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Meeting Invitation: Getting Your Patients Ready for Effective Health Care Communications: A New Beginning in Diabetes Management

May 20, 2016

Getting Your Patients Ready for Effective Health Care Communications: A New Beginning in Diabetes Management

Meeting Description:

Effective patient-provider communication is the foundation for providing patient-centered diabetes care. This webinar will focus on teaching the strategies that diabetes educators, health educators, and community health workers can use to enhance and improve patient-provider communication.

The webinar will include an overview of the latest recommendations for improving patient-provider communication, along with practical strategies you can use to increase patient self-efficacy in communicating with health care providers.

Learn how diabetes educators are using the New Beginnings Discussion Guide to address this essential topic in diabetes self-management education.

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Upcoming Webinar – PSO: What you should know – Medical Offices & Ambulatory Care Services

May 19, 2016

“PSO: What you should know”

Patient Safety Organization (PSO)

Thursday, May 19, 2016 (12pm-1pm CST)
ATTN: Medical Offices and Ambulatory Surgery Centers.

The Center for Patient Safety is hosting a webinar to share information and answer questions on how joining a PSO can help you improve patient safety at your organization:

  • What are the benefits of joining a PSO?
  • How a PSO can support your patient safety efforts?
  • How can PSO protections apply to your organization?

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This webinar is open to healthcare professionals in medical offices, physician groups, and ASCs with a desire to improve patient safety and reduce patient risk, including professionals working in quality, risk, patient safety, quality improvement, and legal staff, executive leaders, and outside counsel and consultants for medical offices, ASCs or health systems.

Register for Medical Office and Ambulatory Surgery Center Webinar (05/19/16)

Research Alert: Webinar Save the Date! Exploring Rural and Urban Mortality Differences

May 19, 2016

Rural Health Research & Policy Centers. View the Research Alert.

Research Alert: Adverse Childhood Experiences in Rural and Urban Contexts

May 18, 2016

Rural Health Research & Policy Centers. View the Research Alert.

Opioid epidemic feature article & model program; Funding: behavioral health workforce; Reports: VA HIE success, rural child poverty; more

May 18, 2016

Rural Health Information Hub. View the 5.18.16 updates.

EMS Grant Writing 101 Virtual Conference- June 15, 22 & 29

May 18, 2016

View the EMS Grant Writing Virtual Conference Flyer.

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