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Behavioral Health Analysis in Massachusetts

This resource reviews Massachusett’s procees to enhance workforce data would be collect information from licensees at the time of license application and renewal. For purposes of health planning, th...

Quality Improvement in Medicaid Managed Care Toolkit

This toolkit details the experiences of a collaborative workgroup of Medicaid managed care organizations, Improving Health Care Quality for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Populations. The workgroup ...

Medicalhomeinfo.com: Care Delivery Management

Care Delivery Management promotes clinical care that is consistent with patient and family preference and scientific evidence. Many children and youth require more than the usual well child, preventi...

Behavioral Health Clinical Quality Measures

SAMHSA and ONC worked on Federal project,   which concluded on September 30, 2012, and facilitated the development of a   portfolio of Behavioral Health Electronic Clinical Quality...

Workflow Redesign for EHRs

Learn the value of understanding current clinical workflows Understand how workflow documentation can improve the success of an EHR implementation Increase awareness of practical workflow analysis too...

Cert Guidance for Ineligible Providers

Certification Guidance for EHR Technology Developers Serving Health Care Providers Ineligible for Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Payments...

Monitoring Health IT and EHR Goal Achievement

The Monitoring HIT and EHR Goal Achievement assessment is intended to aid providers and health IT implementers with Meaningful Use.  It can be used to help measure the extent to which health informat...

Computerized Provider Order Entry Studies

Of the many components that make up a clinical information system, perhaps the greatest promise has been ascribed to computerized provider order entry (CPOE). CPOE substantially eliminates or improves...

Video: Managing Change

Introducing change is not easy in a healthcare setting because it often makes people uncomfortable and causes anxiety. Engaging users early on in decision making and workflow changes is essential. Thi...

Video: Effective Healthcare IT Leaders

Some people seem to be born leaders. But good leadership is a skill which can be learned. Experts in this video tell us what they see as the most important traits of effective leaders in health IT. ...

Self-Measured Blood Pressure Monitoring: Action Steps for Public Health Practitioners

This guide provides action steps for public health practitioners on self-measured blood pressure (SMBP) monitoring. Topics include: the burden of hypertension, support strategies for and costs associa...

Health Information Exchange - Making a Difference

To better track and securely share patients’ complete medical histories, more and more health care providers are participating in health information exchange (HIE). HIE helps facilitate coordinate...

Vendor Meaningful Use Compare Tool

This resource is a tool used in the field today and recommended by “boots-on-the-ground” professionals for use by others who have made the commitment to implement or upgrade to certified EHR syste...

Making Your EHR System Work for You

Find out how Ellsworth Medical Clinic, a family practice in rural Wisconsin, won national recognition last year in the Million Hearts® Hypertension Control Challenge by increasing Patients in control...

US Health Information Knowledge Base (USHIK) for Clinical Quality Measurement

Guide provides a summary of how to use the US Health Information Knowledgebase (USHIK) to access key information on Clinical Quality Measures. ...

EHR Demonstration Scenario, Evaluation and Vendor Questions

This toolkit is intended to aid providers and health IT implementers when selecting or upgrading to a certified EHR vendor. The purpose of this toolkit is to help providers and heath IT implementers t...

Medical Home - Practice-Based Care Coordination Workbook

This workbook includes the tools and supports needed for a primary care practice to develop their capacity to offer a pediatric care coordination service; particularly for children with special health...

Medical Home Portal: Care Coordination

Care Coordination is a collaborative process that links children and families to services and resources in a coordinated manner to maximize the potential of children and provide them optimal health ca...

Transition of Care to a New Provider HIE Scenario, Workflow and Specifications

This resource is intended to aid providers and health IT implementers in understanding health information exchange (HIE) solutions related to the Meaningful Use Menu Measure 8 – Transition of Care....

Vendor Management for Critical Access Hospitals

The Vendor Management for Critical Access Hospitals presentation is intended to aid providers and health IT implementers with EHR Implementation. It can be used to understand the challenges and streng...

Hypertension Control: Action Steps for Clinicians

This guide provides action steps for clinicians to control hypertension among their patients. Various steps and resources are provided for delivery system design, medication adherence, patient reminde...

Supporting Integration of BH Care through HIE

This report provides recommendations for integrating mental health, substance abuse treatment and medical communities through the development of state health information exchange. It defines the next ...

Secure Messaging FAQs

Use or re-purpose these FAQs to discuss Secure Electronic Messaging with your patients ...

Practice Transformation Toolkit

Practice Transformation Toolkit Introduction The Practice Transformation Toolkit (Toolkit) is a comprehensive set of tools and resources that providers and staff members can use to implement a new or ...

Million Hearts Whiteboard Animation

This whiteboard animation provides an overview of the Million Hearts program and how the clinicians can be involved in the Call to Action....

NLC Reference Checking for EHR Vendors

The material in this document was developed by Regional Extension Center staff in the performance of technical support and EHR implementation. The information in this document is not intended to serve...

Making Use of Meaningful Use - Working Towards Statewide HIE

As medical practices and technologies have advanced, the delivery of sophisticated, high-quality medical care has come to require teams of health care providers—primary care physicians, specialists,...

Best Practices from QIO REC Collaboration Arkansas

​Arkansas QIO provides details on how they have gained such success with the Million Hearts Initiative implementation through collaboration. Through audio and visuals they show how they have improve...

ACO Case Study

The purpose of this case study is to educate RECs, providers, and other healthcare organizations on how to start and maintain an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) by highlighting the processes and i...

Million Hearts Podcast

The Podcast is an interview with a Million Hearts Fellow as she walks through the Call to Action and her Million Hearts work in Arkansas....

Quality Improvement PDSA

This presentation on the quality improvement process walks practices through steps needed for quality improvement. This resource can assist you in redesigning your system and improving your outcomes....

Video: The Tech-Savvy Patient

As technology becomes a more important part of people's lives, the opportunities are expanding for patients to use technology to manage their health information. Healthcare providers are beginning to ...

Online Course: Health Information Technology Foundations for Rural Health Clinics & Community Health Centers

This 8-week, 40-hour Health IT training program is designed for clinical and non-clinical staff in varied roles at rural health clinics and community health centers. The training focuses on the skills...

Fact Sheet: Using Secure Electronic Messaging to Support Patient and Family Engagement

Secure electronic messaging can play an important role in improving patient access to health care providers. It also helps patients who want to be better informed and more active members of their care...

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Requirements for Medicaid Incentive Program

The Meaningful Use Stage 1 Requirements for Medicaid Incentive Program inpatient checklist is intended to aid providers and health IT implementers with achieving meaningful use during stage 1. It can ...

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