Improving Accessibility in Provider Settings

You can view the webinar recording below to receive continuing education credit. Supporting documents such as webinar slides, transcript, and additional resources are available to download by scrolling to the attachments section below.

Podcast: 
This webinar is also available as podcasts on SoundCloud and iTunes.
Live Webinar Air Date: 
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Description: 

This webinar focuses on medical office accessibility, including physical and communication barriers that may impede participants with disabilities from receiving care. Representatives from the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing and CMS Office of Minority Health discuss issues related to the ADA and provider accessibility, and the experience of developing and implementing a primary care clinic site survey. Finally, Inland Empire Health Plan presents their approach to supporting provider accessibility, tracking provider setting accessibility, and making the information available to participants and care managers.

Featured Speakers:

  • Chris Duff, Disability Practice and Policy Consultant
  • Sonya Bowen, Office of Minority Health
  • Van Wilson and Patrick Going, State of Colorado Survey of Primary Care Clinics
  • Gabriel Uribe, Inland Empire Health Plan Representative

Intended Audience:

This series is intended for providers and health care professionals, front-line staff with health plans and provider practices, and other stakeholders interested in improving their ability to meet the needs of adults with functional limitations.

Continuing Education Credit Information:

Accreditation - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). CMS complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, CMS is authorized to offer 0.1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU) and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for this activity.

After viewing the recording, please visit https://learner.mlnlms.com to access the post-test. More information can be found in the Continuing Education Credit Guide.

Target Population: