5033.0 Use of the Medical Home to Promote Public Health

Wednesday, November 2, 2011: 8:30 AM
Session Objectives: 1.) Describe the multi-faceted approach to improving the health of the local community in Howard County, MD 2.) Discuss how health issues of national importance can be addressed on a local level 3.) Discuss the role healthcare interpreters play in increasing cultural competency between healthcare providers and limited English proficient patients.
Maureen Pike, BSN, RN, MPH
Maureen Pike, BSN, RN, MPH

9:06 AM
Selected evaluation results from an innovative health access plan: The Healthy Howard Health Plan
Eileen M. McDonald, MS, Shannon Frattaroli, PhD, MPH, Elizabeth Edsall-Kromm, PhD, Xia Ma, MS and David Holtgrave, PhD

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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)