Off the Cuff February 18, 2019

 

Off the Cuff: CVH Clinical and Community Connections for State & Local Public Health Departments
Information from state and national partners
Facilitated by the Cardiovascular Health Network of NACDD
Issue 134, February 18, 2019
Contact us at healthsystems@chronicdisease.org

 

Calls and Webinars Worth Your Time

DP18-1817 Category B Recipient Webinar: Evaluation and Performance Measurement Plan Guidance and Performance Measure Definitions Overview

Tuesday, Feb.19, 2019, 3 – 4:00 p.m. ET
Sponsor: CDC Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention  
In this webinar the DHDSP Category B evaluators will discuss:

  • Brief overview of the Category B evaluation approach
  • Recipient evaluation and performance measure reporting requirements
  • Evaluation and performance
  • Evaluation and performance measure plan guidance
  • Performance measure definitions
  • Questions and answers

Join the webinar at the specified time and date, and call 1-888-790-1769, Conference ID: 6567615#.  


CDC and NACDD Fireside Chat: Cholesterol and Cholesterol Management
Thursday, Feb.28, 2019, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET

Sponsors:  CDC Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention and NACDD CVH Team
CDC Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention and the NACDD CVH Team are hosting the next Fireside Chat focused on cholesterol and cholesterol management. Fireside Chats provide an interactive format for state health agencies to hear from content experts on a number of topics pertaining to cardiovascular health and the DP18-1815/DP18-1817 priority areas. This Fireside Chat will focus on:

  • Defining cholesterol
  • Epidemiology of cholesterol in the United States
  • 2018 Guidelines for Management of Blood Cholesterol 
  • Cholesterol clinical quality measures
  • Team-based care strategies for cholesterol management 
The panel discussion will be moderated by Fleetwood Loustalot, PhD, FNP, FAHA, CAPT, Epidemiologist, CDC Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention and will feature Adrienne Mims, MD, MPH, FAAFP, AGSF, Vice President, Chief Medical Officer at Alliant Health Solutions and Angela M. Thompson-Paul, PhD, MSPH, LCDR, Epidemiologist, CDC Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention. Register here for the Fireside Chat. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email with call information for the webinar.