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Category Archives: WorkGroups

VCSQI Webinar: How to Form a Patient & Family Advisory Council

National expert Chrissie Blackburn, Principal Advisor, Patient and Family Engagement, University Hospitals Health System, Cleveland, Ohio, provides guidance on how to form a Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC). VCSQI SAN 2.0 Learning Session Recording (August 11, 2017 Webinar)

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VCSQI Webinar: Identifying Patient Risk and Using Best Practices to address TCPI Milestones

VCSQI SAN 2.0 Project Director Debbie Nadzam Melnyk and Clinical Practice Transformation Coaches Ivan Berkel and Sherry White provide insights in Identifying Patient Risk and Using Best Practices to address TCPI Milestones 7 & 11 for Specialty Care, and 8, 9, 10 & 16 for Primary Care. Shared Resources: 5 Ways to Prevent Hospitalization of Seniors: preventing hosptitalization […]

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VCSQI Web-based Recorded and Upcoming Classes on Milestones

VCSQI to Hold Web-based “Classes” to Accelerate Your TCPI Progress Through the 5 Phases To help your practice successfully meet the TCPI milestones, we will hold a series of web-based “classes” over the next several weeks. Each class will address a group of milestones along common themes.  The TCPI Project for primary care clinicians includes […]

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View Recorded Web-based Classes on Milestones Here

VCSQI to Hold Web-based “Classes” to Accelerate Your TCPI Progress Through the 5 Phases To help your practice successfully meet the TCPI milestones, we will hold a series of web-based “classes” over the next several weeks. Each class will address a group of milestones along common themes.  The TCPI Project for primary care clinicians includes […]

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Opioid Workgroup June 28, 2018 – New Laws & Regulations, Prescribing Practices Reports by Participants

OMW- 06-27-2018-Minutes Florida Opioid Prescribing Info CMS Opioid Epidemic Roadmap Infographic    

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VCSQI SAN 2.0 Opioid Management Workgroup – May 24, 2018

This workgroup discussion reviews survey results of practices which prescribe opioids and recommendations for actions to take to address the opioid misuse epidemic. Recording of Workgroup Call: Power point slides of 5-24-2018 workgroup  OMW- 05-24-2018-minutes- BKC treatment agreement TCPI Opioid story template

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VCSQI SAN 2.0 Opioid Management Workgroup – April 26, 2018

Discussion of Use of Patient & Provider Opioid Agreements/Contracts TPP_Sample_Patient_Contract SamplePatientAgreementForms SamplePrescriberPatientAgreementOpioidTreatmentForNonCancerPain Sample Patient Agreement

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VCSQI SAN 2.0 Person & Family Engagement (PFE) Workgroup on Medication Management

Wednesday- April 11, 2018  Bakula Dave, from Heart Care Associates, PC in Hopewell, VA, presents their strategy for engaging patients in weight management. The handout describes the activities and how they gently approach patients to consider and use weight loss strategies. Mrs. Dave shared that family members and caregivers are also using the strategies presented […]

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Opioid Pain Management: Expert Presentations March 15, 2018

View 3 presentations from VCSQI Meeting in Richmond, Va. Opioid Pain Management: From Practice to Regulation & Back Again, Barbara Allison-Bryan, MD, Va. Dept. of Health Professions    There and Back Again: An Opioid Tale, Marc Huntoon, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University, Director of Pain Management, Orthopaedic and Wellness Center   Patient Safety Initiatives & Next […]

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March 15 – Regulations & Guidelines; Use of Risk Tool; How to Have the Difficult Conversation with a Patient

From Practice to Regulation and Back Again Presented by Barbara Allison-Bryan, MD, Virginia Department of Health Professions, and Marc Huntoon, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Management Specialist at VCSQI March 15, 2018 Quarterly Meeting in Richmond, Va. Includes Virginia’s national leadership efforts to impact prescribing practices and evidence-based pain management practices […]

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