Perspectives on the Acute Care Continuum

The Acute Care Continuum is the integration of urgent, emergent, inpatient and post-discharge care of patients with acute medical conditions.

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A high school football player who plays with a concussion risks serious and permanent brain injury. Here's how one teenage player is working to make the game safer. Read More...
8/31/2017 1:39:48 PM | 5 comments

After undergrad, is it best to dive right into medical or PA school? Or, should you spend some time scribing to see what it’s really like in the field? Former CEP scribe Hayley Wardrop, RN, MSN, weighs in. Read More...
8/23/2017 12:32:49 PM | 1 comments

cep america emergency room qualityUndertaking major emergency department (ED) quality initiatives requires not only transforming processes, but also a dedicated team of physicians and nurses, and involved leadership. Can change only be achieved with a long-term effort? Not necessarily — if you a have strong culture. Read More...
8/21/2017 3:47:46 PM | 0 comments

physician self careWe healthcare providers spend our lives caring for others. But when's the last time you set aside an hour for self-care? Here's why it needs to be a priority, plus some tips for making it simple ... and even fun. Read More...
8/7/2017 4:05:29 PM | 3 comments

Sutter Delta Medical Center Emergency Room TeamWhen competition for top talent is tight, workplace culture can make or break your hospital. Here's how the team at Sutter Delta Medical Center's Emergency Department approached culture change to create a positive environment for providers and patients. Read More...
8/1/2017 1:03:17 PM | 1 comments