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PPRNet - Primary (Care) Practices Research Network Annual Meeting, August 27-29, 2015

“Surviving and Thriving at Our 20th Anniversary: PPRNet and Its Member Practices”

"This Live activity, Surviving and Thriving at Our 20th Anniversary: PPRNet and Its Member Practices, with a beginning date of 08/27/2015, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 14.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.”

Agenda and Presentations:

 Thursday, August 27, 2015

11 am-1pm

Registration

 

1-4 pm

Pre-conference workshop: Chronic Care Management

Tripp Bradd, MD

Jan Bradd, RN

5:30 pm

PPRNet Happy Hour

 

7:00 pm

Presenters Dinner

 

Friday, August 28, 2015

7:30 am

Registration and Special Interest Breakfasts

 

8:15 am

Welcome and Review of Day’s Agenda

Andrea Wessell, PharmD

8:30 am

Keynote Address by American Academy of Family Physicians 2015 Family Physician of the Year

Oscar F. Lovelace, MD

9:30 am

Plenary: PPRNet at 20 Years: Porcelain or Platinum?

Steven Ornstein, MD

10:15 am

Break

10:30 am

Surviving and Thriving in a Private Family Medicine Practice

Janet Mullins, MD

11:15 am

Panel Discussion With Long-Time PPRNet Members: How PPRNet has Helped My Practice Survive and Thrive

Diana Lazano, MD

Tim Tobolic, MD

Steve Johnson, MD

12:00 pm

Lunch (Organized Groups)

 

Concurrent Sessions (For New or Prospective PPRNet Practice Members)

1:30 pm

Developing Quality Improvement in Your Practice Using PPRNet Tools and Improvement Approaches

Andrea Wessell, PharmD Lynne Nemeth, PhD, RN

2:30 pm

PPRNet Reports Primer: Presentation and Hands On Demonstration

Vanessa Congdon, MSPH

 

3:15 pm

Reorganizing Practice Schedules for Care Improvement and PPRNet QI Activities

Kristen Dutter

4:00 pm

Panel Discussion: Implementing reports and Improvement Strategies in New PPRNet Practices

Drs. Wessell & Nemeth, Ms. Congdon, and Dutter

4:30 pm

Adjourn

 

Concurrent Sessions (For Experienced PPRNet Practice Members)

 

1:30 pm

Maintenance of Certification Part IV credit for PPRNet based QI Activities

Mary Arenberg, MD

George Schroeder, MD

1:50 pm

The PPRNet Performance Improvement CME Activity

Steven Ornstein, MD

2:30 pm

Optimizing Data Collection and Reporting Using CCDA

Ruth Jenkins, PhD

3:00 pm

CMS QCDR (Qualified Clinical Data Registry) and Other Ways PPRNet Can Help with Value-Based Payment

Cara Litvin, MD

3:45 pm

Panel Discussion: PPRNet and Value Based Payment 

(Panelists: Betty Marsh, MD, Deborah Cox, Tom Jenkins, MD,

Tripp Bradd, MD

Drs. Ornstein, Litvin, and Jenkins

4:30 pm

Adjourn

 

5:00 pm

PPRNet Walk/Fun Run

 

6:30 pm

Twentieth Anniversary and Awards Reception

 

Saturday, August 29, 2015

7:30 am

Registration and Special Interest Breakfast

 

8:30 am

Welcome and Review of Day’s Agenda

Cara Litvin, MD

PPRNet Research: 2014-2015

8:45 am

Reducing ADEs from Anticoagulants, Diabetes Agents and Opioids in Primary Care

Andrea Wessell, PharmD

9:30 am

Enhancing Quality and Access to Lifestyle Counseling and Health Behavior Change for Obesity

Lynne Nemeth, PhD

10:00 am

Break

10:15 am

Chronic Kidney Disease in Primary Care: Translating Research into Practice (Final Report)

Cara Litvin, MD

10:45 am

Discussion: How 2014-15 PPRNet Research Will Impact My Practice

Drs. Wessell, Nemeth, and Litvin

11:15 am

Panel Discussion: Why My Practice Participates in PPRNet Research Projects 

(Panelists: Joseph Jeu, MD, Cindy Jeu, RN, Dan Stroup, MD

Kristin Dutter)

Steven Ornstein, MD

12:00  pm

Lunch (Organized Groups)

 

PPRNet Research: 2015 and beyond

1:30 pm

A Virtual Learning Collaborative for Alcohol Screening, Brief Intervention and Treatment in Primary Care

Lynne Nemeth, PhD

1:50 pm

Reducing Overuse in Primary Care through Safe and Effective Health Information Technology

Cara Litvin, MD

Concurrent Session (For New or Prospective PPRNet Practice Members)

2:30-4:00 pm

PPRNet Research Going Forward: Planning and Discussion

 

Andrea Wessell, PharmD

Cara Litvin, MD

Lynne Nemeth, PhD, RN

Concurrent Sessions (For New or Prospective PPRNet Practice Members)

2:30-4:00 pm

What Else I Need to Know About PPRNet

 

Steven Ornstein, MD

Ruth Jenkins, PhD

Vanessa Congdon, MSPH

4:00 pm

Adjourn

6:00 pm

BBQ in the Country

 

We look forward to seeing you at this year’s meetings.  For questions or comments, please contact us at pprnet@musc.edu

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Past PPRNet Annual Meetings: (agendas and presentations)

 

 

 

2014 Annual Meeting: 

Meeting agenda and presentations

 

"Listening to the challenges of others, their determination to provide good care no matter the area of the country, or the new regulation has inspired me once again."




 

2013 Annual Meeting:

Meeting agenda and presentations

Best Practice Awards photos

High Performance Awards photos

Special Recognition Awards photos

"...sharing of information, ideas, research, and results. Inspiration to provide the best quality health care and learning to do so efficiently."

2012 Annual Meeting:

Meeting agenda

Presentations

"Connection with similar practices that have a shared goal of improving quality care.
"Realization of the power of PPRNet."

 

  


 
 
 
 
 
 

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