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(CHI) Community Health Institute and Expo

CME2 - Health Centers and Family Planning: Now and in the Next Five Years

Aug 28, 2017 1:30pm ‐ Aug 28, 2017 3:00pm


Health centers' role in and contributions to preventive women's health and family planning has been significant. This session will spotlight recent vanguard family planning activities, including results of a George Washington University/Kaiser Family Foundation national survey of family planning in health centers; an LGBTQIA Technical Expert Panel convened by the U.S. Office of Population Affairs; a model used in Colorado that reduced teen pregnancy by 40 percent; and new recommendations for the National Qaulity Forum (NQF) and e-measures. A look at practice, policy, provider engagement as well as local issues related to organizational culture and support will be provided.

  • - Describe current health center activities in family planning service delivery.
  • - Identify new recommendations for contraception NQF Measures and their development.
  • - Understand how partnerships between health centers and Title X Programs can reduce teen pregnancy rates.


  • Jody Camp, MPH, Colorado Title X State Director, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
  • Brittni Frederiksen, Health Scientist, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Lucy W. Loomis, MD MSPH FAAFP, Director of Family Medicine, Denver Health
  • Jane Lose, CNM, ANP, Certified Nurse Midwife and Adult Nurse Practitioner, Jeffco Family Health Services Center, Metro Community Provider Network
  • Susan B. Moskosky, MS, WHNP-BC, Deputy Director, Office of Populations Affairs, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, US Department of Healt
  • Julia Strasser, MPH, DrPH (c), Doctoral Candidate & Senior Research Associate, Department of Health Policy, Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University

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