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Case study: Case manager-nurse practitioner model expedites discharges

Residency Program Alert, August 1, 2010

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The internal medicine department at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston created a successful process for managing patient discharges a few years ago after the hospital set a goal of discharging patients by 10 a.m.

The lessons learned and model created by MGH offer food for thought as you consider how you will implement and comply with the ACGME’s new Common Program Requirements.

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