Innovative Communities: Breaking Down Barriers for the Good of Older Consumers and Their Family Caregivers
02/24/2011 | 393 Requests *
Review a summary of this Innovative Communities Summit held in Washington D.C. The report features case studies of how three communities in the United States are working together to improve care transitions and reduce avoidable hospitalizations. The report outlines steps the LTQA should take to encourage and promote the creation of comparable multi-sector innovative communities that would involve local providers as well as consumers and caregivers.
Caregiving; Long Term Services and Supports; Person Centered Planning; Transition Planning; Care transitions; Reducing Avoidable Hospitalizations; Strengthening the Continuum of Care; Future of Aging
Aging Issues, Long-Term Care
Links / Websites, Reports
Long-Term Quality Alliance
Long Term Quality Alliance
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Washington, DC 20008
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