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By IHI Multimedia Team | Wednesday, May 13, 2020
To improve health care for seniors and lower costs, the West Health Institute and IHI collaborated to develop innovative responses to seniors’ unplanned acute health events.

 

Tag(s): Patient Safety, Home Care, Avoidable ED Visits, Triple Aim for Populations, Accountable Care Organization, quality cost and value
By Laurence Solberg | Monday, Apr 06, 2020
A longtime telemedicine expert shares tips for converting to telemedicine in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Tag(s): Age-Friendly Health Systems, Geriatrics, Coronavirus (COVID-19), Avoidable ED Visits, Community, Primary Care, Telehealth
By Leslie Pelton | Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020
Professionals in every health care setting are facing difficult care decisions because of the COVID-19 pandemic. IHI's Age-Friendly Health Systems experts have developed the guidance to help limit the exposure of older adults to COVID-19 throughout the continuum of care.

 

Tag(s): Age-Friendly Health Systems, Geriatrics, Coronavirus (COVID-19), Hospital, Avoidable ED Visits, Community, Rehabilitation Facilities, Primary Care
By Molly Bogan | Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019
How do evolving approaches to cost affect health equity, joy in work, and shared decision-making? IHI’s Molly Bogan, a leader of work on lowering health care costs while maintaining or improving quality for patients, shares insights on health care’s transition from fee-for-service to value-based care in a new interview.

 

Tag(s): quality cost and value, Efficiency and Waste Reduction, Quality Improvement, Accountable Care Organization, Avoidable ED Visits, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Complex Needs, Joy in Work, Quality, Cost, and Value
By Liane Wardlow | Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018
When seniors experience an acute medical event, calling 911 is not always be advisable. Providing acute care in the home may be the best way to provide safer, less costly care that better matches patients' wishes.

 

Tag(s): Patient Safety, Home Care, Avoidable ED Visits, Quality, Cost, and Value, Triple Aim for Populations, Accountable Care Organization
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