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    This new guide is part of a series on how hospitals can address the social determinants of health. Learn more.

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    Provides guidance and information to help hospitals address the opioid crisis. Learn more.

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    Provides an overview, strategies and resources to help hospitals improve care for high-need, high-cost patients. Learn more.

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    View new series on social determinants of health. Learn more.

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    HRET highlights successful hospital-community partnerships from across the U.S. Learn more.

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    Housing and the Role of Hospitals is the latest guide in the social determinants of health series from the AHA, HRET and ACHI. Learn more.

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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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  • Transportation and the Role of Hospitals

    This guide, part of a series on addressing the social determinants of health, provides strategies for hospitals and health systems to address patients’ transportation issues and improve health and health care access. Case studies are included.

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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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  • Webinar: Falls Myth Busting: What to Stop Doing to Start Improving — Dec. 19

    Join the HRET HIIN team for a falls virtual event. Tune in to learn what common fall prevention practices must be eliminated and explore the evidence-based replacements that will lead to improved safety and patient satisfaction.

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  • Webinar: Physician Engagement in TeamSTEPPS and Patient Safety — Jan. 10

    Join this webinar from the AHA’s Team Training Program. Presentation will focus on techniques to demonstrate to physicians the need for TeamSTEPPS and discuss the development of physician champions through individually relevant communication styles with an intergenerational medical staff.

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  • Archived Webinar: Equity of Care Award Webinar Series, Part 1

    The AHA’s Institute for Diversity and Health Equity hosted this webinar, featuring two Equity of Care honorees, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, and Advocate Health Care, Downers Grove, Ill. Part one of a three-part series.

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