Filling Your Improvement Toolbox: The Shift from Volume to Value


Candy Hanson, BSN, PHN, LHIT-HP, CPF
Program Manager, Stratis Health

Jeyn Monkman, MA, BSN, PHN, NE-BC
Project Manager and Healthcare Consultant, Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement

Session Details

Date and time: Wednesday, April 5, 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Learning track: Practice Transformation
Learning level: Beginning

Session Description

Health care is constantly changing and the shift to value-based care has been long anticipated. The year 2017 promises even more change and learning as organizations move to better understand value-based payment, including Medicare's Quality Payment Program and how this impacts care delivery. Ensuring that quality improvement is incorporated into patient care and affordability is essential. This session focuses on important elements needed to enhance internal capacities for improvement activities. Practical tools created during State Innovation Model - Practice Facilitator (SIM-PF) work will be shared for novices to experience.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the essential elements required for care-delivery transformation.
  • Identify practical tools for improvement that aide in building and supporting the infrastructure needed for improved care delivery.