The Johns Hopkins ACG® System’s Emergency Department Classification - Your Guide To Reduce Costs And Improve Health Outcomes

Many Emergency Department (ED) visits are either non-emergent or treatable by primary care providers. An effective population health strategy requires insight into drivers of these avoidable visits and interventions to direct these patients to primary care and urgent care sites when appropriate.

Read this e-guide to find out how to identify drivers of avoidable ED visits, direct lower acuity cases to alternate care sites, and free up ED capacity for those patients most in need of immediate care.