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.
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.
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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
By bringing these two systems together, GEMINI enables both functional and anatomical imaging in one 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.
Healthcare reform, changes in reimbursement and quality reporting, and now ICD-10 are presenting huge challenges to physicians in how they document the patient episode
," said Jon T.
During the round table discussion the author had access to the patient episode
data on the Optomanager IT platform to allow the optometrists notes to be considered in cases where there was doubt about the referral being appropriate or not.