Improving Safety of Transitions to Skilled Nursing Care Using Videoconferencing (ECHO-CT)
|The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our disclaimer for details.|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03832257|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : February 6, 2019
Last Update Posted : April 5, 2019
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lewis Lipsitz, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||August 31, 2021|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||August 31, 2021|
Arora S, Thornton K, Jenkusky SM, Parish B, Scaletti JV. Project ECHO: linking university specialists with rural and prison-based clinicians to improve care for people with chronic hepatitis C in New Mexico. Public Health Rep. 2007;122 Suppl 2:74-7.
Arora S, Thornton K, Murata G, Deming P, Kalishman S, Dion D, Parish B, Burke T, Pak W, Dunkelberg J, Kistin M, Brown J, Jenkusky S, Komaromy M, Qualls C. Outcomes of treatment for hepatitis C virus infection by primary care providers. N Engl J Med. 2011 Jun 9;364(23):2199-207. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1009370. Epub 2011 Jun 1.
Boltz M, Parke B, Shuluk J, Capezuti E, Galvin JE. Care of the older adult in the emergency department: nurses views of the pressing issues. Gerontologist. 2013 Jun;53(3):441-53. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnt004. Epub 2013 Feb 26.
Coleman EA, Berenson RA. Lost in transition: challenges and opportunities for improving the quality of transitional care. Ann Intern Med. 2004 Oct 5;141(7):533-6.
Kessler C, Williams MC, Moustoukas JN, Pappas C. Transitions of care for the geriatric patient in the emergency department. Clin Geriatr Med. 2013 Feb;29(1):49-69. doi: 10.1016/j.cger.2012.10.005. Review.
Moore AB, Krupp JE, Dufour AB, Sircar M, Travison TG, Abrams A, Farris G, Mattison MLP, Lipsitz LA. Improving Transitions to Postacute Care for Elderly Patients Using a Novel Video-Conferencing Program: ECHO-Care Transitions. Am J Med. 2017 Oct;130(10):1199-1204. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2017.04.041. Epub 2017 May 25.
Marks C, Loehrer S, McCarthy D. Hospital readmissions: measuring for improvement, accountability, and patients. Issue Brief (Commonw Fund). 2013 Sep;24:1-8.
Mor V, Intrator O, Feng Z, Grabowski DC. The revolving door of rehospitalization from skilled nursing facilities. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010 Jan-Feb;29(1):57-64. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2009.0629.
LaMantia MA, Scheunemann LP, Viera AJ, Busby-Whitehead J, Hanson LC. Interventions to improve transitional care between nursing homes and hospitals: a systematic review. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 Apr;58(4):777-82. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.02776.x. Review.
Austin BJ. Rehospitalization from skilled nursing facilities: implications for policy. Find Brief. 2010 Feb;12(9):1-3.