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State of Illinois Funded Community Mental Health Services Providers

Here is a listing of Illinois Department of Human Services Division of Mental Health community mental health service providers and their contact information. The list, dated on January 7, 2015, was provided by the Illinois Department of Human Services.   32 more words

Access To Care

Facilitating change: Five Lessons learnt facilitating training in Zambia

I am travelling to Zambia next week to evaluate and build on a project to improve access to emergency care in the country. It seemed like a good time to reflect on some key aspects of what constitutes successful facilitation.   889 more words


KHI Patient Partnership Council

The Kidney Health Initiative (KHI), http://www.kidneyhealthinitiative.org , a collaboration between the FDA and the greater nephrology community, has the goal of enhancing the quality of patient care and safety, and fostering innovation in kidney disease.  40 more words

Quality Improvement

Medicaid Primary Care Parity

From Health Affairs:

For 2013 and 2014, the federal government raised payment rates to Medicaid primary care providers. Only some states plan to extend the rate increase. 135 more words

Provider Reimbursement

Ebola: Are we learning the right lessons?

Last week I attended a conference where the Ebola outbreak was covered by addressing rapid needs assessments and identification of potential cases, the effect of Ebola on Health Workers, lessons learnt from the Ebola outbreak, hazard vulnerability assessments to prioritize treatment, electronic data management during Ebola, flying patients with Ebola, isolation during an Ebola outbreak, mass gatherings and Ebola, the thermal burden of Ebola and a qualitative analysis mapping the intervention efforts. 866 more words


Prescribing Task Force Meeting | April 13, 2015

Prescribing Task Force
The Medical Board of California
April 13, 2015

I’ve been apart of this Prescribing Task Force since it began. These are the highlights of the meeting as it pertains to current affairs. 850 more words

Power Of Pain Foundation

Kidney Health Initiative Invites Patient Participation

The Kidney Health Initiative (KHI) is a collaboration between the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the American Society of Nephrology with the goal of fostering innovation in the care of kidney patients.  95 more words

Treatment Options (Patients)