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

Great Plains QIN Webinar: The Pharmacist – An Invaluable Community Resource | 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...
Great Plains QIN Webinar: The Pharmacist – An Invaluable Community Resource | 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...
Great Plains QIN Webinar – Collaboration: Essential for Addressing Substance Abuse and Promoting Recovery | September 21, 2021

Great Plains QIN Webinar – Collaboration: Essential for Addressing Substance Abuse and Promoting Recovery | September 21, 2021

September 21, 2021 | 3:00 p.m. CT Many individuals are turning to negative coping methods in an effort to manage mental health issues triggered or aggravated by the ongoing pressures of the COVID-19 pandemic. Collaboration among health care and community partners is...
Interprofessional Collaborative Efforts to Deprescribe Medications In Long-Term Care | September 20, 2021

Interprofessional Collaborative Efforts to Deprescribe Medications In Long-Term Care | September 20, 2021

Dakota Geriatrics, in partnership with the North Dakota Long Term Care Academy (ND Pharmacists Assn) and the John Hopkins University GWEP will be offering a webinar, Interprofessional Collaborative Efforts to Deprescribe Medications In Long-Term Care. Monday,...
CDC Resources: Revamped Drug Overdose and Opioid Websites and Non-Opioid Tools for Pain Management

CDC Resources: Revamped Drug Overdose and Opioid Websites and Non-Opioid Tools for Pain Management

The CDC Drug Overdose and Opioid websites have both been revamped!  ⇒The Drug Overdose Website now features: All drug, nonfatal and fatal overdose data Funded recipient information, resources and tools Portal to all of CDC’s overdose prevention subsites (Opioids, Drug...
AHRQ’s Four Moments of Antibiotic Decision Making Framework

AHRQ’s Four Moments of Antibiotic Decision Making Framework

Before initiating use of antibiotics, it is important to pause and review all relevant clinical and laboratory data and then weigh the potential benefit versus harm of initiating antibiotic therapy. The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s (AHRQ’s) Four...
American Hospital Association Age Friendly Health System Informational Webinar | June 10, 2021

American Hospital Association Age Friendly Health System Informational Webinar | June 10, 2021

The American Hospital Association (AHA) is recruiting hospitals, ambulatory clinics and post-acute settings to join their next Age-Friendly Health Systems Action Community, convening this September 2021. Join on Thursday, June 10, at 11 am CT to learn about the...