Individualised care plan
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Outcome Area|
Before a patient with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) leaves the hospital, they are involved in the development of an individualised care plan. This plan identifies the lifestyle modifications and medicines needed to manage their risk factors, addresses their psychosocial needs and includes a referral to an appropriate cardiac rehabilitation or another secondary prevention program. This plan is provided to the patient and their general practitioner or ongoing clinical provider within 48 hours of the patient being discharged from hospital.
|Indicator sets linked to this outcome area:|
Clinical care standard indicators: acute coronary syndromesHealth, Standard 12/09/2016
|Indicators linked to this outcome area:|
Acute coronary syndromes: 6a-ACS patients with an individualised care planHealth, Standard 12/09/2016
Acute coronary syndromes: 6c-Patients discharged on lipid-lowering therapyHealth, Standard 12/09/2016
Source and reference attributes
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
ACSQHC (Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care) 2014. Acute coronary syndromes clinical care standard. Sydney: ACSQHC.
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