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    This new guide is part of a series on how hospitals can address the social determinants of health. Learn more.

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    Provides guidance and information to help hospitals address the opioid crisis. Learn more.

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    Provides an overview, strategies and resources to help hospitals improve care for high-need, high-cost patients. Learn more.

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    View new series on social determinants of health. Learn more.

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    HRET highlights successful hospital-community partnerships from across the U.S. Learn more.

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    Housing and the Role of Hospitals is the latest guide in the social determinants of health series from the AHA, HRET and ACHI. Learn more.

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  • Transportation and the Role of Hospitals

    This guide, part of a series on addressing the social determinants of health, provides strategies for hospitals and health systems to address patients’ transportation issues and improve health and health care access. Case studies are included.

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  • Stem the Tide: Addressing the Opioid Epidemic

    This toolkit, released by the AHA, provides guidance and information to hospitals and health systems on how they can partner with patients, clinicians and communities to address the opioid epidemic. Developed with input from a multidisciplinary team of front-line clinicians and subject matter experts, the toolkit includes links to guidelines, training, webinars, reports and other resources.

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  • NEJM Catalyst Article on Addressing the Prescription Opioid Crisis

    In this article, Jay Bhatt, D.O., and Elisa Arespacochaga discuss the opioid epidemic, focusing on advancing provider education in five areas and collaborating with all stakeholders. Dr. Bhatt is president of HRET and chief medical officer of the AHA. Elisa Arespacochaga is vice president of the Physician Leadership Forum.

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  • Webinar: 2018 MACRA Quality Payment Program Final Rule — November 17

    Join AHA policy experts for a webinar on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services final rule updating Quality Payment Program requirements for physicians and other eligible clinicians under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act. Released Nov. 2, the rule specifies what eligible clinicians must report for the QPP’s 2018 performance period, which will affect eligible clinicians’ payment under the Medicare physician fee schedule in calendar year 2020. This 60-minute webinar will review highlights from the rule, steps to take now and AHA MACRA resources.

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  • Equity of Care Award Webinar Series — November 20

    Join the AHA’s Institute for Diversity in Health Management for “Aligning Diversity and Inclusion, Community Engagement, Business Operations and Population Health Efforts to Achieve Equity.” This webinar will feature two Equity of Care honorees, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, and Advocate Health Care, Downers Grove, Ill. Part one of a three-part series.

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  • Webinar: Enhancing Patient Engagement Using TeamSTEPP Tools — December 6

    Enaging patients as partners in care is an essential element for effective teamwork and communication. TeamSTEPPS is an evidence-based model designed to improve team function and patient outcomes. This webinar will provide practical examples of how to use TeamSTEPPS tools and strategies to promote patient partnerships.

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