Improving Patient Transfers with Better Communication and Collaboration

  • chris-lowder

    Improving Patient Transfers with Better Communication and Collaboration

    Improving Patient Transfers with Better Care Communication

    A 2020 study by CRICO Strategies showed that one-third of malpractice claims were caused by a failure in healthcare communication. Gaps in communication are one of the biggest causes of delays in patient transfers – leading to delays in treatment...

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  • cheryl

    Clinical Integration Best Practices for Improved Patient Care

    Clinical Integration Best Practices for Improved Patient Care

    Now that electronic medical records have finally replaced old school paper records in a file cabinet, health information technology (HIT) and clinical system integrations have become a cornerstone for effective care coordination [2]. Clinical integration enables care coordination across providers,...

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  • will-oconnor

    6 Ways to Improve Transfer Center Communication Inefficiency

    The patient journey is not always a one-and-done. It can often include a few stopovers at different facilities – the emergency department, ICU, skilled nursing facilities, and others. This is especially true for older patients and those with chronic conditions...

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  • will-oconnor

    Aligning Care Coordination to Patient Satisfaction

    Let’s face it. Patients aren’t exactly looking forward to their next doctor or hospital appointment, and when faced with the current pandemic, most dread the thought. Prior to the pandemic, many patients have experienced their fair share of frustration between...

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