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Transitions of Care Updates

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Other Sites to Visit

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New links added as of March 2013. New links added Sep 2016. New links added August 2014

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09/27/2016
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Publications by Provider Type

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Transitions of Care Portal - Publications by Provider Type. New publications added as of Sep 2016.

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09/27/2016
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Speak Up: Avoid a Return Trip to the Hospital

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You have just finished your hospital stay, and where you go next depends on the type of care you need. Once discharged, the goal is to avoid a return trip to the hospital.

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01/19/2016
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Improving the Quality of Care and Communication During Patient Transitions: Best Practices for Urgent Care Centers

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Article from The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, July 2014.

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08/11/2014
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Ask your advocate to Speak Up!

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Your advocate can be a partner in your care, helping you through every step of your treatment. Watch this video and ask your advocate to Speak Up!
See all Speak Up campaigns.

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11/22/2013
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Speak Up: At Home

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Receiving medical care at home can feel like a revolving door with people coming and going – so it’s important to speak up if you have concerns. See how Hector and Reyna get answers to their questions.
See all Speak Up campaigns.

Related Items: Speak Up , Speak Up Videos , Home Care , Transitions of Care

09/10/2013
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Transitions of Care: The need for collaboration across entire care continuum

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This paper is the second in a series of reports on development from The Joint Commission enterprise about work underway to address the challenges related to transitions of care. This paper focuses on the need for collaboration across the care continuum.

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02/19/2013
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Transitions of Care: The need for a more effective approach to continuing patient care

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This paper is the first of many planned communications that will report on new developments from The Joint Commission enterprise about work underway to address the problems related to transitions of care.

Related Items: Ambulatory Health Care , Behavioral Health Care , Disease-Specific Care , Home Care , Hospital , Laboratory Accreditation Program , Nursing Care Center , Transitions of Care , Papers , Research Resources

06/27/2012
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Speak Up: Know Your Rights

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It isn’t easy going to the hospital, but it is important to remember that you have rights and a role regarding your treatment and care. Watch the latest video with the Speak Up gang to find out how to speak up and help make better decisions about your care.
See all Speak Up campaigns.

Related Items: Patient Safety , Speak Up , Patient Education , Speak Up Videos , Patient Rights , Transitions of Care

06/26/2012
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Speak Up: At The Doctors Office

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See the fourth in The Joint Commission's series of animated Speak Up™ videos, this one on going to the doctor's office. You'll meet Marge Popple, who learns why it's important to write down questions about her health, share a list of medications with the doctor, and fully understand everything that is explained during medical checkups.
See all Speak Up campaigns.

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06/01/2011
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Speak Up: Take Medication Safely

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See the third in The Joint Commission’s series of animated Speak Up™ videos, this one on taking medication safely. The cast of characters encounter everyday situations where they have to read instructions, ask for directions and inspect labels, just like you do for medications to make sure you take them safely. Be sure to share this new video with your family and friends!
See all Speak Up campaigns.

Related Items: Speak Up , Speak Up Videos , Medication Errors , Patient Safety , Transitions of Care , Medication Management

05/04/2011
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Speak Up: Prevent errors in your care

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See the first in a series of new animated Speak Up™ videos that encourage patients to speak up and be active participants in their health care. Like the other Speak Up materials, the videos are free and can be used by accredited organizations and other interested stakeholders that want to promote the Speak Up message.
See all Speak Up campaigns.

 

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03/07/2011