The Acute Care Continuum is the integration of urgent, emergent, inpatient and post-discharge care of patients with acute medical conditions.
By Christina Ballejos-Campos, PhD, RN; Andres Smith, MD; Pablo Velez, PhD, RN; Christine Basiliere, MSN, RN; and Sherri Navedo, MSN, RN
Sharp HealthCare of San Diego has been working toward an important goal: to provide all emergency department (ED) patients presenting with long bone fractures appropriate pain medication within 30 minutes. When they surveyed EDs across the system, they found one that was already taking an innovative approach to the problem.
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Thanks Joe! Certainly timely with all the challenges we face!
I thoroughly enjoyed Dawa's article, "Resilience Is the New Black." Well done!
Great article and insight. I wonder what can and will happen when hospitals
Well thought through, Joe. Nicely done!
Thank you for the post! This is an issue that should be addressed so that we