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Last-Minute Lowdown

This weekly e-bulletin provides the latest news and resources specific to immunizations, long-term care and skilled nursing facilities. We also provide a recording of the most recent weekly webinar as well as a link to register for next week's topic. To be added to our mailing list for this newsletter, please email ccaudill@qualityinsights.org

The Neighborhood Buzz

This monthly Partnership for Community Health e-newsletter provides resources and updates on our key project areas, including cardiovascular health, care coordination, chronic disease self-management, immunization, opioid misuse and utilization and more. To be added to our mailing list for this newsletter, please email kstevens@qualityinsights.org

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Upcoming Events & Webinars

 

We offer high quality learning opportunities featuring expert speakers on topics important to you. Many of our programs offer continuing education credits as well. 

Missed an event? Watch a recording of one of our archived webinars on our Multimedia Page

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April 17, 2024
Updates to Enhanced Barrier Precautions Guidance
2 PM ET

Join us Wednesday, April 17, at 2 p.m. ET, for an overview of enhanced barrier precautions (EBPs) and the latest EBP guidance for nursing homes.

This webinar will review: 

  • The history of multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs); the cause, spread, colonization, infection; and who is at risk
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) rationale for recommending EBPs
  • Guidelines for implementation of EPBs to the nursing home population

We're joined by Dr. Jean Storm, Medical Director at Quality Insights. 

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April 24, 2024
Taking Control of Adverse Events
2 PM ET

Join us Wednesday, April 24, at 2 p.m. ET, for a discussion on adverse events. This discussion will: 

  • Highlight the correlation between adverse events and hospital events
  • Explore the term "adverse event" 
  • Discuss the Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) process to reduce hospital events
  • Demonstrate the use of an adverse event tool

We're joined by Patty Austin, Quality Improvement Specialist at Quality Insights. 

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Partner News & Events


The following information includes updates and upcoming events from partners and stakeholders within our communities as well as national stakeholders like the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

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May 10, 2024 @ 12 PM ET
Ensuring MOUD Treatment through the Care Continuum
Session 8: Sustaining Recovery for Patients on MOUD (Part 2)

Quality Insights invites you to register for the next webinar in the "Ensuring Medication for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD) Treatment through the Care Continuum" series.

Session 8 will be held Friday, May 10, 2024, at 12 p.m. ET. The topic is "Sustaining Recovery for Patients on MOUD." It will focus on alternatives to opioids (ALTO), peer support, narcotics anonymous meetings, counseling, and use of technologies.

This is Part 2 of the previous month's discussion and will feature a panel discussion on the topic.

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The Ensuring MOUD Treatment through the Care Continuum webinar series is hosted in collaboration with all of the Quality Innovation Network – Quality Improvement Organizations (QIN-QIOs). Quality Insights is the QIN-QIO for Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

The webinars focus on MOUD treatment within nursing home/hospital care transitions but is appropriate for all care settings, including nursing homes, clinics, and hospital care teams and their partners.

To learn more about this series, download the event flyer.