October 23, 2017

Asthma Training with CME Now Available

Building a Comprehensive Asthma Care Home: Engaging Clinicians, Patients and Caregivers in Comprehensive Asthma Management is a continuing professional education program offered by ACU and Co-hosted by the Clinical Directors Network (CDN). It has been approved for 1.0 prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Please Note: This webinar uses the Elluminate Platform.  You will be asked to give a name and email address to sign in. At the end of the presentation, you will be … [Read more...]

Asthma Care in the Patient Centered Medical Home

“When you can’t breathe, nothing else matters, ” according to Lois Wessel, RN, CFNP. In this video, Ms. Wessel talks about asthma care in the context of the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). Her 15-minute presentation was recorded at the "Clearing the Air" asthma disparities conference held at the Maritime Institute Conference Center in Linthicum, MD on June 28th, 2011. … [Read more...]

Report Highlights ACU Members as Change Agents in Their Communities

Community Health Centers (CHCs) use their role in the community to improve the social determinants of health, according to a new report from the Institute for Alternative Futures called Community Health Centers Leveraging the Social Determinants of Health. Among the case studies featured in the report are several current or former ACU members, including Hudson River HealthCare  in Peekskill, NY Community Health Partners in Livingston, MT Kokua Kalihi Valley Comprehensive Family Services, … [Read more...]