MI Skills Building: Person-centered Approach for Shared Decision Making 1-25-2022

Pittsburgh, PA US
January 25, 2022
This session will focus on well-described methods designed to accomplish patient-centered care in the context of situations where medical evidence supports specific behavior changes, and the most appropriate action is dependent on the patient’s preferences. Case scenarios will be reviewed with practice and opportunity for feedback.
 
  

Time

Content

Presenter

130pm-2pm

Intros, review of patient engagement, review worst case vs. best case in coaching

Amanda Gabarda, Renee Greenwald, Mike Connell

2pm-230pm

Identify and review the process of shared decision making

Amanda Gabarda, Renee Greenwald, Mike Connell

230pm-3pm

Apply Motivational Interviewing "Wrapper" to shared decision making process

Amanda Gabarda, Renee Greenwald, Mike Connell

3pm-330-pm

Apply & Practice skills learned in culminating activity

Amanda Gabarda, Renee Greenwald, Mike Connell

Target Audience

RNs / SW / Health Coaches / Dieticians

Learning Objectives

  • Identify and review the process of shared decision making in patient-centered care
  • Review the basic principles of behavior change and how the Motivational Interviewing (MI) approach can support engaging members in shared decision making
  • Apply MI strategies and skills in a culminating activity
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 2.00 ASWB
  • 2.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/23/2021
Course expires: 
02/25/2022
Event starts: 
01/25/2022 - 1:30pm
Event ends: 
01/25/2022 - 3:30pm

Time

Content

Presenter

130pm-2pm

Intros, review of patient engagement, review worst case vs. best case in coaching

Amanda Gabarda, Renee Greenwald, Mike Connell

2pm-230pm

Identify and review the process of shared decision making

Amanda Gabarda, Renee Greenwald, Mike Connell

230pm-3pm

Apply Motivational Interviewing "Wrapper" to shared decision making process

Amanda Gabarda, Renee Greenwald, Mike Connell

3pm-330-pm

Apply & Practice skills learned in culminating activity

Amanda Gabarda, Renee Greenwald, Mike Connell
UPMC Health Plan
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
United States

Amanda Gabarda, EdD, MPH, NBC-HWC   UPMC Health Plan:  Sr. Director, Clinical Training and Education

Dr. Gabarda is the Sr. Director of Clinical Training & Education at UPMC Health Plan where is responsible for the creation, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation of training and skill development of lifestyle health coaches and care managers. She has a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Exercise Science from Slippery Rock University, a Master of Public Health from Walden University, and a Doctor of Education in Health and Physical Activity from the University of Pittsburgh.  Ms. Gabarda is a certified facilitator of the Community Action Poverty Simulation, National Board-Certified Health & Wellness Coach and a Certified Health Education Specialist, with over 10 years’ experience in health coaching.

Renee Greenwald, MS, NBC-HWC  UPMC Health Plan:  Health Coach QA and Training Coordinator

Renee Greenwald is a Quality Assurance Coordinator at UPMC Health Plan where she is responsible for training, empowering, and the skill development of health coaches and care managers.   She has a bachelor’s in Exercise Science from Slippery Rock University and a master’s in Exercise Science and Health Promotion, specializing in wellness and fitness and wellness coaching from California University of Pennsylvania.  Renee is a Nationally Board-Certified Health and Wellness Coach with about 5 years’ experience in health coaching. 

Michael J. Connell MS, UPMC Health Plan Clinical Engagement Coordinator

Mr. Connell is the Clinical Engagement Coordinator for UPMC Health Plan’s Clinical Education Team. Mr. Connell has a master’s degree in Exercise Physiology and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh. Mr. Connell was a Health Coach at the UPMC Health Plan for six years where he had extensive experience coaching members to adopt healthy behaviors, including smoking cessation, physical activity, nutrition, stress management, and weight management. Mr. Connell was responsible for training the engagement and coaching skills of the lifestyle health coach team from 2010 to 2015. Mr. Connell is currently responsible for improving the engagement and Motivational Interviewing skills for clinical staff at the UPMC Health Plan, including RNs, Health Coaches, and Case Managers.

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh 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.

CCM CE will be provided:  2 CE and sent from UPMC Health Plan nurse planner

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, University of Pittsburgh is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. University of Pittsburgh maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive continuing education credits.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 2.00 ASWB
  • 2.00 Attendance
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