Vance Brown, MD, Chief Medical Officer, MaineHealth September 25 th , 2008. Practice Improvement Series Meeting (PRISM) 6 . Preparing for an Aging Maine. Sponsored by MaineHealth and the Maine Physicians-Hospital Organization. How many attendees Are attending a PRISM for the first time?
September 25th, 2008
Practice Improvement Series Meeting (PRISM) 6
Preparing for an Aging Maine
Sponsored by MaineHealth and the Maine Physicians-Hospital Organization
Are attending a PRISM for the first time?
Have been to one previous PRISM?
Have been to more than one previous PRISM?Welcome!
Practice nurse or MA
Practice physician, NP, or PA
Other practice support staff
MH, MMC, or MMC PHO staff
PRISM 7 – January 22, 2009
Access and Efficiency
PRISM 8 – May 14, 2009
PRISM 9 – September 24, 2009
Childhood and Adult Obesity
2009 Practice Improvement Meetings
Dates and Themes
Education & training sessions delivered locally – when & where you need them!
Topics of your choice – e.g.
Building effective teams in a busy practice
Diabetes tools of the trade
What you must know about Asthma / COPD
Gearing up for Falls Assessments
Complete a request today!Regional Improvement Meetings
Opportunity to visit, learn from other practices where you need them!
Potential topics – see how others have done it
Open access scheduling
Organizing your team
Preparing for EMR implementation
Join us today at our Open Forum Discussion session at 10:20 and learn more on how to network and meet other interested practices!Practice Networking
Open to any PCP practice where you need them!
No charge for participation
Expectations (minimal) for some offerings:
Outreach visits to offices
Practice NetworkingMHLC - Who Can Participate?
Don’t miss… where you need them!
Medication Management and Reconciliation
Osteoporosis: Bone Up on the Facts & Treatments
Depression and Older Adults
The Aging Workforce: Opportunities and Challenges
Summary of the day and prize drawings (be present to win!)Preparing for an Aging Maine
Rx for Improvement where you need them!
I am committed to taking the following actions to
improve the way that I care for patients:
I will: __________________________________________________________
Circle the number that represents your confidence in completing these actions.
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Name: __________________________________________ Date: __________
Not sure how to get started? Need help? Contact the MaineHealth Learning Community! We offer: Regional Improvement Meetings, Practice Networking, Practice Improvement Series Meetings (PRISMs), and other tools and resources.
Visit our website: http://www.mpho.org/MHLC
to learn more!
Patients as Advisors where you need them!
Look into starting a Patient Advisory Team
Listen attentively and answer all patient questions
Develop a process for every patient to receive a copy of their medication list at the completion of each visit
Communicate at literacy level more consciously
Personal Goals- take care of YOU!
Work to become more engaged in personal health care
Eat healthierPRISM 5 – Your Rx’s!
Give some thought to your Rx and complete today! where you need them!
Those who complete an Rx will be eligible to participate in today’s raffle!PRISM 6 – Your Rx’s??
Will be in your email ‘inbox’ on Monday, Sept. 29 where you need them!th
You will have 2 weeks to complete
Must complete if you want CME
Your feedback is important!CME! PRISM 6 Survey