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*  Hospitalists No Longer Novel | Managed Care magazine
... contend that lack of continuity between inpatient and outpatient care may harm patients. A chief concern is that patients may ... Once a patient is admitted, the hospitalist coordinates all care, from nurses to specialists. Care is handed back to the ... For example, an August 2004 study published in the American Journal of Managed Care found that patients cared for by ... more cost-effective model of care for its hospitalized patients.. "If you take a large number of patients and put them in the ...
http://managedcaremag.com/archives/2006/2/hospitalists-no-longer-novel
*  Continuity of Patient Care - HQCA
2013 Continuity of Patient Care Study. The HQCA's Continuity of Patient Care Study identified that processes in Alberta's ... Continuity of Patient Care. The HQCA has published two reports related to continuity of care in Alberta's health system: our ... Improving Continuity of Care: Key Opportunities and a Status Report on Recommendations from the 2013 Continuity of Patient Care ... continuity of care. By examining the continuity of care through the lens of a single patient's journey, this report shines a ...
http://hqca.ca/studies-and-reviews/continuity-of-patient-care-study/
*  Does continuity of care improve patient outcomes? | The Journal of Family Practice
We sought to determine the effect of sustained continuity of care (SCOC) on the quality of patient care. Data sources We ... care is a cornerstone of primary care that has been promoted by recent trends in medical education and in the way health care ... "continuity of care" or "continuity of patient care." We identified additional titles of candidate articles by reviewing the ... Discontinuity can improve patient care West J Med 2001;175:5.. 15. Freeman G. What is the future for continuity of care in ...
https://www.mdedge.com/jfponline/article/60297/does-continuity-care-improve-patient-outcomes
*  Transitional Care Research Papers on the Continuity of a Patient's Health Care During a Transfer
Transitional Care research papers discuss the coordination and continuity of a patient's health care during his or her transfer ... Transitional Care. Transitional Care research papers discuss the coordination and continuity of a patient's health care during ... Transitional care is the coordination and continuity of a patient's health care during his or her transfer from one healthcare ... Palliative Care - Palliative Care research papers discuss the medical approach in caring for patients with serious illnesses, ...
https://www.papermasters.com/transitional-care.html
*  Virtual Continuity and Its Impact on Complex Hospitalized Patients' Care - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Improved communication could lead to higher-quality patient care and greater patient care safety for hospitalized patients with ... Communication between physicians caring for a patient in the hospital and that patient's primary care provider is less than ... Communication between physicians caring for hospitalized patients and those patients' primary care providers (PCPs) is often ... Virtual Continuity and Its Impact on Complex Hospitalized Patients' Care. This study has been completed. ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01397253?term=physician+patient+AND+
*  Development and pilot evaluation of a complex intervention to improve experienced continuity of care in patients with cancer -...
High experienced continuity of care in patients with cancer is associated with lower needs for care, better quality of life and ... Continuity of Patient Care, Feasibility Studies, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Health Care Surveys, Health Services Research, ... therapy, *Continuity of Patient Care, Feasibility Studies, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Health Care Surveys, Health Services ... Development and pilot evaluation of a complex intervention to improve experienced continuity of care in patients with cancer ...
http://researchonline.lshtm.ac.uk/1236368/
*  Continuity of care after percutaneous coronary intervention : The patient's perspective across secondary and primary care...
Continuity of care after percutaneous coronary intervention: The patient's perspective across secondary and primary care ... Aim: To explore how patients undergoing PCI experience continuity of care between secondary and primary care settings after ... However, patients experienced an unplanned patient journey across care boundaries. They were not receiving adequate instruction ... Nurse-led initiatives to improve continuity of care involve a range of interventions at different levels of the healthcare ...
http://www.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:1119901
*  Study shows loosening managed care restrictions may improve doctor-patient re...( continuity of primary care practices. ...)
Our findings will be useful to ......,Study,shows,loosening,managed,care,restrictions,may,improve,doctor-patient,relationship, ... continuity of primary care practices. Our findings will be useful to decision-makers interested in improving patients ... in many cases health professionals and patients are ... care and research on the importance of active engagement with patients ... care insurance companies have a waiver for care if the client has a cognitive ... the family pays for care, is often waived, so ...
http://news.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-2/Study-shows-loosening-managed-care-restrictions-may-improve-doctor-patient-relationship-8360-3/
*  Effects of continuity of care on hospital admission in patients with type 2 diabetes: analysis of nationwide insurance data |...
Continuity of Care index (COC), Sequential Continuity of Care index (SECON), and Integrated Continuity of Care index (ICOC). ... can reduce copayments for patients that are managed by a single primary-care provider and lead to improve continuity of care. ... Continuity of care was measured using the Usual Provider Care index (UPC), ... High continuity of care may reduce the likelihood for hospital admission. The COC had marginally more explanatory power. ...
https://bmchealthservres.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12913-015-0745-z
*  Gaps in continuity of care: patients' perceptions of the quality of care during labor ward handover in Mulago hospital, Uganda ...
... Gaps in continuity of care during and after handovers. For some women, continuity of care was maintained because the new teams ... Gaps in the continuity of care and progress on patient safety. Br Med J. 2000;320:791-4.View ArticleGoogle Scholar. ... as triggers for several problems that affected quality of care, created gaps in continuity of care, and increased patient ...
http://bmchealthservres.biomedcentral.com.preview-live.oscarjournals.springer.com/articles/10.1186/s12913-015-0850-z
*  Insuring Continuity of Care for Chronic Disease Patients After a Disaster Key Preparedness Elements | Technical Resources |...
Arrieta, M.I., Foreman, R.D., Crook, E.D., and Icenogle, M.L. (2008). Insuring Continuity of Care for Chronic Disease Patients ... Insuring Continuity of Care for Chronic Disease Patients After a Disaster: Key Preparedness Elements ... Predisaster issues of importance were patient education and preparedness; evacuation guidance and support; planning for special ... medical needs shelters; and health care provider preparedness. Postdisaster issues were communication; volunteer coordination/ ...
https://asprtracie.hhs.gov/technical-resources/resource/2075/insuring-continuity-of-care-for-chronic-disease-patients-after-a-disaster-key-preparedness-elements
*  The association between continuity of care and readmission to hospital in patients with severe psychosis - Department of...
Using a simple linear interpretation of contact frequency as a measure of continuity of care in this patient group may be of ... We measured service use and a multidimensional concept of continuity of care in 323 patients who were to be discharged from ... More changes in the patient's care coordinator were associated with more time in hospital. Patients who had a higher proportion ... Higher levels of patient contact could be a response to the severity of illness rather than a marker of quality of care. ...
https://www.psych.ox.ac.uk/publications/655214
*  Discharge Time Out: An Innovative Nurse-D... & related info | Mendeley
An innovative method for discharge medication reconciliation was developed by nurses to ensure safe transition of care and ... improved patient outcomes. The discharge time-out process has empowered nu... ... method for discharge medication reconciliation was developed by nurses to ensure safe transition of care and improved patient ... The discharge time-out process has empowered nurses to take a more active role in discharging their patients, and has fostered ...
https://www.mendeley.com/research-papers/discharge-time-innovative-nursedriven-protocol-medication-reconciliation/
*  WHO/Europe | Learning from Ireland: expanding the role of nurses and midwives to improve health outcomes
In a move to better meet patient needs and expand access to health services, Ireland has made it possible for nurses and ... improved continuity of patient care;. *reduced admission rates;. *reduced workload of doctors; ... Primary health-care providers across the WHO European Region are under great pressure to provide high-quality, patient-centred ... "Providing advanced practice opportunities, and enabling them to prescribe, helps optimize their contribution to patient care. ...
http://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/Health-systems/health-systems-response-to-ncds/news/news/2017/12/learning-from-ireland-expanding-the-role-of-nurses-and-midwives-to-improve-health-outcomes
*  Prevalencia de problemas relacionados con la medicación en pacientes crónicos pluripatológicos complejos y oportunidades de...
KEYWORDS: Primary Health Care; Continuity of patient care; Chronic disease; Comorbidity; Intermediate care; Medication-related ... has designed a strategy for the care of chronic patients1 by creating Continuous Care Units (CCU) in hospitals, with a ... A hospital pharmacist reviewed the electronic medical record of each patient, both from primary care (Medora®) and specialized ... To estimate the prevalence of medication-related problems in patients treated in continuous care units and to identify the ...
http://scielo.isciii.es/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1130-63432018000500197&lng=&nrm=iso&tlng=
*  Fatores associados à continuidade interpessoal na atenção à saúde: estudo de base populacional
Keywords : Continuity of Patient Care; Primary Health Care; Physician-Patient Relation. · abstract in Portuguese · text in ... Prevalence of interpersonal continuity of care was 43.7% (95%CI: 42.0-45.5). Female gender, higher age, higher income, ... This study focused on the prevalence of interpersonal continuity of care and its determinants. A cross-sectional population- ... Factors associated with interpersonal continuity of care: a population-based study. Cad. Saúde Pública [online]. 2008, vol.24, ...
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S0102-311X2008000400023&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  Semantic Integration of Patient Data for Clinical Decision Support in Breast Cancer Care: Medicine & Healthcare Book Chapter |...
Semantic Integration of Patient Data for Clinical Decision Support in Breast Cancer Care: 10.4018/978-1-4666-3000-0.ch010: ... interoperability between heterogeneous healthcare systems is essential to improve the management and continuity of patient care ... "Semantic Integration of Patient Data for Clinical Decision Support in Breast Cancer Care." In Interoperability in Healthcare ... "Semantic Integration of Patient Data for Clinical Decision Support in Breast Cancer Care." Interoperability in Healthcare ...
https://www.igi-global.com/chapter/semantic-integration-of-patient-data-for-clinical-decision-support-in-breast-cancer-care/106581
*  Physician-patient racial concordance, continuity of care, and patterns of care for hypertension
... Academic Article ... To assess the effects of physician-patient racial concordance and continuity of care on hypertension outcomes, we described ... Continuity of care was associated with recognition of hypertension, receipt of medication, and lower incidence of undetected ... Physician race had little effect, but continuity is important for successful management of hypertension in older persons. ...
http://scholars.uab.edu/display/pub2068531
*  Department of Health | 5.1 Program origins and development
Improve ongoing management and continuity of patient care. *Provide upskilling opportunities for local health professionals. * ... Facilitating visiting specialist and local health professional communication about ongoing patient care. *Increasing and ... Work with communities to build knowledge and support informed self-care. MSOAP-MS is an expansion of MSOAP that increases ... intertwined with the extent to which the program should support outreach services relative to admitted patient hospital care.. ...
http://www.health.gov.au/internet/publications/publishing.nsf/Content/MSOAP-VOS-evaulation~MSOAP-VOS-evaulation-5~MSOAP-VOS-evaulation-5-1
*  An Overview of Diabetes Management in Schizophrenia Patients: Office Based Strategies for Primary Care Practitioners and...
Skills of primary care such as empathic listening, targeted education, continuity of care, and care coordination with mental ... In one survey, these patients cited continuity of care and listening skills as qualities important in medical practitioners [8 ... B. G. Druss and B. J. Mauer, "Health care reform and care at the behavioral health-Primary care interface," Psychiatric ... psychiatric symptoms or cognitive deficits often interfere with optimal diabetes care in these patients and primary care ...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ije/2015/969182/
*  Introducing the IMCI community component into the curriculum of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Gezira.
Continuity of Patient Care / organization & administration. Curriculum*. Education, Medical, Undergraduate / organization & ... Primary Health Care / organization & administration. Problem-Based Learning. Program Development. Program Evaluation. Sudan / ...
http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Introducing-IMCI-community-component-into/18720638.html
*  Väitöskirjat
Continuity of patient care in day surgery  Renholm, Marja (Annales Universitatis Turkuensis D 1199, 06.11.2015) ... Continuity is a part of high-quality patient care. The purpose of this study was to analyse what factors are important in the ... continuity of patients' care, and how well continuity is achieved in different stages of the ... ... Katso lisääAsiasanaNursing Care (3)Geriatric Nursing (2)hoitotyö (2)koulutus (2)Patient Advocacy (2)Patient Satisfaction (2) ...
http://www.doria.fi/handle/10024/6889
*  Junior doctors - Australian General Practice Training
Continuity of patient care *Dynamic, team-based medicine *Flexible working hours.. More doctors are choosing general practice ...
http://www.agpt.com.au/Junior-doctors
*  Saúde Pública - Integrated health care networks in Latin America: toward a conceptual framework for analysis Integrated health...
Key words: delivery of health care; integrated health care systems; continuity of patient care; equity in health; health ... continuity, and patient adherence (63). Therefore, continuity of care and access are closely entwined (59). Lack of continuity- ... Med Care Res Rev. 2005;62(6): 635-75. 29. Simonet D. Patient satisfaction under managed care. Int J Health Care Qual Assur. ... Continuity of care, on the other hand, can be analyzed only based on the patient's perspective, focusing on his or her ...
https://scielosp.org/scielo.php?pid=S1020-49892009001000012&script=sci_arttext
*  PhD Population Health Sciences | Study at Bristol | University of Bristol
... continuity of patient care; diagnosis and management of skin problems commonly seen in primary care; patient-doctor ... Primary Care. The Centre for Academic Primary Care (CAPC) is one of the eight leading centres for primary care research in ... continuity, co-ordination, generalism); improving primary health care delivery; new models of primary care. ... Dr Alice Malpass, (Research Fellow), Mindful-based cognitive therapy for patients with respiratory illness and anxiety; patient ...
http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/2018/health-sciences/phd-population-health-sciences/