dedicated Website
Book by Phone: 1-619-849-1234 (reference Active Communications International group block)

For Sponsorship Opportunities

Contact Terry Dlugi
Phone: 312-780-0700
Fax: 312-780-0600 

For Marketing Opportunities

Contact Josh Lindsey
Phone: 312-780-0700 Ext: 224
Fax: 312-780-0600 

Register Today!

Contact Terry Dlugi
Phone: 312-780-0700
Fax: 312-780-0600 

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