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Driving readmission prevention through performance improvement

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In this on-demand webinar replay, Shery Tiemeyer, Director of Patient Services, and Susan Zabor, Vice President of Clinical Services, share how they established a multi-disciplinary team to improve process of care at Schneck Medical Center.
As a result of the team’s work, the number of unplanned COPD readmissions decreased by 80%.  Find out what they did to achieve these results.

In this session, learn:
  • How to use data to focus improvement efforts
  • How to drive improvement implementation based on data
  • How to attain and sustain positive results based on data
  • Most importantly—how to improve the patient-centric approach to the continuum of care by stretching the boundaries of the organization into expanded community partnerships

Presenters:
Shery Tiemeyer
Director of Patient Services
Schneck Medical Center

Susan Zabor
Vice President of Clinical Services
Schneck Medical Center

 

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