Calendar

Nov
17
Tue
2020
Great Plains QIN Huddle: Decisional Making Capacity [Geriatric and Age Friendly Care TeleEcho]
Nov 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

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The Great Plains Quality Innovation Network team will host a ‘Huddle’ after each Project TeleEcho – Geriatric and Age Friendly Care session hosted by the University of North Dakota. These huddles will further the discussion on how each topic relates to the 4Ms framework and how to incorporate into your area of practice. We will answer questions and offer assistance and resources. The Great Plains QIN Huddles are scheduled the third Tuesday of the month from 12:00 – 12:45 p.m.

The University of North Dakota is hosting a Project TeleEcho – Geriatric and Age Friendly Care; utilizing the Age Friendly Health Systems 4Ms Model of Care. The Geriatric and Age-Friendly TeleECHO offers:

  • Free educational credits for healthcare professionals
  • Collaboration, support and ongoing learning with subject-matter experts and healthcare staff
  • New ways to support patients in their home community

Learn more about the University of North Dakota’s Project TeleECHO – Geriatric and Age Friendly Care offering, including topic overviews and continuing education

All sessions will be recorded. Healthcare providers in North Dakota and South Dakota are invited and encouraged to attend.

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Upcoming Schedule of Events [schedule is subject to change]

November 10, 2020 – Decisional Making Capacity
November 17, 2020 – Great Plains QIN Huddle 

** The Geriatric TeleEcho Sessions are offered the second Tuesday of each month from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CT [Registration Required]
** The Great Plains Quality Innovation Network huddles are offered the third Tuesday of each month from 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. CT

The 4Ms Framework
The 4Ms Framework is an evidence-based model that Great Plains Quality Innovation Network will be using for our Great Plains Quality Care Coalition. The model focuses on four key elements What Matters, Medication, Mentation and Mobility.Learn about the key components of the Age Friendly Health Systems 4Ms Framework.

Nov
10
Tue
2020
University of North Dakota Geriatric And Age Friendly TeleEcho: Decisional Making Capacity
Nov 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

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Open to healthcare providers in North Dakota and South Dakota

The University of North Dakota is hosting a Project TeleEcho™ – Geriatric and Age Friendly care; utilizing the Age Friendly Health Systems 4Ms Model of Care. The goal of this TeleECHO is to improve access to care for patients with complex conditions in rural and underserved communities throughout North Dakota. These sessions will address knowledge gaps and expand understanding of effective, high quality medical and behavioral treatments for conditions common among the senior patient population. The Geriatric and Age-Friendly TeleECHO offers:

  • Free educational credits for healthcare professionals
  • Collaboration, support and ongoing learning with subject-matter experts and health care staff
  • New ways to support patients in their home community

Primary care providers will be provided with easy-access learning, and a platform to share and disseminate best practices in the rapidly-evolving field of geriatric medicine. Participants will be able to:

  • Meet individual goals for taking care of older adult patients
  • Increase access to evidence-based geriatric care
  • Improve geriatric care for older adults in their regions
  • Present your de-identified cases for collaborative discussion and guidance
  • Learn best practices and newest advances in treatment
This is the final event in this series.

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For more information on Project ECHO in North Dakota, visit www.ndecho.com or call Julie Reiten at 701-317-6479.

Continuing Education

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Project ECHO Geriatric and Age-Friendly Careis a project of the University of North Dakota (UND) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Center for Rural Health (CRH). The mission of Project ECHO is to develop the capacity to safely and effectively treat chronic, common, and complex diseases in rural and underserved areas, and to monitor outcomes of this treatment. In pursuit of this mission, Project ECHO faculty, staff, and partners have dedicated themselves to demonopolizing knowledge in order to expand access to best-practice medical care across the United States and globally.

Oct
20
Tue
2020
Great Plains QIN Huddle: Depression in Older Adults [Geriatric and Age Friendly Care TeleEcho]
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

team-thought-bubbles

The Great Plains Quality Innovation Network team will host a ‘Huddle’ after each Project TeleEcho – Geriatric and Age Friendly Care session hosted by the University of North Dakota. These huddles will further the discussion on how each topic relates to the 4Ms framework and how to incorporate into your area of practice. We will answer questions and offer assistance and resources. The Great Plains QIN Huddles are scheduled the third Tuesday of the month from 12:00 – 12:45 p.m.

The University of North Dakota is hosting a Project TeleEcho – Geriatric and Age Friendly Care; utilizing the Age Friendly Health Systems 4Ms Model of Care. The Geriatric and Age-Friendly TeleECHO offers:

  • Free educational credits for healthcare professionals
  • Collaboration, support and ongoing learning with subject-matter experts and healthcare staff
  • New ways to support patients in their home community

Learn more about the University of North Dakota’s Project TeleECHO – Geriatric and Age Friendly Care offering, including topic overviews and continuing education

All sessions will be recorded. Healthcare providers in North Dakota and South Dakota are invited and encouraged to attend.

[button link="https://und.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6zHyIVRXN2bKML3"] Register for the University of ND TeleEcho Sessions[/button]

[button link="https://gpqin.wufoo.com/forms/great-plains-qin-event-registration/"] Register for the Great Plains QIN Huddles[/button]

Upcoming Schedule of Events [schedule is subject to change] 

October 13, 2020 – Depression in Older Adults
October 20, 2020 – Great Plains QIN Huddle 

November 10, 2020 – Decisional Making Capacity
November 17, 2020 – Great Plains QIN Huddle 

** The Geriatric TeleEcho Sessions are offered the second Tuesday of each month from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CT [Registration Required]
** The Great Plains Quality Innovation Network huddles are offered the third Tuesday of each month from 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. CT

The 4Ms Framework
The 4Ms Framework is an evidence-based model that Great Plains Quality Innovation Network will be using for our Great Plains Quality Care Coalition. The model focuses on four key elements What Matters, Medication, Mentation and Mobility.Learn about the key components of the Age Friendly Health Systems 4Ms Framework.

Oct
13
Tue
2020
University of North Dakota Geriatric and Age Friendly TeleEcho – Depression in Older Adults
Oct 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

health

Open to healthcare providers in North Dakota and South Dakota

The University of North Dakota is hosting a Project TeleEcho™ – Geriatric and Age Friendly care; utilizing the Age Friendly Health Systems 4Ms Model of Care. The goal of this TeleECHO is to improve access to care for patients with complex conditions in rural and underserved communities throughout North Dakota. These sessions will address knowledge gaps and expand understanding of effective, high quality medical and behavioral treatments for conditions common among the senior patient population. The Geriatric and Age-Friendly TeleECHO offers:

  • Free educational credits for healthcare professionals
  • Collaboration, support and ongoing learning with subject-matter experts and health care staff
  • New ways to support patients in their home community

Primary care providers will be provided with easy-access learning, and a platform to share and disseminate best practices in the rapidly-evolving field of geriatric medicine. Participants will be able to:

  • Meet individual goals for taking care of older adult patients
  • Increase access to evidence-based geriatric care
  • Improve geriatric care for older adults in their regions
  • Present your de-identified cases for collaborative discussion and guidance
  • Learn best practices and newest advances in treatment
  • New ways to support patients in their home community
The final event in this series will take place on November 10, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. CT. The focus will be Decisional Making Capacity.

[button link="https://und.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6zHyIVRXN2bKML3"] Register for the Geriatric TeleEcho Series[/button]

For more information on Project ECHO in North Dakota, visit www.ndecho.com or call Julie Reiten at 701-317-6479.

Continuing Education

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Project ECHO Geriatric and Age-Friendly Careis a project of the University of North Dakota (UND) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Center for Rural Health (CRH). The mission of Project ECHO is to develop the capacity to safely and effectively treat chronic, common, and complex diseases in rural and underserved areas, and to monitor outcomes of this treatment. In pursuit of this mission, Project ECHO faculty, staff, and partners have dedicated themselves to demonopolizing knowledge in order to expand access to best-practice medical care across the United States and globally.

Sep
24
Thu
2020
Weekly COVID-19 Care Site-Specific Calls [Nurses]
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – Oct 1 @ 2:30 pm

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COVID-19 Care Site-Specific Calls – Nurses

CMS hosts weekly calls for certain types of organizations to provide targeted updates on the agency’s latest COVID-19 guidance. One to two leaders in the field also share best practices with their peers. There is an opportunity to ask questions of presenters if time allows.

Thursday, September 24; at 2:00 – 2:30 PM CT
Toll Free Attendee Dial-In: 833-614-0820; Access Passcode: 5872398

Audio Webcast Link