LOVE Your Feet

LOVE Your Feet

Did you Know? In 2012, 29.1 million Americans, or 9.3 percent of the population, had diabetes. Another 8.1 million people are estimated to have the disease, but are undiagnosed. 86 million are estimated to have pre-diabetes, a condition that puts people at risk for...
Hand Hygiene: Simple and Effective

Hand Hygiene: Simple and Effective

  Practicing hand hygiene is a simple yet effective way to prevent infections. Cleaning your hands can prevent the spread of germs, including those that are resistant to antibiotics and are becoming difficult, if not impossible, to treat. On average, healthcare...
Healthcare Educational Opportunities

Healthcare Educational Opportunities

The Great Plains Quality Innovation Network offers several educational opportunities for healthcare partners. The topics are diverse; there is something for everyone! We hope you are able to join us.  Check out the Great Plains QIN calendar for upcoming webinar’s and...
Your Health with Joan Lunden and CDC

Your Health with Joan Lunden and CDC

If you’re like many Americans, getting healthy is at the top of your list of New Year resolutions. But also like many Americans, you may not know you’re at risk for—or already have—prediabetes or type 2 diabetes. A new broadcast mini-series, “Your Health with Joan...
Happy Holidays from Great Plains QIN

Happy Holidays from Great Plains QIN

‘Tis the season for holiday celebrations, food comas, football and, most importantly, special time with family and friends. Due to these festivities, Great Plains QIN offices will be closed the following dates: Kansas: December 26, December 27 and January 2...