HRSA-Supported PCMH Training - Region 2 (NY/NJ)
Thanks to support from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is pleased to provide this virtual training around Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition for HRSA region 2 (NY/NJ) This virtual training is hosted by HealthEfficient and will consist of two courses:
- NCQA’s Introduction to PCMH Program: Foundational Concepts of the Medical Home
- NCQA’s Advanced PCMH Program: Mastering the Medical Home Transformation
Training will be provided through a series of on-demand (recorded) lectures interspersed with live webinars for Q&A, polling, content review, and engagement with the training faculty. The required on-demand modules should be reviewed prior to each scheduled webinar session.
NCQA will provide the same continuing medical education credit and PCMH Certified Content Expert (CCE) maintenance of certification credit normally provided when this training is delivered as in-person seminars. Additionally, learners who complete both sessions will become eligible to sit for the CCE exam.
This training will include both on-demand (recorded) content and live webinars.
Introduction to PCMH Program: Foundational Concepts of the Medical Home – Virtual Agenda
Live Webinar Date
Live Webinar Time
Scoring: Fact or Fiction
NY State Criteria
Advanced PCMH Program: Mastering the Medical Home Transformation – Virtual Agenda
Live Webinar Date
Live Webinar Time
Elective Credits – AC, KM and CC Concepts
Polling TC Activity Responses
Evidence Drill Down
AMY TENNANT, PCMH CCE
Amy Tennant is a Policy Manager in NCQA’s Recognition Programs Policy and Resources. In this role, she creates and maintains PCMH resources, manages product updates and provides policy support and expertise to customers, PCMH CCEs and NCQA Evaluators.
She started at NCQA in the Product Development department where she supported the development of recognition programs including the redesign of the PCMH standards for 2017, Patient-Centered Specialty Practice School-Based Medical Home and the creation of the Oncology Medical Home, the first recognition program created for a specific medical specialty.
Before starting her career at NCQA, she was an intern at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital where she worked on reducing medication reconciliation errors and incidence of outpatient falls. She obtained her Six Sigma Black Belt and holds a BS in Healthcare Management and Policy from Georgetown University in Washington, DC.
WILLIAM F. TULLOCH, MA, PCMH CCE
Bill is NCQA’s Director in the Quality Solutions Group and has been with NCQA since 1997. In his role, Bill manages the operations of several government contracts aimed at promoting the Medical Home concepts and works with large health systems that are Recognized or seeking Recognition by NCQA. Bill is a PCMH Certified Content Expert with NCQA.
Prior to this position, Bill was the Director of Customer Resources, providing educational assistance to organizations seeking to improve the quality of care and service they provided. Bill was also previously Director of the Privacy Certification for Business Associates (PCBA) program, a joint offering of NCQA and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Bill helped develop both the PCBA and other new assessment programs in the health care field and improving existing NCQA products as part of the Product Development team. Earlier in his tenure at NCQA Bill served as a Senior Accreditation Manager participating in and coordinating surveys for the MCO, CVO, and MBHO programs. In addition to his other work, Bill has been a frequent faculty member for educational presentations for NCQA, and is a member of the internal team that developed and maintains the Interactive Survey System.
Bill attended Williams College for his undergraduate work, and has a Master’s in Economics from the University of Maryland. For seven years prior to joining NCQA, Bill worked with a health care consulting firm, HTA (now Covance), in Washington, DC, helping medical product manufacturers work in the managed care setting. During his undergraduate years, Bill co-authored two papers on the psychology of juror decision-making, based on original research.