Quadruple Aim

Motivating and Engaging Patients in Their Care to Improve Outcomes and Safety

Patients with chronic diseases are at risk for poor care experiences1-3

Focusing efforts on three core areas is the beginning of optimizing care processes.

self-management
​ ​ care-coordination
education-and-engagement

Discover the journey of patients with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

Explore the emotional journey of patients with COPD

Discover how Bronson Methodist Hospital improved patient satisfaction

 

CMS=Centers for Medicare and Medicaid; COPD=chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; ED=emergency department.

 

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