Sep 12

Quality Institute Open House

5:30pm at The Stone House

Join New Jersey’s key stakeholders, leaders, and decision makers for an evening of networking and refreshments with the Quality Institute’s  membership and staff. Registration Here

Sep 12

A Community Conversation: End-of-life Care Planning

4:30pm at Southeast Senior Center for Independent Living (SESCIL)

Join Dr. Terri Katz – Gerontologist, Michael Prigoff – Attorney, and Shari Haber – Consultant who helps families and individuals with personalized preparations,  for a conversation around End-of-life planning. Free and Open to the public.Light supper provided.

Sep 18

GPTN Webinar Series: How to Maximize Access for Patients – Extended Hours

12:00pm

In September, the QI Collaborative will host How to Maximize Access for Patients – Extended Hours with CityLife Health, as part of the GPTN webinar series. Register Here. Who should attend? Physicians, practice managers, office staff, and nurses. This webinar is a CE credit opportunity. By the end of this webinar, attendees will understand: a….

Sep 28

Caregiver Health: Finding Balance

2:00pm at SCLSNJ’s Manville Library branch

Learn ways to take care of yourself and find balance in your life. Presenters from United Way of Northern New Jersey will give information on local and state resources available to caregivers. Registration required. https://sclsnj.libnet.info/event/1817515

Oct 5

Advance Care Planning: A Panel Discussion

2:00pm at SCLSNJ’s Warren Twp. Library branch

This panel discussion will feature local experts discussing the legal, medical, ethical, practical and emotional aspects of important decisions to be made related to advance care planning. Panelists are: Fiona Van Dyck, Elder Law and Estate Planning attorney; Dr. Sheree Starrett, MD, oncologist; and Maureen Erwin, Chaplain for all faiths at Hackensack Meridian Health JFK…

Oct 15

Southern Regional Member Engagement Event

8:00am at VNA Health Group Corporate Headquarters at the Vonage Campus

Move and mingle, while enjoying a light breakfast. In addition to meeting local leaders and heath care decision makers, you will hear program updates from Quality Institute Staff on: Mayors Wellness Campaign (MWC), Conversation of Your Life (COYL), Medicaid Policy Center (MPC), NJ Health Information Network (NJHIN), and Educational Opportunities. This event is for Quality…

Oct 24

Northern Regional Member Engagement Event

8:00am at Holy Name Medical Center

Move and mingle, while enjoying a light breakfast. In addition to meeting local leaders and heath care decision makers, you will hear program updates from Quality Institute Staff on: Mayors Wellness Campaign (MWC), Conversation of Your Life (COYL), Medicaid Policy Center (MPC), NJ Health Information Network (NJHIN), and Educational Opportunities. This event is for Quality…

Oct 28

Quality Institute Program Updates and Resources Webinar

1:00

Join us for our 2nd quarterly program updates and resources webinar. Quality Institute staff will provide program updates including the Mayors Wellness Campaign, Conversation of Your Life, Medicaid Policy Center, Leapfrog, and the QI Collaborative. We will also take a tour of our new website and share our most valuable resources and direct you where…

Nov 7

How to Start the Conversation: End-of-Life Wishes

7:00pm at SCLSNJ’s Hillsborough Library branch

It is difficult for adult children to address the tough topic of end-of-life wishes with their aging parents. Therapist Diane Lang will share communication strategies to get the conversation started. Registration required. https://sclsnj.libnet.info/event/2048897

Dec 7

Everything You Wanted to Know about Funerals and Cremation But Did Not Know To Ask

2:00pm at SCLSNJ’s Mary Jacobs Memorial Library branch

Learn about making funeral arrangements online, pre-planning and funding options, cremation and the scattering of ashes, and culture-specific funerals with Scott Bradley, and Ron Mowad. Registration required. https://sclsnj.libnet.info/event/2150792