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Mark Williams, MD and Jing Li, MD, MS Share Findings at CMS National Care Transitions Awareness Day Summit

Mark Williams, MD, Chief Quality and Transformation Officer at UK HealthCare and Director of the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research, and Jing Li, MD, MS, Associate Director of the UK...

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Posted - Apr 17Read More

Mark Williams, MD and Jing Li, MD, MS Invited to Present at CMS National Care Transitions Awareness Day Summit

Mark Williams, MD and Jing Li, MD, MSi are invited to present findings from Project ACHIEVE at the inaugural National Care Transitions Awareness (NCTA) Day Summit hosted by the Centers for Medicare and...

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Posted - Apr 9Read More

Patient Perspective Discussed at UK HealthCare Town Hall Meeting

Megan McIntosh, CHSR Administrative Coordinator II, spoke at UK HealthCare’s town hall meeting led by Executive Vice President for Health Affairs Mark F. Newman, MD about what her healthcare experience at UK...

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Posted - Mar 18Read More

Medicaid 101 Course Launching Summer 2019 

Amy Cowley, CHSR Research Program Manager, recently worked with representatives from the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services to write and record an online course titled Medicaid 101. The one-hour...

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Posted - Mar 18Read More

KC-AHC Project Featured at National Collaborative Learning Session

On March 13, 2019, Amanda Trent (Project Coordinator) and Richard Herndon (Project Manager) presented a webinar titled "Monitoring and Improvement of Screening, Referral, and Navigation Project" via hosts: The...

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Posted - Mar 18Read More

Brittany Smalls, PhD writes article for UKNOW

Our very own Brittany Smalls, PhD wrote an article in yesterday's UKNOW titled: “College of Medicine Celebrates African-American Trailblazers." The article focuses on two living legends and pioneers of the...

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Posted - Mar 1Read More

First round of participants complete Quality Improvement Training Value at Our Best Azure Belt Certification

Congratulations to the first round of participants completing Quality Improvement Training Value at Our Best Azure Belt Certification! Participants included Shannon Evans (pictured on right), William Fuller (...

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Posted - Jan 18Read More

Jing Li, MD, MS invited to be an Reviewer for the Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (DIRH) Study Section

Dr. Li was invited to be a peer reviewer for the Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (DIRH) Study Section in February 2019. The DIRH Study Section reviews applications that focus on the...

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Posted - Dec 19Read More

Value at Our Best Awards

Value at Our Best Awareness Training Awards

Barbara Latham and Haley Vaigneur were recognized at the Center’s monthly December meeting. Certificates were presented on behalf of Dr. Mark Newman, Dr. Mark Williams, and Dr. Jing Li for their tireless...

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Posted - Dec 7Read More

KC-AHC Team Attend Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) AHC Meeting

On November 8-9, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) held the first in-person meeting in Baltimore, Maryland for all 31 bridge organizations participating in the Accountable Health Communities...

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Posted - Nov 14Read More

Hilary L. Surratt, PhD invited to review on NIH Study Section

Hilary L. Surratt, PhD was invited to serve as a peer reviewer on NIH Study Section for AIDS-related research in the Division of AIDS, Behavioral and Population Sciences (DABP). She was selected to serve on...

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Posted - Oct 2Read More

Mark Williams, MD Interview Featured on UKNow

Mark Williams, MD is being featured on UKNow, where he talks about improving hospital discharges and targeting social needs for better health. This is a great read or you can listen to his interview via...

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Posted - Aug 23Read More

Jessica Clouser Interviewed by WUKY

CHSR’s Jess Clouser was recently interviewed by WUKY’s Dr. Greg Davis about preliminary findings from Project ACHIEVE. Specifically, they discuss findings from focus groups and interviews in which 248 patients...

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Posted - Aug 23Read More

Brittany Smalls, PhD Receives NIH-NIDDK Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01)

Brittany Smalls, PhD, CHSR Faculty Member, recently received funding for her K01 proposal through NIH's National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). The purpose of the NIDDK K01 award...

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Posted - Aug 14Read More

Jing Li, MD, MS Receives U01 Grant on her Project MISSION Proposal

Congratulations to Jing Li, MD, MS as her proposal on 'Project MISSION: Developing a multicomponent Multilevel Implementation Strategy for Syncope optImal care thrOugh eNgagement' has been awarded. This is a...

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Posted - Aug 3Read More

Project ACHIEVE Gains National Attention

Congratulations to our Project ACHIEVE team who gained national attention through their care transitions article when it was picked up by the Washington Post and 60 other news outlets, including as far out as...

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Posted - Aug 1Read More