Embedding QAPI into transition planning

Published on August 5, 2015

On July 13, 2015 the most comprehensive change to nursing home regulations in 25 years…

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Strategies for supporting patients after transition

Published on July 6, 2015

Post-acute providers who want to be the provider of choice recognize that the emerging face…

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Drive success with effective transition and discharge planning

Published on May 11, 2015

As greater attention is given to ensuring safe and successful patient discharges, those organizations who…

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Examining patient readiness to self-manage

Published on March 30, 2015

It is no secret that at the time of discharge, patients are much more likely…

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Why patient-centered education creates successful transitions

Published on February 23, 2015

In this article, I discus the fourth driver to successful patient transitions, patient education. Understanding…

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The power of ‘in the moment’ feedback

Published on January 9, 2015

Continuing our series of articles exploring the 7 key drivers of patient transitions, we are…

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Aligning patient expectations to improve transition outcomes

Published on November 26, 2014

In our last blog, we discussed the first driver of successful patient transitions: early and…

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Empowering patients to take charge

Published on October 24, 2014

In September, we introduced Align’s blog series, “7 Key Drivers of Patient Transitions.”  Today we…

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Seven key drivers of patient transitions

Published on September 8, 2014

What strategies should a provider adopt in order to be on the “A” list as…

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