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Strategic Internal Communications for Health Care
September 26 - 28, 2016
Washington, D.C.
Wednesday, September 28 • 8:40am - 9:15am
Extending Your Reach With The Secret Weapon You’re Not Using – Your Employees
Piedmont Healthcare

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In the face of the largest change management endeavor Piedmont Healthcare had ever faced, a new and system wide ERP system and EMR that, in three to four years, would change some aspect of every employee’s work, more was on the line for communications than ever before. Out of necessity, Piedmont Healthcare set out to develop an ambassadors program that would  extended the reach of their communications team and become a communications tool they’d call on for years to come.


When faced with a wide-scale change that brings an array of challenges with a limited budget making your options limited – turn to your secret weapon. Learn how to utilize employees and extend your communications reach, including how to:  


  • Assess the rationale for an employee influencers program
  • Examine the definition, job description and purpose of an employee influencer
  • Review the key steps to creating a successful employee influencers program including addressing barriers to victory


Elisabeth Wang, Executive Director of Internal Communications & Public Relations

Piedmont Healthcare

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Elisabeth Wang

Executive Director of Internal Communications and Public Relations, Piedmont Healthcare
Elisabeth Wang is the executive director of Communications and Public Relations for Piedmont Healthcare, a six-hospital, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Atlanta, GA. She began her career in the secondary classroom teaching English and also served a brief stint in residential... Read More →

Wednesday September 28, 2016 8:40am - 9:15am
DoubleTree by Hilton Washington, D.C.

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