Care coordination and transitions in care.Care transitions are an important source of medical errors and overuse of medical resources, but good care coordination between care levels and among clinicians improves ... ACP's Medical Home Builder is a
Ask patients to bring a list of all therapies they use, including prescriptions, over-the-counter, herbal therapies, and other CAM practices. -- ... Tools and resources about CAM, including wallet cards, posters and tip sheets, are on the NIH Web site.
And, antimicrobial stewardship programs are slowly increasing. Sixty percent of respondents have antimicrobial stewardship programs at their facilities, compared with 52% in 2010. ... APIC has released a second, expanded edition of its Implementation
The goal is to eliminate duplication, improve communication and provide better and, ultimately, more patient-centric care. ... Here are three things small practices can do to improve care, and some tools and resources to help implement changes.
Only by taking collective action, through the implementation of programs, policies and practices; the dissemination of tools and resources, can we pave that path of lesser resistance so the pursuit of ... My federally-authorized non-profit (501c3), Turn
Practices will need to review and revise relevant breach notification policies and procedures. ... For more information and specifics; a checklist of tools, forms, and policies that will need modification as a result of these clarifications; and newly
provide assessment and support for treatment adherence and medication management,. identify available community and health resources and. ... Once the requirements are known, ACP will provide additional tools and resources, but since the codes are
Updated this spring, the Practice Transformation site provides tools and materials for health care professionals and administrators in a variety of health care settings that are undergoing practice redesign associated with ... Tools and resources are
He distinguishes tools that give information to patients (patient decision aids) for their review prior to the visit to prepare from others, conversation aids, that are used during the consultation. ... The following is a list of decision aid tools and
The former may be addressed by using tools and resources offered through New Health Partnerships, the national initiative aimed at fostering best practices in self-management support. ... The portal offers a wide range of resources, from patient