In this session readmissions, length of stay (LOS), advance care planning, and patient/family education will be presented with strategies for positive individual clinician and group practice outcomes/performance. The speakers will discuss provider actions that “influence a good discharge” and the concept of “discharge planning beginning on admission.” This session will explore use of facility resources and home health nursing and provider/practice behaviors that influence positive partnerships with facilities and partners.
Describe general concepts of Value Based Purchasing Models and alterations in clinical practice and workflow to ensure success in participation.
Explain the concepts of risk-bearing within VBP models, as well as metrics utilized, data collection, and reporting options.
Discuss the role and Management of Readmission Rates, Advance Directives, and Length of Stay in VBP strategies.
Recognize the importance of Medication Optimization, Facility Partnering, and use of Available Resources in VBP Strategies.