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Name of the program| Hospital at Home

Health system| University Health Network and Sinai Health System

When established| 2016

Core services| Acute, hospital-level care in the home for patients with congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and community-acquired pneumonia

Population served| Older patients with three specific diagnoses

Area served| Midwest Region of Toronto, Canada

Outcomes or successes| Excellent patient, family, and provider satisfaction. Clinical and economic evaluation in progress.

Unique feature| MDs and NPs working as equal colleagues from hospital base.

Leadership| Conducted through a Steering Committee and Implementation Committee

Note| After a successful pilot, the hospital system declined to continue the program.

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