The E-Consult Workgroup maintains a library of current research most important to e-consult users, shares important policy changes, and highlights case studies demonstrating provider engagement and payer support. View the E-Consult Toolkit and Playbook for a compilation of best practices from successful e-consult programs.
Recent and Upcoming Workgroup Webinars
Join us for the next E-Consult Workgroup Webinar, March 25, 1-2 PT. This month, Michael Kurliand, MS, BSN, RN-BC, Director of Telehealth and Process Improvement, West Health, will present on the use of e-consult to serve PACE program members. In addition, Valerie Dixon, Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer, and Kathy LaPierre, Compliance Audit Officer, UC Irvine Health, will speak to their successful approach to e-consult for Medicare patients. Our call will kick off with an introduction by Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN, President of the John A. Hartford Foundation presenting on her recent Health Affairs article, Actualizing Better Health and Health Care for Older Adults.
Join us at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9689264532
The February E-Consult Workgroup Webinar featured Michelle Lee and Vinod Nambudiri, MD of Partners Healthcare, MA, presenting their recently published article, Electronic Consultations for Safe and Equitable Coordination of Virtual Outpatient Specialty Care. The authors will highlight how e-consults can improve the relationship and communication between PCPs and specialists, patient access to care and referral process. The authors also provide examples of how e-consults serve an increasingly important role during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially for underserved and at-risk populations.