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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CEP America Acute NeurologyAs the population ages, there's a growing need for in-hospital neurology care. Here's how CEP America's newest program is improving access and quality of care for stroke patients. Read More...
10/23/2017 3:24:07 PM | 1 comments

Surgical services integration, CEP AmericaIntergrating surgical services with specialties across the hospital helps to satisfy patients and surgeons while capturing new revenue. Here's why anesthesiologists are natural partners who can help to lead this transformation. Read More...
10/16/2017 3:09:40 PM | 0 comments

physician group mergerOwning and operating an independent physician group has never been easy, but in the last decade or so, the complexity of the challenges has grown considerably. Here's why one successful anesthesiology practice chose affiliation as a solution. Read More...
10/5/2017 1:21:58 PM | 0 comments

clinical quality nurses in emergency departmentIn the chaotic, high-stakes ED environment, it's tough to consistently hit every item on the ever-growing quality metrics checklist. Here's how one ED boosted its quality scores by creating a new role — the quality nurse. Read More...
9/11/2017 2:50:07 PM | 0 comments

When it comes to improving ED operations, the stakes are high. But that doesn't mean the process can't be fun — even at a busy, high-acuity facility. In today's post, we'll look at how the team at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis boosted turnaround using an unconventional strategy: poker. Read More...
9/6/2017 12:36:38 PM | 7 comments
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