2014 Texas Health Home Summit

May 8-9, 2014

The Westin Austin at the Domain

11301 Domain Drive, Austin, TX 78758

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The 2014 Texas Health/Medical Home Summit will be the second annual statewide conference focused specifically on expanding access to medical home for individuals and families in Texas.  This Summit will offer stakeholders the opportunity to learn about medical home models and best practices, and to interact with program experts at various stages of implementation.  This year’s Summit will include a greater focus on integration of behavioral health into the heath home as well as more content on health homes for children and adolescents. 
 
Participants will leave the Summit with:    

1) An understanding of the medical home and how it promotes accessible, continuous, comprehensive, family centered, coordinated, compassionate, and culturally effective health care.

2) Awareness of best practices to improve the medical home for all types of patients (children, youth, adults, individuals with special needs and/or chronic diseases).

3) Knowledge about how state and federal legislation impacts medical home implementation.

4) Tools that can be used in their clinical practice or community to promote the medical home.

 5) A focus on consumer engagement and strengthened partnerships between families, providers, and the health care system

Target Audience:

  • Health care practitioners (primary care and specialty)
  • Policymakers
  • Academic
  • Governmental agencies
  • Business representatives
  • Employers (large, medium, and small; public and private)
  • Payors (public and private)
  • Federally qualified health centers (FQHCs)
  • Hospital systems

                                                             
                            Presented by:
                                                                    

TMHI2THI

Details

  • When

  • Thursday, May 8, 2014 - Friday, May 9, 2014
    8:00 AM - 1:45 PM
    Central Time

  • Where

  • The Westin Austin at the Domain
    11301 Domain Drive
    Austin, Texas 78758
    USA
    (512) 832-4197

Continuting Education Credits

CMEs will be offered! 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through a joint providership of Texas Academy of Family Physicians and Texas Health Institute. TAFP is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  TAFP designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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