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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Urgent care clinics face a unique set of challenges when it comes to fostering loyalty and patient satisfaction. Here's how one clinic is using technology to gain valuable feedback and improve service recovery.
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3/20/2017 1:28:15 PM | 3 comments

mindfulness in medicineIt's tough to comfort, diagnose, and heal others when you're exhausted, disconnected, and losing faith in yourself. But research suggests that one in three physicians feels burned out at any given time. The good news is that mindfulness practices like meditation can help exhausted providers regain a sense of balance, control, and purpose. In today's post, I'll discuss some of the research around mindfulness in medicine, plus some easy ways to get started.
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3/15/2017 4:04:00 PM | 0 comments

innovative healthcareAcross the industry, healthcare is evolving at an unprecedented pace — from caring for an aging population with multiple comorbidities to a shifting focus on wellness and prevention. Now is the time for innovation and transformation in order to keep pace with the tidal wave of change. Here's how CEP is responding to the challenge. Read More...
3/8/2017 5:16:31 PM | 2 comments

leadership tips for women healthcare executivesWomen now represent about 20 percent of all healthcare leaders. But as they rise through the ranks toward the CEO level, this number shrinks to only 4 percent. In today's post, two women healthcare executives offer guidance on climbing the leadership ladder, from starting out, to finding mentors, to asking for what you want, and much more. Read More...
3/3/2017 12:36:22 PM | 3 comments

CEP America develops tomorrow’s healthcare leaders through one-year Administrative Fellowships in emergency and hospital medicine. The program provides new attending physicians with hands-on leadership training, mentorship, and support starting immediately after residency. Read More...
3/1/2017 11:33:03 AM | 1 comments