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Agenda
17th Annual PPRNet Meeting
DoubleTree Hotel & Suites Charleston – Historic District

Thursday, August 23                        Pre-Meeting Workshops                    

 1:00- 5:00pm

Workshop 1: Introduction to PPRNet Reports
This workshop is intended for novice PPRNet members who are inexperienced with PPRNet reports.
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Ashley Room
Ruth Jenkins, PhD
Vanessa Congdon

 1:00 -5:00pm

Workshop 2: Using PPRNet Reports for Performance Recognition Programs 
This workshop is intended for PPRNet members who are experienced with PPRNet reports.
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Stono Ballroom
Cara Litvin MD,
Andrea Wessell, PharmD, and selected PPRNet members

5:30 pm-7:30 pmCKD-TRIP Reception
All are invited to attend. Map and Directions available.
Charleston Waterfront
1 Vendue Range(directions) or
Meet in DoubleTree Lobby 5:15 pm

Friday, August 24                                                                                        Charleston Ballroom

8:30am-9:30am

Welcome, Introductions and 17th Annual Meeting Plenary: “From One to Many to One: The Evolution of Medicine and PPRNet” 
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Steve Ornstein, MD
 9:30am-10:00am

Alcohol Screening, Recognition and Management of At-Risk Drinking and Alcohol Use Disorders (AM-TRIP)

  • Project findings
  • Best practices

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Peter Miller, PhD
Paul Nietert, PhD
Lynne Nemeth, PhD, RN

10:00am-10:30am

Break

10:30am-11:30am

Dissemination of AM-TRIP Best Practices across PPRNet
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PPRNet Practices

11:30am-1:00pm

Lunch

AMTRIP participants lunch
Rest of participants lunch on your own
Restaurants

1:00pm-1:45pm

Promoting judicious antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections (ABX-TRIP)  
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Cara Litvin, MD
Susan Jones, MD

1:45pm-3:00pm

Disseminating the PPRNet Model for Improving Medication Safety (MS-TRIP 2)   

  • Project findings
  • Best practices

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Andrea Wessell, PharmD, Lynne Nemeth, PhD, RN

3:00pm-3:30pm

Break

3:30pm-4:00pm

Dissemination of MS-TRIP 2 Best Practices across PPRNet

PPRNet Practices

4:30pm-5:30pm

PPRNet Fun Run and Walk

Meet in Lobby

6:30pm-7:30pm

PPRNet Reception and Best Practice Awards

Stono Ballroom

Saturday, August 25                                                                                   Charleston Ballroom

8:30am-8:45am

Welcome, Introductions and Review of Today’s Agenda

Andrea Wessell, PharmD

8:45am-9:45am

Preventive Services: Research and Dissemination 

  • Findings from PPRNet research on preventive   services delivery in complex patients
  • US Preventive Services Task Force Update
  • Receiving reimbursement for preventive services in Medicare patients

PDF

Steve Ornstein, MD
Cara Litvin, MD


9:45am-10:30am

PPRNet’s Top 10 List for Quality Improvement 
PDF

PPRNet Research Team

10:30am-11:00am

Break

11:00am-12:00pm

Break-out Sessions: Adopting the PPRNet Top 10 List in Your Practice

Nursing staff
Providers
Administrative staff

12:00pm-1:30pm

Lunch

On your own
Restaurants
1:30pm-3:00pmBrainstorming Potential Research Projects: 

  • Expanding the scope of medication safety in older patients
  • Incorporating patient perspectives in judicious use of antibiotics for acute respiratory infections
  • Avoiding Grade D recommendations of the USPSTF
  • Other ideas
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Andrea Wessell, PharmD
Cara Litvin, MD
Steve Ornstein, MD
Group

3:00pm-3:15pm

Break

3:15pm-4:00pmFrom “Many to One”: What can PPRNet do for you?All
 4:00pm

Adjourn

AAFP CME Participation
This Live activity, 17th Annual PPRNet Meeting, with a beginning date of August 23, 2012, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 13.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP CME Accreditation Dept.
800-274-2237 or
cmea@aafp.org

Application #: 57561


For other CME/CEU credits, contact your accreditation credentialing organization.

17th Annual PPRNet Meeting Evaluation
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