The Perioperative Surgical Home: A New Paradigm in a Surgical Episode of Care

Monday, June 27, 2016
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Valerie Konar, MEd, MBA
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Shubjeet Kaur, MD, MSc,HCM
UMass Memorial Health Care
Mitchell Sokoloff, MD, FACS
UMass Memorial Health Care
Sai Cherala, MD, MPH
University of Massachusetts Medical School

An overview and review of a Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) pilot developed using hte guiding principles of the patient-centered medical home. The PSH coordinates care and decisions from the decision to operate through return to primary care. The pilot demonstrated that a PSH improves efficiencies, decreases waste, improves patient and physician satisfaction and decreases care costs.

Conference 
AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting