National Disparities LAN Event: December 2018

Topic: Addressing Disparities: Best Practices for Communicating about Accomplishments in Health Equity

Date: Wednesday, December 122018

Time: 3:00 - 4:30 PM ET

Registration Required: Register here.


Audience:

This event is open to beneficiaries, families, healthcare providers, practitioners, partners, and Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organizations.

Event Description:

You deserve recognition for your accomplishments in health equity! Celebrating accomplishments can help to motivate teams, sustain progress, and spur others into action if you communicate in an accurate, sensitive, and impactful way. In this event, experts in communications and health equity will offer strategies for sharing success stories, including communications advice specific to disparities and health equity. Come prepared to brag about your successes and learn how to best present them!

Click here for the flyer for this event.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Be able to identify success that are worth sharing
  2. Describe two general strategies for effective communication about successes
  3. Discuss additional strategies for communicating about health equity successes

Slides & Recorded Presentation:

  • Stay tuned for the slides for this event.
  • Stay tuned for the recorded presentation.

Meet the Speakers:

Alexa Newlin, MA
Marketing Specialist
Program Collaboration Center - Integrated Communications (PCC-IC)

Melanie Wasserman, PhD
Managing Consultant
The Lewin Group/​QIN NCC

Brenda Jenkins, RN, D.Ay., CDOE, CPEHR, PCMH CCE
Senior Program Administrator
Healthcentric Advisors/​New England QIN-QIO

Supplemental Resources:

  1. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Cargen E, and Westen D (2010). A New Way to Talk about the Social Determinants of Health. https://www.rwjf.org/en/library/research/2010/01/a-new-way-to-talk-about-the-social-determinants-of-health.html
  2. Thomspon, D, ed. (2016). Why Frames Matter. Chapter 5 in Framing the Dialog on Race and Ethnicity to Advance Health Equity, National Academies of Science, Health and Medicine Division. https://www.nap.edu/read/23576/chapter/6

Continuing Education:

CME/CE Credit Provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare

Physicians:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare, CRW & Associates and Telligen. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants:

NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Pharmacy:

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare approves this knowledge-based activity for 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs). UAN 0077-9999-18-049-L04-P; UAN 0077-9999-18-049-L04-T. Initial Release Date: 12/12/2018

Nursing:

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is awarded 1.5 contact hours.

Nurse Practitioners:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) through the joint providership of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare, CRW & Associates and Telligen. 

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider Number: 030803.

This activity is approved for 1.5 contact hours which includes 0 hour(s) of pharmacology. Activity ID #218105-4.

Dietitians:

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 1.5 continuing professional education unit (CPEU) for completion of this program/​material. CDR Accredited Provider #AN008. The focus of this activity is rated Level 2. Learners may submit evaluations of program/​materials quality to the CDR at www.cdrnet.org.