Virtual Educational Events

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Virtual Educational Events

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Each month, Alliant Quality hosts an array of virtual educational events for Nursing Homes, Community Coalitions, Clinicians, Hospitals, and Medicare Beneficiaries in support of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Network of Quality Improvement and Innovation Contractors (NQIIC) and Quality Payment Program Small, Underserved, and Rural Support (QPP SURS) initiatives and goals.

Registration links and information for events occurring in the next month are listed below. Recordings of previous events and on-demand learning programs are on Alliant Quality’s YouTube channel.

To save the date for all events under these CMS programs on the 2021 calendar, please click here.

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Multi-state

A Deeper Dive into Opioid and Antipsychotic Medication Adverse Drug Events

The is Learning Action Network event will take you through the most common ADEs and their risk factors for opioid and antipsychotic medications. Case studies will be discussed to help hone your skills for identifying ADEs.

April 20, 2021
2 p.m. ET | 1 p.m. CT
Multi-state

Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy Part 1: Morehouse & GRHA

COVID-19 Vaccines, Trials and the Path Forward in Georgia Communities Reducing Vaccine Hesitancy Link include –Zoom 1: Vaccines, Trials and Opportunities to Meet the Needs of the Community April 21, Noon -1:30PM Additional Information– GRHA is proud to partner with Morehouse School of Medicine , Georgia CEAL Should you have any questions, please contact: Charles Owens, 229-322-8290

April 21, 2021
12 p.m. ET
Multi-state

University of Alabama (UAB) Ticket to Ride: COVID Discharge Workflow and Communication Across Care Continuum

Join our conversation as we talk about one community coalition’s journey to create a care continuum structure to support congregate living facilities in developing prevention and mitigation plans in response to COVID-19.

April 22, 2021
12:30 p.m. ET | 11:30 a.m. CT
Multi-state

Digital Health Equity Breast Cancer Screening

Join this exciting presentation as a healthcare system describes a performance improvement project that focuses on reducing disparities in breast cancer screening. Based on race and ethnicity data, a program was designed to increase access, create demand and improve breast cancer screenings in geographic hot spots. Learn how your organization can commit to health equity and reduce health disparities in your patient population.

April 27, 2021
2 p.m. ET | 1 p.m. CT | 11 a.m. PT
Multi-state

Alliant Quality Special Event: QII Increasing Vaccinations Webinar Series Event 2

April 28, 2021
1 p.m. ET | 12 p.m. CT
Multi-state

Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy Part 2: Morehouse & GRHA

Link includes, Zoom 2: Communicating & Connecting with patients and the community to increase vaccination rates May 5, Noon -130PM Additional information– GRHA is proud to partner with Morehouse School of Medicine , Georgia CEAL Should you have any questions, please contact: Charles Owens, 229-322-8290

May 5, 2021
12 p.m. ET
Multi-state

Alliant Quality Special Event: QII Increasing Vaccinations Webinar Series Event 3

May 26, 2021
1 p.m. ET | 12 p.m. CT
Multi-state

Alliant Quality Special Event: QII Increasing Vaccinations Webinar Series Event 4

June 23, 2021
1 p.m. ET | 12 p.m. CT

Past

Multi-state

Avoiding the Medicare Readmissions Penalty

This webinar will explain how to recognize and prevent causal events leading to ED visits and rehospitalization among LTC residents.

January 19, 2021
2 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. CT
Multi-state

Gear up for the New Year! Positioning your Organization to Gather, Track, and Use Data in 2021

December 17, 2020
12:30 p.m. ET / 11:30 a.m. CT
Multi-state

Investigation of an Acute Outbreak in the Long Term Care Setting

December 15, 2020
2 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. CT
Multi-state

The Final Rule for MIPS for 2021

QPP December 2020 Quickinar

December 15, 2020
12 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. CT
Multi-state

Effective Medication Reconciliation Practices Can Reduce Hospital Utilization and Readmissions

We will delve into best practices for medication reconciliation across the continuum of care along with challenges and lessons learned related to COVID-19. Webinar participants will leave with several strategies to consider incorporating into their coalition or individual provider work.

November 19, 2020
12:30 p.m. ET / 11:30 a.m. CT
Multi-state

Preventing and Managing C. difficile

While the COVID-19 pandemic has dominated the healthcare landscape this year, our daily work in prevention and management of other healthcare associated infections has not gone away. This LAN event will focus in on C. difficile infection clinical course, surveillance, prevention and management in nursing homes and will provide new knowledge, insight, and practices to help reduce the burden of C. difficile across the continuum of care.

November 17, 2020
2 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. CT
Multi-state

Critical Vaccines in a Critical Time: Tools and Tips for Increasing Immunization Rates in Your Community

Join us and our guest speakers to learn about crucial immunizations that are needed for your communities during the time of COVID – 19.

Hosted by Alliant Quality, the quality improvement group of Alliant Health Solutions (AHS), the Medicare Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) for Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, North Carolina, and Tennessee

Learning Objectives:
In this session, you will:
→ Learn what the most important vaccines are for
beneficiaries at this time
→ Hear from a beneficiary about the concerns that affected
her decision to get vaccinated
→ Learn how a community came together to improve their
vaccination rates

Featured Speakers:
Libby Massiah, MPA
Aim Lead: Chronic Conditions
Nikki Bryant, PharmD
Pharmacy Owner
Rhonda Allenson
BFAC Member

October 29, 2020
12:30 p.m. ET / 11:30 CT
Multi-state

Tis the Season: Using QAPI for Flu and Pneumonia Vaccination Success

Join us to learn how we can use the QAPI tool
to track and identify guidelines for a successful
vaccination season.

Learning Objectives:
→ Understand the MDS coding criteria for both the seasonal
influenza and pneumococcal vaccine quality measure.
→ Learn MDS coding tips for both vaccination quality
measures
→ Identify influenza and pneumococcal vaccination
guidelines
→ List the QAPI steps for a performance improvement
project for vaccination success

Featured Speaker:
Julie Kueker, MBA, MT(ASCP)
Senior Quality Advisor

October 20, 2020
2 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. CT
Multi-state

Aging, the Opioid Epidemic, and Care Considerations

September 24, 2020
12:30 p.m. ET / 1:30 p.m.