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Email - Teleconference Consultation/Confer Draft Quality Framework

From: Coleman, Travis (IHS/CAL)
Sent: Wednesday, August 10, 2016 8:00 AM
Subject: Teleconference Consultation/Confer Draft Quality Framework, August 15, 2016 at 11 am - 12 noon PST

Please join the Indian Health Service (IHS) for a Tribal consultation and Urban confer session regarding a draft Quality Framework to increase access to quality health care for American Indians and Alaska Natives.  This session will be held via teleconference and Webinar.

Date:  Monday, August 15, 2016

Time:  2:00 pm – 4:00 pm (Eastern)

Conference Call Details: 

Dial in number: 800-988-9462

Passcode: 6895736

AdobeConnect Webinar:

 The IHS draft Quality Framework focuses on federally operated facilities to align with the following quality priorities: 1) Strengthen organizational capacity to improve quality of care and systems; 2) Meet and maintain accreditation for IHS direct service facilities; 3) Align service delivery processes to improve patient experience; 4) Ensure patient safety; and 5) Improve processes and strengthen communications for early identification of risks. 

Links:  You may access an electronic copy of the IHS letters to Tribal Leaders and the draft Quality Framework on the IHS website using the following links:

Travis A. Coleman
Indian Health Service, California Area Office