Each month, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation releases "The Quality Report," an e-newsletter which provides a monthly report from their Quality/Equality program area. One of the highlights each month is the "Voices of Quality" segment - an opportunity to hear from a health care provider about what works.
This month, you can hear from Stephanie Trela regarding a collaborative care initiative implemented at James A. Haley VA Medical Center. This initiative enabled providers to give care beyond a patient's initial needs. Trela experienced firsthand how the model helped a patient who needed assistance beyond his surgery since he also cared for his wife with Alzheimer's disease.
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