In July, CTC-RI and PCMH Kids launched the IBH Rhode Island Foundation Pediatric Initiative which involves having eight pediatric practices implement universal screening for behavioral health areas of focus in pediatric primary care practices.
CTC-RI practices have access to another utilization data point, January to December 2018, in the CTC-RI Practice Reporting Portal (Onpoint Health Data). Medicare Fee for Service (FFS) data is only provided annually and has been included in this update.
Adult and pediatric practices met on October 30 to review quarterly clinical quality, utilization performance information and PCMH Kids nurse care manager/care coordinator engagement rates with children and families that are considered to be "at risk."
The RI Department of Health (RIDOH) together with Maternal Psychiatry Resource Network and CTC-RI hosted the learning network collaborative meeting for the OB/GYN practices that are participating in the perinatal behavioral health quality improvement initiative (10/19-12/31/2020):
Obstetrics and Gynecology Care Center at Women & Infants Hospital
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.