Get With The Guidelines Webinar Wednesdays

Updated:Mar 5,2014

Focus on Quality - American Heart Association | American Stroke Association - Join the American Heart Association | American Stroke Association Northeast GWTG Team for Webinar Wednesdays
Webinar Wednesdays was a monthly web conference series in 2013 provided by your Northeast Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) team. The series provided GWTG coordinators, data abstractors and other Quality Improvement (QI) staff with a venue for training and Q&A. These conversational webinars will be hosted by regional GWTG Directors (ME - NJ). Patient Management Tool (PMT) webinars are designed for users of all modules and module specific webinars are designed specifically for users of the particular module. See below for a list of the recorded webinars.

Wednesday Webinar Recordings:  Webinar recordings are listed below by topic, with the available recording dates noted under each heading. To select a recording, please click on the blue hyperlink of the webinar date you wish to view.

Intro to PMT Features & Capabilities
Focus: Navigation of the PMT & other administrative & site logistics needed to get started.
December 5, 2012 (video)

PMT - Using the Data Download Tool
Focus: Use of the data download tool to obtain information about your patients that is not available in standard reporting. Report Writer functionality will also be discussed.
December 4, 2013 (video)

Get With The Guidelines - Heart Failure
Intended for GWTG-HF users. Focus will include commonly asked questions, highlights or updates to the tool, and advice for working towards recognition.
February 6, 2013 (video)
June 5, 2013 (video)
October 16, 2013 (video)

Get With The Guidelines - Resuscitation
Intended for GWTG-R users. Focus will include commonly asked questions, highlights or updates to the tool, and advice for working towards recognition.
March 6, 2013 (video)
July 17, 2013 (video)
November 6, 2013 (video)

Get With The Guidelines - Stroke
Intended for GWTG-Stroke users. Focus will include commonly asked questions, highlights or updates to the tool, and advice for working towards recognition.
January 9, 2013 (video)
May 1, 2013 (video)
September 4, 2013 (video)

PMT - Basic Reporting
Focus:  Reporting over multiple time periods, achievement/quality measures, and using patient records to identify outliers.
April 3, 2013 (video)

PMT - Advanced Reporting
Focus: Advanced reporting features such as benchmarking, use of optional fields, running physician-specific reports, and use of the new 25th, 50th and 75th percentile comparisons.
August 7, 2013 (video)

Please contact your American Heart Association Regional Quality Improvement Director with questions. We look forward to your participation!

Connecticut: Tiffany Chang, Tiffany.Chang@heart.org
Massachusetts & Rhode Island: Lisa Bemben, Lisa.Bemben@heart.org
Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont: Rita Zanichkowsky, Rita.Zanichkowsky@heart.org
New Jersey: Samantha Cole, Samantha.Cole@heart.org

New York State:
Capital Region: 
Zainab Magdon-Ismail, ZMagdon@heart.org
New York City & Long Island: Fabienne Kyle, Fabienne.Kyle@heart.org
Eastern New York (Westchester/Hudson Valley/North Country): Tiffany Chang, Tiffany.Chang@heart.org
Central & Western New York: Roseanne Hemmitt, Roseanne.Hemmitt@heart.org
Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Team Webinar Wednesdays