Steps to NCQA Recognition for Patient-Centered Medical Home

This webinar will review the National Committee of Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMH) 2011 Standards as well as the eligibility and application process, scoring guidelines, and the relationship between Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services’ (CMS) Meaningful Use Requirements and the 2011 Standards. The presenter will also provide information and resources on Regional Extension Centers (REC) and Health … More


Health Care for the Homeless Models of Integrated Care

This webinar will focus on the models of integrated care that three health care for the homeless projects have adopted in order to better serve homeless populations. Homeless populations are much more likely to have complex, multiple occurring disorders that include chronic, somatic conditions coupled with mental health and/or substance use disorders. Traditional models of care often separate primary care … More


The FQHC HCH/PH Application Process

In developing New Access Points, integration of care is critical—and challenging—both internally and at the community level. In this webinar, you will learn from the experience of one community mental health organization that has planned and applied for Health Center funding to more comprehensively meet the needs of its community. They will share their challenges and processes in completing an … More


Patient Centered Medical Home: Introduction to the Concept

This webinar includes

a brief review of the patient-centered medical home concept and history;
the reasoning behind one HCH’s plans to prioritize seeking PCMH recognition now; and
a discussion of the early challenges and foreseeable hurdles to recognition for HCH programs.


Heidi Nelson, MHSA; CEO, Duffy Health Center; Hyannis, Massachusetts
Joslyn Strupp Allen, Director of Government Grants and Special … More


Diagnosis and Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. This webinar will address the diagnosis and treatment of TBI in the homeless population. The co-incidence of homelessness and TBI can lead medical, social, behavioral, mental, cognitive, and economic decline in an individual.

Angela Colantonio, PhD, OT Reg (Ont); Saunderson Family Chair in Acquired Brain Injury Research,Toronto Rehabilitation Institute; Toronto, Canada
Carolyn … More


Medical Respite Care: Filling a Void in Homeless Health Care Services

This webinar includes health reform opportunities, data supporting medical respite care, the role of health centers, collaborating with hospitals, common program startup challenges and solutions, and resources for starting a program.

Sabrina Edgington, MSSW; Program and Policy Specialist, National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Leslie Enzian, MD; Medical Director, HCH Medical Respite Program, Harborview Medical Center
Sarah Ciambrone,… More


Demystifying EHRs: What Is Meaningful Use and How Do We Get There?

This webinar is an introductory overview targeted for clinicians and practice administrators who are interested in understanding the 2010 CMS Meaningful Use Regulations for Certified EHRs and its role in supporting the Patient Centered Medical Home Model. Meaningful Use constitutes a dynamic communication among health care providers, patients, and caregivers rather than a static repository of electronic health information. Specific … More


Health Care Reform: An overview for grantees

This webinar will help participants answer questions about the status of health care legislation (as of January 2011) and how Medicaid expansion will effect health care for the homeless grantees.

Barbara DiPietro, PhD; Director of Policy, National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Claire Goyer, MEd; Technical Assistance Consulting Coordinator, National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Tom Andrews,… More

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