If you have a chronic condition or care for someone with a chronic condition, you probably have had some difficulty trying to access and aggregate your electronic health information across multiple systems or providers. In order to move to value-based care, we have to have clinical and claims data available at the point of care. When it’s available, patients might make different decisions about their care than they do today.
The good news: people are living longer than ever. The bad news: the infrastructure to help seniors age safely in their desired care setting--the home--is severely lacking.
Colleen Morley on backing her team, coaching family caregivers, treating social determinants, and increasing patient education.
"We need more people to adopt a never-discharge mindset. The caring never stops for the family or the individual so it shouldn’t stop for the institution."