Chronic Disease

Presentation: Evaluation of Oregon’s Community Health Coalition

Oregon developed and evaluated a community health coalition, entitled “Sustainable Relationships for Community Health.” This evaluation describes the coalition and it’s effectiveness in serving as a learning cooperative for members, improving cross-sector partnerships, and developing tools to enhance community health partnerships.

Webinar: Partnering with Quality Improvement Networks to Expand Access to Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs

Throughout the country, Quality Improvement Networks (QINs) have been tasked by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to expand access to Diabetes Self-Management Education programs through the Everyone with Diabetes Counts initiative. Hear from the CMS lead about the scope, goals, and priorities of this initiative. Also, learn about successful QIN and aging services/public health partnerships in Oregon and Virginia.

CDSME Leader Screening Protocol

New York developed a protocol for screening potential CDSME leaders, including a list of leader responsibilities and sample interview questions.