INTERACT Version 4.0 Tools for Nursing Homes Released

INTERACT (Interventions to Reduce Acute Care Transfers) tools have been updated to version 4.0. INTERACT is a quality improvement initiative that is geared towards reducing hospital transfers, and includes communication tools, care paths/clinical tools and advance care planning tools. The new tools include the following changes:

  • Revision to the SBAR Communication Form and Progress Note
  • Criteria updated for Decision Support Tools (Change in Condition File Cards and Care Paths)
  • Revision to Stop and Watch tool
  • Revision of Advance Care Planning Tool
  • Update of Quality Improvement Tool to include changes in condition
  • Update to the Implementation Guide

Review the announcement on the updated tools in the INTERACT website. Access the INTERACT tools here.

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