TownHall: Creating an Award Winning Hepatitis C Program in a Rural Community with Linda Williams
Today on TownHall Karla Arzola, Chief Information Officer at Rocky Mountain Human Services speaks with Linda Williams, Clinical Manager - Ambulatory Care at Kingman Regional Medical Center. Given the geographical vastness of their rural setting, why did KRMC decide to develop a program specifically for Hepatitis C? How did MEDITECH support KRMC as they developed their program? What are the critical considerations when identifying the need for specialized healthcare programs in a community such as Hepatitis C? How did they promote awareness for the program to make sure patients were getting treatment? What outcomes have they seen after having the program in place for three years? How are they looking to expand into similar approaches?
Read about Kingman Regional Medical Center's program success story with support from MEDITECH: https://ehr.meditech.com/success-stories/kingman-regional-medical-center-aims-for-hepatitis-c-elimination?utm_source=this-week-health&utm_medium=media&utm_campaign=success-stories
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