Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

Grand Rounds

Medicine Grand Rounds: Montefiore's Bronx Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) Activities

Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, November 05, 2015

8:00 AM: Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

Speaker & Info

Amanda Parsons, MD, MBA
Vice President, Community & Population Health
Montefiore Medical Center

Repeated at 12:15 pm, Cherkasky Auditorium, Montefiore Medical Center.

Amanda Parsons, MBA, MD is the Vice President of Community & Population Health at Montefiore Medical Center, headquartered in the Bronx. She oversees patient education, employee wellness, and community interventions aimed at improving health and wellness. Prior to that, she was Deputy Commissioner of the Division of Health Care Access and Improvement at the NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) where she oversaw the Primary Care Information Project, Correctional Health Services, Primary Care Access and Planning as well as IT, Finance, Admin and Legal bureaus. Dr. Parsons previously worked for McKinsey & Company as an Engagement Manager serving health care clients.

Dr. Parsons completed an MD and MBA from Columbia University. She serves on the Board of the Directors of the Vera Institute of Justice, VIP Community Services and the New York eHealth Collaborative. She is passionate about improving health and health care quality, correctional health and reducing disparities for vulnerable populations.

After attending this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Gain knowledge and understanding of trends associated with health care reform and the changing NYS health care ecosystem
  2. Understand the context of the DSRIP program and why it is important to Montefiore
  3. Learn about key DSRIP programs that Montefiore will be implementing

Accreditation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 credit towards the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Host: Division of General Internal Medicine (Department of Medicine)

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