Readying Nebraska Communities to Serve Veterans and Their Families

Rural veterans, service members, and their families face unique challenges and barriers to care. VetSET Nebraska is bridging the gap — growing and connecting community resources to better serve this population. We are increasing community awareness, building collaboration, and connecting rural veterans, service members, and their families to local support.

Medicaid/Medicare Reimbursement Workshop with Tim McNeill, RN, MPH

Friday, January 5, 2018
8:00 am2:00 pm
Country Inn & Suites - 5353 N. 27th Lincoln Nebraska 68521

Back to Nebraska by popular demand, national expert and healthcare consultant, Tim McNeill, RN, MPH, will facilitate an action-oriented workshop for NALHD and key partners on January 5, 2018.

Mr. McNeill presented models and partnerships to increase Medicaid/Medicare Reimbursement for community based public health services at the June 2017 Chronic Disease Summit (in Omaha). He specializes in health program development and sustainability and has been the lead technical assistance provider to establish integrated networks of LTSS providers in 26 states. Mr. McNeill has started or expanded multiple sustainable health programs including community-based free clinics, Federally Qualified Health Centers, two Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), and LTSS networks. Mr. McNeill is a Registered Nurse with a Bachelor degree from Howard University and a Masters of Public Health from Eastern Virginia Medical School. Mr. McNeill is also a U.S. Navy Nurse Corps Veteran.

The agenda for January 5, 2018 includes:
· Social Determinants of Health primer
· Background on MACRA incentives, CPC+ (Comprehensive Primary Care Plus), and opportunities for community collaborations
· Regional group breakouts—LHD Directors will have time with their partners to explore opportunities for collaborations and will receive feedback from Mr. McNeill