IARHC Health Equity Training Series

Upcoming IARHC Health Equity Trainings: 

IARHC Health Equity Training Series: Opioid Misuse and Rising Overdoses in Rural Iowa
Thursday, December 8, 2022 | 12:00-1:00pm

Join us on Thursday, December 8th at 12:00pm for an update on the opioid crisis in Iowa from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). HHS will give an overview on opioid use in rural communities across the state and Iowa's efforts to address the national opioid epidemic. Please register for the webinar here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcpfuqgpz4tHtJAUomyHa07FZCWIYe_DCDV

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Previously Recorded IARHC Health Equity Trainings:

IARHC Health Equity Training Series: Fill Up on RPM Learning before your Holiday Feast!
November 22, 2022 

This training with Certintell covers how remote patient monitoring can reduce provider burnout and improve patient engagement. Benjamin Lefever discusses an overview about understanding contributing factors and data behind health provider burnout, technology and workflows that help achieve the quadruple aim, and how RPM contributes to improved efficiency and effectiveness of patient care. Benjamin is responsible for leading the Certintell team and continued success, all while ensuring the culture the company was founded on continues to empower health systems to reach underserved populations. Previously Benjamin was a Product Manager for Genentech focused on the FQHC market and HEP C. Moreover, he helped implement a Telemedicine program while at Genentech (Project ECHO), which connected the University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics specialists to rural patients and their practitioners.


IARHC Health Equity Training Series: Iowa Healthcare Workforce Changes with Amy Campbell
September 22, 2022 

The 2022 Iowa General Assembly focused a lot of attention on the workforce challenges facing healthcare providers – particularly rural providers. As part of IARHC’s Health Equity Training Series, plan to join as we host Amy Campbell of the Advocacy Cooperative as she provides an overview of workforce and other healthcare legislation passed and signed into law this year.

With so much workforce legislation, this webinar may be of interest to your Human Resources staff and others tasked with understanding loan repayment programs, licensing requirements and other changes made. 


IARHC Health Equity Training Series: One Iowa: LGBTQ 101
August 23, 2022

One Iowa's remote LGBTQ 101 training includes information about important LGBTQ identities, the difference between sex, gender, and sexual orientation, current LGBTQ issues, and best practices for your healthcare providers and administrators. The training includes LGBTQ foundations, best practices, and insight into results of One Iowa's annual needs assessment in partnership with IDPH. 

Watch the recording here: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/A-WiKpuxzEUZZAd7uF8KvJP3404vtqCmVGqzYk3X_yaNT4zesDaai_zJ32ajTWyH.pjDwC5N_ch5UdXbd 
Passcode: IARH101!


IARHC Health Equity Training Series: Unlocking Brain Fitness: Keys to Dementia Prevention (KEYS)
July 13, 2022

Dementia is in the top five causes of death in Iowa; it devastates the patient, as well as their families and friends.  There is no cure for dementia and the few treatments that are available only work for a few months.  However, it is estimated that 40% of all dementias can be prevented and that an individual can reduce their risk of getting dementia by up to 70%. 

Dr. Patricia Quinlisk gives an overview of dementia, its risk factors, and explain how dementia prevention works. This presentation is ideal for clinical providers, managers, and administrators.

IARHC Health Equity Training Series: Amerigroup Digital Solutions Telehealth Kiosk Initiative
June 30, 2022

This program deploys iPads with translation capability to community organizations supporting our members, to enhance member access to telehealth services while decreasing barriers to health care in the community, and increase health equity by enabling services to be delivered in a language-appropriate and culturally appropriate way. Applications loaded on the iPad include Live Health On-Line Bright Heart Solutions behavioral health services, LiveHealth On-line primary care and some specialty health services, MyAmerigroup.com, FindHelp.org (Aunt Bertha Community Resource Link), Zoom or Teams and LanguageLine audio-visual translation services.

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