Massachusetts Medical Society: Electronic Health Records - Understanding the Payment Landscape - Module 1

Electronic Health Records - Understanding the Payment Landscape - Module 1

Electronic Health Records - Understanding the Payment Landscape - Module 1

Many state and federal initiatives are built upon the same principles of patient centered care. Understanding the core concepts of these programs will help organizations to streamline workflows and build a foundation for success for the evolving world of risk-based contracts.

Learning Objectives

  • Summarize the basic principles of a PCMH model of care.
  • Discuss workflow changes and health information technology to (HIT) requirements to support care coordination activities activities.
  • Apply PCMH principles to advance care coordination among community partners within an ACO.
  • Understand how to apply PCMH principles maximize risk-based contracts 

Faculty
Samantha Sawdon, PCMH CCE
Samantha Sawdon is a Managing Consultant with MAeHC. Ms. Sawdon is an experienced professional with the ability to manage operations, implement change, processes and people. Well-versed in business and office management and able to effectively multi-task and re-prioritize as needs change. She has expertise in managing enterprise-wide health information technology projects, including coordination of stakeholder and vendors, project research, specifications, and deliverables, implementation strategies, user application definition and workflow design, validation processes, quality assurance, and support. She has strong leadership skills to focus her teams on project timelines and deliverables.

Courtney Beach, PCMH CCE
Courtney Beach is a Senior Consultant with MAeHC. Ms. Beach is an experienced professional with extensive knowledge in practice and operations
management, medical management compliance, and overall workflow optimization. Ms. Beach has provided guidance and assistance to ACO’s, EHR vendors, and various types of healthcare organizations in practice transformation services and the facilitation of NCQA patient Centered Medical Home. Ms. Beach has assisted multiple organizations to provide expertise on clinical workflow designs, care-standardization protocols, and quality improvement activities, care coordination and population health management.

Course Fees
MMS Member Physicians: $12
Nonmember Physicians: $22
Allied Health Professionals: $9.60

Format:  Video & Slides 

CME Credit:  1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Accreditation Statement  
The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement 
The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for risk management study.

National Commission on Certification of Physicians Assistant (NCCPA).
Physician Assistants may claim a maximum of 1.00 Category 1 credit for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.

A score of 70% or higher is required to receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Activity Term
Original Released Date: November 6, 2018      
Review Date: N/A      
Termination Date: November 6, 2021  

System requirements:
Desktops/Laptops

Windows, XP, Vista, 7, 8
Mac OSX 10.6 higher
Most modern browsers including:
IE8,9,10
Firefox 18.0+
Chrome 26+
Safari 5+
Flash player  is required for some Online CME courses.
 
Mobile/Tablet
iOS devices beginning with OS version 5 or higher (includes, iPhone, ipad and iTouch devices)
Android devices including tablets and phones.
Windows RT and tablets on Windows 8 are also supported.


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