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Achieving Excellence in Healthcare Through Patient EngagementPDF Link

Publication October 31, 2013
Q Corp
On October 14, 2013 Q Corp, CareOregon, PeaceHealth Medical Group and Providence Medical Group co-hosted a daylong event highlighting patient engagement initiatives in Oregon. This document includes graphic recordings of the presentations and discussions at the event.

Filed In:

  • Community Convenings
  • Consumer Engagement

Story Telling ProjectExternal Link

Video October 24, 2013
CLF
The Regional Equity Atlas, which includes data from Q Corp, shows that access to resources in Portland decreases dramatically in outer lying areas. Hear stories from people living in those areas in a video from the Coalition for a Livable Future.

Filed In:

  • Reducing Disparities

Low Back Pain: Utilization of Health Care Services in OregonPDF Link

Report October 22, 2013
Q Corp
In 2010 Q Corp launched a program to improve care for low back pain as part of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Aligning Forces for Quality initiative. This report is the second in a series to measure and evaluate the use of health care services for the condition, compared to recommendations from the Oregon-specific guideline for low back pain care.

Filed In:

  • Measurement and Reporting
  • Low Back Pain

Care Setting Transitions and the Primary Care Home

Webinar October 8, 2013
PCPCI

The Institute is hosting a webinar focusing on the roles and responsibilities of primary care in care transitions, as well as effective strategies for a primary care home for improving care transitions.

Information for a Healthy Oregon: 2013 Statewide ReportPDF Link

Report August 14, 2013
Q Corp
Q Corp's annual report on health care quality and utilization. Among the findings in 2013, preventive health care services for women vary widely across Oregon. Average clinic rates of cervical cancer and Chlamydia screenings fall below national averages. Women in Oregon also received breast cancer screenings both before and long after the age group recommended by the United States Preventive Services Task Force.

Filed In:

  • Measurement and Reporting

Using Data in Quality Improvement

Webinar August 20, 2013
PCPCI

The Patient-Centered Primary Care Institute is hosting a webinar on the strategic use of data for primary care home transformation. This webinar will share best practices, common challenges and real-life experiences.

SBIRT: Behavioral Health Screenings and Patient-Centered Care

Webinar July 24, 2013
PCPCI

The Patient-Centered Primary Care Institute is hosting a webinar on targeted Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) interventions, which allow for universal annual screening of patients for depression and substance misuse that has a demonstrated impact on patient health and cost of care.  

Low Back Pain: Utilization of Health Care Services in OregonPDF Link

Report March 18, 2013
Q Corp
In 2010 Q Corp launched a program to improve care for low back pain as part of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Aligning Forces for Quality initiative. This report measures and evaluates the use of health care services for the condition, compared to recommendations from the Oregon-specific guideline for low back pain care.

Filed In:

  • Measurement and Reporting
  • Low Back Pain

Patient Experience: Through the Patient's EyesExternal Link

Video February 26, 2013
Q Corp
On February 26, 2013 Q Corp hosted an event to share information about measuring and improving the patient experience of care. Margie Turner, Patient Advisor at Providence Medical Group, talks about the importance of patient experience in health care.

Filed In:

  • Measurement and Reporting
  • Community Convenings
  • Patient Experience