Transforming Community and Rural Healthcare: Digital Health and Workforce Innovation
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options
Course Directors: Reed, Darcy A M.D., M.P.H., Nelson, Timothy J. M.D., Ph.D., Chaudhry, Rajeev M.B.B.S., M.P.H., Anil, Gokhan M.D.
September 18, 2023 - Phillips Hall - Rochester, Minnesota
Join Mayo Clinic Health System for an inaugural community and rural health symposium bringing together multidisciplinary health care leaders to discuss critical issues impacting the health and wellness of community and rural populations. Focus sessions, panels, and workshops throughout the day will explore disruptive approaches to healthcare delivery and workforce development in rural communities including digital health, artificial intelligence, and workforce innovations.
Workforce Innovation Submission
We invite submissions describing workforce development innovations to be presented as rapid-fire vignettes within a Workforce Innovations Story Slam session. Innovations are short communications delivered in a standardized format to facilitate adoption by others. Using the submission link below, please provide innovation title, brief background including the workforce development problem addressed, innovation description, outcomes (achieved or anticipated), and three concise tips to help others deploy a similar innovation within their own practice settings. Presenters must register for the conference and complete their submission on or before June 16, 2023.
Submit your Workforce Innovation here.
We invite abstracts describing research, quality improvement, education initiatives, and/or other innovations within community and rural health. Using the submission form below, please provide title, brief background, objective, method, innovation or project description, outcomes (achieved or anticipated), and conclusion. Presenters must register for the conference and complete their submission on or before June 16, 2023.
Submit your Abstract here.
This symposium is designed for allied health professionals, healthcare executives, general internists, nurse practitioners, nurses, physicians, physician assistants, professors, residents and students.
Any health professional or learner interested in rural healthcare delivery, challenges, and opportunities, as well as those interested in the field of public health should plan to attend.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Examine the impact of socioeconomic, geographic, and technological disparities on the health and wellness of community and rural populations.
- Explore disruptive approaches to healthcare delivery and workforce development within community and rural settings including digital health, artificial intelligence, and workforce innovations.
- Identify skills to adapt transformative approaches to community and rural health practice.
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
Rochester Marriott Mayo Clinic Area
101 First Avenue SW
Rochester, Minnesota 55902
Reserve your room before September 1, 2023, in order to receive a discounted rate (limited number available) of $159. Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Breast Cancer Care course when making your reservation.
Reservations: Book online or call (507)280-6000 and reference the Transforming Community and Rural Healthcare group.
The Honorable Eric Hargan, J.D.
Founder and CEO, The Hargan Group; Former Acting Secretary and Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
For full biography, see here.
James C. Schmidt, Ph.D.
Chancellor University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire
For full biography, see here.
Santo Cruz, J.D.
CentraCare Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
For full biography, see here.
Dean of Education, Mayo Clinic Health System
Regional Chair Clinical Practice, Mayo Clinic Health System, Southwest Minnesota
Rajeev Chaudhry, M.B.B.S., M.P.H.
Medical Director of AI and Informatics, Mayo Clinic Health Systems
Timothy J. Nelson, M.D., Ph.D.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester Minnesota
Mayo Clinic Faculty:
Regional Vice President, Mayo Clinic Health Systems, Southeast Minnesota
Regional Vice President, Mayo Clinic Health System, Southwest Minnesota
Prathibha Varkey, M.B.B.S., M.B.A.
President, Mayo Clinic Health Systems
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 5.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this educational activity for a maximum of 5.75 ACPE knowledge-based contact hours. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
UAN Number: JA0000238-0000-23-044-L99-P
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 5.75 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 5.75 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.
Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 5.75 AAPA Category 1
- 5.75 ACPE
- 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 5.75 ANCC
- 5.75 Attendance
- 5.75 IPCE
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