Partnership for Patients - New Jersey

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (Senate Finance Committee) at the Partnership for Patients New Jersey kick-off on January 30, 2012

Implementation Results


News

NJHA Receives RWJF Grant to Measure Impact of Patient Flow Strategy
NJHA is partnering with the Institute for Healthcare Optimization in Massachusetts for training and implementation of patient flow methodology to decrease variability in patient demand, reduce resource utilization and expand capacity. Learn more »

Senator Menendez and Dr. Litvak kick-off New Jersey Initiative
On January 30, 2012 NJHA kicked off Partnership for Patients-NJ, part of a national initiative from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to improve the quality, safety and affordability of healthcare, Learn more »

Patient Flow/Throughput
The New Jersey Hospital Association has provided IHO Variability Methodology® to NJ hospitals to help them improve patient safety and flow/throughput . Some of these resources and the list of the NJ Patient Flow Collaborative Members have been publicly disseminated, Learn more »

Engineering a Cure for Hospital Inefficiencies
New Jersey hospitals to partner with IHO to address Emergency Department overcrowding, Philadelphia Inquirer, December 30, 2011, Learn more »

C. Daniel Smith, MD; Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Mayo Clinic Florida at the Partnership for Patients New Jersey kick-off on January 30, 2012


Events

(for Partnership for Patients-NJ Members Only)

Introductory Webinar for Surgical Services - April 4, 2012

Seminar I: Managing Variability in Patient Flow : Quality of Care Enhancement and Cost Reduction, May 7-8, 2012

Webinar Series: Managing Variability in Patient Flow : Quality of Care Enhancement and Cost Reduction, May - November, 2012

Seminar II: Managing Variability in Patient Flow : Quality of Care Enhancement and Cost Reduction, November 29-30, 2012