Chapter 1. An Introduction to the Acute Care for Elders
Michael L. Malone, Ji Won Yoo, James, S. Goodwin
Chapter 2. The Team Approach to Interdisciplinary Care.
Maryjo Cleveland, Carolyn Holder, Ariba Khan, Aileen Jencius
Chapter 3. Patient and Hospital Factors that Lead to Adverse Outcomes in Hospitalized Elders
Edgar Pierluissi, Deborah C. Francis, Kenneth E. Covinsky
Chapter 4. An Overview of Hospital-Based Models of Care
Elizabeth A. Capezuti, Marie Boltz,
Chapter 5. The Acute Care for Elders Unit
Robert M. Palmer, Denise M. Kresevic
Chapter 6. How to Develop, Start, and Sustain an Acute Care for Elders Unit.
Ellen S. Danto-Nocton, Carolyn Holder, Rebecca Ramsden, Jonny Macias Tejada, Anita Steliga, Karen Padua
Chapter 7. How to Disseminate the ACE Model of Care Beyond One Unit
Roger Y. Wong, Marsha Vollbrecht, Patti Pagel
Chapter 8. How to Use the ACE Unit to Improve Hospital Safety and Quality for Older Patients: From ACE Units to Elder-Friendly Hospitals
Samir K. Sinha, S. Liliana Oakes, Selma Chaudhry, Theodore T. Suh
Chapter 9. ACE Unit Business Model
Kyle Allen, Peter DeGolia, Susan Hazelett, Diane Powell
Chapter 10. Models of Care to Transition from Hospital to Home
Ella Harvey Bowman, Kellie L. Flood, Alicia I. Arbaje
Chapter 11. What is the Role of Hospitalists in the Acute Care for Elders.
Heidi L. Wald, Melissa L.P. Mattison
Chapter 12. How to Improve Care for Seniors in the Emergency Department.
Soryal Soryal, Marie Boltz, Scott Wilber, Michael L. Malone
Chapter 13. How to Improve Care for Older Patients in the Intensive Care Unit.
Leanne Boehm, E. Wesley Ely, Lorraine Mion
Chapter 14. The Future of Acute Care for Elders
Kanwardeep Singh and Michael L. Malone