Peninsula Regional Medical Center and MAC, Inc., (Maintaining Active Citizens) Area Agency on Aging (AAA) and its Living Well Center of Excellence provide support for patients ready to return home through home- and community-based programs and services to help reduce hospital readmissions.
This webinar will describe the value this partnership brings to the AAA, the healthcare system, providers and, most importantly, to the people being served. Presenters will describe how the relationship began; the value a community-based organization (CBO) adds to service delivery and improved health outcomes; the types of patients who can be helped; the culture change needed to make the partnerships work; and the roles of the healthcare system and the CBO.
Please join the Aging and Disability Business Institute on December 13 at 1:00 PM Eastern for a one hour webinar. Leigh Ann Eagle, director of the health & wellness program at MAC, Inc. and executive director of the Living Well Center of Excellence; Katherine Fiddler, executive director for Population Health Services at Peninsula Regional Medical Center; and Sue Lachenmayr, state program coordinator for the MAC, Inc. Living Well Center of Excellence.
- Identify key strategies for establishing healthcare/CBO partnerships;
- List conditions necessary for a CBO and its healthcare partner to share data successfully; and,
- Describe how to link CBO services and programs to clinical outcomes.
Learn more about ACL's Business Acumen Initiative to help states and community-based organizations build networks and respond to delivery system changes, including technical assistance, building business capacity for successful contracting with integrated care entities, and developing pathways to sustainability.