Offering INTERACT training to nursing home facilities engaged in reducing patient readmissions to the acute care setting.

Challenge:

Nursing home facilities are engaged in reducing patient readmissions to the acute care setting to bolster their Five Star Rating and improve their quality of care for inclusion in preferred provider networks.

Solution:

Qualidigm offers INTERACT (Interventions to Reduce Acute Care Transfers) training to nursing home facilities who are implementing this evidence-based program in their facilities. Certified INTERACT educators and trainers provide in-depth training through virtual technical assistance sessions, classes and on-site training to further assist the nursing home leadership in specific aspects of their facility’s implementation process.

Benefit:

Implementing the INTERACT (Interventions to Reduce Acute Care Transfers) Quality Improvement Program in nursing homes has been associated with substantial reductions in preventable hospitalizations of nursing home residents. Qualidigm INTERACT trainers have successfully helped over 150 nursing homes implement and sustain INTERACT in their facility.