Presentations from 2017 Maryland Rural Health Conference

KEY NOTES AND GUEST SPEAKERS

Opening Key Note Address by Dr. Howard Haft, MDH

CRISP Update by Craig Behm

MRHA Annual Meeting Presentation by Lara Wilson

Draft Rural Health Plan Working Session by Dr. Virginia Brown

Day Two Key Note Address by Health Secretary Dennis Schrader, MDH

National Rural Health Association Update by Maggie Elehwany

BREAK OUT SESSIONS

I. UPSTREAM TRACK

Health Care Reform: Realizing Success in Rural Maryland

Eastern Shore Crisis Response System is Leading the way with Maryland’s First Co-Occurring Capable Mobile Crisis Team

Maryland’s Health Enterprise Zones: Upstream Strategies to Address Social Determinant of Health

Maryland’s AHEC’s Pathway to a Statewide CHW Training Curriculum: Response to Group Recommendations

Smart Use Insurance: Understanding and Estimating Health Care Costs

II. MIDSTREAM TRACK

Keeping CHF Patients Engaged and Out of the Hospital Integration of Remove Patient Monitoring to Reduce Potentially Avoidable Hospital Utilization among Patients with CHF in a Rural Community

Exploring Strategies to Improve Health and Equity in Rural Communities

Utilizing Telehealth Services to Meet the Healthcare Needs of Residents on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Charles County MI Health: Paving the Way to a Healthier Community

Developing and preparing to launch the first and only family and psychiatric & mental health nurse practitioner programs in rural, western Maryland

III. DOWNSTREAM TRACK

Wicomico County’s Community Outreach Addictions Team (COAT): An Innovative and Promising Practice

The Partnership for Healthier Carroll County – A Healthy Community Vision

Using Tele-health to Provide Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Disorders

Leveraging Limited Funds for Maximum Impact” – Overcoming Challenges with Innovative Media Solutions for any Budget

KKI-NECT: A Tele-Education Network/Learning Collaborative for Developmental, Emotional, and Behavioral Disorders in Early Childhood

PRE-CONFERENCE – Presentations Coming Soon!

The Rural Maryland Opioid Epidemic: Status Update and Practical Toolkit

How to Fight Back – S.O.A.A.R. (Substance and Opioid Abuse Awareness Response) AND The Blue Bag Initiative and Chronic Care Management: A Prescription and Partnership for Success