Educate Patients and Caregivers

  • Identify priority areas for patient-related education to improve patient safety (i.e. discharge instructions).
  • Analyze discharge instructions and processes to evaluate the best technique and timing to teach patients.
  • Embrace new home technologies to expand your ability to care for patients in their homes.
  • Address continuum of care and how to educate patients when they leave the facility or when they are with other caregivers. [see also the Information Exchange for Care Coordination Value Action Plan]