2019 Western Forum for Migrant and Community Health

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
February 20-22, 2019
Day 1:
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Day 2:
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Day 3:
Friday, February 22, 2019
Location and Delivery Method ( view map )
Delivery Method
Face-To-Face
Location Name
Downtown Portland Hilton
Address
921 SW Sixth
City
Portland
State / Province
OR
Zip / Postal Code
97204
Country
United States
Cost Range
$100.00 to $300.00

Host And Instructor

Host
Northwest Regional Primary Care Association
Instructor
Various

Credits

C.E. Credit for To Be Determined: 16.00 [pending]
In support of helping health center staff, clinicians, administration, and board of directors pursue professional development, NWRPCA and CHAMPS conferences are a consistent source of continuing education units (CEU). This year we are offering the following CEU opportunities: continuing medical education (CME), continuing dental education (CDE), continuing nursing education (CNE), and continuing social work and counseling education (NASW). The specific 2019 Western Forum CEUs will be announced.

Training Overview Description

Join us in February for the 2019 Western Forum. The Western Forum is a regionally celebrated and nationally recognized conference known for innovative content, expert speakers, and a diverse audience from various disciplines. We look forward to hosting another engaging and vibrant conference. We hope to see you at our annual conference which will be held in the beautiful Portland, Oregon, from February 20-22.

Agenda & Events

Key topics to be explored at the Western Forum for Migrant and Community Health include:

  • Access to Care for Medically Underserved Populations
  • Affordable Care Act and Health Care Reform
  • Behavioral Health Integration
  • Chronic Disease Prevention and Management
  • Community Collaboration and Coalition Building
  • Community Health Needs Assessments
  • Community Health Worker Models and Workforce Development
  • Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Health Center Governance and Administration
  • Health Equity and Social Determinants of Health
  • Partnerships with State and Local Public Health
  • Patient-Centered Medical Home
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma-Informed Care
Advocacy / Health Policy
Alcohol & Substance Abuse
Behavioral Health / Mental Health
Chronic Disease Management
Community Based Continuity of Care
Consumer Rights
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Health Reform/Health Insurance Marketplaces
Interprofessional Education, Training and Practice
Occupational Safety & Health
Public Health Policy
Rural Health
Community Health Aide (CHA)
Community Health Practitioner (CHP)
Behavioral Health Aide
Chemical Dependency Counselor
Family & Marriage Therapist
Licensed Professional Counselor
Psychologist
Social Worker
Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseler
Village Counselor
Administrator/CEO
Board of Directors
Director
Midwife
NP - Family Practice
NP - Pediatric
NP - Psychiatric
NP - Women's Health
Other Mid-Level Providers
Other Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
Licensed Practical Nurse
Nurse Administrator
Nurse Anesthetist
Nurse Educator
Public Health Nurse
Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse - CNS
Cardiologist
Chiropractor
Dermatologist
Epidemiologist
Family Medicine Physician
General Surgeon
Geriatrician
Internist
Neurologist
Obstetrics and Gynecologist
Ophthalmologist
Other Physician
Othopedic Surgeon
Otolaryngologist
Pediatrician
Podiatrist
Psychiatrist
Radiologist
Urologist
Veterinarian
Environmental Health Specialist
Health Educator
Public Health Specialist

Registration Information

Complete information and registration can be found at nwrpca.org.