2022 Stronger - P144 - Using Smart Technology to Manage Heart Failure - On Demand
In spring 2019, University of Missouri Health Care launched an initiative to improve care for patients with chronic heart failure. Within one year, we achieved a 34% reduction in both our mortality ratio and 30-day unplanned readmission rate and moved from being ranked in the bottom decile in mortality and readmissions in a national comparative database to being a top-decile performer.
- Healthcare Executives
- Other Healthcare Professionals
Identify leading causes of care variation for chronic heart failure patients.
Discuss the methods employed to standardize care for chronic heart failure patients.
Douglas Obogo, MPH, LSSBB, Performance Improvement Professional, University of Missouri Health Care, Columbia, MO
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Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
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Other Healthcare Professionals (General CE Credit)
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- 0.50 ACHE
- 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.50 ANCC
- 0.50 General CE – Attendance