Upcoming Free Webinars

Below is a listing of no-cost webinars that may be of interest to Healthy Pima members and others who advocate for a healthier Pima County for. Everyone. Everywhere. Everyday.


Telehealth 101

Description:

The Easy Basics of Telehealth and Telemedicine.

Dates/Topics:

Ongoing / Monthly

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Building Healthy, Equitable Communities Series

Description:

What are the elements of a healthy and equitable community? How do we create conditions in which all children and families can thrive? This series will discuss how law and policy coupled with community power can catalyze new opportunities for everyone to achieve their full health potential.

This publicly accessible series offers 6 strategic trainings—each including a blog post, a webinar, and an interactive expert panel—examining a range of topics from food systems to the built environment to preemption.

Dates/Topics:

2018 Webinar Schedule

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Description:

Monthly Together 2 Goal webinars feature speakers from leading health organizations delivering best practicesand resources for improving care and outcomes for patients with diabetes. Each webinar focuses on a different topic.

Dates:

Third Thursday of every month.

View upcoming and past webinars at: Together 2 Goal


America's Opiate Epidemic and How We Got Here

Description:

Journalist and author of “Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic” will discuss the factors that went into creating our national epidemic of opiate addiction: pharmaceutical marketing, demanding American health consumers, changes in our heroin market, and more.

Date:

Friday, December 7, 2018

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Gaining Project Support from Your Team, Elected Officials, and the Public

Description:

This webinar will cover:

  1. Keys to presenting your idea or project effectively

  2. Ways everyone can play a role in leading and supporting change

  3. Case studies on how to navigate and serve successfully

Date:

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

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2018 Mid-Year Rural Health Policy Roundup

Description:

The objectives for this webinar are to: 

  • Obtain current information on Congressional Initiatives that impact rural health care

  • Learn the status of the rural health care initiatives at committee and administrative levels

  • Gain the latest information about any new governmental administrative rulings that impact rural health care along with positions taken by NRHA

Date:

Thursday, October 18, 2018

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Integrating Opioid Use Disorder Treatment into Health Workforce Training

Description:

The purpose of this webinar is to highlight innovative resources, guidelines, and trainings for health professionals to combat the opioid epidemic. Objectives include:

  • Provide an overview of Opioid epidemic and treatment options

  • Discuss tools and models for training opportunities to broaden addiction medicine

  • Share innovative practices and upcoming opportunities to combat opioid and substance use disorders

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Date:

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

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Driving Recovery in the Opioid Crisis – The Technology to Get Us There

Description:

Upon completion of this webinar, attendees will be able to:

  • Make better use of the technology you already have as well as newer ones like telehealth options, health information exchanges (HIEs), and prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs)

  • Understand newer HEDIS measures that help improve transitions of care and expand treatment options for individuals with SUD

  • Ensure your clinicians have the right data, available at the point of service, to positively impact clinical decision making

Date:

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

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Systems for Action Individual Research Project

Description:

This one-year developmental study will evaluate a novel mechanism for incorporating social services into existing health billing codes, thereby allowing both social and healthcare services to be reimbursed within one system. Review of regulations governing coding methodologies, insurance agency payer plans, and feedback from stakeholder interviews will inform recommendations on changes to policies that would codify social services and potentially improve access to services that address the social determinants of health.

Date:

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

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RHC 101: An Introduction to the Rural Health Care Program

Description:

Rural Health Care (RHC) 101 covers the basics of the RHC Program, eligibility, how to get started, and where to find helpful resources. This webinar is for beginners: those who have recently joined the program or are thinking about applying. Attendees will have the opportunity to as RHC Program staff questions.

Date:

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

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Stimulants and Opioids: An Emerging Drug Threat in the Midst of the Opioid Epidemic

Description:

Based on analysis of data from law enforcement, prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs), monitoring of non-medical and illicit drug uses, and public health sources, a leading U.S. expert will demonstrate that supplies of Rx stimulants and illicit stimulants are increasing at faster rate than opioids.

Date:

Thursday, September 27, 2018

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Comprehensive & Welcoming Care For LGBTQ+Communities

Description:

What will be covered: an overview of the basics of the differences between sex/gender identity/gender expression/sexuality; language do’s and don’ts; techniques of gender presentation/transition; and some general recommendations on clinic environment.

Date:

Thursday, September 27, 2018

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Use of Integrative Approaches to Address the Opioid Epidemic

Description:

This webinar will discuss the goal of treatment as a way to improve function and resume a satisfactory level of activity, as well as to reduce pain. Learning Outcomes:
1. Identify strategies necessary to apply the stages of recovery
2. Describe the steps of the peer support model

Date:

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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Rural Health and Safety Education: Combating Opioids Webinar Series-Demand-side Factors Influencing Endemic Drug Use in America

Description:

This webinar focuses on the current research investigating demand-side factors influencing overdose deaths in the U.S. and aims to synthesize the findings into a unified narrative.

Date:

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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The Relationship Between Mental Health & Physical Health

Description:

This presentation will help participants better understand the link between mind, behavior and body. Understanding this link is an important step in identifying strategies to help agricultural workers who are living with chronic physical conditions and who also present with mental health conditions – such as depression and anxiety.

Date:

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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