Slide 5

Project RED: Module 4: Re-Engineering Patient Discharge: The Hospital

Provides a four-module training program to help hospitals implement Project RED.

Module 4 Objectives

  • Design an ideal future state process map.
  • Finalize best practice solutions that include system redesign of the discharge process.
  • Initiate the monitoring plan for sustainability.
  • Celebrate staff accomplishments and discuss the application of the knowledge transfer framework across the hospital or system.

Notes:

Module 4 provides specific information on preparing for the project launch:

  • Educating staff.
  • Designing and pilot testing the deployment plan.
  • Planning your celebration.
  • Applying the new program throughout the hospital.

Module 4 completes the activities needed in the Improve or Check phase of your performance improvement (PI) methodology and the Control or Act phase of your project.

Current as of August 2011
Internet Citation: Slide 5: Project RED: Module 4: Re-Engineering Patient Discharge: The Hospital . August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/hospital/red/module4/slide5.html