142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Invited session: Up and coming public health researchers

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
The session features the work of young researchers in management of chronic diseases and quality outcomes. Specifically the session addresses the integration of medical and behavioural health, cancer costs in a large organization, diabetes management in setting of hunger and the role of the EMR in managing cost and quality measures in cardiology procedures.
Session Objectives: Identify components of successful integration of behavioural and medical services Discuss financial and system issues in providing quality care for cancer, diabetes and heart disease
Linda D. Green, MD and Özlem H. Ersin, MBA, MEd, PhD

Food insecurity and medication scrimping among U.S. adults with diabetes
Chadwick Knight, M.H.S.A., Janice C. Probst, PhD, Angela Liese, PhD and Sonya Jones, Ph.D.
Electronic health record process of care functionalities not associated with lower cost per discharge for three coronary surgical procedures
Deshia Leonhirth, MBA, PhD, Janice C. Probst, PhD, Kevin Bennett, PhD, James W. Hardin, PhD, Shawn Stinson, M.D. and Medha Iyer, MD, PhD, MPH
Race disparities in colonoscopy screening among persons with a family history of colorectal cancer
Meng-Han Tsai, MHA, Sudha Xirasagar, MBBS, PhD and Yi-Jhen Li, PhD
Integrated healthcare has a positive impact on the physical and mental health of Severe Mental Health (SMD) clients in Ohio
Nicole Kinzeler, Ph.D, Tessa Miracle, B.S., B.A., Kimball Stricklin, MSW, MPA, Kelly Firesheets, PH.D and Josephine Wilson, DDS, PhD

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Organized by: Medical Care Section

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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