Health Care Homes- Learning Collaborative-Learning Days Event 2019

Health Care Homes

Learning Collaborative


Learning Days Event

The annual Learning Days conference brings together more than 300 health care providers, public health professionals and community partners to exchange information, advance health transformation, and build relationships.

Save the Date for Learning Days 2019!

  • April 9, 2019 - Afternoon Pre-Conference Workshops
  • April 10, 2019 - Full Day Conference
  • Continuing Education and Conference Center
    University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus

Health Care Homes seeks proposals for concurrent breakout sessions at its daylong learning event on April 10, 2019.

The proposal deadline is November 27, 2018.

Breakout sessions are 60 minutes in length. Proposals may include individual or group presentations (up to four presenters per session). Proposals should align with conference objectives of enhancing knowledge and skills to:

  1. Rethink assumptions about creating health and health equity for all Minnesotans
  2. Redesign care delivery to enhance community health and restore joy in practice
  3. Retool for the transition to value-based payment

We are looking for proposals that reflect best practice for adult learners and:

  • Feature case studies, examples and stories
  • Include patients and consumers
  • Involve interactive activities
  • Include practical take home tools
  • Are free of commercial bias

Learning Topics

Proposals requested for beginning and advanced topics, as follows:

  • Whole Person Care: identifying and addressing social determinants of health and health literacy, whole-person care integration (primary, dental, behavioral, specialty, community providers, etc.)
  • Team Based Care: care team roles and responsibilities, patient engagement and activation, shared decision-making, practicing at top of license, joy in practice
  • Community Partnerships: improving community health through partnerships, using community health assessment data, health information exchange
  • Quality Improvement: quality improvement tools, registries and data analytics, work flows, caseload tools, quadruple aim measurement and continuous improvement
  • Health Equity: health equity assessment tools; addressing health equity within your organization; creating culturally friendly organizations
  • Value-Based Care: understanding total cost of care; preparing for MACRA/MIPS; reimbursement options, grants and alternative funding sources

Submitting a Proposal

Download the Proposal Submission Form (DOCX), complete and follow instructions for submission. The Learning Days planning team will review and select proposals to present a balanced agenda of learning experiences for stakeholders at all stages of transformation.

Please submit proposals by 5:00 pm on November 27, 2018. We will notify selected presenters by November 30, 2018. Please direct any questions to Carol Bauer, 651-201-3745 or carol.bauer@state.mn.us

Additional Considerations

  • All speakers must register for the conference. There is one free speaker registration per session; additional speakers are required to pay.
  • Submit PowerPoint presentations by February 15, 2019. PowerPoints are posted to the Health Care Homes website and must comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
  • Speakers will assume responsibility for any printed materials they wish to distribute.

Stay tuned for more information in the LEARN bulletin and on the HCH website.

Submitting a Proposal

Download the Proposal Submission Form (DOCX), complete and follow instructions for submission. The Learning Days planning team will review and select proposals to present a balanced agenda of learning experiences for stakeholders at all stages of transformation.

Please submit proposals by 5:00 pm on November 27, 2018. We will notify selected presenters by November 30, 2018. Please direct any questions to Carol Bauer, 651-201-3745 or carol.bauer@state.mn.us

Build Your Brand through Exhibits and Sponsorships!

  • Network with a diverse audience of the health care community
  • Market to a unique target audience in an intimate relaxed setting
  • Build exposure for your organization and enhance your brand awareness

Reach more than 300 Healthcare Professionals

  • Care teams and providers from primary care clinics, behavioral health, local public health, community partner organizations, social services, and long-term post-acute care
  • Program and plan administrators (billing, health information technology, quality improvement, administration) and leaders with purchasing power
  • From Minnesota's urban, regional and rural population centers

Spend More Time with Participants at Your Booth

  • No lunch programming
  • Optimal placement for traffic between sessions
  • Passport incentive to encourage booth visits

Exhibitor and Sponsor Benefits and Costs (PDF)

For assistance with exhibits or sponsorships, please contact Carol Bauer by email carol.bauer@state.mn.us or by phone 651-201-3745.

Registration deadline is 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2019.
Exhibit and Sponsor Details

  • Exhibit hours: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, 2019.
  • Register on the Health Care Homes (HCH) Learning Management System (LMS).

You will need to create a LMS user profile and password.

If you already have a LMS user profile and password, proceed to Register to Exhibit or Sponsor at Learning Days.

Create a LMS User Profile

  1. Go to the LMS login webpage.
  2. Select the Register Now button in the top right of the screen.
  3. Create a username and password, as well as enter contact information on the page titled "Basic information". A red star denotes a required field.
  4. Click Submit. You will be logged into your LMS Home Page.
  5. Proceed to Register to Exhibit or Sponsor at Learning Days (below).

Register to Exhibit or Sponsor at Learning Days

  1. Login to the LMS and proceed to your Home Page.
  2. Select Browse Training from the left-hand menu.
  3. Click the Minnesota Department of Health link to open a list of available learning opportunities.
  4. Locate the Learning Days Exhibitor and Sponsor Options (Exhibitor, Silver Sponsor, Gold Sponsor).
  5. Review options. Select Event you wish to purchase and proceed to shopping cart.
  6. Provide purchase information and check out.
  7. *A note on payment: once you have entered and submitted payment information, click the “Complete Registration” button or the LMS will not acknowledge your registration even though your payment has been processed.
  8. Watch for email Payment Confirmation for Minnesota Department of Health.
  9. Watch for email Registration Confirmation from do‑not‑reply@mn.elogiclearning.com.
  10. Please email Health Care Homes with any special needs.

Additional information will follow.

Sponsors and Exhibitors Cancellation Policy

Cancellation of a booth or sponsorship may be refunded as follows:

  • 100% refund for cancellations before March 13, 2019.
  • 50% refund for cancellations from March 14 - 27, 2019.
  • No refunds for cancellations after March 27, 2019.

To request a refund, please email Health Care Homes.

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Updated Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 11:05AM