Event Calendar

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Ensuring Equitable Access to Care: How well do you know your patients?

Start Date: 1/4/2022 1:00 PM EST
End Date: 2/8/2022 2:30 PM EST

Venue Name: Via ZOOM

Organization Name: WVPCA

Emma White
Email: emma.white@wvpca.org
Phone: (304) 346-0032

Please join the WVPCA and Jennifer Calohan of CURIS Consulting, as we are excited to offer our members a three (3) part webinar series.  The webinar series will cover collection, documentation, and utilization of data related to SDOH, SOGI, HIV status, race and ethnicity and more. 
Webinar Series includes:
January 11, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Data Collection Strategies for SDOH, SOGI, HIV, Race & Ethnicity 

January 18, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM NEW DATE February 1, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM 
Motivational Interviewing Techniques to Support SDOH, SOGI, and Race & Ethnicity

January 25, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PNEW DATE February 8, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM 
Meaningful Data Utilization - Going beyond data collection and data entry 
It is highly encouraged that you attend all three (3) sessions.  
4.5 Nursing CE available pending final approval, 1.5 Nursing CE per webinar.

Here are just a few of the objectives: 
  • Learn the importance of have a clearly defined process related to the collection and documentation of data
  • Understand the considerations for training and competencies related to demonstrating and eliciting trust and mutual respect with patients regarding PHI (ie: motivational interviewing, etc)
  • Learn concepts and principles of motivational interviewing to promote a high trust environment for patients and their support systems 
  • Learn how to increasing staff skills and comfort level related to providing culturally competent care
  • Definitions and differences between equity and equality, inclusivity, diversity and disparity – and the role of the health center in providing services consistent with diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Learn HRSA mandated expectations related to utilization of patient reported data and needs assessments as a driver of service provision
  • Understand the criticality of assessing patient reported data and using it meaningfully to trigger actions and workflows targeted at meeting patient needs, mitigating risk factors, and improving outcomes
See detailed information here.

Target Audience:  COO, Front Desk Staff, Nurses, Medical Assistant and Quality Improvement Staff.

This event in intended for Community Health Center Staff.

Registration closes on January 17, 2022 at 5:00 PM EST. 

CE Information: The WVPCA is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the West Virginia Board of Nursing (WVPBRN Provider #50-26228). CE credit hours will be available pending final approval. 

Marketing Release: Classes or events sponsored by the West Virginia Primary Care Association (WVPCA) may be photographed, video-recorded, or audio-recorded.  Attendance at a WVPCA class or event constitutes the consent of all attendees.  The future broadcast, publication, or other use of photographs, videos, or recordings is solely at the discretion of the WVPCA. 

Funding: This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) award totaling $990,968.00 with 0% financed with non-governmental sources. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS, or the US Government.

The WVPCA is the largest organized primary care network in the state.