HOSPITALIST MODEL

Venue: COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT DOWNTOWN TORONTO

Location: TORONTO, ONTARIO, Canada

Event Date/Time: Jun 16, 2004 End Date/Time: Jun 17, 2004
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Description

Adoption of the hospitalist model has grown in recent years as a method of dealing with increasing numbers of ‘unattached’ patients. Those who have adopted it however, have found that it creates its own set of challenges as well as some unexpected benefits. Attend this event and hear:

Identification of successful models: Integration of family practice and hospitalism
Why the relationship between family physicians and hospitals may be evolving: The latest on where hospitalism fits within the healthcare system
Ensuring continuity and coordination of care; a seamless connection between a patient’s hospital care and their family doctor
Case studies of hospitalist models in Ontario, and how the hospitalist has been adopted elsewhere in Canada
How effectiveness of the hospitalist model can be measured
How the funding hurdle for hospitalist models can be overcome
Drafting and negotiating contracts for hospitalists – key considerations
Comparing the hospitalist model(s) that are emerging in Canada to those that have evolved in the U.S.

and much more…

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