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These discussions are very helpful, especially in opening the minds of people on which models work and which don't, which models are sustainable and which aren't. By exchanging knowledge and information on GHDonline, we can get the best models.
Connect with colleagues in the US to share strategies for containing costs and empowering patients and providers to deflate medical bills
Share resources, information and support to aid colleagues on the front lines in their efforts to respond to this new epidemic.
Join colleagues to discuss and share effective approaches for combating NCDs in poor populations everywhere.
Connect with nurses and midwives worldwide to share experiences and exchange information to raise the standard of nursing care and training.
Join surgery and anesthesia colleagues to exchange experiences and promote initiatives that address the challenges of surgical care in resource-poor settings.
Exchange ideas and approaches for improving HIV prevention strategies, scaling up access to ARVs and supporting adherence and retention.
Join colleagues in the US to discuss systems innovations in care delivery and share strategies for developing, implementing, and evaluating innovations in practice.
Join colleagues to discuss approaches for early diagnosis, treatment and prevention of multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis.
Connect with colleagues in the US to discuss and share strategies for improving the health of populations and communities.
Delays in diagnosis prevent patients from receiving the correct treatment in the timeframe that would result in the best health outcomes. Diagnostic errors can be fatal, and often involve common medical conditions. In this virtual Expert Panel, panelists shared their research about diagnostic errors in a range of settings. Learn more.
In an era of increasing rates of drug resistant tuberculosis and lack of fully effective medicines, the role of surgery in management of tuberculosis is being revisited. In 2012-2013, WHO Regional Office for Europe hosted an international Task Force who developed an expert opinion paper based on the available evidence. In order to discuss further and exchange opinion, GHDonline welcomed a panel of experts. Learn more.
The focus on developing health literacy initiatives is crucial in improving health care delivery, but enhancing patient knowledge must lead to engagement and action in order to improve health outcomes. In this virtual Expert Panel, panelists shared their experiences using these and other methods of measuring the effectiveness of health literacy in enabling patient self-care and navigation of the health care system. Learn more.
The improvement of care coordination and preventative care in ambulatory settings has the potential to decrease usage of acute care resources and overall patient visits, improving patient outcomes, and decreasing health care costs nationwide. In this virtual Expert Panel, panelists shared their experiences designing and implementing quality improvement programs in ambulatory care settings. Learn more.