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By Bonnie Geld | Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Optimizing case management will become more important for managing hospital flow as organizations restart services put on hold while caring for COVID-19 patients.

 

Tag(s): Coronavirus (COVID-19), quality cost and value, Discharge Planning, Flow - Moving Patients, Information and Materials Through Hospitals, Efficiency and Waste Reduction
By IHI Multimedia Team | Tuesday, Nov 06, 2018
A daily patient safety huddle has helped one hospital improve patient flow, reduce mortality, and increase joy in work.

 

Tag(s): Patient Safety, Communication, Teamwork, Quality Improvement, Discharge Planning
By IHI Multimedia Team | Tuesday, Jan 02, 2018
UW Health in Madison, Wisconsin, used the diagnostic assessment and action planning approach described in IHI’s Achieving Hospital-wide Patient Flow white paper to accelerate existing efforts to achieve better hospital-wide patient flow.

 

Tag(s): Flow - Moving Patients, Information and Materials Through Hospitals, Efficiency and Waste Reduction, Discharge Planning, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Cost Containment and Reduction
By Jo Ann Endo | Wednesday, Nov 08, 2017
These five strategies will help build will for improving hospital-wide patient flow, from the highest levels of leadership to point-of-care managers and staff.

 

Tag(s): Flow - Moving Patients, Information and Materials Through Hospitals, Efficiency and Waste Reduction, Discharge Planning, Quality, Cost, and Value, Quality Improvement
By IHI Multimedia Team | Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017
Even if bottlenecks are improved within the ED and OR, overall flow and capacity may not improve if the discharge process is inefficient.

 

Tag(s): Flow - Moving Patients, Information and Materials Through Hospitals, Quality Improvement, Discharge Planning
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