Health Reform Announcements - October 2010
The Minnesota Department of Health is now posting weekly updates of announcements related to Minnesota’s health reform activities. These updates will also be sent out via e-mail to subscribers to Health Reform Announcements. Updates will be sent each Thursday.
Weekly Update - October 21, 2010
The Health Care Reform Review Council meeting will take place on Tuesday, October 26, 2010. Meeting details:
October 26, 2010
2 - 4 p.m.
Minnesota Department of Health
Freeman Building, B144-B145
625 N. Robert St.
St. Paul, MN 55155
Map and directions
A meeting agenda is available at Health Care Reform Review Council Meeting - October 26, 2010.
Weekly Update - October 14, 2010
Health care homes
The next certification conference call/webinar will take place on October 20, 2010:
Date: Wednesday, October 20, 2010
Theme: The HCH audit tool and the three required policies for your site visit
Time: 12:15 p.m.-1 p.m. (Central Time)
For more information and to register, please see Health Care Homes – Conference Calls [expired link].
Weekly Update - October 7, 2010
Provider peer grouping
MDH will hold monthly conference calls to share information about the provider peer grouping initiative on the second Monday of each month from 7:30-8:30 a.m. The next call-in session is scheduled for Monday, October 11, at 7:30 a.m. The presentation slides for the call will be available Friday, October 8, on the Provider Peer Grouping page.
Date: October 11, 2010
Time: 7:30-8:30 a.m.
Phone Number: 1-218-936-4141
Access Code: 5618840
Statewide quality reporting
MN Community Measurement’s Measurement and Reporting Committee will meet Wednesday, October 13, on work related to the development of the statewide quality reporting and measurement system.
Please see Measurement and Reporting Committee Meeting for more information.