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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medical school applicationsAt CEP America, many of our scribes have returned as providers after completing their training. Today, CEP America Partners Lori Winston, MD; Linda Herman, MD; and Kunal Sukhija, MD, share valuable tips for scribes applying to professional school to make their application stand out from the crowd. Read More...
6/5/2017 2:50:13 PM | 2 comments

cep america emergency roomThe road to becoming a 911 receiving center can be challenging, as the ED team at St. Vincent Medical Center learned. Here's how they prepared to receive more — and more acute — patients. Read More...
5/31/2017 6:54:06 AM | 3 comments

agitated patient emergency roomMany ED providers aren't confident managing patients who are tense, restless, uncooperative, and show other signs of agitation. In today's post, we chat with Scott Zeller, MD, CEP America's Vice President of Psychiatry, for tips on respectful de-escalation. Read More...
5/23/2017 6:05:01 PM | 2 comments

icu intensivist coverageIntensive care units (ICUs) are one of the most important and expensive components of our healthcare system, because they care for a hospital’s sickest patients. Here's how full-time intensivist staffing can improve care and lower costs. Read More...
5/22/2017 12:30:14 PM | 4 comments

healthcare innovation emergency roomNo one likes to talk about it, but a significant number of hospital strategic initiatives just don't work out. Here's why failure isn't necessary a bad word, and how you can correct course when you encounter challenges. Read More...
5/17/2017 11:52:18 AM | 4 comments
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