Are specific patient populations making up a significant proportion of avoidable ED visits at your organization? Each installment in our right-sizing ED use series provides solutions to optimize emergency care for specific frequent user groups. In each primer, you will find:
- Reasons patients seek care in the ED
- Business case overview for intervention
- Solutions for right-sizing ED use
In each primer, we profile organizations who have set up targeted programs and feature operational, staffing, and funding information. Preview the series by downloading our primer on right-sizing ED utilization for geriatric patients.
Right-Sizing ED Utilization for Geriatric Patients
Learn how to reduce geriatric patients’ high-cost acute utilization by managing their diverse needs in the ED and in post-acute care. This primer features two progressive organizations that provide wrap-around specialized services and post-discharge support for the elderly.
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