The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is hosting a webinar Tuesday, July 29 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. ET, on contemporary issues in economic assessments of interventions in primary care. The presenters will discuss economic assessment methods including activity-based cost surveys, qualitative interviews, and Medicaid claims analysis. The presenters will give examples of how these methods have been used to assess the costs of patient-centered medical home (PCMH) activities and shared medical appointments (SMAs) or group visits. The presenters will also describe how these methods have been applied to safety net primary care settings.
Presenters will include:
- Elbert Huang, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.P., Associate Professor of Medicine, The University of Chicago and Director, Center for Translational and Policy Research of Chronic Diseases
- Robert Nocon, M.H.S., Senior Health Services Researcher, The University of Chicago
- Ming Tai-Seale, Ph.D., M.P.H., Senior Scientist, Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute
- Cheryl D. Stults, Ph.D., Research Sociologist, Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute
- Colleen Payton, M.P.H., C.H.E.S., Clinical Research Specialist, Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Family and Community Medicine
Moderator: Rebecca Roper, MS, MPH, Director, Practice-Based Research Network Initiative, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. To register, select: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/
Brought to you by the AHRQ PBRN Resource Center.
Learn more about how to improve primary care. Visit AHRQ’s Prevention & Chronic Care Program at: http://www.ahrq.gov/