Speakers Jessica McNeely, PHD. Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Matthew Ritchey, PT, DPT, OCS, MPH, Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Hilary K. Wall, MPH, Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention If you are looking for expert recommendations to get started on Cardiac Rehab-related efforts, then get the advice you need in this instructive on-demand webinar. The speakers have identified striking differences across cardiac rehab quality event types and [...]
PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) saves lives, helps restores health and helps prevents disease in the future. Unfortunately it is vastly underutilized. You can change that. This webinar features Dr. Janet Wright, the executive director of Million Hearts®, a national initiative co-led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) with the goal of preventing one million acute cardiovascular events by 2022. Wright has worked with CR professionals to [...]
PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session January 20, 2016 This one-hour webinar introduces a resource to facilitate connections between heart disease, stroke and congenital heart defect patients and caregivers. The Support Network offers providers, educators, patients and caregivers an opportunity to engage with one another and be part of an online community.
PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session Elizabeth Anderson-Hoagland, Youth Tobacco Prevention Coordinator for the Kentucky Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program discusses how smoking can damage the heart and cessation resources available for patient use. The session also focuses on the Million Hearts Initiative and the ABCs of Cardiac Care.
PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session This one-hour Webinar outlines resources available for helping people quit tobacco, training resources available to assist clinical personnel in discussing and motivating users to quit and the various quality reporting measures for tobacco use and cessation. What You Will Learn Acquire knowledge of the various quality reporting measures for tobacco use and cessation including strategies/recommendations for capturing data in electronic health record (EHR) systems Understand strategies for implementing efficient, evidence based tobacco cessation services (based on [...]
PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session An Online Learning Opportunity for Your Patients Every minute at least one person in the U.S is diagnosed with heart failure. Give your patients the tools they need to understand their risk of heart failure and the steps to making small changes that can lead to big results. We invite your patients to view our 15-minute "Heart Failure: An Overview" video presented by Preeti Kolankari, Senior Manager for Patient Engagement at The American Heart Association's National Center. [...]
PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session It is important for adult smokers to look at evidence-based strategies for cessation first and utilize those before considering other unproven strategies, including e-cigarettes. This learning activity features Dr. Brian King, Deputy Director for Research Translation in the Office on Smoking and Health within the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Hear his answers to eight of the most frequently-asked questions about the public health concerns [...]
PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session As people set their end-of-year goals and new year’s resolutions, this is a great time to help patients “kick the habit.” Most tobacco users need help, products and/or counseling to quit. Is your practice ready to help them succeed? Users may have to make more than eight attempts before quitting for good. In this practical on-demand learning session, Pamela Graef Luckett explores reaching those in need of tobacco cessation in community settings. Because healthcare providers can have [...]