Search results for "Transitions of Care"

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room can get seen, which improves patient satisfaction and quality of care,” he said. ... At the end of the day, I think collaborative care is absolutely a top priority, and when hospitals have been successful in pulling in all the stakeholders,
November 2016

Outpatient follow-up, readmission rates higher for direct-arrival vs. transferred-in MI patients, study finds

Of these patients, 14,060 (36%) were transferred for MI care, with a median distance traveled of 43 miles (interquartile range, 27 to 68 miles). ... Patients who were transferred for care were slightly younger than those who arrived directly, with a
February 2016

Medical quality: What's it all mean?

Medical students can play an important role in facilitating transitions of care by talking with hospitalized patients before discharge about their continuing health care management. ... We hope that by following these suggestions, we as medical students
July 2010

Hospitalists outside the hospital

Persistent concerns about readmission rates and care transitions have led a small but increasing number of hospitalists to step beyond their inpatient roles and treat patients in the outpatient setting. ... assistant medical director for transitions of
December 2011

Interventions at hospital discharge help transitions to primary care, but more research is needed

Researchers performed a systematic review of randomized, controlled trials published from January 1990 to March 2011 to examine interventions intended to improve the transition between hospital discharge and primary care. ... All trials involved
September 2012

Transitions of care

community within 100 days of SNF admission, hospitalist care was associated with an insignificantly lower rate (adjusted difference, 0.26 percentage point; 95% CI, 0.48 to 0.04). ... interim. “The findings suggest caution regarding expanding
October 2019

Failure to follow up on inpatient test results is common

Patients who moved across health care settings, for example from inpatient to outpatient or from the emergency department to another setting, also posed challenges for follow-up. ... results. Electronic, paper, and mixed electronic/paper systems all had
February 2011

Acute exacerbation of COPD

Q: Was the transition of care properly handled at the time of discharge? ... In conclusion, this case demonstrates potential opportunities for better management of a COPD exacerbation, including adhering to guideline-directed medical therapy, improving
April 2016

A hospitalist primer

A risk of shift work and hospital medicine is the fragmentation of care. ... The only way to deal with this is by open communication and solid transitions of care and handoffs between hospitalists and to outpatient care.
April 2019

PCPs in the hospital

Jones, MD, MS, assistant professor of medicine and director of care transitions for hospital medicine at the University of Colorado in Denver. ... Jones, MD, MS, assistant professor of medicine and director of care transitions for hospital medicine at
March 2018

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