Linking Clinical Practices and the Community
Linking Clinical Practices and the Community Monday, December 8, 2008
The featured innovations focus on improving service coordination and delivery through collaborative arrangements among health care providers and community organizations.
Also in This Issue:
- Preoperative Safety Briefing Reduces Wrong-Site Surgery and Nursing Turnover, Enhances Safety Attitude
- Standardized Contact Process Based on Individual Physician Preferences Saves Nurses Significant Time When Trying to Reach Doctors
- Independent Educators Give Clinicians Unbiased Information About Brand Name and Generic Drugs, Leading to Lower Costs and High Levels of Physician Satisfaction
- Sepsis Alert Program Leads to More Timely Diagnosis and Treatment, Reducing Morbidity, Mortality, and Length of Stay