Building local coalitions

Building local coalitions

Terry Madsen, CPASA member and Community Health Needs Assessment Consultant for ICAHN, addresses the crowd gathered for the recent "Strategies for Building Local Coalitions" workshop, which was designed to help rural communities organize, implement, and maintain coalitions in the fight against opioid and substance abuse.

Strength through collaboration

Strength through collaboration

The Rural Health Information (RHI) Hub recently published a feature entitled 'Illinois Network Puts Hospitals' Needs First,' highlighting ICAHN's history, present accomplishments, and future goals. In addition to the news article, a video highlighting ICAHN's strength in collaboration among its membership hospitals is featured.

Increasing awareness

Increasing awareness

Sam Quinones, author of "Dreamland," signed books following his keynote address at the 2016 Rural Health Summit: Opioid Crisis Next Door, held at the Crowne Plaza, Springfield, and attended by more than 225 physicians, pharmacists, mental health and substance abuse counselors, law enforcement, policy-makers, nurses, EMTs and concerned citizens.

Taking action

Taking action

More than 180 people from around the state participated in the “Opioid Crisis Next Door: Strategies for Building Local Coalitions” workshop, held recently in Springfield. Angie Stoltzenburg (left), of Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, is shown here with members of the Healthy Communities Partnership, Vicki Bree, Audia Klekamp, Debbie Kuhns, and Ed Betzelberger.

Credentialing Boot Camp

The 2016 ICAHN Credentialing Boot Camp will be held on Tuesday-Wednesday, September 27-28 at O'Shea Builders Training Facility, Springfield. This program provides a practical, in-depth review of aspects of credentialing, recredentialing, and privileging.

ICAHN Workforce Academy

ICAHN and iNet are working with Georgia Hometown Health University to provide a learning management system for the nurse preceptor training. Click above for more information.

Building Local Coalitions

Click here to obtain the media advisory, news release, photos, and speaker PowerPoints from the September 2nd "Strategies for Building Local Coalitions" event. 

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Community Health Needs Assessments

ICAHN offers a comprehensive look into future healthcare trends by organizing community stakeholder focus groups and reporting on their findings. For more information about the process, click above.

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2016 Annual Conference

The 2016 ICAHN Annual Conference is slated for November 9-10 at the Crowne Plaza, Springfield, IL. Click above for registration details, in addition to sponsorship and advertising opportunities.

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Patient Satisfaction Services

In addition to HCAHPS, ICAHN also provides Clinician and Group CAHPS, Emergency Department CAHPS, and Outpatient Surveys. For more information, click above.

Thanking our Preferred Partners for their generous support!