Quality and Research 2012 Call for Volunteers
The Care Continuum Alliance Quality and Research efforts for 2012 will include the development of a tool that will offer guidance to all stakeholders who wish to evaluate population health management programs. This project will be the primary work of Quality and Research in 2012 and will culminate with the release of the tool at the Care Continuum Alliance's Forum 12 in October 2012.
The work groups identified below represent the groups that will develop the sections to be included in the guide. New groups may be added as projects develop throughout the year. Space is limited for each work group listed below. Once the slots are filled, a waiting list will be developed. Each work group listed below meets on a regular basis via conference call. Active and consistent participation is expected.
A. Evaluation Guidelines: Help stakeholders in all service delivery models evaluate all programs delivered to their populations. Two work groups will address the following objectives:
B. Measures Guidelines: Recommend existing measures and recommend the development of new measures where applicable in the following areas:
C. Special Topics Work Group: Discuss and prioritize topics that would require unique evaluation considerations, including depression, cancer, shared decision-making and rare diseases (e.g., MS, immune deficiency disorders).