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September 2017

Program Evaluation Committee Sep 25 2017 - 9:00am

Monthly Program Evaluation Committee meeting at RIQI.
Charge: Coordinator of the CTC-RI Evaluation Process.

(Recommended attendees: staff interested in data and program evaluation)

Practice Reporting Committee Sep 26 2017 - 8:00am

Topic: Reporting Preparing for OHIC and CAHPS

Monthly Practice Reporting Committee meeting located at RIQI. 

(Recommend attendees: staff member pulling reports)

Topic focus on PCMH-Kids (Juan, Apr, Jul, Oct)

October 2017

Data and Evaluation Committee Oct 3 2017 - 7:30am

Monthly Data and Evaluation Committee meeting.

(Recommended attendees: IT/HIT/data analysts)

Contracting Committee Oct 10 2017 - 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: Adult IBH Pilot Program

  • Attendance at this meeting is required 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)

Topic: Hiring and Onboarding

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 Oct 19 2017 - 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)

 

Clinical Strategy Committee Oct 20 2017 - 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)

Program Evaluation Committee Oct 23 2017 - 9:00am

Monthly Program Evaluation Committee meeting at RIQI.
Charge: Coordinator of the CTC-RI Evaluation Process.

(Recommended attendees: staff interested in data and program evaluation)

Practice Reporting Committee Oct 24 2017 - 8:00am

Topic: Report out quality measures

Monthly Practice Reporting Committee meeting located at RIQI. 

(Recommend attendees: staff member pulling reports)

Topic focus on PCMH-Kids (Juan, Apr, Jul, Oct)

Board of Directors Oct 27 2017 - 7:30am

This meeting is for committee members only.

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

November 2017

Practices will want to Save the Date for the November 7 Learning Collaborative: “Primary Care Works: Effective Strategies to Improve Population Health and Patient Activation”.  Peter Anderson MD from Team Care Medicine will be one of the featured keynote presenters.  Other featured topics will include breakout sessions on : Patient Activation: Asking the Right Questions, Choosing Wisely in Primary Care, Using the Care Plan from the team and patient perspective, Reducing ED Utilization by Understanding Needs of Patients with Complex Needs; Team approach to Assisting patients with addiction needs.  Registration and full agenda to be available soon!

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 14 2017 - 7:30am

Monthly Contracting Committee meeting.

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

Clinical Strategy Committee Nov 17 2017 - 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)

Program Evaluation Committee Nov 27 2017 - 9:00am

Monthly Program Evaluation Committee meeting at RIQI.
Charge: Coordinator of the CTC-RI Evaluation Process.

(Recommended attendees: staff interested in data and program evaluation)

Practice Reporting Committee Nov 28 2017 - 8:00am

Topic: Getting ready to report on quality and NCM engagement

Monthly Practice Reporting Committee meeting located at RIQI. 

(Recommend attendees: staff member pulling reports)

Topic focus on PCMH-Kids (Juan, Apr, Jul, Oct)

December 2017

Data and Evaluation Committee Dec 5 2017 - 7:30am

Monthly Data and Evaluation Committee meeting.

(Recommended attendees: IT/HIT/data analysts)

PCMH-Kids Stakeholder Meeting Dec 7 2017 - 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 12 2017 - 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)

Clinical Strategy Committee Dec 15 2017 - 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: Using NCM and team resources to support transition of care; xG learn sign up

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 21 2017 - 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)

 

Board of Directors Dec 22 2017 - 7:30am

This meeting is for committee members only.

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

February 2018

Dear Colleagues:

Please plan on attending our Clinical Practice Champion Quarterly Learning Session (Breakfast of Champions). We will have a clinical focus combined with an overview of the CTC program in transition. This is a critical juncture for primary care in Rhode Island and for the CTC program, and your involvement and input is very important.

ALL clinical practice champions and practice leaders should attend.

Agenda and registration information to follow.

 

May 2018

Dear Colleagues:

Please plan on attending our Clinical Practice Champion Quarterly Learning Session (Breakfast of Champions). We will have a clinical focus combined with an overview of the CTC program in transition. This is a critical juncture for primary care in Rhode Island and for the CTC program, and your involvement and input is very important.

ALL clinical practice champions and practice leaders should attend.

Agenda and registration information to follow.

 

CTC-RI Offers Training in Rhode Island on NCQA 2017 Standards

  • 28 Jul 2017

CTC arranged to have NCQA come to Rhode Island to provide training on the 2017 NCQA training.  There were 108 people who attended the “Introduction to 2017 NCQA Standards” session on July 17-18 and 93 people who attended the “Advanced Concepts in NCQA” on July 19.  In total, CTC was able to provide attendees with a registration cost savings of $132,465.00 as a result of being able to price the

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