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Wednesday, February 11, 2015
8:00 am - 9:00 am
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Wednesday, February 11, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every 14 days that begins at 8:00am, repeating until Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Transition of PSHCNs to Adult Medical Care Webinar Series

Webinar Series for Providers on Transition of PSHCNs to Adult Medical Care
Biweekly Wednesdays, February 11 – May 6, 1:00-2:00pm EST

Improve Care to Patients with Special Healthcare Need (PSHCN)
Lunch and Learn with NYMAC… Register Once, Join as Often as You Can

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Objective: Providers will acquire the tools and understanding necessary to care for young adults with special healthcare needs who are transitioning from pediatric to adult care providers. Patients and families are encouraged to attend to better understand their role in medical care transition.

First Webinar, Wednesday, February 11, 2015 1:00pm EST

Welcome and Introductions – Joann Bodurtha, MD, MPH, Co-Project Director for NYMAC

Key Components of Transition/How to Find Information
Renee Turchi, MD, MPH, Director of the Pennsylvania Medical Home Program (EPIC IC), St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children

Successful Transition System Models

Age-Inclusive Specialty Care Centers
Kathryn Hassell, MD, Professor, Medicine-Hematology, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Med-Peds/Family Medicine
Robert Ostrander, MD, Valley View Family Practice

Second Webinar, Wednesday, February 25, 2015 1:00pm EST

Successful Transition System Models (continued)

Peds to Adult Medicine
Jennifer LeComte, MD, Medical Director, Transitions, Christiana Care Health System

The Adult Side of Sickle Cell Disease
Peter N. Gillette, MD, Internal Medicine-Hematology, Downstate Medical Center

A Dedicated Transition Center
Cory Nourie, MSS, MLSP, Patient Transition Social Work Coordinator, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children

Third Webinar, Wednesday, March 11, 2015 1:00pm EST

Adolescence to Adulthood and Assumption of Responsibility for Self-Care for Patients with Disabilities

Jonathan Martinis, JD, Legal Director, Quality Trust for Individuals with Disabilities

Peyton Sefick, Fit-In Project Coordinator, Burton-Blatt Institute of Syracuse University

Fourth Webinar, Wednesday, March 25, 2015 1:00pm EST

Insurance Concerns and Solutions – How Does the ACA Impact This Population?

Susanna Ginsburg, MSW, President, SG Associates Consulting

Fifth Webinar, Wednesday, April 8, 2015 1:00pm EST

The Nuts and Bolts of Documenting and Billing for Comprehensive Care

Sara Gardner, MD, Program Director, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency, Children’s Mercy, Kansas City, MO

Sixth Webinar, Wednesday, April 22, 2015 1:00pm EST

Social Determinants of Transition – Employment, Housing, Life Skills, Building Assets

Wendy Parent Johnson, PhD, CRC, CESP, UCEDD Director, Center for Disabilities, Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota

Seventh Webinar, Wednesday, May 6, 2015 1:00pm EST

Patient Panel Perspectives, Questions and Answers

Panelists to be determined

Register and Share… Help Improve Care for People with Special Healthcare Needs!
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1412553946587002114
For more information, please contact NYMAC at 518-474-7148 or nymac@health.ny.gov.