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IHI Multimedia Team
Delirium Prevention and Treatment: How to Improve Care and Avoid Unnecessary Costs Author: IHI Multimedia Team
The following case study from IHI’s Business Case for Becoming an Age-Friendly Health System describes one organization’s efforts to improve the p ...
Tags: Geriatrics, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Delirium (Acute), Quality, Cost, and Value, Age-Friendly Health Systems, What Matters

Jun 11, 2019 05:18 PM
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Kedar Mate
What Every Clinician Should Know About Improving Care for Older Adults Author: Kedar Mate
Providing care for elderly patients doesn't automatically make you an expert in geriatrics. However, the 4Ms framework - focusing on what matters ...
Tags: Geriatrics, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Patient Safety, Age-Friendly Health Systems, Quality Improvement, Delirium (Acute), Medication Safety, What Matters

Jun 05, 2019 03:58 PM
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Victor Tabbush
What Age-Friendly Care Means for the Bottom Line Author: Victor Tabbush
Age-friendly health systems provides safe, high-quality care that lines up with what matters most to an older adult. A business professor explains ...
Tags: Geriatrics, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Patient Safety, Age-Friendly Health Systems, Quality Improvement, Delirium (Acute), What Matters, Quality, Cost, and Value, Cost Containment and Reduction

Apr 03, 2019 03:45 PM
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Mary Tinetti
How Focusing on What Matters Simplifies Complex Care for Older Adults Author: Mary Tinetti
What does it mean to be "age-friendly?" It means providing safe, high-quality care that lines up with what matters most to an older adult. In the ...
Tags: Geriatrics, Person- and Family-Centered Care, Patient Safety, Age-Friendly Health Systems, Quality Improvement, Delirium (Acute), Medication Safety, What Matters

Jan 23, 2019 04:18 PM
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Kelly McCutcheon Adams
ICU Liberation: The Power of Pain Control, Minimal Sedation, and Early Mobility Author: Kelly McCutcheon Adams
A new book on ICU liberation provides some practical guidance for frontline staff to help get ICU patients mobile and wean them off of sedation ea ...
Tags: Mobility in the Intensive Care Unit, Delirium (Acute), ICU/CCU - Intensive Care Unit/Critical Care Unit

Aug 06, 2015 01:10 PM