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Human Factors and Ergonomics Society: 2017 Annual Meeting
October 9-13
Austin, TX

Past Events:

November 2, 2017: High Reliability Organization (HRO):
Practical Applications of HRO and Embedding HRO Principles into a Patient Safety Program

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August 25, 2017: Annual Conference

The Patient Safety Journey: What Does Culture Have to do with it?





May 4, 2017

The 72-Hour Hold regulation: Bootcamp


Mental Health Holds FINAL


Drug Application for Emergency Commitment (1)

Alcohol Application for Emergency Commintment (1)



March 2, 2017:

Navigating the Future:
MACRA, MIPS & Politics



November 3, 2016 – 12:30pm to 3:15pm

 “Why Are We Worried About Ebola and Not Sepsis?”

This event will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Thursday, November 3, 2016, at COPIC Insurance.  Please see this brochure for further details.

Lunch is provided and generously sponsored by Belfor.

If you are unable to attend the event at COPIC Insurance, we are offering a webinar for this event.  Please visit this link if you are interested in attending the webinar.

We ask that you Register by Tuesday, November 1, 2016.  To register for the event, please complete the online registration form here:

If you are having difficulty with the online registration, please contact Jen Hurley at:

Event Brochure

Presentation Slides

Sepsis Literature


August 26, 2016 – “Learn New Tricks during the Dog Days of Summer.”

For the conference brochure,CLICK HERE.

For slides, and a schedule for the meeting CLICK HERE.

March 3, 2016; 12:30 p.m. at COPIC – Agenda Here

12:30-1 p.m. – Lunch
1-2 p.m. – “Managed Care – Managing the Risks (managed care E&O, D&O, anti-trust, stop-loss).”  Presented by Trevor Weyland. Download: PDF and PPT
2-2:15 p.m. – Break
2:15- 3:15 p.m. – “Transforming your Loss Run into a Plan for Improvement.”  Presented by Jennifer Disner. Download: PPT

November 05, 2015 – Annual Conference at COPIC

The CHARM Board of Directors would like to invite you to the November 5, 2015 educational event entitled, “Management of the Behavioral Health Patient – Clinical and Legal Challenges”. This event will be held at COPIC from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Lunch will be provided to CHARM members. Further details are provided in this attached brochure.

Click here for presentation slides:

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September 18, 2015 – Annual Conference at COPIC

The CHARM Board of Directors would like to invite you to the 2015 Annual Conference entitled “A Roadmap to Collaborative Risk Management in the Evolving Healthcare Community.”  This conference will take place on Friday, September 18, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at COPIC Insurance.  Breakfast and lunch will be provided at the event. 
May 7, 2015

March Education Session

“Building a Culture of Safety, High Reliability, and Continuous Learning.”

Thursday, March 5, 2015, :  12:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at COPIC Insurance.

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Watch the Recording

CHARM November Meeting:


COPIC Insurance
Mile High Conference Room
7351 Lowry Boulevard
Denver, CO

Thursday, November 13

12:30 – 1:10 p.m.          Lunch, Networking, and CHARM business
1:10 – 2:10 p.m.            NEW WORLD ORDER – Risk Management’s Role in Rapid Change –The CEO Perspective, Maureen Archambault and Dan Shellenbarger
2:20 – 3:40 p.m.           From Tears to Transparency:  The Story of Michael Skolnik, Patty Skolnik

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Don’t Miss the Holiday Celebration at Hansen’s Grill and Tavern
Thursday, December 4, 2014, 4:30-6:30
1301 S. Pearl St., Denver

September 5, 2014, Annual Conference at Tivoli Center
The schedule of events, presentation slides and additional information may be found here.

May 1, 2014, COPIC Insurance Company
Risk Reduction through Sustain-Agility:  An ACO’s Success Story, Jennifer Snyder
Implementation of the Accountable Care Collaborative Program, Kevin J.D. Wilson and Susan Mathieu
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March 6, 2014 – COPIC Insurance Company
What You Need to be Concerned About With the Increasing Use of E-Mail, Social Media and Texting
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Panel: Protect Your Organization From Cyber Threats
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November 14, 2013 – COPIC Insurance Company with associated Webinar
Fall Prevention Forum
Download: Program BrochureFinal Agenda

Fall Prevention in the ED Setting
Presenter: Kathleen Flarity, DNP, PhD, CEN, CFRN, FAEN, Clinical Nurse Specialist/Nurse Scientist, University of CO Health, Colorado Springs.
Download:  Presentation Slides

Fall Prevention in the Acute Care Setting
Presenter:  Ric Detlefsen, BSN, RN, CPHQ, Director of Clinical Quality and Risk Management, University of Colorado Health, Northern Region
Download:  Presentation Slides

Fall Prevention:  The Legal Perspective
Presenters:  Kimberly F.W. DeLine, RN, JD
&   Michael A. Watts, JD, Retherford Mullen & Moore, LLC

Download:  Presentation Slides

September 20, 2013, 8:00 – 4:00 p.m. – JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek
Annual Conference:  Scaling the Terrain of Healthcare Risk Management:  Staying Proactive in the Ascent

Download:  Program Brochure

Healthcare Reform Update: “What’s on the Exchange Horizon for Colorado: Connect for Health”
Presenter: Jandel Allen-Davis, MD
Download: Presentation Slides

Outsider Threats of Violence: “Lessons Learned During Implementation of an Active Shooter Policy”
Presenters: Kim Vowell, BS, ASP, TLO; Larry Bowers, BBA, CPP, CHPA, TLO; and Tim Keenan, BS
Download: Presentation Slides , Policy

Insider Threats of Violence: “Detecting and Disrupting Potentially Volatile and Violent Individuals”
Presenter: John Nicoletti, PhD, ABPP
Download: Presentation Slides

May 2, 2013

The Return on Investment (ROI) of a Patient Safety Organization (PSO):  Fact or Fiction
Presenter:  Pamela Popp, Executive Vice President/Chief Risk Officer, Western Litigation Services
Download:  Presentation Slides

Implementing New HITECH Changes to HIPAA:  What, When, and How to Get into Compliance
Presenter:  Erika Bol, Privacy Officer, State of Colorado, Department of Healthcare Policy and Financing
Download:  Presentation Slides

March 7, 2013

Investigating and Defending High Profile Suicides
Presenters:  Andrew Efaw, JD and Kevin Kuhn, JD, Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell, LLP.

State of Colorado: Legislative Update
Presenter:  Beverly Razon, Manager of Public Affairs, COPIC
Download:  Presentation Slides

September 21, 2012, 8:00 -4:00 p.m. – JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek
Annual Conference:  Moving Mountains in Healthcare Risk Management
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Finding the Funny in Change
Presenter: Jan McInnis
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Update of Colorado’s Professional Review Act
Presenter: Dr. Jean Martin
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Engaging Families as a Strategy to Advance Quality and Safety
Presenter: Dr. Daniel Hyman
Download: Presentation Slides

Preventing Healthcare Acquired Conditions
Presenter: Dr. Alan Lembitz
Download: Presentation Slides

Using Continuing Education to Effect Change Within Your Organization
Presenter:  Jennifer Hurley
Download: Presentation Slides

Learning from a Crisis: Key Steps to Limit Risk
Presenter: Pamela Popp
Download: Learning from a Crisis White Paper and  Presentation Slides