Care Coordination – Resources

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Community Pharmacist’s Role in Improving Care Outcomes – A Grant Perspective

Explore the potential impact of a group of community pharmacists on outcomes in a transitions of care project.  Learn how community pharmacists are working together through grant funding to impact patients discharged from the hospital. This resource requires registration

The Colorado Prescription Drug Monitoring Program: Patient Safety

Opioid misuse, abuse and diversion are significant healthcare challenges in the United States.  The goal for this presentation is to inform practitioners, pharmacists, and laypeople about how the Colorado Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP)  increases patient safety by serving  as a useful tool for practitioners making controlled substance prescribing decisions. This resource requires registration.

Blood Clots – One Patient’s Perspective

Being diagnosed with a life-threatening clot is frightening – hear one patient’s journey as he navigates the healthcare system in search of answers and the path that led him to the National Blood Clot Alliance. This resource requires registration

Addressing High-Risk Medications, QIN-QIO Community Coordination Sharing Event

Speakers Randy McDonough, Pharm.D. and Michael Deninger, Pharm.D., of Towncrest Pharmacy, and Darren Triller of IPRO address improving medication safety from high-risk medications in this National Coordinating Center QIN-QIO Sharing call from May 27th, 2015. This resource requires registration

Realizing “What Matters” (to Patients and Families)

What would we learn if every clinician and staff member routinely asked “What matters to you?”—and listened attentively to their patients’ answers? The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) believes that “What Matters”.    

The Roadmap to Reduce Disparities

Due to the recent call by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for healthcare organizations to focus on disparities in cardiac health, diabetes and immunizations, we focus this one-hour webinar on pragmatic to-do items with an emphasis on payment reform and disparities. We discuss the direction that CMS is headed over the next …

Tailoring Patient Support to Levels of Activation – Application of the Patient Activation Measure

Learn about the development and use of the Patient Activation Measure (PAM) to support people taking charge of their own healthcare.  This tool helps gauge a person’s level of activation so resources and interventions can be aligned, which helps to focus efforts on the greatest needs.

Palliative Care: The Human Connection

Nationally recognized palliative care expert Dr. Diane E. Meier, MD, describes how palliative care improves outcomes for the most seriously ill patients, and demonstrates how to talk with patients and families about its benefits.

Interventions to Reduce Acute Care Transfers (INTERACT) and Advancing Excellence in the Community

This webinar reviews how and why to use Interventions to Reduce Acute Care Transfers (INTERACT) and Advancing Excellence in the community setting.

Community Implementation of Iowa Physician Orders for Scope of Treatment (IPost)/Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST)

This webinar discusses the joint effort of three hospitals and four counties to implement an initiative to promote Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) in the community. This resource requires registration