Commonwealth Medicine, Center for Health Policy and Research; Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Health Economics | Health Law and Policy | Health Policy | Health Services Administration | Health Services Research | Primary Care | Surgical Procedures, Operative
An overview and review of a Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) pilot developed using hte guiding principles of the patient-centered medical home. The PSH coordinates care and decisions from the decision to operate through return to primary care. The pilot demonstrated that a PSH improves efficiencies, decreases waste, improves patient and physician satisfaction and decreases care costs.
Perioperative Surgical Home, patient-centered medical home
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Konar, Valerie; Steinberg, Judith; Kaur, Shubjeet; Sokoloff, Mitchell H.; and Cherala, Sai, "The Perioperative Surgical Home: A New Paradigm in a Surgical Episode of Care" (2016). Commonwealth Medicine Publications. 171.
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