Calls and Webinars Worth Your Time
Epidemiology and Evaluation Collaborative Monthly Call
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, 2-3:00 p.m. ET
Sponsor: NACDD CVH Team
The Epidemiology and Evaluation Collaborative (ECC) is a peer-led group of epidemiologists and evaluators who meet monthly to support each other in navigating 1815 and 1817 epidemiology, surveillance, evaluation, and performance measures. Participants have the opportunity to share resources, discuss what they are working on, ask questions, and provide feedback to CDC. Please register for EEC meetings. After you receive the confirmation, please add the meeting information to your calendar. To receive agendas and email updates, please contact MaryCatherine Jones, firstname.lastname@example.org.
EHR-Based Surveillance Learning Community
Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, 3-4:00 p.m. ET
Sponsors: NACDD and Public Health Informatics Institute
Join us for the kickoff call of the EHR-based surveillance Learning Community. We will be sharing our goals for the learning community and asking for your input on the benefits you hope to gain from your participation. Additionally, we will review the challenges faced with EHR-based Surveillance for Chronic Disease, and see an example from Theron Jeppson with the Utah Department of Health Informatics Program of how EHR-based surveillance can be operationalized. Finally, there will be an overview of the Multi-state EHR-based Network for Disease Surveillance (MENDS) Project. Register here, if you haven't already registered. We hope you will join us!
Optimizing Care: Million Hearts® Fall 2019 Updates
Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, 2-3:00 p.m. ET
Sponsors: NACDD CVH Team and Million Hearts®
Optimizing Care is one of the three priorities of Million Hearts® 2022, focusing health care strategies to improve the ABCS to 80%, increase the use of cardiac rehabilitation to 70%, and engage patients in heart-healthy behaviors. To that end, Million Hearts® is excited to provide several updates including two projects supporting care optimization: the release of their third quality improvement resource, the Tobacco Cessation Change Package, and the launch of their new recognition program, Million Hearts® Hospitals & Health Systems.