2018 MCH Strategic Skills Institute: Leveraging Strategic Skills to Advance Outcomes
The National MCH Workforce Development Center will support all expenses for state Title V professionals and their partners to attend an institute in Tempe, Ariz., focused on the eight key strategic skills to transform systems and advance outcomes through new tools and highly interactive sessions. Applications are due June 13 by 12 a.m. ET.
The Impact of Paid Maternity Leave on Maternal Health
Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
June 13, 1-2 p.m. ET
Examines the introduction of four months of paid maternity leave in Norway in 1977, combining Norwegian administrative birth registry data with survey data on the health of women around age 40 to estimate the medium- and long-term effects of the reform.
Partnership Between Systems: Title V and Medicaid
National Maternal and Child Health Workforce Development Center
June 14, 2-3:30 p.m. ET
Explores the partnership between Title V and Medicaid through the interagency agreement, featuring perspectives from the federal level, state health policy, and Title V programs.
Navigating Barriers to Treatment for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Primary Care Settings
National Center for Health in Public Housing
June 14, 1-2 p.m. ET
Outlines the financial impact of hepatitis C virus on health care, common restrictions of Hepatitis C Virus treatment among payers, and the successful acquisition of direct-acting antivirals therapy.
School-Based Telehealth Networks: Lessons from the Field
Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center
June 21, 2-3 p.m. ET
Features experts that have developed telehealth-enabled school health centers in rural communities that provide children’s telehealth services focused on asthma, obesity reduction and prevention, behavioral health, diabetes, and oral health.
Health Center Expansion Opportunities: Meeting the Needs of Your Community
National Nurse-Led Care Consortium
June 28, 2-3 p.m. ET
Outlines expansion opportunities for health centers to leverage resources, identify potential for growth, and work with patients and community partners to improve care.