Improving Patient and Family Engagement Using Motivational Interviewing and Shared Decision Making Tools to Facilitate Change

In this second in a series of four modules on patient and family engagement, Bruce Block, MD, from Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative, will walk participants through how to use motivational interviewing and shared decision making strategies to help patients change behaviors.

In this module you will learn about:

  • The Nature of Change and Implications for Facilitators
  • Eliciting Motivations and Supporting Change Talk
  • Engagement and Shared Decision-making: Key Steps Along the Way
  • Behaviors to Avoid when Engaging Patients
  • Reliable Resources for Further Information

This module is intended for PTN practice advisors and other staff, as well as practices participating in a PTN; specifically, those focused on how patient and family engagement can be used to support Change Tactics related to Patient and Family Engagement (1.1.1; 1.1.2; 1.1.3; 1.1.4; 1.6.2)

Event time is Eastern Daylight Time

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The Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI) was selected by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) as one of 10 support and alignment networks under the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPI) to provide learning programs and technical assistance to clinicians working with Practice Transformation Networks (PTNs). NRHI High-Value Care SAN will leverage the experiences and successes of its regional health improvement collaborative (RHIC) member organizations to provide educational resources, tools, and technical assistance to clinicians through a variety of learning programs.

The project described was supported by Funding Opportunity Number CMS-1L1-15-002  from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The contents provided are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS or any of its agencies.



Unless otherwise noted, all virtual NRHI events are hosted in Eastern Standard time.

Date(s) - 07/27/2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm