Resources

A resource hub to support your quality improvement journey
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EvidenceNow Southwest (ENSW) Modules:  these modules were developed as part of a grant funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) with the goal to integrate the latest information and evidence on cardiovascular disease and patient engagement.  Access to these modules is limited to practices in Colorado and New Mexico participating in the ENSW project.

http://ensw.pcmhelearning.com

Practice Training Materials:
Each initiative offers various practice training opportunities for practices and PTOs.  Access this library for Learning Collaborative materials and recorded webinars.

ENSW Learning Community Resources

 

DARTNet

DARTNet Brochure

DARTNet Data Reporting Options

 

Data Reporting

Cohort 1 Rolling Reporting Timeline

PPR User Guide

PPR Super User Guide

Num-Denom Instructions

Technical Set Up Guide

Set Up Guide Table Layout

 

ENSW Implementation

Implementation Checklist & Deliverables - CHITA

Implementation Checklist & Deliverables - Practice Facilitators

Process Map

ENSW Toolkit

CHES Quarterly PTO Meeting (3/16) Slides and Handouts (PDF)

Practice Performance Registry

Practice User Guide

Super User Guide

Webinar

 

Webinars

Patient Engagement Webinar

SMS Webinar Slides

SMS Webinar Question Responses

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State Innovation Model (SIM) e-Learning:  the goal of these modules is to support the objectives of SIM to integrate mental and behavioral health into primary care.  Access to these modules is limited to practices in Colorado participating in the SIM project.

http://sim.pcmhelearning.com

Practice Transformation Organization RFP Information

The University of Colorado is issuing this request for proposal (RFP) seeking competitive, responsive applications from qualified practice transformation organizations (PTOs) to provide practice facilitation and/or clinical health information technology advisor (CHITA) services for large scale practice transformation programs. Statewide practice transformation efforts include but are not limited to the State Innovation Model (SIM) program and the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPI). The University will select PTOs who will work together to provide practice transformation support to primary care and potentially to specialty practices to improve health and healthcare in Colorado.

The RFP consists of the following documents:

  • General Information: Project Background, Overview and Goals (Informational only, nothing needs to be completed or returned)
  • Attachment A: Request for Proposal (RFP) Schedule of Activities and Program Background (Informational only, nothing needs to be completed or returned)
  • Attachment B: Request for Proposal Response Form (needs to be completed and returned)
  • Administrative Information: (Informational only, nothing needs to be completed or returned)

DUE DATE: 3/31/2016, 5:00p.m.

Complete applications should be returned in a pdf format and sent to Natalie.buys@ucdenver.edu. Any questions should also be directed to Natalie Buys.

State Innovation Model (SIM) Modules: 
Each initiative offers various practice training opportunities for practices and PTOs.  This library of trainings includes agendas and corresponding meeting materials as well as recorded webinars.

SIM Practice Transformation Toolkit

Improvement Team nuts and bolts

SIM Practice Milestones 2.1.16

Initial steps with SIM practice

CQM Reporting Tables

Colorado State Innovation Model FAQs

State Innovation Model (SIM) Assessments: For more information and an explanation of the SIM assessments, please view the Assessment Grid. These attachments are available for reference only. In order to submit the required SIM assessments, they must be completed online in the Shared Practice Learning Improvement Tool (SPLIT).

Assessment Grid

Practice Application Questions

Medical Home Practice Monitor

IPAT

Clinician and Staff Experience Survey

Milestone Activity Inventory

Data Quality Assessment

Practice Improvement Plan

Field Notes

Practice Facilitator and Clinical HIT Advisor Training - January 20-21, 2016

SIM PF_CHITA Training Agenda- 01-2016.pdf

SIM PF and CHITA Training Program Essentials- January 2016.pdf

Achieving Integration.pdf

Behavioral Health Competencies.pdf

Team-based Care.Patient-Team Partnership.pdf

Role of Regional Health Connector.pdf

Improvement Team nuts and bolts.pdf

Initial steps with SIM practice.pdf

Why Integrate Factsheet - SIM.pdf

3 C's ACT.pdf

ACT Early Lessons.pdf

Organizational Materials

SIM Practice Reporting Overview

SIM PTO Required Training Information and Attestation Form

Initial steps with SIM practice

Improvement Team nuts and bolts

SIM Practice Milestones 2.1.16

Colorado State Innovation Model (SIM) Practice Milestone Implementation Guide

CQM Reporting Tables

Colorado State Innovation Model FAQs

Documents

CHES Quarterly PTO Meeting (3/16) Slides and Handouts (PDF)

List of Approved Practice Transformation Organizations for SIM Cohort 1

Catalog of Advancement Offerings- Practice Transformation 2015

SIM Practice Qualifications

SIM Practice Milestones

Practice Request for Application Packet

SIM Practice Application

SIM Clinical Quality Measures

 

Websites and Links

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Innovation Center

EvidenceNow National Website

Colorado SIM Website

Colorado SIM Video

Transforming Clinical Practices Initiative (TCPI)

Comprehensive Primary Care (CPC) Initiative

Webinars

SPLIT Introductory Webinar FAQ (PDF)

SPLIT Introductory Webinar (PDF)

SPLIT Introductory Webinar (Audio MP3)

SPLIT Introductory Webinar (Video MP4)

SIM Practice Introductory Webinar (Video)

SIM Practice Introductory Webinar (Audio MP3)

SIM Practice Introductory Webinar FAQ (PDF)

SIM Practice RFA Webinar (PDF)

SIM Practice RFA Flyer (PDF)

SIM Practice Introductory Webinar (PDF)

Practice Transformation Organization RFP Information

The University of Colorado is issuing this request for proposal (RFP) seeking competitive, responsive applications from qualified practice transformation organizations (PTOs) to provide practice facilitation and/or clinical health information technology advisor (CHITA) services for large scale practice transformation programs. Statewide practice transformation efforts include but are not limited to the State Innovation Model (SIM) program and the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPI). The University will select PTOs who will work together to provide practice transformation support to primary care and potentially to specialty practices to improve health and healthcare in Colorado.

The RFP consists of the following documents:

  • General Information: Project Background, Overview and Goals (Informational only, nothing needs to be completed or returned)
  • Attachment A: Request for Proposal (RFP) Schedule of Activities and Program Background (Informational only, nothing needs to be completed or returned)
  • Attachment B: Request for Proposal Response Form (needs to be completed and returned)
  • Administrative Information: (Informational only, nothing needs to be completed or returned)

DUE DATE: 3/31/2016, 5:00p.m.

Complete applications should be returned in a pdf format and sent to  Natalie.buys@ucdenver.edu. Any questions should also be directed to Natalie Buys.

CHES Quarterly PTO Meeting (3/16) Slides and Handouts (PDF)