Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative

Health Care Innovation Awards: Project Profile

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Summary. Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative received an award for a plan to create specialized support centers, staffed by nurse care managers and pharmacists, to help small primary care practices offer more integrated care within the service areas of seven regional hospitals in Western Pennsylvania. The project will focus not only on

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PITTSBURGH REGIONAL HEALTH INITIATIVE

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Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI) serves as a neutral convener of southwestern Pennsylvania’s healthcare stakeholders and provides training and support for clinical demonstrations aimed at improving healthcare safety and quality through the use of industrial process engineering methods. It also advocates for state and federal policy changes to …

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Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative – Medium

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The Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative, or PRHI, is an independent catalyst for improving healthcare safety and quality. Home. Notifications. Lists. Stories. Write. Pittsburgh Regional Health

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Health Activist Network Home

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The Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative manages the Health Activist Network, with funding from the DSF Charitable Foundation and the Jewish Healthcare Foundation. The online Health Activist Network tools are powered by Tomorrow's HealthCare™. If you are a health professional who wants to create a better health system and are interested in patient safety, quality, and …

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About Health IT Pittsburgh

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Jim “Oz” Osborn is the architect of “Health IT Pittsburgh”, the Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse’s initiative to grow companies and jobs in health information technology in Western Pennsylvania. As a consultant to the Jewish Healthcare Foundation, he led development of its “Virtual Senior Academy,” a program to connect older adults to each other through online …

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Deakin University / All Locations

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Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative. 1. 2008 The Pittsburgh way to efficient healthcare : improving patient care using Toyota-based methods Grunden, Naida. Portland, Or. : Productivity ; London : Taylor & Francis [distributor], [2008] Rating: Request It Location Call no. Vol. Availability MELB 362.11068 Fru/Pwt: AVAILABLE : 2. 2008 The Pittsburgh way to efficient healthcare : …

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Steve Irwin For Pennsylvania

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As leader of the Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative, Steve advocated for expanding access to affordable healthcare and fought for equity in healthcare. Steve supports moving toward a single-payer healthcare system and wants to lower costs immediately by expanding Medicare to cover vision, dental, and hearing aids, as well as lowering the eligibility age for Medicare. Who …

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Home National Patient Safety Board

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Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative “Our regional improvement collaborative has worked to reduce medical errors and preventable harm for over 20 years and we take no pride in our accomplishments. What do other industries have that has accelerated progress in safety for workers and consumers: One central federal agency solely devoted to

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Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative: A Catalyst For Change

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Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative: A Catalyst For Change Presented by Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD President and CEO . Jewish Healthcare Foundation . Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative. CHCS WebExchange. October 17, 2 – 3:30 PM ET

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Home PRHI, PGH Regional Healthcare

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The Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative, or PRHI, is an independent catalyst for improving healthcare safety and quality. It operates on the premise that dramatic quality improvement is the best cost-containment strategy for health care. Their Perfecting Patient Caresm method demonstrates the value of quality engineering in any healthcare

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Exploration Of Potential Actions To Improve Followup Contact …

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Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI) Page . 1. of . 5. Exploration of Potential Actions to Improve Follow-up Contact Rates for “Hard-to-Reach Patients” Introduction . Goal and Background . The goal of this project is to identify and disseminate best practices for improving rates of follow-up contacts between care managers and patients. Previously, the Institute for …

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Using Hospital Admission And Readmission Patterns To Improve

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©2014 Jewish Healthcare Foundation, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative Methodology This study utilizes all-payer, inpatient discharge claims data collected by the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council (PHC4)4 on all discharges of HIV-positive patients between July 1, 2010 and September 30, 2012 from any of 210 acute care

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