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Saturday, November 4 • 9:10am - 10:10am
Community Centered Health Home Model Transforms a Safety-Net OB Practice

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In order to address disparities in infant mortality, Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) implemented the Community Centered Health Home model and partnered with African American women in a low-income housing community. Learn how, after two years, MAHEC clinical leaders and quality improvement staff shifted the practice culture to be more aware of health disparities, social determinants of health of low-income women, and how to support healthier pregnancy outcomes for the most vulnerable. (UAN 0850-9999-17-019-L04-P)

Learning Objectives
  • Understand the Community Centered Health Home model, how it includes patient voices, and how it can support quality improvement efforts
  • Describe examples of how the Community Centered Health Home model can be applied in a primary care practice
  • List 3 ways the Community Centered Health Home model can include input from patients and align with quality improvement efforts to reduce health disparities

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Maggie Adams

Project Manager, Buncombe County Community Centered Health Home Initiative, Mountain Area Health Education Center
Maggie Adams, BA, is the Project Manager for the Community Centered Health Home Initiative in Buncombe County based at  MAHEC OB/GYN. Maggie specializes in facilitating and leading conversations in healthcare and community settings with a racial equity lens. Her current priority... Read More →

Amanda Murphy, CNM, MSN

Ob/GYN Specialists Staff Nurse Midwife, Mountain Area Health Education Center

Saturday November 4, 2017 9:10am - 10:10am EDT