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Critical Access and Rural Hospital Affinity Group: Addressing Behavioral Health in Rural Settings to Impact Readmissions

Diverse Business Group Business Audience

Thursday, July 12, 2018, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. PT.

HSAG HIIN invites you to participate in the Critical Access and Rural Hospital Affinity Group!

About the Affinity Group:

  • This affinity group provides support for critical access and rural hospitals, including:
  • Targeted education, networking, and coaching specific to the needs of your hospital.
  • Specific improvement strategies applicable to the HIIN clinical topic areas. A pathway for networking and open peer-to-peer sharing.

Webinar Objectives:

  • Describe challenges with the management of chronic behavioral health populations and how these challenges may impact readmissions.
  • Understand the community model used by Marshall Medical Center for the management of behavioral health patients.
  • Share and discuss additional community strategies, successes, and lessons learned with peers.
  • Reduce readmissions and identify methods to sustain improvements.

This event is hosted by HSAG HIIN Clinical Improvement Advisors, Geoff Granseth, MPH, CIC; and Rebecca Sparks, MA, RN, LNC, CPPS.

Please contact Geoff Granseth at or 602.801.6898 if you have questions.

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