Category Archives: Community Collaborations

10 Must-Read Population Health & Community Collaboration Stories from November 2016

Here are 10 of the most significant stories published on community collaborations and population health in November 2016, chosen by the Avanza leadership team. Topics covered include changes in Medicare payment for primary care services, increased use of CHCs by veterans, challenges facing population health strategies, increased focus on population health training and education, and more.

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Avanza’s Maria Serafine Named NFLHE Summit Community Leader of the Year

Avanza Consultant Maria Serafine has been named the Summit Community Leader of the Year by the National Forum for Latino Healthcare Executives (NFLHE). NFLHE is the national forum for Latino healthcare executives The award recognizes Ms. Serafine for her work as a leader in the Latino health community and involvement on the committee that put together the first annual NFLHE Latino Healthcare Leadership Summit.

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Avanza’s Maria Serafine to Present at 2016 NFLHE Leadership Summit

Maria Serafine, MHA, a Consultant for Community Health Centers Consultant for Avanza Healthcare Strategies, is serving on a panel at the 2016 National Forum for Latino Healthcare Executives (NFLHE) Leadership Summit.
The event takes place October 24-26, 2016, at the Omni Hotel and Resort in Austin, Texas. Ms. Serafine will be speaking on "Mi Salud … The Latino Patient Experience" on Tuesday, October 25, from 10:30 AM-noon.

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10 Must-Read Population Health & Community Collaboration Stories from August 2016

Here are some of the most significant stories published in August 2016 on population health and community collaborations, chosen by the Avanza Healthcare Strategies leadership team. Highlights include coverage of health disparities, a new Action Guide from NQF, the CMS Comprehensive Primary Care Plus delivery model, National Health Center Week and the role of EHRs in helping physicians executive population health management programs.

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