Personalized Health Care Links
- Monday, Feb. 6
- 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
- Drinks & Nibbles afterwards
- BioEnterprise Building, 11000 Cedar Ave., Cleveland, OH
- Downstairs conference room
- Free Parking
- All Welcome
Laura Nasir, BSN, MSN, RN, FNP, PhD-S, has spent the past three years as an embedded researcher in the National Health Service in the United Kingdom, collecting case studies across primary and secondary health care, focusing on the Ealing community in London. She will share insights on effective multidisciplinary collaboration in primary care organizations, examining the best ways to build bridges between primary care and behavioral health, chronic care, social care, child and family services, and acute/hospital care. Professor Nasir brings a perspective on health and health care from both sides of the ocean. She is a clinical assistant professor at the School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and is a visiting lecturer at the Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, Kings College, London.Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans. Moving beyond health care to a broader view of health as a state that enables people to do valued life activities can totally reframe our health promotion efforts. The work of the boundary spanner is needed in research, education, systems development, and practice.
New Yorker writer and FRONTLINE correspondent Atul Gawande reports on a doctor in Camden, New Jersey, who actually seeks out the community's sickest -- and most expensive -- patients.A Follow-Up Visit With A Country Doctor
Listen to the NPR story about Dr. David Loxterkamp, a family physician in Maine and an early supporter of the PHAB initiative.
This article from the Annals of Family Medicine presents a model for how physicians develop and maintain healing relationships with patients.
Opimec is a collaborative virtual environment designed to promote the exchange of knowledge and best practices among individuals and organizations interested Complex Chronic Disease Management (CCDM), at all levels, from the local to the global.
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Group Health of Seattle successfully embraces the patient-centered medical home (PCMH).