Iowa PCA Annual Conference: Celebrating 25 Years of Excellence

October 24, 2013 to October 25, 2013


Purpose

The Iowa Primary Care Association Annual Conference is an educational opportunity for our community health centers to learn about upcoming changes in the health care environment, best practices and strategies, and ways to collaborate as a group.  

Target Audience

CEOs, Operations Directors, Senior Leadership, Clinic Managers, Clinicians, Dental Staff, CFOs, HR Directors, Quality Directors and Marketing/Fundraising Staff. 

Objectives

  • Identify opportunities in the Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) to improve financial health and clinical quality as evidenced by their evaluation responses.
  • Describe one take-away to integrate medical and dental care as evidenced by their evaluation responses.
  • Identify and share barriers and opportunities from another FQHC how they have improved their team based care as evidenced by their evaluation responses.
  • Identify and share barriers and opportunities with the EMR as evidenced by their evaluation responses.

Agenda and Speakers

Click here for the conference program. 

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content for this program and the selection of speakers are responsibilities of the program director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas.

Awards

The Iowa PCA Annual Awards program begins with you! Any member of health center staff can nominate colleagues for the following three awards, which will be presented at this year's Iowa PCA Annual Conference.

The Carl Kulczyk Memorial Award
This award was established in recognition of Carl Kulczyk's outstanding contributions to the Iowa PCA and community health field prior to his death in 2008. This award is presented to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to his/her organization over the course of his/her tenure at the health center.

The Unsung Hero Award
This award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated a level of excellence in his/her work which distinguishes his/her services and contributions during the past year. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 8.40 IBON
  • 7.00 CE Contact Hours
Course opens: 
10/24/2013
Course expires: 
10/25/2013
Event starts: 
10/24/2013 - 10:00am
Event ends: 
10/25/2013 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
West Des Moines Mariott
West Des Moines, IA
United States

Continuing Education Credit

  • MD:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS) through the joint providership of Des Moines University (DMU) and the Iowa Primary Care Association. DMU is accredited by IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AOA Category 2-A credit(s).
  • Nurse: Des Moines University continuing education is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112. This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 8.4 continuing education contact hour(s). No partial credit awarded.
  • Other: This live activity is designated for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 8.40 IBON
  • 7.00 CE Contact Hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/24/2013
Course expires: 
10/25/2013

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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