2017 Poster Sessions

ACP Initiative in Outpatient Geriatric & Palliative Care

Background:In January 2016, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) began reimbursement for advance care planning (ACP) conversations with patients. These conversations are a means for patients, together with ...

Advance care planning education at local senior centers

Integra Community Care Network, an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) within the Rhode Island based Care New England health System, was founded in May 2014 to serve an attributed population of ...

Advancing ACP Education in Medical Practices

Advance Care Planning (ACP), as a process to assist individuals in making informed decisions about their future medical care, is gaining ground in New York’s Capital Region. Whereas Phase I ...

Improved Communication between Home Based PC and Hospital

Background: Patients ready to leave the hospital have a discharge plan typically consisting of a referral, follow up appointment with their Primary Care Physician, and transitional care team calls, as ...

Improving Quality in Advance Care Planning

Background: Evidence shows that early symptom identification by patient reported outcomes (PROs) have significant impact on quality of life, overall survival, operational efficiency, and symptom management for oncology patients. Levine ...

The Serious Illness Care Program Journey at MaineHealth

This poster describes the journey of MaineHealth’s (MH) and the MaineHealth Accountable Care Organization’s(MHACO) adoption and implementation of Serious Illness Care Program.MaineHealth is a not-for profit health care system serving ...

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