Transitional Care Partnerships: Improved Communication & Care Coordination Across the Healthcare Continuum


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss forces driving re-hospitalization at the national and statewide level;
  2. Identify the importance of cross-setting collaboration for improved communication, information transfer and patient/caregiver activation and engagement; and
  3. Describe strategies for involving caregivers in the discharge planning process.

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Participant Information

4. Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
5. What is your race? * (One or more categories may be selected)

Program Evaluation

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Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. Sara Butterfield, RN, BSN, CPHQ, CCM, Senior Director, Health Care Quality Improvement Program, IPRO

Presenter 2
14. Patricia LeGasse, Quality Assurance Coordinator, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center

Presenter 3
15. (Not applicable)

Presenter 4
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Presenter 5
17. (Not applicable)

Conflict of Interest

Outcomes of Education

23. Please list up to three specific barriers you have identified that will prevent you from incorporating what you have learned into practice.


24. Please list up to three specific strengths of this learning activity/offering.

25. Please list up to three specific areas to improve this learning activity/offering.

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