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Project RED: Re-Engineered Discharge (Staff Training)
Provides a four-module training program to help hospitals implement Project RED.
Primary Care Physician Referral Base
- Leaders identify the PCP referral base
- Hospital assesses PCP satisfaction before project launch
- Physician champion communicates with PCPs about project
- PCPs advise how to handle off-shift and weekend patient needs
"Leaders help identify their hospital's primary care physician referral base so that the hospital can help find a primary care physician for the patient who doesn't have one."
Note: Indicate what your plan is for patients in your project who do not have primary care physicians.
Page last reviewed August 2011
Internet Citation: Slide 43: Project RED: Re-Engineered Discharge (Staff Training).
August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/hospital/red/staff-training/slide43.html