Patient centered care collaboration (PCCC) in chicago: Health empowerment and lifestyle program (HELP) for African americans with obesity, hypertension, and/or diabetes
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Chronic disease management and prevention
Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Describe Patient Centered Care Collaboration Project and the Chicago educational model with its results. Discuss challenges and lessons learned in educating low income African Americans with low health literacy.
Keyword(s): Diabetes, African American
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Project Manager for the implementation of the Patient Centered Care Collaboration âPCCCâ project. I am managing the project planning, implementation and evaluation process; collecting data; coordinating stakeholders meetings and reporting all aspects of the project including the updates, status, results and challenges to the funders. Through my medical and public health career I have managed, presented and was an author of similar project presentations in academic, community and national conferences.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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