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2015 Save the Date
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Understanding how Quality is Impacting Your Bottom Line in 2015+
Thursday, April 30, 2015: 5:30pm‐7:30pm
(Light dinner will be provided)

Sherry L. Sweek, RHIA, CPHQ, CPMSM
Director, Quality Improvement
Southeast Georgia Health System

Brochure and Directions

1.25 CPHQ Credits*

Objectives:

 

  1. Identify the top 3 outcomes impacting value based purchasing.
  2. Understand the relationship between meaningful use indicators, physician quality reporting system (PQRS) and HEDIS.
  3. Discuss the strategy to move the focus from process measures to outcome measures.

Location:
Children’s Hospital of Atlanta – Park Office – Classroom 4
1680 Tullie Circle
Atlanta, GA 30329‐2303

Register:
GAHQ Member ‐ $30

GAHQ Non Member ‐ $40


June 2015 

NAHQ CPHQ Review Course - June 2015

Monday, June 1 & Tuesday, June 2, 8am-5pm

Location:
DeKalb Medical Center
Women's and Surgery Tower
Bailey Tower Auditorium - First Floor
2701 North Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033

Course Structure: This two day workshop is designed to help those who are planning to take the Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) examination. The course will follow the exam matrix and will help you focus your study efforts. Participants will also 7 short videos throughout the course that provide definitions and examples of concepts covered in the Information Management Module. Participants should come to the workshop with functional knowledge in areas identified in the CPHQ exam outline, which may be obtained at www.cphq.org.

CPHQ CE Credit: 15 (subject to change)
Registration Information

Registration link:

http://www.nahq.org/education/events/cphq-review-course-june-2015.html
(Please copy and paste onto your browser if clicking on the link does not work)

NAHQ Members: $329*
Nonmembers: $399*
Join & Register: $494*

*Registration includes breakfast and afternoon snacks
(GAHQ members will need to also be NAHQ members to get the NAHQ Member rate)

See flyer here 


August 2015

Introduction to Healthcare Quality - August 2015

Monday, August 24, 2015, 8am - 5pm
Women's and Surgery Tower

Dekalb Medical Center
Bailey Tower Auditorium - First Floor
2701 North Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033

Course Information
This one-day course is designed for professionals approaching quality concepts for the first time. This course will engage the learner in developing knowledge that will transfer to the healthcare quality practice setting. The format invites a high degree of interaction and group activities to introduce participants to introductory concepts.
Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
· Discuss the key events in the evolution of quality and patient safety in healthcare
· Describe the impact of regulations and accreditation affecting quality and patient safety in their practice setting
· Identify and describe basic healthcare quality and patient safety principles and methodologies
· Recognize and understand basic quality and patient safety measurement and improvement tools
· Articulate ways to integrate quality and patient safety principles, methodologies, and tools to their practice setting.

CPHQ CE Credits: 7.5
Nursing Contact Hours: 7.5
Registration Information

Registration link:

http://www.nahq.org/education/events/intro-aug15.html
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*Registration includes breakfast and afternoon snacks.
(GAHQ members will need to also be NAHQ members to get the NAHQ member rate)

Please see attached flyer


October 2015

NAHQ CPHQ Review Course - October

Monday, October 26 &
Tuesday, October 27, 8am-5pm

Location:
DeKalb Medical Center
Women's and Surgery Tower
Bailey Tower Auditorium - First Floor
2701 North Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033


Course Structure: This two day workshop is designed to help those who are planning to take the Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) examination. The course will follow the exam matrix and will help you focus your study efforts. Participants will also 7 short videos throughout the course that provide definitions and examples of concepts covered in the Information Management Module. Participants should come to the workshop with functional knowledge in areas identified in the CPHQ exam outline, which may be obtained at www.cphq.org.

CPHQ CE Credit: 15 (subject to change)
Registration Information

Registration link:

http://www.nahq.org/education/events/cphq10-15.html
(Please copy and paste onto your browser if clicking on the link does not work)

NAHQ Members: $329*
Nonmembers: $399*
Join & Register: $494*

*Registration includes breakfast and afternoon snacks
(GAHQ members will need to also be NAHQ members to get the NAHQ Member rate)

Please see attached flyer 


 Lean, From Theory to Action

January 26 and 27, 2015

Early bird price: $299.00 (expired 12/5/14)
Use promo code: LEANEB

Register:
GAHQ Member: $349.00
Non-Member: $399.00

Paper Registration
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Hotel:
JW Marriott Buckhead
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