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Upcoming Events

Upcoming HELP Webinar

Burnout in Health Care

December 13, 2017

Review national data on burnout and share how healthcare systems across the state of Minnesota are working together to combat this crisis.

Upcoming Network Development Webinar

Project Evaluation Plan Toolkit

December 14, 2017

Evaluation planning can guide a rural health network in collecting information on project activities, tracking progress towards objectives and identifying project improvement opportunities. In this webinar, the presenters will walk through an evaluation planning toolkit to support networks in developing evaluation plans.

Upcoming HELP Webinar

Chasing Zero – The Journey to High Reliability

January 3, 2018

Discuss the patient safety landscape, how patient harm and death occurs, the High-Reliability Organization, and the rural hospital journey to zero harm.

Upcoming HELP Webinar

Year 2 of the QPP: What Rural Clinicians and CAHs Need to Know

January 24, 2018

Learn how to assess your current performance and choose reporting strategies that make the most sense to your practice and your patients. See how to test various reporting methods and plan improvement goals.

News

Network Spotlight

Network Spotlight: Illinois Telehealth Network

November 2017

ITN promotes the capacity of members to improve access to health care in rural, underserved and disadvantaged communities, through the application of telehealth and telemedicine solutions.

Hospital Spotlight

Delta Memorial Hospital: SRHT Project Well Under Way

November 2017

After only six months of their SRHT QI Project implementation, DMH is reporting successes including the start of a chronic care management program, creation of a patient satisfaction committee and an innovative approach to leadership rounds.

Network Spotlight

Network Spotlight: Indiana Rural Workforce Innovation Network

September 2017

IRWIN strives to become a sustainable, rural-focused workforce network that recruits motivated students, delivers allied health professions’ education and training, facilitates meaningful clinical rotations, and places graduates in rural allied health professions’ jobs.

News

SRHT Project Releases New Templates for Rural Hospitals!

September 2017

Transition strategies identified from the 2017 Rural Hospital Value-based Strategic Summit are presented with strategy map and balanced scorecard templates to help leaders execute and manage strategic plans. Tutorial and update on the SRHT Toolkit are included.