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Clinician's Perspective

I'm very excited to be part of GLPTN and witness firsthand some of the exciting changes that are taking place in our healthcare system to help promote high quality care. I hope to see the tools of implementation science put to the test to help rapidly disseminate meaningful improvements to healthcare processes and ultimately to patients' lives.Ashley Overley, MD, Assistant Medical Director, Division of Mental Health & Addiction IN Family & Social Services Administration

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Conferences


QPP Indiana Jumpstart Conference
October 11, 2017, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ivy Tech Corporate College & Culinary Center
2820 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN

Hosted by Purdue Healthcare Advisors and Qsource, the QPP Indiana Jumpstart Conference is aimed at helping Indiana clinicians and healthcare administrators move forward on Quality Payment Program (QPP) reporting.

Agenda:
This full-day, no-cost conference will feature presentations from Indiana and CMS speakers, group presentations, and personalized assistance on QPP reporting. QPP Advisors will be on hand to give customized, in-person assistance on QPP eligibility; MIPS scoring and reporting in 2017; understanding your QRUR; APMs; quality improvement; and demonstrations on how to navigate the QPP Resource Center’s website portal dedicated to helping Midwest clinicians.

Target Audience:
Representatives from all Indiana healthcare organizations are welcome, regardless of hospital/practice/clinic size or participation status in the QPP Resource Center™ or the Great Lakes Practice Transformation Network (GLPTN). Clinicians are encouraged to attend but, if you can only send one person, send your practice manager or the person responsible for QPP reporting.

Register now for the event at https://pha.purdue.edu/qpp-jumpstart.


Primary Care Innovations Conference and Choosing Wisely Workshop [SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE]
Oct. 11-12, 2017, in Washington, DC
The Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative is offering conference registration scholarships to select TCPI participants. This year’s conference features innovators in the primary care environment that exemplify new Shared Principles of Primary Care. TCPI scholars will dialogue with subject matter experts on implications of these innovations for person and family engagement. The PCPCC SAN post-conference workshop will examine application of person and family engagement strategies with Choosing Wisely decisions. PCPCC’s forum charts a new course for primary care that incorporates population health, commits to stewardship of scare resources, relies on team-based care and successfully engages patients in decision-making. Teams that include patients, clinicians, and QI staff are given scholarship preference. Physicians may earn CME credits.  Contact Liza Greenberg, PCPCC SAN Project Director for details.  (PCPCC SAN)


Minimally Disruptive Medicine: Effective Care that Fits 2017
October 23-24, 2017, at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN
Two-day intensive that gives participants a kind and careful frame for considering the provision of healthcare for patients with chronic conditions: Minimally Disruptive Medicine (MDM), designed to provide participants both conceptual and practical knowledge of the topic, lectures provide a conceptual overview of MDM and of our research work to-date, Interactive workshops focus on giving participants tools that they can use directly in their individual practice and as part of healthcare or research teams, and workshops provide space for conversations that consider practical steps to implement MDM tools and concepts into practice, and about ways to help develop MDM further. (Mayo PTN)


The Power of Fully Informed Health 10th Annual Health Current Summit
October 30-31, 2017, at the Renaissance Phoenix/Glendale Resort & Spa in Glendale, AZ
Health Current has become the nation’s fastest growing health information exchange (HIE), growing more than 800% over the past two years. This year’s Summit & Trade Show will feature presentations, discussions and breakout sessions on how health information, innovative solutions and one-connection technology can achieve the triple aim of improved care, improved outcomes and lower costs. (AzHeC PTN)


Population Health Symposium: Transforming Care Delivery to Improve Population Health
February 25-26, 2018, at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN
Create a collaborative learning environment to support the development and implementation of population health care delivery models to promote population health and health equity. Objectives: Discuss a team-based care delivery model that includes behavioral health, enhanced access and community partnership, understand the use of data analytics to improve care delivery, understand readiness to transition to advanced alternative payment models. Target Audience: Clinicians, researchers, administrators, policy makers and other health care professionals. Save the date – registration information to be provided at later date. (Mayo PTN)