Network Update 71: 09/02/2014

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

In the News

Care Management. The Commonwealth Fund spotlights successful care management programs – specifically Community Care of the Sandhills – in its August 2014 Issue Brief. Read the full brief here

Community Pharmacy. Troy Trygstad co-moderated two expert panels at an Industry Insights Breakfast Roundtable following the 2014 Next-Generation Pharmacist™ Awards that discussed how community pharmacists are well-positioned for the new value-driven model of health care. Read more in Pharmacy Times.

Population Health. Time Warner Cable News Raleigh interviewed Dr. Tom Wroth about CCNC’s population health approach. Check out the interview here.

NC Medicaid. The General Assembly finally wrapped up the Short Session. Medicaid-related coverage can be found here.

Events

One Community in Recovery. The 6th Annual NC 'One Community in Recovery' Conference will be held Nov. 12-14 at the Village Inn and Conference Center in Clemmons, NC. Online registration and an informational brochure can be found here

Other News

NC HIE. Health IT Outcomes highlighted the NC HIE’s work with skilled nursing facilities. Check out the article here. NC HIE also recently launched social media to provide real-time updates to stakeholders. Connect with NC HIE on FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn. For more NC HIE news, check out the monthly e-newsletter that is distributed on the first of every month. To view the August 2014 NC HIE e-newsletter, click here. To subscribe to NC HIE e-News for automated monthly updates, click here.

Welcome New Faces! Please welcome Data Management Specialist Melodie Staton, Project Coordinator for Physician Practice Services Robin Wagner, NC HIE Project Manager Gary Ford, Project Manager Tara Danyi and Clinical Data Analyst Kevin Prybol to the CCNC family!

Career Opportunities at CCNC. Applications are currently being accepted for several positions - for more information, please see the CCNC Careers page. Don't forget to check out positions open in other local CCNC networks on our Network Careers page.  

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