Tag: Naylor Model

Dr. Joanne Lynn on the Naylor Model: How the Transitional Care Model Works

Advanced practice nurses can be very effective in helping to bridge transitions from hospital to home. Dr. Joanne Lynn describes the Transitional Care Model, developed and tested by Dr. Mary Naylor and her colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania.  You can learn more about TCM from its website: http://www.transitionalcare.info/, and by watching the video below.

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Evidence-Based Interventions: Replicate or Adapt?

In a complex system such as  transitions of sick and fragile patients from one setting to another, we are often so grateful for the few carefully done and reported research endeavors that funders and researchers easily fall into the trap of insisting upon slavish replication, assuming that this is the way to achieve the same results. If

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