Native American Cultural Awareness Four-Part Series | November | December 2021

Native American Cultural Awareness Four-Part Series | November | December 2021

This four-part webinar series will enhance cultural awareness and understanding of the Great Plains Tribes. Participants will be introduced to cultural customs, norms, protocols, and healing practices to help health care teams improve their delivery of care when...
AHRQ Releases New App to Help Spanish-Speaking Patients Prepare for Medical Appointments

AHRQ Releases New App to Help Spanish-Speaking Patients Prepare for Medical Appointments

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has released a Spanish-language update to QuestionBuilder, an app intended to help patients prepare for their in-person or telehealth appointments. QuestionBuilder en español, released in conjunction with Hispanic...
Health Literacy: Clear Communication Improves Outcomes

Health Literacy: Clear Communication Improves Outcomes

Personal health literacy is when individuals have the ability to find, understand, and use information and services for health-related decisions for themselves and others. Complicated and unfamiliar words leave nearly nine out of ten American adults struggling to...
Lunch and Learn Series to Increase Diabetes Awareness

Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support Toolkit

Diabetes Self Management Education and Support (DSMES) has been shown to improve health outcomes. However, despite considerable evidence that DSMES services are cost-effective and have a positive impact on diabetes-related outcomes, utilization of DSMES services is...
The Pharmacist: An Invaluable Community Resource | Great Plains QIN Webinar – October 19, 2021

The Pharmacist: An Invaluable Community Resource | Great Plains QIN Webinar – October 19, 2021

October 19, 2021 | 3:00 p.m. CT Individuals experiencing acute or chronic health conditions may engage with and receive prescriptions from multiple healthcare professionals. Tracking all medication, including over-the-counter options, is essential for preventing...
PRAPARE Tool: Tangible Benefits and Demonstrated Impact

PRAPARE Tool: Tangible Benefits and Demonstrated Impact

The unique community-based and integrated care model at Spectra Health in Grand Forks, ND, allows the care team to address behavioral, oral, and medical health as well as assistance with transportation and housing needs. The Protocol for Responding to and Assessing...
Prioritizing the Mental Well-Being of Youth in the Black Hills | August 12, 2021

Prioritizing the Mental Well-Being of Youth in the Black Hills | August 12, 2021

Best Practice Brief → Prioritizing the Mental Wellbeing of Youth in the Black Hills | August 12, 2021 | 12:00 PM CT The Community Health Center of the Black Hills recognized a need for mental health care for youth in their service area. The pandemic magnified the...