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The No Place Like Home, Phase 2 Campaign engages providers within communities to collectively improve issues related to medication management. The Campaign requires broad and committed participation from providers throughout the community.

Hospital InfographicYour pledge commits your organization to the following actions:

  1. Aim to reduce your overall readmissions by 10 percent over the next four years (January 1, 2015–December 31, 2018).2
  2. Designate two staff members: (1) a team leader and (2) a pharmacy or physician champion for your facility.
  3. Conduct a medication management assessment (MMA).
  4. Develop an action plan that addresses the items identified in the MMA.  
  5. Collect and analyze data to monitor the effectiveness of the action plan through monthly process measure and quarterly admission/readmission data.
  6. Participate in scheduled collaborative sessions, such as in-person education, webinars/teleconferences, and opportunities to share experiences, strategies, and lessons learned.
  7. Create a storyboard of your organization’s use of the Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) approach in the medication management process that will be shared at the 2017 mid-campaign conference and updated for the final campaign conference.
  8. Agree to publicly disclose Campaign participation (organization name displayed in documents and on the Campaign website).
1Understanding and Improving Medication Reconciliation Between Hospitals and Nursing Homes--Patient Safety Risk and Cost in Care Transitions--Stratis Health http://www.stratishealth.org/documents/Stratis-Health-medication-reconciliation-white-paper-2014.pdf.
2 Baseline results from 2013 Medicare Part A Fee-For-Service claims data will be used to derive relative improvement rates throughout the campaign.

I pledge to engage in the actions listed above and commit our organization to participate in the No Place Like Home, Phase 2 Campaign.

Contact information for persons who will be responsible for the Campaign at your organization:
By clicking submit, you are signing this agreement electronically. You agree your electronic signature is the equivalent of your manual signature on this agreement.