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Integration and Collaboration for Metric Improvement

July 21, 2022

Hospital Information A South Carolina-based integrated services client TeamHealth Services Emergency Medicine Hospital Medicine Challenge A South Carolina-based regional hospital faced collaboration and culture issues. These barriers were hampering efforts to enhance quality and had a negative effect on key performance indicators. To improve lagging metrics and enact cultural shifts, the facility partnered with clinical…

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Achieving Outstanding Patient Experience Scores - Implementing TeamHealth’s A-PEX Program in Hospital Medicine

July 19, 2022

TeamHealth is enhancing outcomes and performance in facilities across the country with our proprietary A-PEX (Achieving Peak Performance in Patient Experience) program. In a community hospital, a hospital medicine team has achieved higher scores and continues to exceed national averages in patient experience after deployment of A-PEX in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Facility Information A…

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TeamHealth's Acute General Surgery Programs Improve Care and Support Patient Retention

July 11, 2022

Case Study: TeamHealth’s Acute General Surgery Programs Improve Care and Support Patient Retention   Hospital Information Novant Health UVA Health System locations: Prince William Medical Center (Manassas, VA) Haymarket Medical Center (Haymarket, VA) TeamHealth Services Acute General Surgery The Challenge Two Virginia-based hospitals struggled with effective management of patients presenting in the emergency department (ED) with…

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Change Management: Enhancing OB/GYN Care in a Florida Health System

June 23, 2022

Change Management: Enhancing OB/GYN Care in a Florida Health System Case Study   System Information A large South Florida public health system with community and regional facilities TeamHealth Services Provided OB/GYN Hospitalists Emergency Medicine Hospital Medicine The Challenge The need for emergency physician support was vital to helping the labor and delivery unit at this…

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Building and Sustaining a High-Performing Hospital Medicine Team

July 16, 2021

Hospital Information A 500-plus bed hospital in Kansas TeamHealth Services: Hospital Medicine Challenge When a system scorecard highlighted weaknesses within a 500-plus bed Kansas medical center’s hospitalist division and the facility’s other vital specialty departments, it signaled a need for culture change, better communication and more streamlined collaboration. Solution The hospital looked to TeamHealth to…

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Advancing Efficiencies in Throughput: Advanced Practice Clinician (APC) and Physician Collaboration Improves Early Discharges in a High-Volume Hospitalist Service Case Study

Hospital Information A 360-bed medical facility in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and its sister facility, a 466-bed hospital in Richmond, Virginia TeamHealth Services: Emergency Medicine (EM), Hospital Medicine (HM) Challenge Discharging patients earlier, when clinically appropriate, can significantly improve patient flow and hospital throughput (prior to 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. in hospital medicine patients)….