TIP is a community-based model of care that addresses complex needs by linking primary care, acute care, and community services. The TIP nurse works with the patient their family caregiver, and primary care provider to conduct an in-depth comprehensive assessment, which includes determinants of health and patient/family goals.
TIP creates value by:
Expediting access to specialty team consults
Spanning settings and sectors
Utilizing virtual tools
Improving the health care experience of patients, families, and providers
Reducing inappropriate use of Health Care services
Identifying and addressing gaps in the Health Care system