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
AdobeConnect Webinar: https://ihs.adobeconnect.com/ihsupdates
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