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Thursday June 21, 2012 from 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM MDT

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Best Western Abbey Inn Hotel

Tuscany Room, So. Tower

1129 S. Bluff Street
St. George, UT 84770



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Continuing Medical Education Credit Hours (4.0) available:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Utah Medical Association through the joint sponsorship of the UMA Foundation and HealthInsight. The UMA Foundation is accredited by the Utah Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The UMA Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0

AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Qualified for CEU and CPHQ hours, but must be applied for on your own.  



No individual involved in the planning or presentation of this activity has relationships with industry or other conflicts of interest to disclose to learners.


Special Needs

The UMA Foundation fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA. If any participant is in need of accommodation, please contact one week prior to the activity in order to receive service.



Patient Centered Care in Action

Learning and Action Networks

St. George Event


Join HealthInsight's  Quality Improvement Program, IC³ Beacon Community, and Regional Extension Center for our first Learning and Action Network series. 


We invite you and your colleagues to this landmark event in St. George where we will jump-start our community collaboration to promote the best in patient-centered care.


We will start the day with a morning plenary followed by Learning and Action Networks.


Breakout Choices:

3 Learning and Action Networks focusing on:

(Click links for more detailed information)


Participants Can Expect to Learn:

(contingent upon breakout chosen)

  • How new payment paradigms, such as the accountable care model and medical home model, can reward patient-centered care.
  • How patient engagement will prepare providers to succeed under these new models of payment.
  • The status of the Health Information Technology adoption in the community and next steps for application to improve community health.
  • How to implement office process changes that promote population based care,implement best practices, engage patients in their own care, improve hypertension screening, lipid screening, and blood pressure control
  • How to implement patient coaching practices that prevent hospital readmissions and improve successes in transitions of care.

Who Should Attend?

  • Physicians
  • Medical Assistants
  • Office Managers
  • Nurses
  • Administrators
  • Directors of Nursing
  • Medical Directors
  • Discharge Planners
  • Pharmacists
  • Patients
  • Community Members
  • Advocates

Prepare to be stimulated, engaged and inspired by your community of colleagues at this innovative event.




There is no charge to participate. A continental breakfast will be provided. 


Can't come to St. George for this event?
We will come to you!
  • Provo - Thursday, July 19, 2012
  • Ogden - Thursday, August 9, 2012
  • Logan - Thursday, August 23, 2012
  • Moab - Thursday, September 27, 2012

* Locations for these events are TBD


 Learning and Action Networks

Kick-Off Event Presented By:


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