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SHARE Connecting Providers to Improve Quality Care
Presenter: Justin Villines, MBA
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Knowledge Gap: 
The purpose of this activity is to educate healthcare providers with the most up-to-date information on SHARE- Connecting Providers and Organizations to Improve Quality Care.

Target Audience
The target audience includes all healthcare professionals such as physicians, nurses, pharmacists and allied health professionals who would like to learn about SHARE- Connecting Providers and Organizations to Improve Quality Care and how it pertains to their respective profession.

Release and Expiration Dates
9/22/2017 -9/22/2020


1.) Identify the use of appropriately using an HIE, in the timely sharing of vital patient information that can better inform decision making at the point of care and allow providers to Avoid readmissions, Avoid medication errors, Improve diagnoses and Decrease duplicate testing.
2.) Identify the purpose and value of stakeholders using SHARE in the integration of hospitals and clinics in transferring patient information from one organization to another such as Behavioral Health and LTPAC facilities.
3.) Apply strategies for implementation of SHARE throughout the State to improve transitions of care.


• SHIEC http://strategichie.com/patient-centered-data-home-pcdh
• http://www.sharearkansas.com/providers/who-shares
• Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, Volume 22, Issue 2, 1 March 2015, Pages 435–442
• Information Week Health Care 2015 @ http://www.informationweek.com/news/healthcare/clinical- systems/226500286

Biographical Info

Justin Villines, MBA is an Arkansas native. He is the Health Information Technology Policy Integrator with the Arkansas Office of Health Information Technology working with SHARE on Health Information Technology (HIT) strategies and initiatives. He also teaches Financial Management, Healthcare Management, The Hospital and Community and Health Policy and Issues courses as an Adjunct Associate Professor at Webster University and Park University at their Little Rock and Little Rock Air Force Base campuses.
In his previous roles with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences he has worked on PCMH transformation, published 7 Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) teaching modules for the UAMS Family Medicine Residency programs and as a quality assurance coordinator, evaluating performance improvement requirements for The Joint Commission and The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
He brings a wealth of knowledge in HIT, PCMH practice transformation, quality assurance, facilitating Health Information Exchange and contributing to and leading Arkansas Health Transformation coordinating efforts. Serving in the US Army for 8 years with two tours in Iraq, he attended the University of Central Arkansas at Conway and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Management and a Master Degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. He is presently working on his DrPH in Public Health – Community Health Promotion and Education at Walden University.

Speaker Disclosures:
The planners, speakers, moderators, peer reviewers and /or panelists of this CE activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Kim Miller  
Susan Smith Dodson
Mark Jansen

Justin Villines, MBA

Peer Reviewers: 
Kim Miller, MCHES

Instructions to obtain credit:

1.       Launch the activity 
2.       View the entire activity online 
3.       Complete the post-test 
           (must pass the post-test with a score of 65% to receive credit)
           You may retake the post-test if you do not receive a passing score.
4.       Complete Evaluation 
Print certificate or transcript (Available in the “My Profile” tab).

Direct Provider Statement
In support of improving patient care, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation Statement 
The University of Arkansas for Medical Science Office of Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Arkansas for Medical sciences designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 ANCC contact hours. Nursing contact hours will be awarded for successful completion of program components based upon documented attendance and completion of evaluation materials.

Disclosure Policy statement

It is the policy of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Office of Continuing Education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all provided and jointly provided educational activities.  All individuals who are in a position to control the content of the educational activity (course/activity, directors, planning committee members, staff, teachers, or authors of CE) must disclose all relevant financial relationships they have with any commercial interest(s) as well as the nature of the relationship.  Financial relationships of immediate family members must also be disclosed, if the nature of the relationship(s) could influence the objectivity of the individual in a position to control the content.  The ACCME describes relevant financial relationships as those in any amount occurring within the past 12 months that create a conflict of interest.  Individuals who refuse to disclose are disqualified from participation in the development, management, presentation, or evaluation of the CE activity.

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Type:  Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
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1 Hours> Non-Accredited

1 Credits> Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

1 Contact Hours> American Nurses Credentialing Center> ANCC

1 CECH, 1 CECH> National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. > CHES