A variety of organizations will be discussed, as well as initiatives designed to promote healthy outcomes that address social determinants of health. Insight into community components will be shared and students will identify tools to unveil patient services within their community. Students will learn about CMS initiatives to coordinate patient care with outside organizations as healthcare providers collaborate with social services to promote healthy communities.
|Contact Hours: 4
|Video Course Format: Video
|Instructional Level: Intermediate
|BOC Level of Difficulty: Advanced
- Overview of factors contributing to health issues
- Insight into chronic illness conditions and communities
- Explanation of organizations that provide support for illness
- Unveiling community ailments and variables that impact wellness
- Definition of social determinants of health
- Share examples of federal programs designed to improve respective community health
- Identify federal grants and funding for community-based initiatives
- Insight into innovation grants and impact of community-based organization in system reform
- Unveil examples of healthcare partnerships for specific community issues
- Discussion of cross-sector initiatives and collaboration
- Recognize value of research conducted to validate healthcare partnerships
- Learn specific outcomes from program interventions and impact on health
- Discuss principles behind healthy networks
- Unveil mandated community health needs assessments and significance of outcomes and planning
- Identify specific community-based organizations who have collaborated with healthcare sector to lead change
- Discuss specific variables, such as housing and nutrition, that impact community wellness
- Examine lessons learned from specific projects
- Review partnerships that are designed to address specific challenges
- Unveil methods of developing collaborations
- Learn from existing partnerships that address global issues in region-specific methods
- Insight into report mechanisms, insight into privacy
- Address challenges that communities face when addressing health issues
- Lessons learned from existing programs
- Insight into funding, measuring outcomes and identification of appropriate partnerships
- Identifying services in the community, including community health workers
- Understanding impact of community health for all members
Course Goals & Objectives:
Participants will gain insight into the significant role that community-based organizations can have in patient care in the home and the community.
- Recognition of impact of illness and chronic conditions on the individual and community
- Identify needs for support networks to improve wellness and impact of social determinants of health
- Identify organizations that address illness through various missions
- Recognize how the Affordable Care Act impacts the health of communities
- Identify federal initiatives designed to improve community health
- Recognize role of innovation in construction of programs that reduce hospital readmissions
- Identify value of partnerships between community-based organizations and healthcare providers
- Recognize basis for creation of community-based organizations
- Recognize guiding principles for community leaders engaged in building community efforts to maintain health
- Recognize the Community Health Needs Assessment as a tool to measure health indicators and deliverables from the system to the community
- Identify multiple regional programs addressing health issues that impact and impair community wellbeing
- Identify existing partnerships and collaborations
- Recognize challenges of community-based organizations, service provision, and the needs for collaboration
- Identify community-based organizations that can be national resources
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Contact Hours: 4 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
Target Audience: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Speech Language Pathologist, Certified Athletic Trainer, Massage Therapist, Licensed Massage Therapist, Nurses, Nursing Home Administrator, Respiratory Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Registered Dietician
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Criteria for Completion: Criteria for Completion: A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved
This course is offered for 0.40 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Related area).
Financial – Joy Siegel is the owner of Joy Siegel Solutions and receives a salary. She receives payment from HomeCEU for the presentation of this course.
Nonfinancial - no relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service
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