Measuring Advanced Primary Care in California: Pilot Results and the Path Forward

The Purchaser Business Group on Health (PBGH)’s California Quality Collaborative (CQC) hosted this webinar to explore the next step in California’s journey to scale high-quality, efficient and patient-centered primary care, also known as Advanced Primary Care.

CQC and Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA) have partnered with health plans and purchasers to pilot their Advanced Primary Care Measure Set at the practice level in California. The goal of the pilot was to assess comprehensive performance across a key set of outcomes-focused measures to understand variation and aid decision-making for system support. In this webinar we presented the results of the pilot, heard reactions from partners and explored the best next steps for the California health care system.

Presenters and Panelists:

  • Dr. Lance Lang, Clinical Consultant, California Quality Collaborative
  • Julia Logan, MD, Chief Clinical Director, CalPERS
  • Dr. Todd May, Vice President Medical Director, Health Net
  • Khanh Nguyen, PharmD, Chief Executive Officer, Cozeva
  • Lindsay Petersen, Senior Manager, Advanced Primary Care, CQC/PBGH
  • Dolores Yanagihara, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, IHA

During this webinar, participants:

  • Understood the goals of the Advanced Primary Care Measurement Pilot
  • Reviewed results on primary care performance at the practice level across California
  • Heard reactions from a stakeholder panel
  • Considered actions the health care system can take to drive better data collection and outcomes improvement.

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Begins: December 7, 2023
Ends: December 7, 2023