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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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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Nice article. Thanks for contributing!
Great concept! Our CEP site in Nashville currently does teleneurology and
Primary care docs are the source of their own demise. They increased the
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Sabiha, thanks for sharing these initiatives you have implemented at Palomar