Making Health Care More Affordable: The Intersection of Quality and Cost

Madison, WI US

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians, nurses, administration, finance and allied health personnel who wish to learn more about the impact that improving quality has on lowering health care costs and improving access to health care.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the educational activity, the health care team will be able to:

1. Explain the relationship between cost and quality to better care and lower costs

2. Model how other states are increasing cost transparency through online sites and engaging consumers

3. Outline how providers can improve care, reduce cost through care coordination in both clinics and acute care settings through patient-centered care

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.50 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 3.50 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 3.50 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
Registration opens: 
04/17/2018
Course expires: 
04/17/2018
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Monona Terrace
1 John Nolen Dr.
Madison, WI 53703
United States

* Terese Bailey, Senior Outreach Specialist, University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP Francois de Brantes, MS, MBA,

Christopher Elfner,

Matt Gigot, Director Performance Measurement and Analysis, WCHQ

*Mary Kay Grasmick, Director, Membership and Business Development, WCHQ

*Jill Lindwall, MSN, RN, Quality Improvement Specialist, WCHQ

Jonathan Mathieu, PhD, Academic titles

*Chris Queram, President/CEO, WCHQ

*Gabrielle Rude, PhD, Director, Practice Transformation, WCHQ *= Planning Committee Member

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) and the Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality. The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Available Credit

  • 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.50 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 3.50 Iowa Board of Nursing Contact Hours
  • 3.50 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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