Nathan Newman, MD FAAFP, is a nationally recognized physician leader with nearly two decades of administration experience. Currently the Chief Medical Officer for Quality and Risk Adjustment (QRA) at WellMed, he has proven his ability to execute innovative strategies, influence physician practice, provide leadership and build effective teams to facilitate collaborative care delivery within health plans, hospitals and group/network physicians. Dr Newman was honored to be awarded the recipient of the American Academy of Family Physicians Robert Graham Award as the Nation’s Physician Executive of the Year in 2015.
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May 15th, 2018 1:00PM ET
The healthcare industry’s shift from volume to value puts increasing pressure on providers to improve both care quality and patient experience. Patient education plays a critical role in determining positive patient outcomes, but education is only effective when patients are engaged in the right way. Educating providers and administrative staff on the factors influencing patient activation is essential to improvement engagement of individual patients and patient populations.
In this webinar, Nathan Newman, MD, FAAFP, of WellMed Medical Management Inc., will detail strategies to enhance quality of care through patient engagement as providers help patients live healthier lives through preventive care.
Define patient activation and patient engagement
Describe how patient activation drives better health outcomes and lowers healthcare costs
Measure the success of communications to patients
This webcast is approved for up to 1.0 continuing education (CE) hours for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the Certified Professional in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CPHIMS) and the Certified Associate in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CAHIMS).