UNC Medical Center ED-to-Hospice Transitions
Complete the following:
☐ Participate in update meetings for at least 6 months of this project in order to offer feedback and hear about small tests of change that may occur.
☐ Participants must review reports reflecting on rates of hospice referrals for patients presenting to the ED.
☐ Participate in activities (meetings, tool design, PDSA cycles, etc.) designed to increase knowledge and utilization of the ED-to-hospice pathway available.
☐ Participants must will be available throughout the study duration to respond to questions and concerns from ED team members working with this patient population.
☐ Provide feedback and reflection about the project via a survey at the end of the project, including the following questions:
- What change did you personally make in your practice?
- How did this change impact patient care in your practice?
- What did you learn as part of participating in this QI effort?
- Explain how you plan to sustain the changes you made to your practice because of this QI effort.