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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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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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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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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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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