A large component of healthcare cost is fixed and amortising this to the individual patient episode
can also be difficult.
Looking forward, laboratory management's view must extend beyond the lab's inner circle and encompass the entire patient episode
with an awareness of how the timeliness, accuracy, and cost of a patient's lab work impacts his or her episode of care and final outcome.
Going forward, laboratory professionals must find ways to use diagnostic testing to impact the total patient episode
In Wales, the Patient Episode
Database for Wales (PEDW) contains all inpatient and day case activity undertaken in National Health Service (NHS) Wales in addition to data on Welsh residents treated in English Trusts.
Having access to the data and enhancing the paramedic training not only allows the paramedic to be more involved in the whole patient episode
but will, without doubt, increase the paramedic's knowledge around strokes and their evolving treatment of these cases.
we require a system for the cardiac department at our lady~~~~s children~~~~s hospital, crumlin, which has the ability to record all real-time patient episode
cardiac information for clinicians to see every aspect of a patient~~~~s history thus providing the child with the most effective, appropriate and timely care.
Episode-based funding means that a health care facility is allocated a predetermined financial payment for each type of patient episode
(Curtis, Bollard & Dickson 2002).
Health system maturity is the capability of a health care delivery system at all levels of care to provide optimal health care encounters for each patient episode
Characteristics of recurrent episodes of GGS bacteremia emm type Time to recurrence Patient Episode
1 Episode 2 Episode 3 Episode 4 (mo.
0 Data Warehouse where a Patient Episode
report is stored for further analysis and research.
With fee-for-service reimbursement, the physician receives a fee per unit of time spent; with capitation, the physician receives a fixed payment per patient episode
Driving Care Integration - Throughout 2011, Kindred built upon its significant and ongoing efforts to improve care coordination and management throughout an entire patient episode
of care by focusing on pilots and partnerships, technology, physician engagement, and initiatives to reduce rehospitalizations to best manage a patient's entire episode of care, reduce costs, and improve clinical outcomes.