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Teach-Back: Implementation and Training Strategies [Upcoming WebEx]

Teach-Back: Implementation and Training Strategies [Upcoming WebEx]

The Great Plains QIN is hosting a virtual teach-back training for healthcare professionals who support patients and families throughout the care continuum. Though this training will have a primary care focus, teach-back as a communication technique is applicable to...

Community Health Workers Help Those That Need It Most

Community Health Workers Help Those That Need It Most

Community Health Workers (CHWs) are frontline public health workers who have a close understanding of the community they serve. Since CHWs typically reside in the community, they have the unique ability to bring information where it is needed most. They can reach...

Teach-Back: Improving Patient Safety and Engagement

Teach-Back: Improving Patient Safety and Engagement

What Is Teach-Back? Attend a WebEx, hosted by the Great Plains QIN, to learn more. Tuesday, October 23, 2018 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. CT [symple_button url="https://qualitynet.webex.com/qualitynet/onstage/g.php?MTID=e4a64a56523c957b52bb41a5b8b6ef0f0" color="blue"...

Three Tips on How EHR-Use Can Improve Patient Health Outcomes

Three Tips on How EHR-Use Can Improve Patient Health Outcomes

On August 22, EHR Intelligence reported that effective Electronic Health Record (EHR) alerts pertaining to admission, discharge and transfer notifications or screening reminders can streamline clinical efficiency and care coordination by quickly sharing critical...

More Than a Memory Lapse: Dementia Care Training in South Dakota

More Than a Memory Lapse: Dementia Care Training in South Dakota

Can’t find your car keys?  Forgot why you walked into a room? Realized too late you were supposed to meet a friend or colleague?  Most everyone has experienced these moments of memory lapse, especially during the back-to-school season when routines are altered and...

Essentia Health-Fargo Builds Teach-Back Capacity

Essentia Health-Fargo Builds Teach-Back Capacity

Effective communication is essential for the delivery of quality healthcare. Poor communication during hospitalization, and at the time of discharge, negatively impacts patient outcomes and patient satisfaction. Studies have shown the impact of teach-back in reducing...

Upcoming Events

Nov 6 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm WebEx
Register Now Presentation materials will be posted prior to the event.   Join us as we discuss the community-wide involvement in antibiotic stewardship that is spreading throughout Huron, SD. Huron, with a population of just[...]
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Now All Quality Payment Program (QPP) practices and providers are invited to join our QPP Power Hour Call. This session will be an open discussion format and is an opportune time to seek clarification[...]
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Participation Instructions: Pre-registration is not required. Please join 15 minutes prior to start. https://qualitynet.webex.com/ec Locate the event, click “Join” Enter your name and email Enter the password: ABS(If a dialogue box appears, click run. Set-up takes a[...]
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm WebEx
Register Now Presentation materials will be posted prior to the event. Overview and Purpose: The purpose of this WebEx is to help all healthcare providers learn to use teach-back support patients and families throughout the[...]