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Using Data to Drive Improvement in Albany: Two Part Teleconference Series

The Syracuse Experience: A Community’s Efforts to Plan for the Post-Acute Care Needs of the Long-Term Stay Hospital Medically Complex Patient – Part I: Thursday, May 9, 2013

Ronald Lagoe, PhD / Executive Director, Hospital Executive Council
Shelly Littau / Assistant Director, Hospital Executive Council
Presentation Highlights:

  • Overview of the Syracuse cooperative entity initiated to spearhead cross-setting community initiatives that benefit patients and caregivers as they plan their post-acute care
  • Outline of the collaborative plan developed with skilled nursing facilities in the community to support care management of medically complex patients
  • Review of special study outcomes focusing on identification and evaluation of hospital long stay patients with complex care needs & the barriers to meeting post-acute care needs
  • Hospitals and Long Term Care Presentation
  • Evaluation
  • Audio

Part II: Thursday, May 23, 2013

Using Data to Drive Dramatic Improvement Summit – 04/16/13

The Summit served as the first face to face Learning & Action Network (LAN) Albany Hospital Referral Region community event to review root cause analysis findings conducted within the community to date, outline best practices within the community, and for representatives across the 17 counties within the project target region to convene to identify opportunities to better coordinate care management of the clinically complex long term care patient population.

Last updated: Friday, June 21, 2013