Webinars

Cultural Competency in Medical Education and Clinical Practice

Presented by the National Center for Medical Education, Development and Research Communities of Practice and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Monday, January 28, 2019 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. CT
Join the National Center for Medical Education, Development and Research Communities of Practice and the Council for a discussion on the importance of improving cultural competency in the … More

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Oral Health and Diabetes for Patients Experiencing Homelessness

Presented by the National Network for Oral Health Access and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 | 12 p.m. CT
The National Network for Oral Health Access and the National HCH Council are partnering to present this webinar on oral health and diabetes for patients experiencing homelessness.
This webinar will review barriers to oral … More

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The Audacity to Be Bold: Addressing Diabetes in the Homeless Population

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 1-2 p.m. CT
This presentation will discuss how a community health center, which includes Health Care for the Homeless funding, tracked and improved the health outcomes of their diabetic patients. The use of process improvement tools, team-based care, and additional clinical care activities were targeted … More

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Clinicians’ Coffee Chat: Family Homelessness

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. CT
In this second of a four-part “Clinicians’ Coffee Chat” series, participants will share questions, wisdom, and resources on providing care for families without homes.
This interactive discussion will foster peer learning and support across the homeless health care community.
 
Facilitators:… More

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Housing is Health Care: An In-Depth Look at Denver HCH’s Integrated Model of Care

Presented by the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 | 2-3:30 p.m. ET
The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has been investing in supportive housing since 1990. Since that time, this comprehensive community health center has developed nearly 1,700 units of housing, and is one of the … More

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Implications of Medicaid Expansion on HCH Health Centers: Learning from Experience

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
As of this writing, Virginia and Maine are on the cusp of expanding Medicaid coverage through the Affordable Care Act, an option that has drastically benefited people experiencing homelessness in states that haven chosen it so far. While this presents exciting opportunities for growth at Health … More

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The Role of the Social Determinants of Health in Promoting Health Equity

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council and the National Center for Medical Education, Development and Research
Monday, August 20, 2018 | 11 a.m-12 p.m. CT

The impact of factors such as housing, socioeconomic status, education, social support, and safety have been well documented as key influencers of a patient’s health and response to treatment. In fact, … More

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Clinicians’ Coffee Chat: Encampments

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 | 1-2 p.m. CT
Homeless encampments are stark reminders of the lack of affordable, permanent housing in our country. In this first webinar of a four-part “Clinicians’ Coffee Chat” series, participants will share questions, wisdom, and resources on providing care for people living in encampments.
This … More

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