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PCMH In the News

CSI in the News 1/8/15 - Tufts Health Plan Funds Initiatives...

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Assessment & Treatment of Suicidality in Primary Care

Join us for a Lunch and Learn: Assessment and Treatment of S...

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Contemporary Diagnostic Imaging and Interval Radiology for Primary Care 3.0

Wednesday, March 4, 2015The Providence MarriottProvidence RI...

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Congratulations!

Congratulations to Dr Del Sesto, Denise Leonard, Susan Corne...

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Rhode Island wins $20m for health care system innovations

Published: December 16, 2014 04:35 PM By Richard Salit...

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Practice Spotlight - Coastal Hillside Family Medicine

Renee Bromley, Practice Manager at Coastal Hillside Family M...

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Practice Spotlight - Thundermist Health Center

Danielle Plant, Manager of the Thundermist Health Center (TH...

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CSI-RI Changes Name to CTC-RI

The R.I. Chronic Care Sustainability Initiative, one of the ...

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CSI Executive Committee Approves Definition of Satellite Practice Site

Many CSI practices are seeking to provide patients with bett...

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Practice Spotlight: Women’s Medicine Collaborative: Patient Advisory Council

Kathy Primo RN, Clinical Manager at Women’s Medicine Colla...

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CSI-RI Focus Group Analysis Report

On September 30, 2014 CSI-RI hosted a focus group with 16 pa...

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CSI-RI 2014 Expansion Update

CSI-RI is excited to announce that 25 primary care practice ...

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CMS Policy and payment changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for 2015

On October 31, 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...

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Practice Spotlight: University Medicine Warwick and Barrington

The front office staff, medical secretaries and medical assi...

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CurrentCare Enrollments - Let's Get to Half!

Let’s Get to Half! As of September 2014, more than 422,000...

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CMS Expands MAPCP Demonstration Through 2016

On September 24, 2014, CMS announced the offer to extend the...

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Primary Care Evolution in RI Prepares for the Next Leap Forward

CSI-RI put on a successful learning collaborative on October...

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PCMH-Kids Call for Applications

PCMH-Kids is excited to announce the first open call for ap...

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2014 CSI-RI Annual Learning Collaborative

The Primary Care Team: The Future is Now! Close to 300 peopl...

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Free Cultural Competency Training Program For CSI-RI Practices

Cultural competence is an extremely important aspect of prac...

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CSI-RI Calls on Bureau of Labor Statistics to Adopt APHA Definition

Currently, the federal government utilizes various, inconsis...

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Training and Webinars

12/10/2014 Integrating Behavoiral Health into Primary Care20...

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CurrentCare Offering Subsidy for Online Enrollments

CurrentCare – Breaking Through Information Silos As Curren...

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Study Results Released - Practice Environments and Job Satisfaction in PCMH's

A study entitled: "Practice Environments and Job Satisfactio...

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Blackstone Valley clinic offers health app

Blackstone Valley Community Health Care says it will become ...

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CSI-RI Monthly Newsletter

The CSI-RI monthly newsletter provides valuable information ...

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PCMH Jobs

October 2014 Health Analytics Manager EBCAP East Providence/...

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CSI-RI Releases 2013 Annual Report - Highlighting Successes

R.I. Primary Care Reform Initiative Shows Patient-Centered M...

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LifeSpan Healthy Rewards

In 2013 Lifespan introduced its new wellness program, Lifes...

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CSI-RI Releases Data Chartbook

The Rhode Island Chronic Care Sustainability Initiative (CS...

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SHIP/SIM Recommendations

The State of Rhode Island recently released its State Health...

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Special Joint Commission to Study Integration of Primary Care and Behavioral Health

The Honorable Senator Joshua Miller and Honorable David Benn...

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Recommendations to R.I. Board of Licensure and Discipline

At the state level, CSI-RI provided recommendations to the B...

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CSI-RI Letter to CMS in Support of MAPCP and CMS-1600-P

Most recently, CSI-RI weighed in on a topic of national impo...

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Kaiser Family Foundation Publishes Spotlight on CSI-RI

Leveraging Medicaid in a Multi-Payer Medical Home Program: S...

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State Health Innovation Plan Draft - Responses Requested

The Office of the Lt Governor has issued a draft State Heal...

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Take the Pledge to Live Smoke Free Rhode Island

The Rhode Island Tobacco Control Program is gearing up for a...

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JAMA Publishes Article by Meredith B. Rosenthal

09/19/2013 (All day) - 12/31/2013 (All day)@

Effect of a Multipayer Patient-Centered Medical Home on Heal...

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Last Day on the Job for RI's First Health Insurance Commissioner

R.I. Public Radio Interview with Commissioner Chris Koller

07/10/2013 (All day)@

By KRISTIN GOURLAY, RIPRToday is the last day on the job for...

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NCQA Draft 2014 Standards for Public Content

07/08/2013 (All day) - 07/22/2013 (All day)@

NCQA draft 2014 Standards for public comment. If you wo...

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20 Practices Join R.I. Patient Centered Medical Home Initiative

07/08/2013 (All day)@

PRESS RELEASE        ...

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Patient/Family Centered Medical Home PCMH-Kids, Recommendations to SIM Planning Grant Team

Letter to Lt. Governor Elizabeth Roberts

06/25/2013 (All day)@

This document, sent to Lt. Governor Elizabeth Richards, refl...

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SIM Recommendations

Memo from Tom Bledsoe, MD and Chris Koller to Lt. Governor

06/25/2013 (All day)@

On May 13, 2013, the CSI-RI Executive Committee offered its ...

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CSI-Kids: RI Pediatric PCMH Kickoff Meeting

CSI-Kids

02/07/2013 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm@Rhode Island Foundation

The Rhode Island Pediatric Patient Centered Medical Home Ini...

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CSI-RI Pilot Sites Receive Highest Level of Quality Assurance Recognition, Initiative Shows Preliminary Quality Results

Press Release: CSI-RI NCQA Level 3 Recognition

11/01/2012 (All day) - 01/31/2013 (All day)@Press Release

Five R.I Chronic Care Sustainability Initiative (CSI-RI) pil...

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CSI-RI Expanding to Three Additional Practices

The Rhode Island Chronic Care Sustainability Initiative (CSI...

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Rhode Island Pharmacists Association Recognizes Two Local Health Care Leaders

Two CSI-Beacon Steering Committee members, Al Kurose, MD, Pr...

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Reducing Hospital Costs Through Beacon Interventions

According to a 2004 CMS survey, Rhode Island's hospital read...

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RI Physician Use of Health Information Technology (HIT) on the Rise

The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) 2011 survey r...

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Comparative Data Analysis Supports Quality Improvement Among RI Medical Home Practices

One of the four aims of the RI Beacon Community Program is t...

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Rhode Island Chronic Care Sustainability turns 5!

On Friday, June 10th, the CSI and Beacon Steering Committee ...

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HITRC: A Beacon Community Resource

Members of the Rhode Island Beacon community have a unique o...

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The Providence Journal: Cranston Doctor Becomes Medical Records Pioneer

A recent article by Felice Freyer describes the leadership o...

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Registration now open for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Program

Practices can now register for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR...

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South County Hospital chosen to receive Community Partnership Award

Congratulations to South County Hospital for being chosen to...

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NCQA releases new PCMH program standards

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has rele...

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Steven Roth, MD honored with RIHCA's Clinical Leadership Award

Congratulations to Steven Roth, MD of Thundermist Health Cen...

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CSI Steering Committee and Beacon Advisory Committee merge

We are pleased to report that the CSI Steering Committee and...

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CSI featured at 2011 IHI International Summit

CSI recently presented a three-hour "Learning Lab" at the In...

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The Providence Journal: R.I. Health-Care Experiment

A recent Providence Journal editorial highlights CSI as a pr...

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CSI practices recognized by NCQA as patient-centered medical homes

Congratulations to all of the providers and staff at...Coast...

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Providence Business News: R.I. health initiative gets federal boost

Click here for the Providence Business News' coverage of the...

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