Drive the Triple Aim, simultaneously improving the health of the population, enhancing the experience and outcomes of the patient, and reducing per capita cost of care for the benefit of communities.
The Triple Aim framework serves as the foundation for organizations and communities to successfully navigate the transition from a focus on health care to optimizing health for individuals and populations.
In the Spotlight
Ensuring Equity in COVID-19 Planning, Response, and Recovery Decision Making
This new tool provides support for health departments and related organizations to make decisions in the context of the ongoing COVID-19 response and recovery that centers equity considerations. The tool includes recommendations for how to engage with and remain accountable to communities historically disenfranchised from public decision making.
Prompt Launch of a Rapid Transitions Care Model Prevents Rehospitalizations of COVID-19 Patients
This NEJM Catalyst article describes how Northwell Health’s development and deployment of a Transitions Care Management program specifically for coronavirus patients in the Spring 2020 COVID-19 epicenter in the US helped reduce the likelihood of emergency department readmissions.
COVID-19 Social Health Playbook
Kaiser Permanente developed guidance that can be widely adopted across the health care industry for assessing COVID-19 patients’ need for social resources that will allow them to safely recover and reduce community spread of the virus. The playbook provides care teams with guidance and tools for screening patients for social needs, connecting them to resources, and following up to ensure their needs are met.
How Can the Better Care Playbook Help You Improve Care?
Have you used the Better Care Playbook, an online compendium on promising approaches to better care for people with complex health and social needs? Take a short survey to help ensure that the Playbook is showcasing the information you need to improve care for people with complex needs.