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Using the palliative performance scale to increase goals of care conversations
The results of a quality improvement initiative at Rutgers New Jersey University Hospital, Newark, focused on increasing goals of care conversations in older patients with low pre-injury palliative performance scale scores.
New GSV Implementation Course module explores function and mobility
The American College of Surgeons (ACS) Geriatric Surgery Verification (GSV) Implementation Course is a unique, comprehensive resource available to all hospitals participating in the GSV Program and is intended to guide hospitals through the implementation process as they prepare for verification. The course is unique to the GSV program, not only as a comprehensive resource […]