Upcoming CTC Meetings

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October 2018

Topic: Report out quality measures

Monthly Practice Reporting and Transformation Committee meeting located at RIQI. 

(Recommend attendees: staff member pulling reports)

Board of Directors Oct 26 2018 - 7:30am

This meeting is for committee members only.

Charge: Responsible for strategic direction and overall governance of the program.

November 2018

2018 CTC-RI Annual Conference: Building Capacity for Comprehensive Primary Care

  • 7:00AM to 7:30AM (Registration)
  • 7:31AM to 12:30PM (Morning Session)
  • 12:31PM to 1:30PM (Lunch and Resource Table Information)
  • 1:31PM to 3:30PM (Afternoon Session)

Click here for the Program Flyer

Program Description

Primary care practices and key stakeholders often face challenges in identifying how to best meet patient needs and improve population health. This annual conference is designed to assist attendees with identifying, developing and utilizing comprehensive primary care strategies to improve care and lower costs. Key components of the morning program include sessions on recognizing what patients want, building community partnerships, strengthening team based care, collaborating with specialists, and learning about options for state-wide initiatives to improve population health. The afternoon sessions will focus on obtaining and using information to improve care and population health including Neighborhood risk scores, Consumer Engagement Platform, KIDSNET and Medical Home Portal. Interactive Program on What Patients What will be repeated to increase options for team participation.

Target Audience

All CTC-RI practices, past and present, are welcomed to attend the morning session, or the afternoon session, or the full day program. We invite Practice Leadership, Providers, Nurse Care Managers, Care Coordinators, Behavioral Health Staff, Practice Managers, Medical Assistants, Community Health Workers, and CTC stakeholders to come learn as a team!

Learning Objectives
At the end of the session, attendees will be able to identify strategies the primary care team can use to:

  • Provide Comprehensive Primary Care
  • Improve Population Health
  • Obtain and use information to Improve Performance to Provide Better Care and Lower Costs

Registration Information
The agenda is designed to accommodate attendees work schedules and interests. The morning session has a Clinical focus on improving population health using a team based approach; the afternoon session focus is on obtaining and using information for performance improvement.  Attendees may choose to register for: Morning only (7:30-12:30), Afternoon only (1:30-3:30), or the Full Day program.

This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

We gratefully Acknowledge the Support of:

  • Care Transformation Collaborative - Rhode Island (CTC-RI)
  • Healthcentric Advisors
  • Rhode Island Health Plans: Blue Cross Blue Shield of RI, Neighborhood Health Plan of RI, Tufts Health Plan and United Health
  • Rhode Island Health Center Association
  • Shri Bark
  • The Rhode Island Department of Health
  • University of Rhode Island - Rhode Island Geriatric Education Center

For additional questions contact: CTC-RI@ctc-ri.org

Data and Evaluation Committee Nov 6 2018 - 7:30am

Monthly Data and Evaluation Committee meeting.

(Recommended attendees: IT/HIT/data analysts)

Monthly Integrated Behavioral Health Committee meeting located at RIQI.

  • Attendance at this meeting is optional for practices participating in the Adult IBH Pilot Program.
  • Attendance at this meeting is optional for PCMH-Kids practices participating in the PCMH-Kids Behavioral Health Learning Collaborative.

(Recommended attendees: primary care and behavioral health providers, and nurse care managers)

Contracting Committee Nov 13 2018 - 7:30am

Monthly Contracting Committee meeting.

(Recommended attendees: health plans, provider champions and organization leadership)

Clinical Strategy Committee Nov 16 2018 - 7:30am

Monthly Clinical Strategy Committee meeting located at University Medicine Patient Center, 375 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence

(If interested in attending, please contact Pano Yeracaris at Pano.Yeracaris@umassmed.edu)

Topic: TBD

Monthly NCM Best Practice Sharing meeting located at 301 Metro Centro Blvd, 2nd Floor Warwick, Rhode Island.

(Recommended attendees: nurse care managers; care coordinators from PCMH Kids practices)

(PCMH-Kids Required Quarterly Meetings: Feb, May, Aug, Nov)

Board of Directors Nov 23 2018 - 7:30am

This meeting is for committee members only.

Charge: Responsible for strategic direction and overall governance of the program.

Practice Reporting Committee Nov 27 2018 - 8:00am

Topic: Report out quality measures

Monthly Practice Reporting Committee meeting located at RIQI. 

(Recommend attendees: staff member pulling reports)

December 2018

Data and Evaluation Committee Dec 4 2018 - 7:30am

Monthly Data and Evaluation Committee meeting.

(Recommended attendees: IT/HIT/data analysts)

PCMH-Kids Stakeholder Meeting Dec 6 2018 - 7:30am

Provide ongoing strategic direction of PCMH-Kids initiative and promote the pediatric interest in committee work and overall CTC structure.

Contracting Committee Dec 11 2018 - 7:30am

Monthly Contracting Committee meeting.

(Recommended attendees: health plans, provider champions and organization leadership)

Monthly Integrated Behavioral Health Committee meeting located at RIQI.
Topic Focus: PCMH-Kids Behavioral Health Learning Collaborative

  • Attendance at this meeting is optional for practices participating in the Adult IBH Pilot Program.
  • Attendance at this meeting is required for PCMH-Kids practices participating in the PCMH-Kids Behavioral Health Learning Collaborative.

 (Recommended attendees: primary care and behavioral health providers, and nurse care managers)

Topic: TBD

Monthly NCM Best Practice Sharing meeting located at 301 Metro Centro Blvd, 2nd Floor Warwick, Rhode Island.

(Recommended attendees: nurse care managers; care coordinators from PCMH Kids practices)

(PCMH-Kids Required Quarterly Meetings: Feb, May, Aug, Nov)

Practice Transformation Committee Dec 20 2018 - 7:30am

Monthly Practice Transformation Committee meeting located at Healthcentric Advisors.


Charge: Support practice transformation through conferences; convene best practice learning collaborative sessions; support practice-based coaching and technical assistance; and support workforce development for PCMH.  Committee is tasked with deploying resources to practices for items such as practice coaching, NCM training and NCQA application assistance.  Serve as liaison to other committeess and external organizations.

(Recommended attendees: provider champions and PCMH leaders)

Topic focus on PCMH-Kids (Jan, Apr, Jul)

No meeting in November due to the annual learning collabortive.

 

Clinical Strategy Committee Dec 21 2018 - 7:30am

Monthly Clinical Strategy Committee meeting located at University Medicine Patient Center, 375 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence

(If interested in attending, please contact Pano Yeracaris at Pano.Yeracaris@umassmed.edu)

Board of Directors Dec 28 2018 - 7:30am

This meeting is for committee members only.

Charge: Responsible for strategic direction and overall governance of the program.

Our Mission

The mission of the Care Transformation Collaborative is to lead the transformation of primary care in Rhode Island in the context of an integrated health care system; and to improve the quality of care, the patient experience of care, the affordability of care, and the health of the populations we serve.