Learning Collaborative



A health care home statewide learning collaborative is required by the 2008 Health Reform legislation, Minnesota Statute ยง256B.0751. This learning collaborative will provide an opportunity for health care homes and state agencies to exchange information and enhance understanding related to quality improvement and best practices.

Learning Days

Save the Date for our Spring Learning Days May 12-14, 2015,
River's Edge Conference Center, St. Cloud, MN.

Evaluation Plan for Health Care Homes Learning Collaborative

In October 2013, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) contracted with Wilder Research (Wilder) to develop an evaluation design for the Health Care Homes Learning Collaborative. This evaluation plan includes a proposed methodology for developing and refining MDH’s current system of evaluation, as well as specific, recommended tools that will assess the content and methods of the Learning Collaborative and the impact of participation on outcomes for clinics, providers, patients/families, and teams.    

Wilder Evaluation Report (PDF: 56 Pages/740KB)

Learning Communities

Learning Communities are intended to provide learning for primary care teams in a focused environment to improve specific aspects of care. Current Learning Communities include: Disease Prevention and Health Improvement Learning Community and Patient-and Family-Centered Care Learning Community

Request for Proposals

There are currently no funding opportunities or Request for Proposals available.

Advisory Committee

Learning Collaborative Advisory Committee provides guidance and technical expertise to the HCH Learning Collaborative.

Introduction to Health Care Homes Webinar Series

Webinar series designed to increase knowledge of innovative practices and standards in primary care, and help equip clinics to begin the transformation process into utilizing integrated care models. Series is geared toward primary care clinics interested in learning about HCHs and/or becoming a certified HCH.

Monthly Webinar Series

Held on a monthly basis, these webinars are geared toward providing opportunities for primary care clinics to learn about innovative and best practices in health care.

Care Coordination Toolkit

Toolkit assists health care homes and primary care clinics in serving the complex population of seniors and persons with disabilities.

Updated Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 03:15PM