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IHI Multimedia Team
Getting Down to the Business of Providing Better Care for Older Adults Author: IHI Multimedia Team
Providing optimal care for older adults - also known as "age-friendly" care - prevents harm and enhances the experience of care. Providing age-fri ...
Tags: Age-Friendly Health Systems, Geriatrics, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Quality, Cost, and Value, What Matters

Jul 01, 2019 04:55 PM
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Kate Lally
How to Talk to Your Patients about End-of-Life Care Author: Kate Lally
IHI has developed sample dialogues and case studies in a new toolkit to help address some of the challenges of engaging with patients and families ...
Tags: Conversation Ready, The Conversation Project, Person- and Family-Centered Care, End-of-Life Care, Communication, Age-Friendly Health Systems, Geriatrics, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, What Matters, Hospice

Jun 17, 2019 09:49 AM
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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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Susan Edgman-Levitan
3 Ways to Make Every Day “What Matters to You?" Day Author: Susan Edgman-Levitan
Susan Edgman-Levitan was one of the first people to urge clinicians to ask, “What matters to you?” as well as “What is the matter?” In the followi ...
Tags: Person- and Family-Centered Care, Communication, Quality Improvement, Engage Patients and Families in Care, Engage Patients and Families in Improvement, What Matters, Primary Care

May 21, 2019 03:32 PM
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