Care Coordination – Resources

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Holiday Blues: Effective Coping Strategies to Assist Clients & Patients Webinar (Behavioral Health Series – 1 of 5)

The holidays can be a difficult time, particularly for those who struggle throughout the year with mental illness. One in four Americans experience mental illness at some point each year. This webinar focuses on how to equip healthcare providers with effective strategies to assist their patients during the holiday season. Part 1 of 5.  

Healthy Brain Initiative Road Map

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Healthy Brain Initiative Road Map posted in November 2018 includes a sample article for newsletters or blogs, social media posts and talking points to raise awareness of the new Road Map. These can also be used to add links from your website to the new Road Map and …

Pharmacist-Managed Anticoagulation Clinic: Preventing Adverse Drug Events

Pharmacists are well-positioned to prevent anticoagulant-related adverse drug events (ADEs) and improve care coordination for patients utilizing their service. Utilizing electronic medical record (EMR) extrapolation and manually reported intervention data, we were able to equate pharmacist interventions with prevented adverse events. In nine months, the pharmacist prevented over 370 anticoagulant-related ADEs and saved over $750,000. …

Infection Prevention Wins

Telligen recognizes our partners for their infection prevention efforts during International Infection Prevention Week! Sweeping new federal nursing home regulations have made infection prevention a big priority for long-term care (LTC) facilities in 2018. Genesis Medical Center and UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island created a seminar series for hospital infection preventionists to share their expertise with …

Berg Balance Scale

The Berg Balance Scale is a 14-item scale is designed to assess balance of older adults. Shared by the Internet Stroke Center. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs and staff …

INTERACT Falls Care Path

The INTERACT Falls Care Path shared by Florida Atlantic University provides a comprehensive overview of what to do in the event of a fall. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs …

Fall Prevalence

This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) webpage updated in February 2017 discusses fall prevalence in later life, falls risks and health impacts. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs …

Morse Fall Scale

The Morse Fall Scale (MFS) is simple, rapid fall risk assessment. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs and staff training resources.

STRATIFY Risk Assessment Tool

The STRATIFY Risk Assessment Tool helps to identify fall risk among hospitalized patients. Shared by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) in January 2013. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and …

CDC Stay Independent Brochure

This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Stay Independent brochure provides patients with the information they need to stay independent and to reduce their fall risk. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and …