Care Coordination Initiative Helps Patients, Aligns with Quality Measures

Navigator Program Expands to 22 Primary Care Clinics Memorial Hospital in Gulfport, Mississippi recently completed a successful three-month care coordination pilot with three primary care clinics and is in the process of expanding the program to all 22 of their primary clinics. Physicians, along with key clinical staff met to determine metrics for measurement and [...]

Diabetes Self-Management Education Empowers Mississippians

In the United States, 18.8 million people are diagnosed with diabetes, and an estimated seven million people remain undiagnosed, according to the 2011 National Diabetes Fact Sheet. Educating diabetics about how to manage their disease allows them to better control and understand the potential complications such as amputations, blindness and kidney failure. In 2012, the [...]

Workgroup Helps Healthcare Organization Replace or Eliminate Harmful Processes

Michelle Vincent MSN, RN, APRN- BC, Director of Quality, Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center located in Leitchfield, Kentucky, credits her team’s participation in an electronic medical record (EMR)-specific workgroup with helping their facility provide better care. “At the end of the day, it really comes down to the impact of delivering safe patient care,” she [...]

2021-03-01T13:03:52+00:00March 1st, 2021|Kentucky, Kentucky Success Story, States, Success-Kentucky|