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MGH staff caring for a patient in their home

Name of the program| Home Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital

Health system| Mass General Brigham

When established| 2017

Enrollment milestones| Over 700 patients enrolled since the program started

Core services| Acute hospital care at home

Population served| Adults 18 year and older that that meet clinical and operational guidelines

Area served| Greater Boston area

Outcomes or successes| Consistently high patient satisfaction with Home Hospital as measured by an internally-developed patient experience survey

Unique feature| Direct admission model, ~50% of patients are admitted “upstream” from the Emergency Department (i.e. from home, from urgent care), avoiding both ED and hospital (and saving additional costs in an accountable care context)

Leadership| Ryan Thompson (Medical Director), Cindy Yu (Associate Medical Director, Operations), Dan Restrepo (Associate Medical Director, Education and Training), Dana Sheer (Nurse Director), Avital DeSharone (Program Manager)

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Public resources| Mass General Home Hospital video

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