The OPEN MINDS Executive Blueprint for Crisis ManagementBuilding Organizational Sustainability & Success in a Disrupted Health & Human Service Market
A 32-week program designed to help executive teams navigate the business, organizational, operational, and culture changes of a market in turbulence. The program, based on the seven-component OPEN MINDS executive blueprint, combines a series of 35 live educational web briefings with online technical assistance and a suite of on-demand resources.
10% To 26% Of Emergency Department Visits – Depending On Payer – Made By ‘Superutilizers’
Between 10.5% to 26.2% of emergency department (ED) visits in 2014 — depending on the payer in question (Medicare, Medicaid, or private insurance) — were made by consumers called “superutilizers” who made at least four ED visits during the year. A superutilizer is defined as a consumer aged 1-64 years covered by Medicare or Medicaid with six or more ED visits in a given year, or a privately insured consumer aged 1-64 years or Medicare beneficiary aged 65 years and older with four or more ED visits.
Superutilizers visited the ED an average of five to 10 times . . .