27th Congress of the European Association of Hospital Managers27th Congress of the European Association of Hospital Managers

Technical Visits

During the Congress several technical visits will be provided by the Local Organising Committee.

Please register your choice of technical visit when you register for the Congress. Please note that due to logistical reasons it will not be possible to register for the technical visits onsite.

Places for technical visits are limited and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.


TECHNICAL VISIT 1: Hospital de Cascais - Dr. José de Almeida

The Technical Visit to Hospital de Cascais is full.

Hospital de Cascais is a public hospital, comprising the National Health Service, managed under a Public Private Partnership system by Lusíadas Saúde Group.

Launched in 2010, Cascais Hospital serves the population of the County of Cascais and 8 Sintra parishes for maternal and child heath services.


26 September 2018

14h00| Reception

14h10| Plenary Session - Vasco Antunes Pereira, CEO

CEO at Hospital de Cascais, integrated in National Healthcare System, and one of the four public hospital’s with private management in Portugal. Hospital de Cascais is considered the best hospital in Portugal in its category, is accredited by the Joint Commission International and is the only hospital in Portugal with HIMSS 7 stage certification. Vasco started 13 years ago working in healthcare industry. Played different roles, from general secretary and general counsel of a large hospital to Head of Supply Chain and Procurement at Lusíadas Saúde – working directly with Amiland United Health Group, maximizing global negotiations and obtaining important synergies for the company.

In the beggining of his career worked as a consultant lawyer. Lawyer with MBA from Georgetown University. Married with 4 kids.

15h10| Technical Visit

  • Pharmacy
    • Medication Procurement and Stock Control (supply chain and the use of technology)
    • Medication Dispensing Process (pharmacy bar coding)
    • Medication Order Validation Process and Clinical Decision Support System
  • High Care
    • Demo of Closed Loop Medication Administration Process
    • Nursing Records and Nursing Panel
    • Cascais Early Warning Score (CEWS)
    • Downtime Process - Business Continuity
  • Emergency
    • Demo of Triage Process and Clinical Decision Support Systems
    • Demo of Closed Loop Blood Administration Process
    • Electronic Medical Records and Health Information Exchange Capabilities
  • Neonatology
    • Demo of Closed Loop Milk Administration Process
    • Medical Devices Interfaces and Data Integration
    • Electronic Medical Records and Computerized Practitioner Order Entry
  • ICU
    • Medical Devices Interfaces and Data Integration
    • Electronic Medical Records and Computerized Practitioner Order Entry
    • Paperless Hospital

16h10| Q & A

16h40| Coffee-break

17h00| Closing


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