Post-acute care transitions can be timely and complex. Care transition complexities are often associated with increased risk of hospital readmissions and poor resident outcomes. Recent regulatory changes, such as the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation (IMPACT) Act, will place significant demand on facilities. Challenges include assuring medication-related problems at admission be handled in a timely manner. Experts will discuss the current state of post-acute care transitions, outline steps to improve the future of care transitions and provide solutions to meet today’s regulatory requirements.
Review the current state of transitions of care and sources of risk
Discuss vision for reinventing care transitions
Identify opportunities to reduce risk, drive healthier outcomes and optimize reimbursement
Understand how to avoid drug misadventures and/or common pitfalls for residents at discharge