142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Evidence Based Quality of Care Elements

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Wednesday, November 19, 2014: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
There is a need to understand the value of using standards to drive quality improvement. This session describes testing interventions, standardizing the process ,using data points to measure quality improvement and evaluating the quality of evidence showing the effectiveness of an intervention.
Session Objectives: Discuss how to evaluate and continuously improve processes, programs and interventions.

Motivating behavior change in adult survivors of childhood cancer: A randomized controlled trial (RCT) from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (CCSS)
Cheryl Cox, RN, PhD, Wendy Leisenring, ScD, Kayla Stratton, MS, Brenda Steen, MSN, Susan Ogg, MSN, Nina Tinner, MA, Leslie L. Robison, PhD and Melissa M. Hudson, MD
Integrating community health workers into mainstream health systems through partnerships
Pamela A. Kulbok, DNSc, RN, PHCNS-BC, FAAN, Lisa Sgarlata, MSN, RN, FACHE, Shawanda Poree, MBA, BSN, RN, Loraine Frank-Lightfoot, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, Sheila Davis, DNP, ANP-BC, FAAN and Beth Brooks, PhD, RN, FACHE

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by: Breastfeeding Forum, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health

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

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