Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
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Grappone Center 
70 Constitution Avenue
Concord, NH 03301

Driving Directions 


Stephanie Cameron
NH Citizens Health Initiative 

NH Citizens Health Initiative

Annual Symposium

Celebrating Partners, Accelerating Progress, Inspiring Action

6 CME/CNE/SW/CEU credits offered

Keynote Speakers


Welcome &
Opening Remarks
Key Note – Steven Kassels
 The Heroin/Opioid Epidemic: A Call to Arms
Morning Breakout Sessions

 NH CHI Updates – Jeanne Ryer
Key Note – Jay Want
Using Data and Relationships to Transform Primary Care
Key Note – Yvonne Goldsberry
Call to Action: Next Steps for a Healthy New Hampshire

 Afternoon Breakout Sessions


Addiction Treatment and Cultural Challenges

Breakout Session 1



NH CHI Updates

Keynote – Jay Want:
Payment Reform and Impacts on Incentivizing Providers

Inspiring Action  


 Breakout Session 2 





Break Out Topics 

Behavioral Health Integration Assessment Data and Updates
Behaviroal Health Wraparound Services
Behavioral Health Integration Maternal and Child Health
Practice Transformation in Reducing Rates of Hospital Readmission and Hypertension
Behavioral Health Integration Shared Care Planning
Daniel Hanley Center for Health Leadership 


Breakout Sessions

  • Using Wraparound Services to Impact ED Utilization in Behavioral Health
  • Getting on the Same Page: Care Plans as a Tool for Patient-Centered Care Collaboration
  • Improving Quality and Reducing Cost Through Controlling Hypertension
  • Organizational Culture: How to Manage Multiple Initiatives and Create Collective Teams
  • Growing the Primary Care Behavioral Health Workforce of Tomorrow
  • Site Self-Assesment in Action: Meeting Operational and Strategic Objectives to Achieve Behavioral Health           Integration
  • Engaging Patients and Families for Safety and Quality Improvement
  • Communicating Your Vision and Influencing Without Authority
  • Getting on the Same Page: Care Plans as a Tool for Patient-Centered Care Collaboration

    Continuing Education Accredidation Statements


    The North Country Health Consortium/NNH AHEC is an Approved Provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multistate Division, an accredited Approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This activity has been approved for 6 Nursing Contact Hours. Activity #378.


    The North Country Health Consortium/NNH AHEC is accredited by the NH Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The North Country Health Consortium/NNH AHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Social Work:

    This program has been approved for 6.0 Category I Continuing Education hours for licensure.  NASW Authorization Number 3312.

    For Other Professionals:

    This program has been approved for 6 Professional Hours of Continuing Education.