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Crossing the Bridge for Community Impact

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Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. PT.

Crossing the Bridge for Community Impact 
Summit to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

South San Francisco Conference Center
255 South Airport Blvd.
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Objectives:

  • Examine how communities from across the nation have successfully worked together to drive down readmission rates.
  • Contrast the strategies you are currently using to those outlined throughout the day.
  • Plan for next steps to cross the bridge in your community to impact your readmission rates.

Topics:

  • Partnering with Community Paramedicine/Mobile Integrated Healthcare
  • Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships
  • Hospital Partnerships with Home Health and Nursing Homes
  • Establishing “Communities of Care” for Patients with Complex Health Issues
  • Medication Reconciliation and Adherence
  • Community Coaching Model
  • Accountable Care Communities

Who Should Attend:

  • Anyone Interested in Care Transitions
  • Hospitals
  • Physicians
  • Pharmacists
  • Nursing Homes
  • Home Health Agencies
  • Health Plans
  • Community-Based Organizations
  • Community Stakeholders:
  •  Area Agencies on Aging
  • Social Agencies
  • Local Health Departments
  • Faith-Based Organizations
  • Paramedics/ Emergency Responders
  • Other Healthcare Providers
  • Patients and Families

Contact:

Ginny Mutton at gmutton@hsag.com or call 818.265.4653

There is no charge for this event.

Sponsors:

ARC, HSAG, Cynosure Health, California Quality Collaborative, Dignity Health,
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Hospital Quality Institute, Pacific Business Group on Health

Continuing Education:

Health Services Advisory Group, Inc., is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider # CEP 15360, to award 5 contact hours. Provider approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians, provider # V10664 for 5 contact hours. Application has been made to the California Nursing Home Administrator Program, # CEP1729, for 5 continuing education credits, pending approval.