Bi-Directional Referrals to the National Diabetes Prevention Program
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When: September 24

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Join the American Medical Association as they summarize key learnings on how to implement a bi-directional referral process in a health care system. Representatives from the AMA will describe the key components of prediabetes identification and DPP bi-directional referral process; review different approaches/examples of utilizing technological solutions to facilitate the identification and referral processes; discuss the key barriers that health systems may encounter and key considerations when implementing technological solutions to facilitate bi-directional referrals to National DPP lifestyle change programs; and outline recommendations and emerging best practices for health care organizations with different levels of Health Information Technology (HIT) sophistication.

  • Kate Kirley, MD, MS, Director of Chronic Disease Prevention, AMA
  • Linda Murakami, RN, MHSA, Senior Program Manager, AMA
Call Details
  • Call-in Number: 888-324-9607
  • Participant Code: 3527865


This webinar is organized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the YMCA of the USA (Y-USA) and the American Medical Association (AMA) as part of a three-part webinar series highlighting current uses of and emerging technologies using electronic health records for screening, testing and referring individuals with diabetes. Part 1 and Part 2 were held September 6 and September 13, respectively.

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