This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck.
Many healthcare organizations lack the knowledge and skills required to implement the perioperative surgical home model to create and launch into additional service lines. Six case studies, represented by a variety of different institutions, share their diverse perspectives and journey implementing a perioperative surgical home model to improve on patient care and outcomes.
Case 1 of 6- New Hanover Regional Medical Center's implementation of a Hospital Quality Efficiency Program (HQEP).
This is a 3-module education activity with up to 1 credit available for completion of Module 1 and up to 7.5 additional credits after completion of Modules 2 and 3 for a total of 8.5 credits.
The Performance Improvement Action Plan is created in Module 2. Through a series of guided questions and utilizing concepts learned, you will create a Performance Improvement Action Plan. Subscribe to the discussion board to post comments or questions.
After plan submission, spend a minimum of 14 days to implement it. On day 15 you will have access to Module 3 to reflect and report on outcomes. Up to 7.5 credits can be claimed upon completion.
Activity Release Date: 11/28/2018
Activity Expiration Date: 12/3/2020
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
Describe the current and upcoming policy changes influencing the shift towards PSH models
Identify components of effective leadership and teamwork that have an impact on the Perioperative Surgical Home implementation
Discuss population health and organizational change strategies and tool