Care Coordination: What is in it for my organization?

Event Details
Friday, March 5, 2021
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

Is your staff talking about care management? Expanding care coordination? Are your patient’s outcomes where they need to be? Are you wondering how this thing called care coordination will affect your bottom line?

In this webinar, Terry Hill, Executive Director and Senior Advisor for Rural Health Leadership and Policy at the National Rural Health Resource Center addresses the importance of care coordination as your hospital or clinic moves forward into Value-Based Payments. He is joined by Debra Laine, Sr. Program Specialist at The Center, who will explain foundational elements of an effective care coordination program so you as an administrator will know how to support the effort.


  • Recognize the importance of care coordination in Value-Based Payments.  
  • Examine how care coordination improves patient’s health outcomes and reduce organizational costs.  
  • Recognize the elements of a successful care coordination program.
Related Resources: 

Sustainable Community Care Coordination Guide

The purpose of this guide is to provide a framework for rural organizations to actively plan for the sustainability of their already established care coordination programs. There is an accompanying workbook to navigate the process.


Care Coordination Canvas Guide

This guide will help you develop an effective care coordination program and evaluate your current care coordination efforts.