Hear health care leaders share how they overcame practice challenges by implementing real-world solutions that helped put the joy back into medicine.
Creating a Peer Support Program
Dr. Jill Jin speaks with Angela Chaudhari, MD, a practicing obstetrician-gynecologist, about the Scholars of Wellness peer support pilot program she created for the OB-GYN department at Northwestern Medicine that was eventually implemented hospital-wide.
To learn more, check out the AMA STEPS Forward™ Scholars of Wellness toolkit here: https://edhub.ama-assn.org/steps-forward/module/2782425. (If link is not active, copy and paste the URL into the address bar of your web browser.)
Medicare Annual Wellness Visit
Host Dr. Jill Jin speaks with Dr. Philip Bain, a general internal medicine specialist at Bozeman Health Belgrade Clinic in Montana and the Physician Assistant Director for Primary Care at Bozeman Health, regarding strategies on streamlining workflow to ensure a thorough and efficient Annual Wellness Visit.
To learn more on this subject, access the online AWV toolkit at https://bit.ly/3FoRBP7. (If link is not active, copy and paste the URL into the address bar of your web browser.)
Health Equity: The Importance of Building Trust
Dr. Marie Brown, AMA Director of Practice Redesign, talks with Dr. Kavita Bhavan, Chief Innovation Officer at Parkland Health and Hospital System in Dallas, TX, about the importance of establishing community trust when addressing health disparities and how Parkland’s targeted health equity work led to the establishment of Annie’s Place, a free childcare center for children of patients.
To learn more about Annie’s Place, please visit https://www.mommiesinneed.org/anniesplace.
Taming the EHR
Marie Brown, MD, AMA Director of Practice Redesign, discusses Electronic Health Record (EHR) tips that can save you hundreds of hours. To learn more, check out the AMA STEPS Forward™ toolkit on EHR Optimization here: https://bit.ly/3nqd5oh. (If link is not clickable, copy and paste the URL into the address bar of your web browser.)
Telemedicine and Team-Based Care: Improve Patient Care and Caregiver Engagement
James Jerzak, MD, shares new models of team-based care for telemedicine based on recent institutional successes. To learn more on this topic, review the related toolkit here: https://bit.ly/3aRDvbw. (If the toolkit link is not clickable, please copy and paste the URL into the address bar of your web browser.)
Chief Wellness Officer Road Map
Tait D. Shanafelt, MD, Chief Wellness Officer at Stanford Medicine, discusses how Chief Wellness Officers can develop a leadership strategy and implementation road map for professional well-being. To learn more on this topic, review the related toolkit here: https://bit.ly/3lWzMiZ (If the link is not clickable, try copying and pasting the URL into the address bar of your web browser.)