This means moving away from episodic care
to a greater focus on the health care continuum, with realigning their offerings to meet the needs of the new patient population.
Kathy Sullivan and colleagues proposed that it is no longer sufficient for PTs to provide episodic care
in response to an alteration of health.
ACOs call for a shift from acute episodic care
to a prevention and wellness model, according to Dr.
A successful medical home system "would replace episodic care
with a sustained relationship between patient and physician," providing patients with "more personalized and coordinated health care," AHIP says.
By combining multimodality, diagnostic image management from syngo(R) Dynamics with the nursing documentation, orders, and outcomes analysis capabilities of Soarian Cardiology, the Soarian Cardiology and syngo Dynamics solution provides powerful procedural and episodic care
reporting capabilities and a cardiovascular electronic patient record (EPR) that supports the cardiac care process.
Chronic illnesses that receive, at best, episodic care
and, more often, no care at all prior to reaching our gates are the norm.
Assessment, implementation of management plan, preventive and episodic care
, and communication with parents and providers to achieve good asthma control are routinely documented on an asthma record form for each student.
The article by Parish and Cloud discusses critical factors found to be associated with increased risk of impoverishment, such as "elevated costs of raising children with disabilities, low levels of public income transfer benefits, difficulty balancing parental employment and caregiving responsibilities, unavailable or high-cost child care, and inadequate leave time to permit parents to meet their children's episodic care
The authors note that primary care is still structured around episodic care
, "one visit at a time.
management is indicated for this group to both educate the patient/family about treatment options and to refer the patient to appropriate levels of care that may be less costly than hospitalization.
Instead of the episodic care
provided in a sickness-oriented system, the community health centres would provide comprehensive, continuing care in a preventive mode aimed at health maintenance.
Increasingly, nursing homes are not the "last home" but are providing episodic care
interspersed with a full range of community services, such as home care, respite care, rehabilitation, and subacute care.
health system as a whole, the imaging industry seeks to move away from episodic care
management to population health approaches.
I have been deeply immersed in information systems and operations across the full continuum of acute and episodic care
, which has afforded me a rich understanding of virtually every related department and process.
People come from all over the world for episodic care
to this country," he said.