Changing the Landscape of Community Care Coordination Practice through Certification
This panel session will discuss:
The Pathways Community HUB operations and how they systematically take into account approaches that aim to mitigate risks for poor health and/or social outcomes of individual clients and populations;
Policy implications for Pay-for-Performance payment structures that incentivize and foster accountability;
The implications for standardizing care coordination services that assure client connections to evidence-based and best practice interventions on practice improvement;
The value proposition of HUB certification for public policy, practice, and research.
Learning Areas:Communication and informatics
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Describe the importance of using a comprehensive approach to assess risk factors spanning health, behavioral health and social determinants in the delivery of effective community care coordination services.
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been actively involved with Community Health Workers (CHWs) for the past 20 years and was instrumental in obtaining state certification in Ohio under the Board of Nursing. In 1999, I helped to establish the Community Health Access Project (CHAP), a non-profit organization based in Ohio where I served as the Executive Director from May 2010 through December 2012. My work has focused on community care coordination to address health disparities.
Any relevant financial relationships? Yes
|Name of Organization||Clinical/Research Area||Type of relationship|
|Care Coordination Systems||community care coordination||CEO of Care Coordinatino Systems and Employment (includes retainer)|
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.