CCE Quarterly: SOGI Webinar - LGBTQ+ Health Care: Quality...

September 29, 2022

Cost: $99
Date: Thursday, September 29, 2022; 2-3pm ET

CCE Quarterly: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Webinar - LGBTQ+ Health Care: Quality of Care, Collecting Data, Adult and Pediatric Engagement

This course will examine health disparities, unique health needs and experiences of LGBTQ+ individuals, and strategies to advance routine and standardized collection of sexual orientation and gender identity to help assess access and satisfaction with quality of care, inform delivery of appropriate health services and address health disparities. The presentation will touch on: 
•    Designing a whole-person care model that effectively captures quality performance priorities, community needs and initiatives to engage LGBTQ+ individuals.
•    Effectively engaging the adult and pediatric population and reporting data on sexual orientation and gender identity.
•    Integrating change management techniques and resources to influence clinical and social programs to better engage the LGBTQ+ population. 

Target Audience

  • CCE's.
  • Consultants.
  • Primary Care Teams.
  • Practice Managers. 
  • Health Plans.
  • Physicians.
  • Nurses.
  • PAs

Learning Objectives

  •   Learn to incorporate sexual orientation and gender identity data collection into workflows—leveraging EHR and quality improvement techniques. 
  •     Identify at least one method to actively engage and educate staff on the importance of collecting and using these data, how to do so, the data’s impact on health disparities and how data can be used to direct education and clinical practice. 
  •    Identify at least one training, tool or resource to assist your organization in collecting and using these data.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 2.00 PCMH CCE
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/29/2022 - 2:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
09/29/2022 - 3:00pm EDT

Vanessa Guzman, MS, ME, CEO & President

 Mrs. Guzman is an expert in population health strategies, including patient and physician engagement strategies, clinical reporting, health IT and quality management models, and CEO at SmartRise Health. With almost 15 years of industry experience and person-empowerment expertise, she works closely with individuals, health systems, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), payers, and technology partners. Her unique approach includes a close collaboration with physicians and hospitals to implement data-driven tools, payers, clinical infrastructures, pharmaceutical companies, and community partnerships to promote wellness improve patient health outcomes


Fatin Yousufzai, MSHP

Fatin Yousufzai is a Manager of Recognition Policy at NCQA. Her responsibilities include the creation and maintenance of PCMH resources and providing support to practices going through transformation or annual review. Prior to becoming a manager in Recognition Policy, Fatin was a Policy Analyst on the Performance Measurement team at NCQA, where she supported HEDIS measure development, maintained derivative HEDIS publications, and produced HEDIS Value Set Directories (VSDs).
This year she celebrates her 4th year at NCQA. Fatin earned her B.S. in Health Sciences from Howard University and M.S. in Health Policy from George Mason University.




In support of improving patient care, the National Committee for Quality Assurance is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide Interprofessional Continuing Education for the healthcare team. 

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 1.0 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change. 

This educational activity is approved for: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.

This educational activity is approved for 1.0 nursing contact hours.*

This live course grants 2.0 required Continuing Education Unit (CEU) points for PCMH Certified Content Experts.  

* Please note – You must attend the entire program to be eligible for total number of contact hours.


Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 2.00 PCMH CCE


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