2013 Western Forum for Migrant and Community Health

February 20-22, 2013
San Francisco, CA

The Western Forum for Migrant and Community Health is an annual conference bringing together health professionals from migrant and community health centers for the purposes of education and training, information and resource sharing, coalition building, and program and policy development. For more information about this event, please go to: http://www.regonline.com/builder/site/Default.aspx?EventID=1168034.

AAPCHO Presentations:

Implementing an Enabling Services Data Collection Project to Improve Quality and Eliminate Disparities

1:30-3:00pm on Thursday, February 21, 2013

June Kim, AAPCHO; Kristen Stoimenoff, Health Outreach Parnters

Track: Workforce and Leadership Development
CEUs: 1.5 CNE
Room: Room of the Dons

Enabling services (ES) are non-clinical services such as health education and outreach that provide patients with healthcare delivery and access to care services and will play an increasingly important role under the Affordable Care Act. This presentation will describe the Association of Asian Pacific Islanders Community Health Organizations’ standardized model for collecting and analyzing enabling services data and its impact on health outcomes. In addition, the presentation will describe AAPCHO’s current effort, in collaboration Health Outreach Partners and National Health Care for the Homeless, in developing a training program to increase health centers’ capacity to implement the ES data collection model.

Session Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the importance of collecting enabling services data provided by Community Health Workers and other ES workers using a standardized protocol;
  2. Familiarity with AAPCHO’s ES data collection model;
  3. Identify steps necessary to implementing the ES data collection model and its application at migrant and community health centers.

Media Relations

Beverly Quintana
Communications Manager
(510) 272-9536 x112
bquintana@aapcho.org

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