About Us

EQUiPPED is a quality improvement program focused on medication safety for older adults discharged from the Emergency Department. EQUIPPED was developed by an interdisciplinary team comprised of ED physicians, geriatricians, gerontologists, clinical pharmacists and quality improvement nurses in the VA. 

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Results

Measure: Average monthly percent of PIMs prescribed to older Veterans discharged from the ED.

EQUIPPED results

Equipped results, Birmingham and Bronx