Webinars

Home Visiting Program for Underserved Families (for Clinicians)

Monday, November 14, 2011
This webinar will teach clinicians about the services, tools and challenges involved in working within a Home Visiting Program in New Mexico. The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program is a federally funded initiative to provide educational, preventive, and social services to at-risk families to foster positive parent-child relationships that result in healthy outcomes … More

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Rural Health Centers: Wyoming’s Story

In this webinar, Patrick Monahan, executive director of the Wyoming Primary Care Association, will discuss the differences between urban and rural health centers, highlighting the unique circumstances that have an impact on health care delivery in rural communities as illustrated by the health care environment in Wyoming.
Presenters:

Patrick Monahan, Executive Director, Wyoming Primary CareAssociation
Tina Linkenauger, CEO, Sweetwater County … More

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Motivational Interviewing: An Overview with Application for Outreach for the HCH setting

An overview of the concepts of motivational interviewing from a practitioner specializing in dual-diagnosis, this webinar will also include practical application of motivational interviewing in outreach to persons experiencing homelessness.
Presenters

Kevin Kelley, LFMT; Clinical Director, Homeless Health Care Los Angeles; Los Angeless
John Petroskas, BA, JD; Outreach Worker, Catholic Charities; Minneapolis

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Patient-Centered Medical Home: A Case Study on Achieving Level 3

This webinar will examine the NCQA recognition process and the experience of Hudson River Health Care, which has achieved Level 3 Recognition.
Presenters:

Kathi Brieger, RD, CDE; Vice President, Quality Services, Hudson River Health Care; Peekskill, New York
Anna Gard, FNP-BC; Health Disparities Consultant, Association of Clinicians for the Underserved; Glenside, Pennsylvania

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Community Health Worker Guide

This webinar will orient participants to the new guide on integrating community health workers into an health care for the homeless project, with a focus on outreach and enrollment. Two HCH projects’ community health workers will be featured—one whose focus is on navigation and enrollment and the other whose focus is on outreach and education. Learn how community health workers … More

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Planning for HCH Day Activities

This webinar offers tips and strategies for planning HCH Day events during Health Center Week in August. While activities for HCH Day 2011 are discussed, this material can apply to HCH Day event possibilities for any given year.
Presenters:

Amy Grassette, Chair, National Consumer Advisory Board Chair
Katy Valesky, MSSW; Consumer Advocate, National Healthcare for the Homeless Council… More

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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

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Strategies for Local and National Advocacy

This webinar contains information to help participants learn strategies for engaging in advocacy at the local level and in Washington, D.C., without adding significant burdens to the limited time and resources available to health care for the homeless grantees. Conscious economic and policy decisions over the last 30 years have contributed tremendously to contemporary homelessness. Advocacy in support of new … More

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