Supported by the federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and in collaboration with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), Project ECHO is launching a National Nursing Home COVID-19 Action Network.
Our team at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Project ECHO is participating in the Network as an official Training Center for nursing homes. Joining us in this effort are the NJ Department of Health, the Trinitas Regional Medical Center Project ECHO team, the NJ Health Care Quality Institute (NJHCQI), the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and other state and national nursing home subject matter experts.
The program includes access to national and local expertise and is designed to support the goals for resiliency, safety and quality improvement of CMS-certified skilled nursing home facilities.
How to Participate in the Nursing Home CAN ECHO
You may access the training center from anywhere, using a computer or mobile device.
The Nursing Home CAN will use the ECHO Model for interactive case-based learning, which is defined by 4 key principles:
Program Requirements and Benefits
Upon participating in the Nursing Home ECHO, Nursing Home Care Providers will be able to:
Rutgers Training Center Nursing Home CAN Session Leaders
National Nursing Home CAN Curriculum
Sessions start the weeks of October 26th and November 2nd
Click Here to View Current Curriculum