Tag Archives: Care

EDs could save $8.3B annually with better primary care, study finds

Dive Brief: More effective primary care could save emergency departments an estimated $ 8.3 billion annually, according to a new Premier analysis. Of 24 million visits by patients with certain chronic conditions in 2017, 4.3 million were potentially avoidable. Patients with those conditions contributed to nearly 60% of all ED visits at nearly 750 hospitals… Read More »

NYU Langone tackles end-of-life care decision-making

Dr. Jonathan Austrian, medical director, Inpatient Clinical Informatics, at NYU Langone Health. NYU Langone Health developed an end-of-life clinical decision support care initiative for shared decision-making among patients, their families and the care team. Launched in 2017, the Respecting Choices Person-Centered Care Model improves care by aligning the goals of the patient and the care… Read More »

Ohio State College of Dentistry providing free dental care to kids Saturday – 10TV

Published: 02/01/19 05:18 pm EST The Ohio State College of Dentistry is providing free dental exams, cleanings, extractions, fillings and crowns for kids in need Saturday. The event, located at Postle Hall in the first-floor clinics, is free for kids under 18 years of age and each child must be accompanied by a parent or… Read More »