TODAY: How (and Why) to Build Customized Plan Selection Resources
Hosted by Beyond the Basics
July 14, 2022 | 2:00pm
The team at Beyond the Basics will provide an overview of how to build two resources that enrollment assisters can use when helping consumers compare their plan options: (1) a network overview chart, which can help make the process of identifying the hospitals and health care providers that are in-network for each plan more efficient, and (2) detailed plan comparison tools, which can help streamline the process of comparing out-of-pocket costs and pre-deductible services among different plans.
Nonprofit Vote Webinar: Staying Nonpartisan During Voter Engagement
Hosted by Nonprofit Vote
Tuesday, July 19, 2022 | 2:00 PM
Activities that promote voting and civic participation are allowed for 501(c)(3) organizations, but those activities, including candidate engagement, voter registration, and education, must be strictly nonpartisan. However, how can you be sure your communications, interactions, and plans are unbiased and nonpartisan? Join Nonprofit Vote to get the answers you need! During this webinar, we will discuss what is considered to be nonpartisan, what activities are acceptable, and will provide further IRS guidance around tax-exempt voter engagement.
NACHC’s July 340B Office Hours Webinar
Thursday, July 21 | 3:00-4:00 PM ET
Join NACHC and 340B experts from the field to discuss the latest operations, compliance, and 340B policy updates. July’s Office Hours will include a health center presentation featuring Anthony Armstrong from Howard Brown Health Center, who will provide an educational overview of how Louvir, a 340B data monitoring platform, helps their health center make better business decisions and leverage their 340B program.
Register for ADA’s Award-Winning Safe at School Campaign Webinars
The Safe at School Campaign will once again offer back-to-school virtual events this summer. Pediatric diabetes health care providers are invited to attend the American Diabetes Association’s upcoming Safe at School® Back-to-School Virtual events. Both events will offer the opportunity to ask questions in real time.
The Rights of Students with Diabetes session will cover legal protections, written care plans, and resources available to help parents prepare for returning their child to the classroom this fall.
July 21, 2022 | 7:00 p.m. ET.
Pre-registration on Zoom is required.
The Expert Panel Round Table Discussion will discuss diabetes management and planning strategies for the new school year.
July 28, 2022 | 2:30 p.m. ET.
Pre-registration on Zoom is required.
Medicaid Managed Care Webinar Series
Every 3rd Thursday of the month | 5:30-6:45 PM
Register for sessions and access past archives on this webpage.
Hosted by Shannon Dowler, MD, Chief Medical Officer, NC Division of Health Benefits. Moderated by Hugh Tilson, Director of the NC AHEC Program
- July 21, 2022 | Tailored Plan 101: Ready, Set, Launch Series
- August 18, 2022 | Medicaid Hot Topics
- September 15, 2022 | Medicaid Hot Topics
- October 20, 2022 | Medicaid Hot Topics
- November 17, 2022 | Medicaid Hot Topics
- December 15, 2022 | Medicaid Hot Topics
North Carolina Association of Free and Charitable Clinics Survey
Deadline: July 22, 2022
On behalf of the North Carolina Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NCAFCC), we'd like to invite you to spend a few minutes to complete the short 12 question survey.
Your input will guide us as we prepare to launch an enhanced monthly newsletter for everyone interested in knowing more about what North Carolina’s free and charitable clinics are doing to expand access to health care for the uninsured, low-income people who are among our state’s most vulnerable residents.
If you are already a subscriber, the survey is an opportunity to tell us how the newsletter can better serve your needs. For those of you who are not currently receiving the newsletter, the survey invites you to opt in and also let us know what kind of information you would find valuable.
North Carolina’s Healthy Opportunities Pilots: A Medicaid Managed Care Program to Address Social Needs
Hosted by Duke-Margolis Center and NC Institute of Medicine
July 28, 10:00 – 11:30am
Register | Agenda
This virtual meeting will feature policymakers, researchers, evaluators, implementation leaders, and frontline providers discussing their experiences with the Healthy Opportunities Pilots (HOP) program. The meeting will also highlight the planning, capacity-building, and early implementation periods of the HOP program, including successes, lessons learned, challenges encountered, and innovative solutions for overcoming challenges. Please contact email@example.com with any questions.
Comments Requested: HHS Initiative to Strengthen Primary Care
Deadline: August 1, 2022
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) seeks input from individuals; paid and unpaid caregivers; community-based organizations; health care providers; professional societies; community health centers and Rural Health Clinics; state, local, tribal, and territorial governments and public health departments; educators; academic researchers; global partners; health insurance payers and purchasers; health technology developers; and policy experts. Respondents are asked to provide information on successful models or innovations that improve primary health care, as well as successful strategies to engage communities.
STAR2 Center Training Opportunity: Developing Clinical Leaders at Every Level
August 2, 2022 | 2:00-3:15 p.m. ET
Contact Narine Hovnanian to register.
ACU’s STAR2 Center will provide practical strategies to help health centers build leadership skills for all types of clinical providers in a training that is part of ACU’s 2022 Conference, “Resilience & Transformation in Care.” You’ll explore how to develop career paths and opportunities for advancement for rising clinical leaders. Join the training in-person in Washington, D.C., or online.
Prep Now for National Health Center Week
August 7-13, 2022
Register Your NHCW Event
We’re three weeks out from the start of National Health Center Week (NHCW) and we want to make sure you have the tools to make this event a success for your Center. Please review these action items:
- Plan a public event that celebrates the work of your Community Health Center. Get ideas for NHCW events and activities on this webpage.
- Invite a State Legislator, Member of Congress, or Candidate to your NHCW event. Use the NACHC template invitation letter.
- ** Important: ** Enter your NHCW event details on this brief form so NCCHCA staff can help promote it and consider plans to attend. (Form has been unlocked.)
2nd Annual Virtual Statewide Quality Forum
August 11, 2022 | 12:30-1:30 p.m.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Division of Health Benefits and North Carolina AHEC, in conjunction with the five Medicaid managed care health plans, will host the 2nd Annual Virtual Statewide Quality Forum to help providers, practice managers, and quality managers succeed with Medicaid Managed Care quality initiatives. Join us for this informative session which will cover:
- Statewide Medicaid Standard Plan Metric Outcomes
- AMH Metrics: Maximizing Data Capture
- AMH Support
NEW: Advocacy Webinar Series from the NC Center for Nonprofits
August 16 & 30; September 13, 2022; 1:00-2:30 pm
(More information and registration)
Join the NC Center for Nonprofits for Making Your Nonprofit’s Case, the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits' new 3-part advocacy series, which will offer concrete tools for everyone to be an effective advocate for their cause.
• August 16 – Making Your Nonprofit’s Case: Back to Basics – Define your nonprofit’s goals, audiences, and resources as you develop advocacy strategies and tactics to make your case with funders, policymakers, and other decision makers
• August 30 – Making Your Nonprofit’s Case with Storytelling – Study proven narratives and practical storytelling tools to make the case for your programs and mission
• September 13 – Making Your Nonprofits Case with Quantitative Data – Identify and track the data that supports the need for your programs and services.
Register for the full series or individual webinars. Registration for the full series begins at $60 and closes August 15. Registration for individual webinars begins at $25 and closes the day before each webinar.
Save the Date for NCCHCA’s 2022 Clinical Conference
October 20-21 | Winston-Salem
We look forward to welcoming you at our 2022 Clinical Conference, which will be a valuable opportunity for professional development and networking. Please mark your calendars for October 20-21 and be on the lookout for more details and a registration link coming soon. We look forward to seeing you there!