Polisher Research Institute

Measurement to generate success

Measurement to generate success

To ensure maximum efficiency, the "triple aim" measurement approach will deliver the highest quality of care by improving the patient experience with care delivery, the quality of care and reducing the per capita cost of healthcare.

Gold Award in High Tech/High Touch goes to Abramson Center for Jewish Life

Gold Award in High Tech/High Touch goes to Abramson Center for Jewish Life

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The Polisher Researcher Institute of the Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life developed a new tool called the Match-Quality Indicator in order to help residents maximize their activities based on preferences. The project won it the Gold Award in the High Tech/High Touch category of the McKnight's Excellence in Technology Awards.

When assessing nursing home resident preferences, remember that 'it depends,' researchers say

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Nursing home residents' preferences depend on a variety of shifting factors, so caregivers should frequently assess preferences and seek to understand what is behind them, according to recently published research.