AHRQ ECHO National Nursing Home COVID-19 Action Network

Supported by the federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and in collaboration with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), Project ECHO is launching a National Nursing Home COVID-19 Action Network.

We are actively recruiting nursing homes and training centers around the country to join this interactive community of practice to collaboratively advance improvements in COVID-19 preparedness, safety, and infection control.

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HHS ASPR COVID-19 Clinical Rounds

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), in collaboration with the National Ebola and Special Pathogens Training and Education Centers (NETEC), and Project ECHO, launched a series of COVID-19 Clinical Rounds on March 24th. The aim is to create peer-to-peer learning networks where clinicians who have more experience treating patients with COVID-19 share their challenges and successes with clinicians across the U.S. and around the world with a wide variety of experience treating COVID-19.

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IHS TeleECHOs Reflecting the Impact of COVID-19

The impact of SARS COV-2 (COVID-19) on American Indian/Alaskan Natives (AI/AN) has been profound. Indian Health Services (IHS) and Project ECHO are uniting to address the particular health struggles of AI/AN communities across the United States.The epidemic of SARS COV-2 virus (COVID-19) has had a profound impact on both health care providers and American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) patients.

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Past Sessions

IHS Clinical Readiness and Patient Care

The ECHO Institute and the Indian Health Service (IHS) launched weekly COVID-19 Clinical Readiness and Patient Care ECHO sessions on March 17, 2020 in response to the pandemic in Indian Country. The program ended on July 30, 2020.

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Telemedicine Hack

Although telemedicine use has grown exponentially during the COVID-19 pandemic, many ambulatory providers still lack the knowledge and skills needed to implement video-based telemedicine into their practices. This program ran July 22 through September 23, 2020.

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