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Cultural Competence in Preparedness Planning

Is your organization committed to building cultural competency? Do you need communication resources to help? Please join CDC’s Emergency Partners Information Connection (EPIC) for a webinar on April 24 at 1 PM ET. When a disaster strikes a community, it affects people of various cultural backgrounds—sometimes disproportionately. Cultural competency can help public health communicators reduce this […]

Advanced Risk Management & CDI Workshop

Cypress Creek Executive Center Fort Lauderdale

TOPICS: Review the different risk adjustment models and their impact on medical practice management. Discuss the impact of shifting from RAPS to EDS. What does this mean for office based claims? Take a deep dive into HCC Coding and Documentation. Review real examples to see what validates, what doesn’t, and why. Tips for engaging physicians. […]

Building Surge Capacity for Community Health Centers

This webinar will describe strategies for community health centers to rapidly assess patient status during an emergency, including ways in which health centers can prepare for patient care during emergent situations. The webinar will highlight available resources and additional opportunities for training and technical assistance. REGISTER HERE This webinar is hosted by the National Nurse-Led […]

Community Health Workers in HIV Care: Insights from the Field

Community Health Workers (CHW) bridge health providers and communities and help to increase access and improve the quality of HIV care services. Learn about the role of CHWs and how they serve as an integral part of the HIV health care system in HRSA-supported recipients. CHWs will share real-world examples of their work in linkage […]

Bleeding Control Courses

East Shore District Health Department 688 East Main Street, Branford

Stop the Bleed: Bleeding Control Courses Thursday, April 18th, 2019 from 6 PM to 8 PM OR Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 from 6 PM to 8 PM   Location: East Shore District Health Department, 688 East Main St, Branford, CT For more information and to register, please email Daisy Hernandez at dhernandez@esdhd.org.

Project ECHO

This first and third Friday of every month CHCACT holds a Project ECHO Clinic. Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) was developed by the University of New Mexico to link expert specialist teams at a "hub" with primary care clinicians in local communities, or "spokes." These primary care clinicians become part of a learning […]

Continuity of Operations: Planning & Implementation

WEBINAR Continuity of Operations: Planning & Implementation DATE: April 19, 2019 TIME: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM This webinar will support the development of your health center’s individualized Continuity of Operations (COOP) plan and program. This will be a 2-hour virtual plenary workshop led by professionals from Tetra Tech and will include two modules: • […]

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Suicide Prevention: Strategies That Work

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day is Thursday, May 9. On the preceding Monday (May 6), SAMHSA will host an event focusing on the impact that suicide has on children, youth, young adults, families, and communities. It will include suicide prevention experts and leaders of national mental health organizations, along with families and youth who […]

Risk Management Manual for Health Centers: A Guided Tour

No individual can manage all ambulatory care risks alone. Risk management requires collaboration with a variety of staff including clinical leadership, patient safety staff, quality improvement personnel, and others. The soon-to-be-released Risk Management Manual for Health Centers is written with these stakeholders in mind. Designed to support a proactive approach to risk management at health […]