Funding and Evaluating Primary Care Practice Facilitation Programs WebinarAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) sent this bulletin at 08/30/2012 09:50 AM EDT
Register for an AHRQ Webinar:
Funding and Evaluating Primary Care Practice Facilitation Programs
Date: Friday, September 28th, 12:30-2:00 pm EDT
Speakers: Lyndee Knox, LA Net
Hunter Gatewood, San Francisco Health Plan
Bruce Baskerville, University of Waterloo
Michael Parchman, MacColl Center for Health Innovation
James Mold, Oklahoma Physicians Resource/Research Network
Description: In this webinar, presenters will address questions about funding a practice facilitation program, including creating a sustainable business plan. They will also discuss approaches for evaluating the outcomes of the work done by facilitators. Questions to be addressed include:
- Ø What are potential funding sources for PF programs? What are some effective strategies for approaching funders?
- Ø What is included in a business plan for a PF program?
- Ø What types of line items should be included in a budget for a PF program?
- Ø What are the various reasons for evaluating PF programs? How are evaluations carried out?