Funding and Evaluating Primary Care Practice Facilitation Programs Webinar

Register for an AHRQ Webinar:

Funding and Evaluating Primary Care Practice Facilitation Programs

 

Date:                Friday, September 28th, 12:30-2:00 pm EDT

 

Register:          Funding and Evaluating Primary Care Practice Facilitation Programs

  

Speakers:         Lyndee Knox, LA Net

                        Hunter Gatewood, San Francisco Health Plan

                        Bruce Baskerville, University of Waterloo

                        Michael Parchman, MacColl Center for Health Innovation

                        James Mold, Oklahoma Physicians Resource/Research Network      

 

 

Description:  In this webinar, presenters will address questions about funding a practice facilitation program, including creating a sustainable business plan. They will also discuss approaches for evaluating the outcomes of the work done by facilitators. Questions to be addressed include:

 

  • Ø  What are potential funding sources for PF programs? What are some effective strategies for approaching funders?
  • Ø  What is included in a business plan for a PF program?
  • Ø  What types of line items should be included in a budget for a PF program?
  • Ø  What are the various reasons for evaluating PF programs? How are evaluations carried out?

 

This is the final webinar in a series of 4 based on AHRQ’s Practice Facilitation manual. Slides and audio from the previous 3 webinars are available on the “PCPF Updates” page of AHRQ’s PCMH Resource Center.