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Voices from the Field: IDEAS Teams share their experience in implementing Transitions Between Hospital and Home Innovative Practices

Learning objectives:

Hear how IDEAS teams identified, planned and implemented transitions between hospital and home in their Health Link using innovative practices.

  • Review of Innovative Practices for Transitions Between Hospital and Home
  • Hear how IDEAS teams identified, planned and implemented transitions between hospital and home in their Health Link using innovative practices
  • Understand how quality improvement methods can be used to accelerate your Health Links work

When: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Moderated by: Shannon Brett, Manager, Program Delivery

Speaker:
Kingston Health Link "Transitions from Hospital to Primary Care: Complex Patient Identification and Referral to Health Links" Linda Robb-Blenderman, RN, MSc., Health Link Coordinator, Maple Family Health Team; Cindy Moser, RN, Care Coordinator, South East CCAC; Meghan McCourt, Professional Practice Leader, Social Work, Kingston General Hospital

Central West Health Link "Reconnecting Health Link Patients from Hospital to Primary Care" Fran Truong, Health Link Resource Coordinator, North Etobicoke-Malton-West Woodbridge; Tessa Vandenhoek, Health Resource Coordinator, Dufferin Area Health Link

Hamilton West Health Link "Driving System Changes in Services Provided to a Subpopulation of Patients from Hamilton West Health Link (HWHL)" Kelly O'Halloran, Director, Community and Population Health Services, Hamilton Health Sciences; Lawna Paulos, Chief Executive Officer, Capability Support Services; Steve Sherrer, Chief Executive Officer, AbleLiving-Thrive Group; Trina Banko, Quality Specialist, Community and Population Health Services, Hamilton Health Sciences

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