Electronic medical records improve quality of care, patient outcomes, and safety through improved management, reduction in medication errors, reduction in unnecessary investigations, and improved communication and interactions among primary care providers, patients, and other providers involved in care. Case studies related to improving health care case studies click view all to see all pages career in medicine, dr paul griner accumulated hundreds of patient stories most of his stories – including this case study the protective parent - are from the 1950s and 1960s, prior to what we now refer to as “modern medicine. Case presentation ab is a retired 69-year-old man with a 5-year history of type 2 diabetes although he was diagnosed in 1997, he had symptoms indicating hyperglycemia for 2 years before diagnosis.
Richard merkin initiative on payment reform and clinical leadership case study: emergency medicine although each is a separate entity, the kfhp and kfh share board members and senior leadership. Health it and health disparities patient care management and rewards program – promoting and tracking case study report: patient care management and rewards program – promoting and tracking wellness behaviors within the context of an existing case-management program “ on a daily basis, the medical team at aeh addresses the unique. Case study: adult with multiple sclerosis 1 case authors name 52 patient expectations: what does the patient expect/want from health care provider sp: “help getting tests done” past medical and psycho-social history from parent and adolescent 2) history of present chief complaint including onset and duration.
The hospital case manager’s discharge plan of care includes a recommendation for a patient consult for either a lung volume reduction surgery or a lung transplant she bases this on the patient’s poor prognosis coupled with excellent health benefits available to the patient, based on his years of public service. The patient’s risk factors for coronary artery disease include a positive family history and a cholesterol of 310 in 1998 he has no history of high blood pressure or diabetes and has never smoked cigarettes. Reducing care fragmentation 1 i introduction ms g: a case study in fragmented care ms g is a 58-year-old grandmother with a 15-year history of type 2 diabetes complicated. International academy of medical acupuncture case studies case number: 14 patient initials: jsw prior contributory health history: 1) seasonal upper respiratory allergies, primarily spring sample case study based on actual patient author.
When a practitioner applies for health care privileges, the medical staff coordinator (and/or credentials committee) can contact the npdb to inquire about the practitioner's licensure, medical malpractice payment history, professional society memberships, and record of clinical privileges. Mental health case studies case study # 1 m is a 32 year old man who was referred to our service by the assertive outreach his care team to ensure that all areas of risk and need were being met and ab is a 35 year old man with mental health needs and a history of alcohol misuse. Case study 1 questions answers 1 trevor is feeling more comfortable with the doctor and begins to share more about his medical history case study 2 questions answers 1 learn more from the primary care protocol for transgender patient care, found online at. It also calls for health care organizations to create an environment conducive to disclosure by integrating risk management and patient safety activities and providing training and support for physicians. Guidelines to the writing of case studies dr brian budgell, dc, phd include other health history, if relevant: eg otherwise the patient reports that she is in good health and the frequency and duration of care: eg the patient undertook a course of treatment consisting of cervical and upper thoracic spinal manipulation three.
•review objectives and background on the hh project o state medicaid health home patient flow o care transitions and health information exchange •goals of workflow redesign o review step-by-step process o how to apply the pdsa model •example: consent management •example: referral workflow. The case study approach allows in-depth, multi-faceted explorations of complex issues in their real-life settings the value of the case study approach is well recognised in the fields of business, law and policy, but somewhat less so in health services research. Home geriatric workforce enhancement program case studies pre-surgical evaluation and management of the older patient by john burton, md history presentation and examination currently the elderly use the health care system disproportionately to their presence in the population. Case 1 history a 50-year-old male patient presented to the emergency department at 2 am with vomiting and abdominal pain he had a 2-week history of polyuria and polydipsia, accompanied by a 20-pound weight loss and blurred vision.
Home perspectives discussion paper case study: the views expressed in this paper are those of the authors and not necessarily of the authors’ organizations, the national academy of medicine (nam), a vital direction for health and health care. Read the online case study presentation or download lack of reported medication errors spurs hospital to improve data focus, patient safety (pdf) june 2015 polish dialysis center employees use visual management to increase safety, improve organization of medical facility. The business case for behavioral health care s+i+t ≤ x+p+r a central ten et of the patient centered medical home (pcmh) model is holistic and comprehensive primary care primary care providers have always known that behavioral health is a major public health see the hale health center case study below for an example transition.
Each month, a case and a series of questions can be emailed to interested individuals 4-6 weeks in advance of publication. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of the journal of medical case reports, the world's first pubmed-listed journal devoted to publishing case reports from all medical disciplines in the era of evidence-based practice, we need practice-based evidence. This case study (pdf, 12 mb) focuses on the successful quality improvement methods employed by a health plan to improve customer service for its members published by rand, august 2007 published by rand, august 2007.