Hospitals are forming preferred provider networks with high-quality post-acute care (PAC) providers to maximize patient volume and facilitate care management partnerships. These programs help reduce variability in quality and costs across PAC providers.
This blueprint offers step-by-step guidance on how to build a successful post-acute network during every stage of partnership development, along with sample resources, expert advice on implementation, and case studies for creating and optimizing your network.
More from the Post-Acute Care Collaborative
Blog post: Why you should be focusing on post-acute care
Numerous financial incentives exist that promote the close coordination between acute care health systems and Post-Acute Care. See the six most impactful of these incentives, their specific impacts and how these incentives warrant a cross-continuum approach in our blog post. Start reading.
Survey results: What patients want from post-acute care
Patient choice is critical when deciding on post-acute and long-term care. To learn what patients and their loved ones want when making that choice, we conducted a national consumer survey measuring preferences on everything from care delivery to décor. Read the four major lessons that stood out.