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Hearts of Sonoma County Virtual Meeting

Date: January 05, 2022

Time: 8:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Registration Required: No

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Webinar ID: 970 4920 2142

Passcode: 620143

*Hearts of Sonoma County members will receive unique zoom link by email to join this meeting.

By Telephone:

US: +1 (669) 900-9128


1. Welcome & Announcements
Time: 8:00 AM-8:10 AM
Facilitator: Cathryn Couch, Ceres Community Project and Hearts Leadership Team

Welcome and Mission
Group check-in: Share in the chat – What was your first job?

2. Hearts of Sonoma County Committee Business
Time: 8:10 AM-8:25 AM
Facilitator: Cathryn Couch, Ceres Community Project and Hearts Leadership Team

ACTION: Approve December 1, 2021 meeting minutes
DATA SHARING UPDATE: Lori Houston, Department of Health Services

2021 ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Cathryn Couch, Ceres Community Project and Hearts Leadership Team
PETALUMA TOBACCO RETAIL LICENSE: Ariel Thomas-Urlik, Department of Health Services Impact Tobacco Team, and Mary Lou Schmidt, Sonoma County Tobacco-Free Community Coalition

3. CalAIM Implementation in Sonoma County – Update from Partnership Health-

Plan (Presentation)
Time: 8:25 AM-9:05 AM

Facilitator: Karissa Moreno, Center for Well Being and Hearts Leadership Team

Presenters: Partnership HealthPlan staff: Danielle Biasotti, MBA, RPhT, Senior Pro-gram Manager, Northern Region Care Coordination Department; Janelle Ramirez, Program Manager, Care Coordination Department; Debra McAllister, Associate Direc-tor, UM (Utilization Management) Strategies; Lise West, UM Administrative Assis-tance; Paola De La Cruz, Project Coordinator I

Objective: Provide an overview of Partnership HealthPlan’s goals for the implementa-tion of Enhanced Care Management and Community Supports in Sonoma County, in-cluding target populations and goals for each Community Supports intervention. En-gage in a discussion about how Hearts members (health care and CBOs) can use these new benefits to support cardiovascular health and better disease management.

4. Clinical Tobacco Cessation Project Reports
Time: 9:05 AM-9:25 AM
Facilitator: Lori Houston, Lori Houston, Department of Health Services and Hearts Leadership Team
Presenters: Petaluma Health Center: Jose Chavez, Quality Improvement Coordinator and Rachel Joseph, Director of Quality Improvement

Objective: Share progress in one community health centers implementing clinical to-bacco cessation projects, including strategies implemented, challenges encountered, and lessons learned.

5. Public Comment
Time: 9:25 AM

6. Recap & Adjourn
Time: 9:30 AM
Times are approximate. Facilitators/presenters are subject to change.

Next Membership Meeting: February 2, 2022, 8:00-9:30 AM

More Information:
Hearts of Sonoma County Program Manager: Cathryn Couch – or (707) 829-5833 ext. 132
Hearts of Sonoma County Administrative Support: Autumn Johns – or (707) 829-5833
Committee for Healthcare Improvement Coordinator: Lori Houston -

Note: Meetings are open to the public. Persons wishing to address Hearts of Sonoma County are invited to speak during the Public Comment period. For information on ac-cess for persons with disabilities, contact Department of Health Services, 1450 Neoto-mas Avenue, Suite 201 Santa Rosa, CA 95405, (707) 565-4700 or through the Califor-nia Relay Service by dialing 711.