Events: Quality

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Partnership HealthPlan of California offers a variety of Quality and Performance Improvement webinars, in-person trainings, and conferences. Review upcoming events and details below:


May 2022

Session 1 of 5: ABCs of Quality Improvement (QI): Introduction to Quality and Goal Setting

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The ABCs of QI is designed to teach the basic principles of quality improvement. Session 1 will provide an introduction to quality and the Model for Improvement, as well as how to create strong aim statements and an introduction to the project charter.  

Target Audience: Clinicians, practice managers and quality improvement team who are new or need a refresher on the basic principles of quality improvement.

Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
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*Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

**Application for CE credit has been filed with the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16728. Determination of credit is pending.

Continuing Medical Education CLC and IB Standards - Assembly Bill (AB) Links

Session 2 of 5: ABCs of Quality Improvement (QI): Using Data for Quality Improvement

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The ABCs of QI is designed to teach the basic principles of quality improvement. Session 2 will provide an overview of how to define, interpret and display data in quality improvement. 

Target Audience: Clinicians, practice managers and quality improvement team who are new or need a refresher on the basic principles of quality improvement.

Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
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*Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

**Application for CE credit has been filed with the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16728. Determination of credit is pending.

Continuing Medical Education CLC and IB Standards - Assembly Bill (AB) Links

 

June 2022

Session 3 of 5: ABCs of Quality Improvement (QI): How Do We Know that Change Is an Improvement?

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The ABCs of QI is designed to teach the basic principles of quality improvement. In Session 3, we will take a deep dive into the role of measurement in quality improvement.  

Target Audience: Clinicians, practice managers and quality improvement team who are new or need a refresher on the basic principles of quality improvement.

Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
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*Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

**Application for CE credit has been filed with the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16728. Determination of credit is pending.

Continuing Medical Education CLC and IB Standards - Assembly Bill (AB) Links

Accelerated Learning Education Program Webinars

The Accelerated Learning webinars are designed to enhance learning on a subgroup of measures that are part of our Primary Care Provider Pay for Performance Program (PCP QIP).

Pediatric Health - A Cluster of Services for 0 - 2 Years Old
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Target Audience: Clinicians, practice managers, quality improvement team, and staff who are responsible for participating and leading quality improvement efforts within their organization.

This learning session will cover Partnership HealthPlan of California's Primary Care Provider Quality Incentive Program measures.

Objectives:

          • Understand clinical background, specifications, and performance threshold definitions of well-child visits for the First 15 Months of Life and Childhood Immunizations Status measures.
          • Ensure that blood lead screening is being documented and dental fluoride varnish use is being promoted.
          • Document the minimum five components that are necessary for clinical standard practice for well-child visits for 0-2 year olds.
          • Identify best and promising practices that can be used to address clinical process, interpersonal communication, education, outreach, and technical barriers to improve well-child and immunizations services for children ages 0-2.

Date: Tuesday, June 07, 2022
Time: Noon - 1:15 p.m.
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The AAFP has reviewed Accelerated Learning Education Program, and deemed it acceptable for AAFP credit. Term of approval is from 01/18/2022 to 01/18/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit approval includes the following session(s): up to 1.00 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed Credit(s) - Pediatric Health - A Cluster of Services for 0-2 Year Olds.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16728, for up to 1.00 contact hours.

Session 4 of 5: ABCs of Quality Improvement (QI): What Changes Can We Make That Will Result in Improvement?

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The ABCs of QI is designed to teach the basic principles of quality improvement. In Session 4, we will introduce and practice creating Driver Diagram and Process Mapping, tools used to brainstorm change ideas. 

Target Audience: Clinicians, practice managers and quality improvement team who are new or need a refresher on the basic principles of quality improvement. 

Date: Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
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*Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

**Application for CE credit has been filed with the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16728. Determination of credit is pending.

Continuing Medical Education CLC and IB Standards - Assembly Bill (AB) Links

Using Lean and A3 Thinking to Manage Improvement Projects

This course will provide an introduction to Lean Thinking and how improvement teams can use the A3 tool to manage the full cycle of an improvement project from planning, monitoring, and sharing what you are leaning.

Target Audience: Quality improvement staff, team leaders, managers, and front-line staff

Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Time: Noon - 1:15 p.m.
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Session 5 of 5: ABCs of Quality Improvement (QI): Testing Change Ideas - Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA)
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The ABCs of QI is designed to teach the basic principles of quality improvement. In Session 5, we will cover the use of the Plan-Do-Study-Act Cycle (PDSA) and the required steps from testing to implementing changes. 

Target Audience: Clinicians, practice managers and quality improvement team who are new or need a refresher on the basic principles of quality improvement.

Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
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*Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

**Application for CE credit has been filed with the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16728. Determination of credit is pending.

Continuing Medical Education CLC and IB Standards - Assembly Bill (AB) Links

July 2022

Accelerated Learning Education Program Webinars

The Accelerated Learning webinars are designed to enhance learning on a subgroup of measures that are part of our Primary Care Provider Pay for Performance Program (PCP QIP).

Pediatric Health - Child and Adolescent Well-Care Visits (3-17 years), Screenings, and Immunizations for Adolescents
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Target Audience: Clinicians, practice managers, quality improvement team, and staff who are responsible for participating and leading quality improvement efforts within their organization.
This learning session will cover Partnership HealthPlan of California's Primary Care Provider Quality Incentive Program measures.

Objectives:

    • Understand clinical background, specifications, and performance threshold definitions of the PCP QIP Child and Adolescent Well-Care Visits, Screenings, and Immunizations for Adolescents measures.
    • Apply documentation requirements, including telehealth, to maximize measure performance adherence in the delivery of child and adolescent well-care visits, screenings, and immunizations of adolescent clinical services.
    • Ensure that screenings such as Weight Assessment and Counseling for Nutrition and Physical Activity for Children/Adolescents are documented in the child and adolescent well-care visits assessment.  
    • Identify best and promising practices that can be used to address clinical work flows, interpersonal communication, member and staff education, outreach, and technical tips to improve child and adolescent well-care visits, screenings, and immunizations for adolescents.
Date: Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Time: Noon - 1:15 p.m.
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The AAFP has reviewed Accelerated Learning Education Program, and deemed it acceptable for AAFP credit. Term of approval is from 01/18/2022 to 01/18/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit approval includes the following session(s): up to 1.00 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed Credit(s) - Pediatric Health - Child and Adolescent Well-Care Visits (3 - 17 years), Screenings, and Immunizations for Adolescents.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16728, for up to 1.00 contact hours.







Trainings and events are reserved for PHC network providers and/or organizations serving our members. Please contact the Performance Improvement Team to request participation if you are out of our network area.


Past Events

Man​​aging Pain Safely
HEDIS
Partnership Improvement Academy
Primary Care Provider Quality Improvement Program
Hospital Quality Improvement Program
Long-Term Care Quality Improvement Program
Social Determinants of Health

​HEDIS 
 

HEDIS 2017
Medical Record Retrieval and Review

An informational webinar on the process for Medical Record Retrieval and Review will be held on:

Monday, January 23
Noon - 1 p.m.

Stra​​tegic ​Initiatives

 

Managing Pain Safely

There are currently no Managing Pain Safely events scheduled at this time. Please check back for future events.​

 

​​​​​Social​ ​Determinants of Health

There are currently no Social Determinants of Health events scheduled at this time.  Please check back for future events.


 

 

Partnership Improvement Academy

 ADVANCE 2017

Essentials for Quality Improvement

ADVANCE is a free, Quality Improvement training program that prepares a team to lead and sustain quality improvement initiatives. Program applications available December 15, 2016 - January 31, 2017.

 

ABCs of Quality Improvement

An Introduction to Quality Improvement

The ABCs of Quality Improvement (QI) is a one-day in-person training designed to teach you the basic principles of Quality Improvement.
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Date: March 2, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location: Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel and Spa
                 170 Railroad Street, Santa Rosa

​Qu​ali​ty​ Improvement Program


 

​2017 LTC Q​IP Kick-Off Webinar

An overview of the QIP program including eligibility requirements, program structure, and measures will be discussed during this webinar:  This informational webinar will be held on:

Wednesday, January 11
Noon to 1 p.m.  

PCP QIP Measurement Year

Transition Webinar

Beginning in 2018, the PCP QIP will transition from
the fiscal year (July 1 – June 30) to the calendar year (January 1 – December 31). The webinar will share
important information regarding the project plan and
timeline. Find out how your site may be affected by
attending this informational webinar:

Monday, January 30
Noon to 1 p.m.