Care Coordination for Health Navigators Online - Spring 2019

When

3/1/2019 – 3/30/2019

Live Learning Zoom Sessions Noon-1:30 PM Mountain Time: 

  • March 8
  • March 15
  • March 22
  • March 29

Cost

$250 Colorado residents, $350 out of state residents, No Cost (invoice me)

Primary Competency

Analytical/Assessment Skills
Description

This course focuses on the role of the patient navigator in team-based care coordination. In this course, we will explore care coordination and related concepts, including their application to practice and commonly encountered challenges. You will be guided step-by-step to learn the basic skills and advanced strategies to enhance team-based care and client engagement for better health outcomes, patient safety, and workflow efficiency.

Audience

This course is designed for care coordinators, case managers, patient navigators, health navigators and others who want to provide high quality, coordinated care to their clients.

Cost

$250 Colorado residents
$350 out of state

Select No Cost at checkout if you wish to be invoiced for the fee.

Course Topics

  • An introduction to team roles and functions for effective care coordination 
  • Communication techniques for team responsibility and accountability to a shared plan of care
  • Tools to efficiently manage your patients panel  
  • Overview of strategies you can use with your clients to enhance self-care 
  • Ways to measure the effectiveness of care coordination 
  • Case-based discussion and guided practice  

Course format

This course is an instructor-led virtual course (not self-paced). The format include both online coursework (reading, assignments, quizzes) as well as Live Learning Sessions via Zoom web conferencing. These sessions are NOT a webinar, but a chance to connect with your peers and practice skills.

Prerequisite

Level 1: Patient Navigator Fundamentals or experience in the field (such as RN, LPN, LSW or more than 2 years experience as a PN). Contact Erin Martinez at erin.martinez@ucdenver.edu if you have questions if this course is a good fit. 

Learning Objectives
  • Define care coordination
  • Describe Care coordination activities
  • Describe which patient groups would most benefit from care coordination
  • Demonstrate 9 Foundational Care Coordination Activities
  • Demonstrate how to support patient self-management goals
  • Create, communicate review and revise a plan of care
  • Discuss ways to measure effects of Care Coordination
Registration Information
Please ensure you receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive a confirmation, your registration was not processed.
Technical Requirements
A webcam or access to an internet capable device equipped with a camera and a microphone (such as smartphone or tablet) is required to participate in this course.

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