Webinars

A Trauma-Informed Learning Collaborative: Moving from Theory to Practice

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 | 1-2 p.m. CT

The National HCH Council is currently coordinating a 3-year Learning Collaborative to assist programs in adopting a trauma-informed approach. This webinar will share updates on the first year of the collaborative, which engaged ten organizations serving people experiencing homelessness to develop an … More

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Administrative Concerns in Street Medicine: Assuring Quality without Sacrificing Mission

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Monday, April 23, 2018 | 12-1 p.m. CT
Street medicine is the provision of direct patient care to those sleeping outside. Understanding that many patients either can’t or won’t access care in a traditional setting, the goal is to deliver high quality care in the location of the patients’ choice, … More

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Law Enforcement & Homelessness: Forging Fruitful Partnerships

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council and the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
Thursday, April 12th, 2018 | 12-1 p.m. CT
People experiencing homelessness often have nowhere to sleep or spend their time other than public spaces, such as parks and sidewalks. But metropolitan regulations often prohibit acts housed people can safely perform indoors, … More

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Somewhere to Heal: An Introduction to Medical Respite Care

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 | 12-1:30 p.m. CT
Medical respite care is a critical component in the continuum of health care for people experiencing homelessness. While communities nationwide are developing medical respite programs to close the gap in care faced by people with no safe place to heal after a … More

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Public Health Preparedness for Health Centers: Navigating the Preparedness Landscape

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Thursday, March 8, 2018 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. CT
Don’t miss this upcoming session in our CME-accredited 2018 Spring Virtual Training webinar series, “Responding to Crises.”
This webinar is presented by the National Nurse-Led Care Consortium in partnership with the National Health Care for the Homeless Council. The United States … More

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One HCH Center’s Framework for a Safe and Healthy Environment

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Thursday, March 8, 2018 | 2-3 p.m. CT
Join us for another session in our CME-accredited 2018 Spring Virtual Training webinar series, “Responding to Crises.”
By design, HCH organizations are committed to engaging and serving the most vulnerable populations in unconventional settings, through innovative mechanisms. As such, the work is … More

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The Role of Hospitals in Addressing Barriers to Care

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Tuesday, February 22nd, 2018 | 2-3 p.m. CST
For patients experiencing homelessness, health issues are easily exacerbated by the harsh conditions and stress of living without homes. Access to coordinated, comprehensive health care and community services is essential to providing better health outcomes, but navigating community health systems can be … More

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Serving Patients Experiencing Homelessness in Hospital Systems

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 | 2-3 p.m. CST
Patients experiencing homelessness have complex needs that are difficult to meet in fragmented systems. Providing coordinated care helps to better manage conditions, reduce emergency department visits, and increase patient outcomes. Hospitals systems are integral partners in serving this vulnerable population.
This on-demand … More

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