Fall 2015 Orientation Schedule

 

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Evening Check-in to the Reserved Hotel (highly recommended, but optional)

 

Friday, August 14, 2015

8:00 - 8:15 a.m. Welcome

8:15 - 8:30 a.m. Overall Executive Program Overview

8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Meet the Dean / Distinguished Professor - Watson School

8:45 - 9:00 a.m. Overview of the Health Systems Orientation Weekend; Student Introductions, and other housekeeping activities

9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Financial Aid

9:30 - 9:45 a.m. Break

9:45 - 10:00 a.m. Student Responsibility, SSIE Proposed Course of Study, Graduate Handbook, Confirming Enrollment, Degree Completion, etc.

10:00 - 10:15 a.m. Binghamton Library Resources

10:15 - 11:30 a.m. PC Activities

  • Bmail Accounts, VMware View Client
  • SSL, Bingview, Mounting H Drive
  • FTP, Java upgrades, ITS Status Page
  • HelpDesk contact info, MSDNAA - Downloading BU Software      

11:30 - 1:00 p.m. Photos/Lunch/Bookstore Tour (optional)

1:00 - 1:30 p.m. Virtual Office Hours (Collaborate Tool)

1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Meet the Faculty - Faculty, Background, Course Description, Syllabus, Books

2:00 - 3:30 p.m. UHS Visit / Presentation

3:30 - 4:00 p.m. Meet the Faculty - Faculty, Background, Course Description, Syllabus, Books

4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Lean Six Sigma Simulation Activity (Paper Airplane Simulation Competition)

6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Dinner and Networking

 

Saturday, August 15, 2015

8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Review of Friday

8:45 - 9:00 a.m. Meet the Faculty - Faculty, Background, Course Description, Syllabus, Books

9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. Introduction to Blackboard and BU Brain Information

9:50 - 10:00 a.m. Break

10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Introduction to Healthcare Systems & Strategies

11:00 - 12:00 p.m. Applied Topics in Healthcare Systems & Strategies

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch

1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Healthcare Information Systems

2:15 - 3:15 p.m. Healthcare Finance & Accounting

3:15 - 3:30 p.m. Break

3:30 - 4:00 p.m. Potential Healthcare Careers and Opportunities for the Future

4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Team Building Activity (ER Simulation)

6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Dinner and Networking with Invited Guests

 

Sunday, August 16, 2015

8:30 - 11:30 a.m. (Break will be provided) Special Healthcare Orientation Topics; Assignment Review; Termination Project Discussion; Healthcare Movie

11:30 - 12:30 p.m. Housekeeping issues; Q&A

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Box Lunch

Last Updated: 8/7/15