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After much discussion and consideration, the ACHE Board of Governors and leadership team have decided to cancel the 2020 Congress on Healthcare Leadership due to the need for leaders and healthcare organizations to manage their responses to coronavirus (COVID-19) within their communities. Learn more at ache.org/Coronavirus.

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Leslie S. Zun, MD

Medical Director

Lake County Health Department

Leslie Zun is medical director, Lake County Health Department, Waukegan, Ill. He is also chairman/professor, department of emergency medicine, with a secondary appointment in the department of psychiatry, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science’s Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Ill. He is chief editor of the textbook Behavioral Emergencies for Healthcare Providers and course director for the past nine years for the American Association for Emergency Psychiatry’s Annual National Update on Behavioral Emergencies conference. Prior to his current role, Dr. Zun was past president of the AAEP and a board member of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine. He has also presented his research and lectured on behavioral emergency topics both nationally and internationally.

Sessions

Pre-Congress Seminar – Behavioral Health Challenges, Strategies and Solutions: The Business Case for Meeting Community Needs

Presented by Stephen M. Merz, FACHE, Howard J. Gershon, LFACHE, Leslie S. Zun, MD at 7:00 AM on Saturday, March 21st.

With national suicide and addiction rates surging and overdose deaths a familiar headline in many communities, managing access to and cost for behavioral healthcare is becoming a top concern. This seminar provides practical strategies for creating access to comprehensive, high-quality behavioral healthcare services. Discover solutions that can improve outcomes in your community; reduce ED utilization,…

Pre-Congress Seminar – Behavioral Health Challenges, Strategies and Solutions: The Business Case for Meeting Community Needs

Presented by Stephen M. Merz, FACHE, Howard J. Gershon, LFACHE, Leslie S. Zun, MD at 7:00 AM on Sunday, March 22nd.

With national suicide and addiction rates surging and overdose deaths a familiar headline in many communities, managing access to and cost for behavioral healthcare is becoming a top concern. This seminar provides practical strategies for creating access to comprehensive, high-quality behavioral healthcare services. Discover solutions that can improve outcomes in your community; reduce ED utilization,…