Health Care Homes

Learning Collaborative

HCH/SIM Webinar Series

The Health Care Homes/State Innovation Model Learning Collaborative hosts a year round webinar series to provide opportunities for health care providers and community partners to learn about health transformation. Certificates of Attendance are available to participants who attend the webinar and complete an evaluation.

2016 Webinars

February 16 from 12-1:00 p.m.

The New Formula: Health Equity + Enhanced Community Partnerships + Improved Health Outcomes = Better Payment

David Kurtzon, Planner Principle, Minnesota Department of Health, Health Care Homes Program; Craig Baarson, Reimbursement Fiscal Analyst, Minnesota Department of Health, Office or Rural Health and Primary Care.

CMS has announced plans to move from volume- to value-based payment over the next decade.  In this webinar, MDH staff will outline CMS plans, show how working with the community to improve health equity can pave the way to value based reimbursement, and share case studies of organizations that are on their way.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Review definitions of health equity, health inequity and social disparities;
  2. Examine the status of health equity in Minnesota;
  3. Introduce CMS value-based payment model for improving health equity and health outcomes;
  4. Examine case studies for improving health equity and health outcomes through primary care and public health partnerships

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Past Webinars

A list of previous webinars and topics can be found on our Past Webinars Page.

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Updated Monday, January 25, 2016 at 02:10PM