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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...

Project ECHO: Making Geography Irrelevant

Project ECHO: Making Geography Irrelevant

Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) is a collaborative model of medical education and care management that empowers clinicians everywhere to provide better care to more people, right where they live. The ECHO model™ does not actually “provide”...

Rasmussen College of Nursing Incorporates Teach-Back Methodology

Rasmussen College of Nursing Incorporates Teach-Back Methodology

There are many factors that affect retention of health information with a wide range of results, but overall studies indicate that only about 50% of information provided by healthcare providers is retained. Depending on conditions, 40 - 80% can be forgotten...

Complex Care Patients Focus of Webinar and Coaching Call

Complex Care Patients Focus of Webinar and Coaching Call

Great Plains QIN recently drew a large audience for the webinar, “Improving Care Coordination by Working with Super-Utilizer Patients.” LaraShadwick, MBA, Mountain Pacific Quality Health, shared insights on a collaborative project in Montana to address super-utilizer...

Improving Care Coordination by Working with Super-Utilizer Patients

Improving Care Coordination by Working with Super-Utilizer Patients

A WebEx Opportunity You Won't Want to Miss June 27, 2018 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (CT) Attend this WebEx to learn more about improving care for people with multiple chronic conditions that are often complicated by patients’ limited ability to care for themselves...

Celebrate National Community Health Week

Celebrate National Community Health Week

This week [June 3 - 9, 2018], we celebrate National Community Health Week. Community health is a multi-sector approach to provide access to preventive health services for all, deliver health education and connects people to resources, and help to ensure the health and...

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Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Now Only 20% of people with opioid use disorder receive treatment. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Roadmap to Address the Opioid Epidemic lists expanding access to treatment as a key area[...]
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Now Learn how a large system practice and rural clinic practice are using Chronic Care Management Programs to better coordinate care, increase communication to providers, reduce unnecessary hospitalizations and ED visits, empower the patient[...]
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Now Annually thousands of Americans are hospitalized and even die due to vaccine-preventable diseases.  Healthcare workers care for people at high risk for influenza-related complications so it is especially important for them to get[...]
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Now Would you like to earn the highest MIPS score you can achieve for your practice? Are you selecting the right quality measures? Do you know how well you are performing against the CMS[...]
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Register Now Click here to download the brochure Overview and Purpose: Health and quality of life rely on many community systems and factors, not simply on a well-functioning health and medical care system. Making changes[...]