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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patient centered careThe journey to wellness can be a long and complicated one, from emergencies to hospitalizations to post-acute care. That’s why CEP America’s physician-led culture puts the patient at the center of every decision we make. Read More...
11/15/2017 11:45:43 AM | 0 comments

Making quality measures relevant is a perennial headache for healthcare leaders. The irony is that clinicians have a lot to gain from quality programs. Here's a handy cheat sheet to help you show the medical staff what's in it for them. Read More...
6/26/2017 11:51:14 AM | 7 comments

As healthcare organizations work toward greater integration, one key player has rarely been mentioned. I really believe that by leaving EMS out of the conversation, we're missing a golden opportunity to further the goals of healthcare reform. Lately, I've been pleased to see growing interest in the concept of community paramedicine.

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3/28/2017 7:42:17 PM | 6 comments

A recent study out of Harvard suggests that hospitals in low-income areas are more likely to be penalized under Medicare's value-based reimbursement programs. But one California health district is beating the odds with innovative programs and an integrated mindset.  Read More...
3/22/2017 12:39:44 PM | 5 comments

A dedicated intensivist service can save a hospital several million dollars each year through operational improvements, cost avoidance, and reduced CMS value program penalties. Here are 10 ways that intensivists can be game changers. Read More...
11/7/2016 12:58:02 PM | 2 comments
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