Creating Better Disease Management Outcomes
Congestive Heart Failure

On-Demand Webinar

Managing the challenging behaviors in clients and patients caused by Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) and other chronic diseases is one of the more difficult tasks of a caregiver’s job. Proper management of the disease opens the door to improved care and overall quality of life for your patients and their families.

Dr. Maureen Wright will share ways to approach and manage the challenging behaviors of your patients using an insightful technique called Motivational Interviewing.

During this webinar, Dr. Wright will discuss ways to improve disease outcomes including:

  • A look at disease management programs and why they are essential
  • Your role in helping a client and their family transition to a hospital or nursing facility
  • Teaching clients and their families ways to manage CHF
  • How Motivational Interviewing can improve a patient’s and family’s management of CHF

About the Presenter:

Dr. Maureen Wright, an Internal Medicine physician with over 20 years’ experience as a hospitalist for Kaiser Permanente. Dr. Wright has most recently served as Co-Chair of Kaiser’s Regional Operations Quality Group and as Associate Medical Director of Quality for Kaiser’s Northwest Permanente Medical Group. Dr. Wright was Chief of Medical Legal for Northwest Permanente Region for 5 years and Medicaid Medical Director for 6 years.