Industry News

Care Transitions Know-How Not Just for Clinicians

The relationship between transitions of care and medical errors is so clear, that leadership teams should be aware of what's required to protect patient safety. Read More

by Ensocare in Care Coordination, Care Transitions

Patient Engagement, Population Health, Consumerism Top CEO Concerns

Healthcare leaders are focused on the potentially conflicting market forces as rising consumer expectations and care transformation are reshaping the industry, according to the Advisory Board Company. Read More

by Tana Phelps in Care Transitions, Patient and Family Engagement

CMS Proposes Overhaul to Discharge Planning, Requires Follow-up Procedures

Under the proposed rule, hospitals and critical access hospitals are required to develop a discharge plan within 24 hours of admission. Read More

by Tana Phelps in Care Transitions, Medicare Readmission Penalties, Reducing Readmissions