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ACU Commonwealth Case Study MOBILE

ACU Commonwealth Case Study An ACU commonwealth case study that outlines improvements in clinical, cost, and satisfaction outcomes as a result of implementing the Accountable Care Unit (ACU® care model). The Unit is a 35 bed medical unit in a public tertiary hospital. The case study is particularly interesting as it highlights an example of […]

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Verdi 5 North pilot project brings the entire care team to the bedside MOBILE

Innovative team rounding helps Yale New Haven’s Verdi 5 North improve inter-professional engagement 1Unit helped Verdi 5 North, at the St. Raphael Campus, introduce innovative team rounding in the form of Structured Interdisciplinary Bedside Rounds (SIBR® rounds). This was part of a bigger change of the unit into an Accountable Care Unit (ACU® care model). […]

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Transforming health care as a team: Pasqua Hospital’s ACU MOBILE

Transforming health care as a team: Pasqua Hospital’s ACU This article was originally posted on HQC Blog. When care members are better connected with one another, patients receive the safest, highest quality care possible.  That’s the philosophy of Unit 4A at the Pasqua Hospital in Regina, where patients are reaping the benefits from a new care […]

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ACU briefing video MOBILE

ACU Briefing Video Accountable Care Unit (ACU® care model) briefing video with Dr Jason Stein to Australian and New Zealand healthcare leaders about the ACU care model.  40-minute video – recorded 16th June, 2017: https://fast.wistia.com/embed/medias/bb2makclgr.jsonp https://fast.wistia.com/assets/external/E-v1.js The post ACU briefing video MOBILE appeared first on 1Unit. Read the original source

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SIBR Pocket Card

SIBR Pocket Card Use this SIBR Pocket Card as a learning aid for the SIBR Communication Protocol and each team member’s typical inputs. The post SIBR Pocket Card appeared first on 1Unit. Read the original source

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ACU care model is a disruptive innovation & radical transformation of care delivery

The ACU: a disruptive innovation & radical transformation of care delivery from the status quo of unit and hospital care structures and processes The ACU® care model is a disruptive innovation in care delivery that fundamentally changes the way care teams and patients interact. Implementing it requires the radical transformation of the following structures and processes […]

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The Greatest Constraint Hospital Leaders Overlook

The Greatest Constraint Hospital Leaders Overlook Proactive hospital care: if you’re not certain you have it throughout your hospital, you probably don’t. And that’s incredibly costly in human as well as financial terms. Hospitals that fail to deliver proactive care are failing as hospitals. Standard of Care Proactive care should be routine, of course. The […]

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Canadian Intermediate Care Unit in an Accountable Care Unit Framework

Creation of a Canadian Intermediate Care Unit in an Accountable Care Unit Framework: First Year Outcomes A focused look at a recent award winning submission to the Canadian Society of Hospital Medicine’s annual conference 2017. The submission is made available here with approval from the study authors (details below) and it highlights the outcomes of […]

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Results from Canada’s First Accountable Care Unit

RESULTS FROM CANADA’S FIRST ACCOUNTABLE CARE UNIT A focused look at a recent submission to the Canadian Society of Hospital Medicine’s annual conference 2017. The submission is made available here with approval from the study authors (details below) and it highlights the outcomes of Canada’s first Accountable Care Unit. Authors Ron Taylor MD FCFP CCFP(EM […]

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Coordinated care through Accountable Care Units

Coordinated care through the ACU® care model Saskatchewan, Canada, has been driving the growth of the Accountable Care Unit care model locally for the last 3 years. This growth has seen the launch of close to 10 ACUs in a number of hospitals within the state. And more growth is planned as further interest develops […]

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