January Monthly Status Call

The January monthly status call is now posted. To access the call click here. This month we discussed the following: 

  • Highlights from TTUHSC's DSRIP in Action 
  • Upcoming Events including Regional Learning Collaborative
  • Waiver Renewal
  • Sustainability Tool 
  • Cat 3 Interim Corrections 


RHP12 DSRIP in Action - TTUHSC-Lubbock, TX- Nurse on Demand & Patient Navigation -RECAP

Regional Healthcare Partnership 12 along with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, hosted a DSRIP in Action event on Thursday January 19, 2017. Hosts for the event were Paul Fowler, Senior Director, Office of Strategic Initiatives, and Wendy Forrest, Program Director, Office of Strategic Initiatives. There were 30 attendees representing 14 different regional provider locations at the event.

Wendy Forrest and her team presented two of their projects, Nurse on Demand and Patient Navigation.Nurse on Demand is an after-hours & weekend nurse Medical advice line for pediatric clinic patients and caregivers. The call center has had a total of 8,631 calls since the inception of program and they have had a total of 400 patients who attended scheduled PCP appointments and caller Ed Diversions percentages were 75% and above in 2016.

 TTUHSC’s patient navigation project helps to decrease unnecessary emergency room visits and hospitalizations by educating, empowering and serving as advocates for patients with chronic illnesses.From inception 325 patients have enrolled in this program. As of 12/31/16: 161 patients that are active in the program. During DY5 Emergency room visits for enrolled members decreased 37.74% and Inpatient Admissions by 34.23%. 


Presentation- Nurse on Demand 

Presentation- Patient Navigation 

Sheets 



RHP 12 Regional Learning Collaborative-March 24,2017

Please register for our upcoming RHP 12 Regional Learning Collaborative Event scheduled for Friday, March 24, 2017.  The event will take place in the McInturff Conference Center in Lubbock, Texas. Please see the attached Tentative Agenda- Registration and breakfast will begin at 8:30am. Please note this is a tentative agenda but the start time will not change. For directions to the Event: Here is a Lubbock Map  and a map to the McInturff Conference Center once you arrive on campus. 


November Monthly Status Call

The November monthly status call is now posted.  To access this call or any other monthly status call click here. This month we discussed the following:

  •       Feedback from our Regional Learning Collaborative event we had in September
  •       Highlights from Cogdell Memorial’s DSRIP projects.
  •       Myers & Stauffer’s Compliance Monitoring Update
  •      Longer Term waiver renewal
  •       HHSC’s Addendum to attachment I of RHP Planning Protocol for DY6A that was submitted to CMS



RHP12 Regional Learning Collaborative Event Recap

We want to thank all of you who were able to join us for our Fall Regional Learning Collaborative Event on September 28th. We hope it was beneficial for everyone and you learned something new.


We appreciate all the evaluation forms that were completed and we are working diligently to review and implement improvement ideas for our March event.


Below you will find the documents related to the event.


·         Agenda

·         Attendee Sign In Sheets

·         Presentations

o   Regional Update - Jeff Dane

o   Motivational Interviewing Presentation - Chad Anderson

o   MCO Journey - Toni Pierre