December 2017

Opioid Use Management Series Part 5: Paving a Path to Opioid Use Disorder Recovery

December 15th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar will examine the fundamental steps for maintaining an opioid-free lifestyle and the role providers and public health professionals toward supporting patients. Our experts will discuss recovery and best practices [...]

November 2017

Opioid Use Management Series Part 4: Integration of Clinical and Community-Based Interventions to Address Opioid Overdoses

November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar will explore how a community-based organization from Kennesaw State University, is working with primary care centers to address opioid overdoses. Our experts will examine best practices for addressing an overdose [...]

Opioid Use Management Series Part 3: “Using Technology to Treat Opioid Abuse: From the Clinic to the Community”

November 1st, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar will highlight how technology is being used to identify and treat patients with opioid use disorder. The 1-hour webinar will examine some examples of how researchers and providers are [...]

October 2017

Opioid Use Management Series Part 2: “Integration of Behavioral Health and Primary Care to Effectively Treat Opioid Use Disorder”

October 11th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar will examine best practices in the integration of behavioral health and primary care in the treatment of opioid use disorder. Our experts with discuss the importance of collaborative work [...]

September 2017

Opioid Use Management Series Part 1: “Detection, Treatment, and Trends in Opioid Used Disorder”

September 28th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar will examine methods being used in care centers nationwide to detect and treat patients with opioid use disorder. This one-hour webinar will explore how providers distinguish between the patients [...]

June 2017

Big Tobacco’s Interest in eCigs

June 29th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar will examine the legacy of Big Tobacco companies and the impact Big Tobacco will have on the future of e-Cigarettes nationwide through an analysis of policy and advertisement. Additionally, [...]

Part 2 – Collaboration to Diabetes Health Equity: Best Practices, Next Steps, and Sustainability

June 21st, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: The delivery of health care by a coordinated team of individuals has always been assumed to be a good thing. Patients reap the benefits of more eyes and ears, the insights [...]

Know Your Quality Payment Program Resources!

June 20th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: What does my practice do now? We know MACRA is designed to drive changes in healthcare payment models; but the real question is what do we do next? Sign up for [...]

Part 1 – Collaboration to Diabetes Health Equity: Initiating Collaboration to Change

June 14th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: The delivery of health care by a coordinated team of individuals has always been assumed to be a good thing. Patients reap the benefits of more eyes and ears, the insights [...]

May 2017

How are the Policies for Reducing Opioid Addiction Impacting the Delivery of Care in Your Clinic and Community?

May 10th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: Protocols and guidelines have been presented by organizations designed to improve the monitoring and prescribing of opioids. This webinar will discuss policy recommendations that can stem and reduce the opioid epidemic [...]

March 2017

Part 2: Paying for Quality: What is the Impact on Health Equity?

March 30th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: Despite recent gains in overall quality of health outcomes, health disparities continue to persist. Health disparities adversely affect groups of people who have systematically experienced greater obstacles to health based on [...]

Part IV: A Multi-Layered Approach to Medication Adherence for Vulnerable Populations

March 29th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars, Novo Nordisk|

COURSE INFORMATION: Studies continue to report poorer glycemic control, and a higher incidence of diabetes related complications among African Americans and Hispanic Americans as compared with non-Hispanic Caucasians with Type 2 Diabetes. Despite [...]

What Do We Know About eCigarettes?

March 8th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar will examine the facts and fiction associated with electronic cigarettes. Studies are currently underway to better understand the short term and long term effects of e-Cigarettes and whether they [...]

February 2017

Part III: Addressing Poor outcomes through Medication Adherence – Insulin and other Injectables

February 24th, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars, Novo Nordisk|

COURSE INFORMATION: In this webinar, our expert presenters discuss the incidence, impact, drivers of medication non-adherence for racial and ethnic patients with diabetes. They critique the practice of prescribing insulin to address poor [...]

Words Matter, Reducing the Stigma of Substance Use Disorders (SUD)

February 21st, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars|

COURSE INFORMATION: The stigmatization of Substance Use Disorders (SUD), and the individuals diagnosed with them, is perpetuated and exacerbated by the language and terms used in reference to them, which is more appropriate [...]

Part II: Unlocking the Keys to Effective Insulin and Incretin Mimetic Therapy

February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Archived Webinars, Novo Nordisk|

COURSE INFORMATION: Studies continue to report poorer glycemic control, and a higher incidence of diabetes related complications among African Americans and Hispanic Americans as compared with non-Hispanic Caucasians with Type 2 Diabetes. Despite [...]

December 2016

Part I: Health Equity Implications Of Insulin Non-Adherence Among Patients with Diabetes

December 7th, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars, Novo Nordisk|

COURSE INFORMATION: Non-adherence to insulin is a critical issue commonly associated with sub-optimal health and impedes the advancements essential to improved health outcomes. This webinar will examine how on an average, one-third [...]

July 2016

08/16/16 – Preparing for Meaningful Use Modified Stage 2 2016: Are You Ready?

July 4th, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars|Tags: |

COURSE INFORMATION Original Release Date: 08/16//2016 12-1pm EST,  Termination Date: TBD Webinar Overview: The purpose of this webinar is to familiarize providers with the EHR Incentive Program’s Meaningful Use Modified Stage 2 requirements [...]

9/20/16 Addressing Depression and Disease Distress in Patients with Diabetes in FQHCs: The EPiC-4DM Project

July 4th, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars|Tags: |

COURSE INFORMATION: Overview: Diabetes distress (DD) refers to the often hidden emotional burdens, stresses, and worries that are part of managing a demanding, progressive, chronic disease like diabetes. DD is a critical, yet often [...]

June 2016

Lessons Learned & Best Practices for Tobacco Prevention During Pregnancy (3 of 3)

June 27th, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars, Tobacco Tips|Tags: |

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar discussed the harmful effects of smoking during pregnancy and how primary care providers, mainly OBGYN’S, can address tobacco prevention in the clinic setting. Learn to identify best practices for healthcare professionals [...]

Increasing Access for Underserved Populations Using Telemedicine

June 16th, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars|Tags: |

COURSE INFORMATION: Telemedicine has the potential to advance health equity by increasing access to primary and specialty care for underserved populations. Despite the increasing evidence base establishing the effectiveness of telemedicine, a number of [...]

Paying for Quality: What is the Impact on Health Equity?

June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars|Tags: |

COURSE INFORMATION: The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) dramatically changed how health care providers get paid, shifting from a volume-based payment system to a value-based system. The Centers for [...]

May 2016

How to Use the New CDC Guidelines on Opioids for Treatment

May 12th, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars|Tags: |

COURSE INFORMATION:  This webinar will examine the new guidelines released by the CDC for prescribing opioids to patients. Our speakers will explore the benefits and challenges posed by these new guidelines and the impact [...]

April 2016

Treating Patients with Mental Health Conditions Who Use Tobacco (Topic 2 of 3)

April 27th, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars, Tobacco Tips|Tags: |

COURSE INFORMATION: Individuals with any mental health problem, e.g., depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, are more likely to smoke than those without a mental illness (59.1%) (SA MHSA, 2014) Consequently, they experience more smoking related morbidity [...]

Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (Stage 2 MU Update)

April 19th, 2016|Categories: Archived Webinars|Tags: |

COURSE INFORMATION: This webinar will provide opportunities to share the TCPI (Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative) and how Compass PTN (Practice Transformation Network) may help the physicians in preparing for the future. Objectives: Improve Program Value and Deliverables [...]