Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Event Details
Thursday, August 15, 2019
2:00pm to 3:30pm CST
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

This TASC 90 webinar will feature an update about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and available resources. It will also include updates from the Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC), Rural Quality Improvement Technical Assistance (RQITA), the Flex Monitoring Team (FMT), and the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP).

The intended audience for the live webinar is State Office of Rural Health Directors, Flex Program Coordinators, and supporting staff. TASC 90 webinars are recorded. Recordings and supporting materials are posted publicly on this website and can be shared with others that would be interested in the content.

Following the COPD Manual webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the new COPD resources recently created.
  • Disperse the COPD manual to critical access hospitals and provider-based rural health clinics.
  • Learn about other resources available from partner organizations.

Speakers for this webinar will include:

  • Lindsay Corcoran, Stroudwater Associates
    • Lindsay is an accomplished senior consultant and practice management professional with over ten years of healthcare and medical office experience. At Stroudwater Associates, Lindsay focuses on supporting and sustaining healthcare access for rural communities through hospital operational improvement and affiliation strategies and has assisted rural and community hospitals and clinics across the country to improve operational and financial performance.

This event is supported by FORHP and coordinated by TASC, a program of the National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center).

For more information, please contact:

Andy Naslund
(218) 216-7030

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,100,000 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.