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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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About GLPTN

GLPTN Network Hub The Great Lakes Practice Transformation Network is managed by a central hub at the Indiana University School of Medicine. Teams at our partner organizations in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan implement and run the program for their respective states (see left). Michigan runs the program for our clinicians in Ohio.

Our Goals

  • To provide better care to patients, at a lower cost, for better health outcomes for 10 million patients across Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio
  • To partner with 15,500 providers to transform their practice in preparation for upcoming health care mandates and share their learnings
  • To empower clinicians by delivering personalized resources tailored to each practice’s needs and offering the best customer service possible.

Our Mission
To empower clinicians with information, services, and support to bring joy to the practice of medicine and provide the best care, at a lower cost, for better health outcomes for 10 million Americans.

Our Vision
Transforming health for all — now!

Our Values
Collaborative • Personalized • Trusted • Flexible • Patient-centered • Joy

Our Quality Measures
Asian doctorThe GLPTN will provide technical assistance to participating organizations over the next four years to improve these major quality measures:

  • Medication Management (HBP Control)
  • Medication Management (Anticoagulants)
  • Flu Vaccination
  • COPD Management
  • CHF Management
  • Depression Screening & Follow-up
  • Diabetes Management
  • Other,  practice-identified priorities for clinical quality improvement