Thu, 17 December 2015
Connecting with Diabetes Specialists & Diabetes Educators to Improve Care for Patients Living with Diabetes
Direct download: Connecting_with_Diabetes_Specialists__Diabetes_Educators_to_Improve_Care_for_Patients_Living_with_Diabetes.mp3
Category:CDIC, diabetes, endocrinologist, chronic disease,, health care, patient self-management -- posted at: 1:24pm EDT
Wed, 16 December 2015
PCMH/HH 12_16_15 Webinar "The Critical Link: Telephonic Outreach to Patients within 48 Hours of Discharge"
Guest speakers, Doreen McKenna, RN, Regional Manager, ACO Activites at EMHS and Kim Gardner, LPN, CPC, Quality Improvement Director, Maine Quality Counts discussed specific strategies, tools, and techniques to perform telephonic outreach within 48 hours of patient discharge from hospital or acute care setting; identified scripts/templates use by staff to conduct telephonic outreach; and Explored ways that team members can work to top of licensure to deliver timely telephonic outreach; learn useful algorithms for staff to triage calls when necessary
Direct download: PCMH_HH_Webinar_12_16_15.mp3
Category:Patient Centered Medical Home, Primary Care, Practice Tranformation, Care Transitions -- posted at: 1:17pm EDT
Tue, 15 December 2015
Northeast Telehealth Resource Center (NETRC) takes a deeper dive into telehealth in Maine, exploring the current policy and payment landscape as well as highlighting key components of telehealth programs' services.
Telehealth - the use of telecommunications technologies to deliver clinical care and educational resources - continues to gain momentum as we transition further toward value-based care. Listen to learn how to harness the power of telehealth in Maine.
Thu, 10 December 2015
By participating in this webinar, participants will be able to:
Direct download: CPC2_-_Team_Approaches_to_Chronic_Pain.mp3
Category:health care, chronic pain, behavioral health, integrative medicine, social work -- posted at: 2:00pm EDT
Wed, 9 December 2015
During the December 8th monthly webinar, we discussed the many successes of BHHOs within the 10 Core Expectations.
Direct download: BHH_Dec_2015_Webinar.mp3
Category:Behavioral Health, Health Homes, Health Care, Mental Health -- posted at: 11:15am EDT
Tue, 8 December 2015
Seeking Better Health Outcomes Through Community Connections: EMHS' Partnerships to Improve Community Health
EMHS has launched an effort to improve the health of Mainers bringing together dozens of health care and community organizations to implement evidence-based strategies to improve health and reduce chronic disease.
Listen to this webinar to learn what practical steps the partners are taking to increase access to healthy food through food pantries, to strengthen the food security network, and to establish referral pathways between healthcare providers and community supports.
Direct download: Seeking_Better_Health_Outcomes_Through_Community_Connections.m4a
Category:Health Care, Partnerships to Improve Community Health, Food Security -- posted at: 1:59pm EDT
Tue, 1 December 2015
An Introduction to CareMaine, Maine Health Data Organization's Recently-Launched Healthcare Cost & Quality Reporting Website that allows consumers to compare cost and quality of more than 200 medical procedures at more than 170 medical facilities in Maine.
Direct download: 12.01.15_CompareMaine-_audio_only.m4a
Category:Health Care, Maine Health Data Organization, CompareMaine, Health Costs -- posted at: 1:29pm EDT