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  • HSR Announces Changes

    Andy Bindman, M.D., joins Health Services Research (HSR) journal as fellow co-editor-in chief with Patrick S. Romano, M.D. Four new senior associate editors also have been named. The journal is embarking on a multiyear effort to improve the reader experience and enhance its utility to health care leaders and policymakers.

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  • Stem the Tide: Addressing the Opioid Epidemic

    This toolkit, released by the AHA, provides guidance and information to hospitals and health systems on how they can partner with patients, clinicians and communities to address the opioid epidemic. Developed with input from a multidisciplinary team of front-line clinicians and subject matter experts, the toolkit includes links to guidelines, training, webinars, reports and other resources.

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  • Reducing CAUTI in LTC Facilities

    A federal project led by HRET reduced catheter-associated urinary tract infections by 54 percent in more than 400 participating long-term care facilities. This project, funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, has developed a toolkit. The project team’s work is featured in articles published in JAMA Internal Medicine and American Journal of Infection Control.

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  • AHA Health Care Transformation Fellowship

    The 2018-2019 AHA Health Care Transformation Fellowship is strategically aligning with AHA’s The Value Initiative to provide training in leadership and innovation to tackle the key issues and disruptors affecting health care affordability and cost.

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  • Wanted: Better Outcomes, Lower Costs for High-Need, High-Cost Populations

    The American Hospital Association (AHA) is excited to announce the launch of the 2018 Innovation Challenge to source and spread new ideas and novel approaches for integrated care delivery and financing models designed for specific high-need, high-cost populations. Three awards, including a top $100,000 award, and $25,000 and $15,000 awards, will be presented at the AHA Leadership Summit in San Diego this July.

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  • Innovation Leadership Challenge: Collaborating to Improve Hospital Flow, Save Lives and Reduce Costs

    Join leaders in hospital flow at the Innovation Leadership Challenge: Collaborating to Improve Hospital Flow, Save Lives and Reduce Costs pre-AHA Leadership Summit session to learn about proven innovative processes, tools, frameworks and insights in a dynamic environment. After this pre-Summit session you'll be able to make dramatic improvements in capacity and patient safety, all with decreased costs to your hospital. Come join your operational, strategy and clinical colleagues in hands-on small group design sessions to move from understanding to action. Co-sponsored by the American College of Emergency Physicians.

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