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Transitions of Care: Online Curriculum


Transitions of Care: Online Curriculum

University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine
Steven Tam, MD
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
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This module presents a series of case studies with patient information, interactions with medical staff, analysis, diagnosis and care recommendations. It is designed to build knowledge and skill in transitions of care and to test your knoweldge proficiency levels.

Educational objectives: 

At the end of the training, you will be able to:

  • Interpret a case where multiple transitions of care in the hospital and within the community are involved
  • Review important principles involved in transitions of care
  • Recognize adverse outcomes of poor transitions of care
  • Decide which procedures and what techniques are necessary to ensure a proper transition in care
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Estimated time to complete: 
30 minutes
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Conflict of Interest Disclosure: 
No, I (we) have nothing to disclose.
Already Expired Email Date: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:57am
Already Expired Email 1 month date: 
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 10:35pm
Expired Email Date: 
Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 12:23am
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:
Elizabeth O'Toole, MSPH

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Transitions of Care: Online Curriculum. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2014 Available from: