The Care Transformation Collaborative of Rhode Island wishes former Rhode Island Health Insurance Commissioner Marie Ganim the best in her retirement this month and welcomes her successor, Commissioner Patrick Tigue.
The RI Dept. of Health is working hard to distribute vaccines, but supply is very limited. Right now, RI is receiving enough first doses each week for about 1.5% of its population, and other states are in the same position. Rhode Island is administering its limited doses of vaccine in a way that will have the greatest impact on the health of the state.
Please save the date for the next CTC-RI Quarterly Breakfast of Champions on March 12 from 7:30-9:00am on Zoom. All Clinical Practice Champions and practice site clinical and administrative leaders are expected to attend.
Planning is underway for the February 10 kick-off of the CTC-RI / PCMH Kids Telehealth Learning Collaborative, “Using Technology to Improve Care for Patients with Chronic Conditions.” Dr. Lisa Levine of The MAVEN Project, a telehealth nonprofit dedicated to increasing access to comprehensive care for vulnerable populations, will deliver the keynote address.
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.