New Models of Care - Looking at Patient Centered Medical Homes
July 1, 2015
About this Webinar:
New Models of Care- Looking at PCMH & telehealth
• Brief background- IOM- Crossing the Quality Chasm, Institute for Health Care Improvement work, escalating costs, increasing errors, mediocre quality. Then ACA, new models of care.
• PCMH care model over 20 years old, successful in pediatric setting. Seen today as one of most promising care model.
• Will show care the “Old Way” and the “PCMH way”.
• Explain a few models at CHCs in the Montana
• Telehealth implications
Presentation by: Paula Block, RN, BSN
Paula Block, RN, BSN, is a Clinical Process Improvement Manager at the Montana Primary Care Association, MPCA. MPCA is an association of 18 Community Health Centers or FQHCs, Federally Qualified Health Centers. Paula provides training, technical assistance and coaching to primary care practices in quality improvement, risk management and PCMH transformation. Paula can help a clinic assess, strategize and implement change to improve clinic systems. She has experience helping centers achieve PCMH recognition, Joint Commission Accreditation, and meeting HRSA Community Health Center requirements and expectations. She leads peer networks of medical directors, dental directors, clinic quality leaders, behavioral health integration staff, and clinical pharmacists. She is a registered nurse. She can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
This website is supported by grant number G22RH31114 from the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth, Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services.