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For Providers and Staff


We are here to support your practice, staff and providers.

Patient participation is essential for good health outcomes, yet nearly nine of every ten adults do not have the basic skills they need to manage their health, learn more in the Quick Guide to Health Literacy Fact Sheet . We engage your patients, educate your staff, and connect with your practice for better health outcomes. To learn more about what we can do for you, click here.

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Engage your patients

Educate your staff

Connect with your practice

Engage your patients

We give you the tools to engage your patients.

 Patient Education. We can help you find the information your need to help educate your patients.

 Health Literacy. We create or adapt patient materials to meet the needs of patients at all levels of health literacy

 Patient Self-Management. We design or recommend tools to help your patients manage their health.

 Health Education. We offer health education classes and individual consultations with health educators.

 Online Engagement. We take the mystery out of social media and web-based tools so you can use them to reach patients in a new way.

 Shared Decision Making. MaineHealth offers decision aids that are sometimes "prescribed" by a provider to explain patients' options for certain conditions or tests. For more information about using the shared deicsion making program in your practice contact, Celine Kuhn, Program Manager. 207-781-1732 or KUHNC@mainehealth.org

 Patient and Family Advisory Council Guide. This guide is meant to be a succint overview for organizing and implementing a patient and family advisory council.

 

Educate your staff

We offer training for your staff on topics such as:

 Health Literacy. We work with your staff to show how to make health information easier to understand and use. Read more about health literacy.

 Health Coaching. We work with Wellness Mapping 360 to bring you health coach training and certification.

 Choosing Patient Materials. We teach your staff how to find, evaluate, and create patient materials that are evidence-based and user-friendly.

 

Connect with your practice

We offer training for your staff on topics such as.

 Focus Groups and Surveys. We conduct focus groups and administer surveys to helap you understand what works for your patients. Read more about focus groups.

 Practice support. We assess and recommend tools and processes to make your practice more patient-friendly.

 Medical Home Standards. We can help you meet the NCQA standards and guidelines for patient engagement.

 

Contact us about your needs today. Most services are free to MaineHealth member organizations.

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