Practice Transformation: Learning Collaborative

The Future of Primary Care in Delaware:

An update on payment model changes, state innovation, and resources to help your practice be successful in a changing healthcare landscape.

CME Opportunity
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
7:30 AM – 1:30 PM
The Outlook at the Duncan Center
500 West Loockerman St., Dover, DE 19904

Program Description

This learning collaborative is designed to educate health care providers on the state's efforts to increase quality, and reduce costs of health care. Learning objectives will focus on value-based care, understanding the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) and building capabilities to deliver better care through practice transformation. Other components of the learning collaborative include a better utilization of team based care and a networking session on key initiatives from the Delaware Center for Health Innovation (DCHI), on Behavioral Health Integration and Workforce Curriculum.

Target Audience

  • Primary Care Providers
  • Practice Managers
  • Specialist Providers (e.g. behavioral and mental health)
  • State of Delaware Leadership
  • DCHI Leadership and Committee Members
  • Public/Private stakeholders interested in learning about the State’s SIM initiatives

Practice Leadership and Providers, Nurse Care Managers, Medical Assistants, and Office staff members are all invited to come learn together as a team!

Registration Information:

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Hosted By the Delaware Health Care Commission (DHCC) and the Delaware Center for Health Innovation (DCHI)

For More Information, Contact the Delaware Health Care Commission
Phone: 302-739-2730 | E-mail: dhcc@state.de.us

Practice Transformation: Team-based Care, Paymment/Practice Reform, Behavioral Health Integration, MACRA

Continuing Medical Education (CME) for Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the the joint providership of the Medical Society of Delaware and the Delaware Health Care Commission. The Medical Society of Delaware is accredited by the ACCME to provide CME activities for physicians.

The Medical Society of Delaware designates this live continuing medical education activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

It is the policy of the Medical Society of Delaware to comply with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Medical Education. In keeping with these standards, all faculty participating in continuing medical education activities provided by the Medical Society of Delaware are expected to disclose to the activity audience any real or apparent conflicts of interest related to the content of their presentation.

Joint providership of CME by the Medical Society of Delaware in no way implies endorsement or recommendation of any product or service.

This activity is supported by a CMMI-SIM Cooperative Agreement grant.

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AGENDA (draft)

Tuesday, January 24, 2017, Agenda subject to change

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Registration
8:00 AM – 8:20 AM

Introduction
Event Moderator: TBD (DCHI Clinical Committee Chair)

Welcome Message:
Governor (or designee-e.g. Cabinet Secretary, Department of Health & Social Services)

8:20 AM – 8:45 AM

Opening Plenary: National Policy and State SIM Updates
TBD- Laura Howard, Executive Director, Delaware Health Care Commission and/or
Julane Armbrister, Executive Director, Delaware Center for Health Innovation (DCHI)
Event Moderator: TBD (DCHI Clinical Committee Chair)

8:45 AM – 9:30 AM

Healthcare Theater Simulation
University of Delaware, College of Health Sciences

9:30 AM – 10:45 AM

The Future of Primary Care in Delaware: Expert panel discussion on Practice Transformation Milestones; Payment and Practice Reform; and Behavioral Health Integration
Speakers TBD [by Practice Transformation Vendors]

10:45 AM – 10:55 AM
BREAK
10:55 AM – 12:10 PM

Team-based Care and Collective Impact-Peer Learning Networking Session
Speakers TBD (NJAFP & UD)

12:10 PM – 12:20 PM
Transition to Working Lunch with Key Note Presentation
12:20 PM – 1:15 PM

LUNCH

Key Note Presentation: Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA)
Speakers TBD (MACRA)

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM

Closing Remarks
Julane Armbrister, Executive Director, Delaware Center for Health Innovation (DCHI) and/or Laura Howard, Executive Director, Delaware Health Care Commission

Featuring:

Speakers from the Centers of Medicaid & Medicare Services (CMS), Delaware Payers and State leaders to discuss the changing landscape of health care.

The agenda will focus on practical strategies to support primary care practices as they become actively engaged in the transformation efforts across the health care system.

Desired guest speakers:

  • Governor John Carney (or his designee)
  • Cabinet Secretary, Department of Health & Social Services (if appointed)
  • CMS Speaker on MACRA – To be determined (TBD)
  • Julane Armbrister, Executive Director, Delaware Center for Health Innovation (DCHI) and/or
  • Laura Howard, Executive Director, Delaware Health Care Commission

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