NYC COVID-19 Resiliency Support and Technical Assistance
The COVID-19 public health crisis has had an unprecedented impact on primary care practices across the country and throughout New York City. The Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) is offering a webinar series to support primary care practices across New York City as they adjust their processes to best respond to the needs of their patients during this challenging time.
The webinars are focused on supporting practices’ recovery and COVID-19 response efforts, including:
mHealth During and After a Pandemic
Did your practice implement mHealth during the COVID-19 pandemic? Are you looking for ways to introduce mHealth at your site? This brief presentation will provide ideas for using mHealth for your patients and staff. Additionally, separate types of mobile health (mHeath) apps and how mobile health apps can be used tools will be provided to assist practices in what types of mHealth apps they may find beneficial to maintain long-term virtual care.
Social Media & Communications during and after a Pandemic
Did your practice develop a communication plan during the COVID-19 pandemic? What tools are you using to communicate with your patients and staff? This brief presentation will provide information on different social media platforms and how to communicate with staff. Additionally, separate is a social media toolkit to assist practices in developing a communication plan to maintain virtual care.
Re-Engaging Support Staff Recovering from the COVID-19 Experience: Five Steps to Positive Team Empowerment
This brief video will address empowering your practice leadership team. Do you feel that you need to provide staff with supportive services and tools to help them? Do you want to show your staff that you care and support them during these challenging times? The following presentation will provide innovative methods to help relieve staff stress and anxiety starting today.
Re-Engaging Support Staff Recovering from the COVID-19 Experience: Coping with Stress and Anxiety (or Both)
This video will consider positive team empowerment. How do employers encourage great innovative ideas to flourish and come to fruition? The following presentation will outline five steps for primary care leadership to take to support autonomy and creativity in decision making.
Quality Improvement During a Pandemic
Has your practice been able to maintain quality improvement activities while providing care during the COVID-19 pandemic? How do you re-institute quality improvement into your daily team activities? This brief presentation will provide sample metrics related to virtual care and patient engagement. Additionally, separate patient and staff telehealth satisfaction tools will be provided to assist practices in gauging patient and staff preferences as practices develop a long-term virtual care strategy.
Targeting High Risk Clinical Populations for Early Access
November 12, 2020
Maximizing the Delivery of Telehealth Services: mHealth, Workflow Considerations, Reimbursement, and Webside Manner
October 2, 2020
Additionally, the Primary Care Development Corporation is available to provide free, individualized technical assistance to primary care practices across the city.
Our expert staff can support:
- Selecting and adopting telemedicine vendors
- Messaging the benefits of telemedicine to patients & communities
- Billing and coding revenue maximization
- Designing optimal workflows for in-person and virtual visits
- Streamlining documentation of telehealth visits
- Enhancing access for high risk populations
- Engaging furloughed and disconnected staff
- Addressing health equity in responding to the pandemic
PCDC’s COVID-19 Resources
Through advocacy, investment, and quality transformation, PCDC is committed to helping create the system we need. Learn more about PCDC’s financing options, training and technical assistance services, and tips for implementing telehealth.