How to Prepare for Value-based Models and Population Health

Event Details
Friday, February 27, 2015
Host: 
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

Speakers:

  • Angie Charlet, RN, BSN, MHA, Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN)
  • Tim Putnam, DHA, MBA, FACHE, President/CEO, Margaret Mary Health Community Hospital

Facilitator: Terry Hill, MPA, Executive Director, Rural Health Innovations (RHI), Duluth, MN

Hear the most compelling reasons for rural hospitals to adopt value-based models and population health strategies.

  • What are the most compelling reasons for rural hospitals to adopt value-based models and population health? (Includes ACOs, CCOs, CMMI funded initiatives)
  • What are the reasons for rural hospitals to be cautious moving into this? 
  • Talk about your best three (or five) tips concerning:
  • Quality, leadership, care coordination 
  • What new skills and education will be required?
  • What challenges will you have in terms of the community?
  • Why is patient data important?
  • Type of partnerships within your community? 
  • Any final recommendations or lessons learned