Connecting hospital patients with community-based primary care: Outcomes and challenges from a seven year project at Massachusetts general and brigham and women's hospitals
Learning Areas:Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Describe the details of an intervention for connecting hospital patients with primary care. Discuss the challenges encountered and the ingredients for success with such a model.
Keyword(s): Primary Care, Emergency Department/Room
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: As a Project Manager at Partners Community Health, I conduct complex descriptive analyses of clinical utilization data to inform access to care or medical management. In addition, I have evaluated the efficacy of several hospital intervention programs that target populations such as: patients without a medical home and high-risk disease-specific populations.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.