Workforce Education

Aug 24, 2018
Health care and public health professionals can register to attend a Sept. 19-20 workshop in Omaha, Neb., on preparing for emerging infectious diseases, such as Ebola, offered by the National Ebola Training and Education Center. NETEC also will offer the two-day workshop later this year in Boston…
Aug 15, 2018
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has released an online toolkit to help primary care practices improve care for patients taking opioids for chronic pain. Called Six Building Blocks, the toolkit offers a structured team-based approach to improvement in six areas: leadership and…
Aug 14, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will host an Aug. 15 Special Open Door Forum on federal strategies to address the opioid epidemic. Representatives from various federal agencies will discuss strategies and resources for safe prescribing as well as other opioid-related topics. For…
Jul 19, 2018
The Department of Homeland Security will offer several opportunities this month to participate in an awareness briefing on Russian cyber activity against critical infrastructure. During the webinar briefings, experts from the National Cybersecurity & Communications Integration Center will…
Jul 10, 2018
Health care and public health professionals can register to attend a Sept. 19-20 workshop in Omaha, NE, on preparing for Ebola and other emerging infectious diseases, offered by the National Ebola Training and Education Center. NETEC also will offer the two-day workshop later this year in…
Jul 3, 2018
The AHA Physician Alliance July 10 at 3:30 p.m. ET will host a webinar featuring Chris Moriates, M.D., a hospital medicine physician and assistant dean for health care value at Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin. He will discuss current progress in improving value for patients…
Jun 14, 2018
The AHA, in partnership with the ABIM Foundation's Choosing Wisely campaign and the Costs of Care organization, is enrolling clinical teams in a 12-month virtual High-Value Care Collaborative. Participants will receive strategic advice, coaching and technical support to implement cultural and…
Apr 18, 2018
Medical Marijuana and Employment Drug Screening Implementing a Drug-Free Workplace Policy Under State Laws   Tuesday, May 8, 2018 1 - 2 p.m. Eastern; noon - 1 p.m. Central; 10 - 11 a.m. Pacific   This webinar will explore an evolving area of concern for employers —…
Apr 18, 2018
Spark Health Care Innovation with Design Thinking: the AHA Innovation 90 Program   Wednesday, April 25, 2018 1 - 2 p.m. Eastern; noon - 1 p.m. Central; 10 - 11 a.m. Pacific   Learn about innovating in complex organizations from thought leader Kurt Baumberger. Kurt teaches…
Apr 12, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services April 18 will host a webinar on the hybrid hospital-wide 30-day readmission measure that hospitals may voluntarily report in calendar year 2018 for the hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting program. Presenters will provide an overview of the measure,…