Accountable Care Unit

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EFFECTS OF IMPLEMENTATION OF ACCOUNTABLE CARE UNIT WITH EMPHASIS ON STRUCTURED INTERDISCIPLINARY BEDSIDE ROUNDING: OUR EXPERIENCES IN AN ACADEMIC STEP DOWN, NON-DISCHARGING INTERMEDIATE CARE UNIT

Background: Traditionally, models of healthcare delivery to hospitalized patients have been indirect and inefficient. The typical hospital system has providers spread between multiple units and nurses interacting with multiple provider teams. Several studies focusing on [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:22:41+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on EFFECTS OF IMPLEMENTATION OF ACCOUNTABLE CARE UNIT WITH EMPHASIS ON STRUCTURED INTERDISCIPLINARY BEDSIDE ROUNDING: OUR EXPERIENCES IN AN ACADEMIC STEP DOWN, NON-DISCHARGING INTERMEDIATE CARE UNIT

IT’S ALL ABOUT LOCATION: CREATION OF A RESIDENT GEOGRAPHIC ACCOUNTABLE CARE UNIT

Background: The buzzword of the decade for hospital medicine is geography. Geographic ACUs have been in existence for years at our institution on non-teaching floors. The ACUs have improved overall throughput, quality and patient experience. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:41+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Education, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on IT’S ALL ABOUT LOCATION: CREATION OF A RESIDENT GEOGRAPHIC ACCOUNTABLE CARE UNIT

REDESIGNING YOUR INTERDISCIPLINARY ROUNDS TO GET YOUR ACCOUNTABLE CARE UNIT BACK ON TRACK

Background: Geographic Accountable Care Units (ACUs) have been in existence for years at our institution. The ACUs have demonstrated improved throughput, quality and patient experience metrics. Our hospitalists have embraced the ACU philosophy due to [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:23:30+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on REDESIGNING YOUR INTERDISCIPLINARY ROUNDS TO GET YOUR ACCOUNTABLE CARE UNIT BACK ON TRACK