Medical Home for Patients With Disabilities and Chronic Conditions Improves Access and Self-Management Skills, Leading to More Healthy Days, Fewer Hospitalizations
A primary care medical home for patients
with disabilities and complex, chronic medical conditions emphasizes patient engagement and care coordination among medical specialties and social
service providers, leading to enhanced access to care, better self-management skills, more days of good health, fewer hospitalizations, and lower costs.
At-Home, Internet-Enabled Therapy Sessions Enhance Access to Cognitive Rehabilitation for Traumatic Brain Injury Patients, Leading to High Levels of Patient and Therapist Satisfaction
Mayo Clinic therapists conduct remote cognitive rehabilitation sessions with acquired brain injury patients who remain in or near their homes, thus enhancing access to care for those who find it difficult to travel for face-to-face sessions.
Coordinated Treatment and Support Enhance Access to Care for Veterans With Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury and Their Families
A partnership between academic medicine and a major-league sports team enhances access to care by providing treatment and support to veterans who suffer from traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder and their families, generating high levels of patient satisfaction.
Adult Daycare Program Offers Nursing and Rehabilitative Services, Leading to Improved State of Mind for Low-Income Elders and Disabled Adults
Six adult day health centers provide nursing and rehabilitative services, as well as social programs and activities to elders and other vulnerable adults to maintain and/or improve physical, social, and cognitive functioning, thus avoiding the need for placement in a long-term care facility.
Participant Experience Survey (Brain Injury)
This survey solicits feedback from program participants with brain injury about the services and supports they receive under the Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services waiver program.
Heads Up: Brain Injury in Your Practice, A Tool Kit for Physicians
This toolkit includes information and tools to help physicians diagnose and manage concussion.
Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports Guide for Coaches
This guide is part of the toolkit for coaches, Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports.
Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports: A Fact Sheet for Athletes
This fact sheet for high school athletes is part of the toolkit for coaches, Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports.
Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports: A Fact Sheet for Parents
This fact sheet for parents of high school athletes is part of the tool kit for coaches, Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports.