Estes Park Health is pursuing an evaluation of Medication Management across the continuum of care for process improvement. Medication management is a strategy for engaging patients and caregivers to create a complete and accurate medication list. A complete an accurate medication list is the foundation for addressing medication reconciliation and medication management issues. These tools help to identify patient behaviors that may be putting patients at risk for an adverse drug event, such as overdosing, under-dosing, missing medications or other important contextual factors limiting adherence. The EPIC electronic healthcare system provides many features to support medication management and to ensure effective adoption of the EPIC electronic healthcare system which provides many features to support medication management
New regulations and a national “push” to ensure hospitals are prepared in the face of both natural and man-made disaster are key topics in healthcare quality today. Estes Park Health is incorporating the latest knowledge and national best practices into our system readiness.
Estes Park Health Birth Center is seeking new and innovative ways to keep our moms and babies safe. They are currently working on two quality initiatives to decrease maternal hemorrhaging and reduce the number of babies dying in sleep related incidents.