Real-Time Notifications for High-Risk Patient Activity

Give Your Care Managers the Jump on Critical Events

Perspective | Peter Kilbridge | July 8, 2013

In efforts to expand population management capabilities, many hospitals are working with nearby organizations to develop admission-, discharge-, or transfer-based notification systems. These real-time systems inform care teams when a care-managed patient visits an emergency department, or is admitted or discharged from a hospital.

Learn how these systems prevent unnecessary admissions and readmissions, and how they enable care managers to make the shift from "disaster recovery" to proactive patient advocacy.

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