Rosenberg, Walter

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 Course

  • 49032 Health and Aging Policy

Job experience

  • Director of Social Work and Community Health, Rush University Medical
    Center
  • Head of Quality Improvement, Bridge Model National Office (BMNO)

Fields of special interest

  • Transitional Care
  • Care Coordination
  • Social Work Sustainability
  • Policy
  • Population Health

Publications or presentations

  • Rosenberg, W., Grabowski, J., Alvarez, R., & Post, S. The Social Work Role in Reducing 30-Day Readmissions: The Effectiveness of the Bridge Model of Transitional Care; Journal of Gerontological Social Work, Special Section on Health Care Reform and Gerontological Social Work Practice; June, 2016

  • Pavle, K., Rosenberg, W., Shure, I. The Bridge Model Training and Replication Manual, November 2011; 2nd and 3rd editions, June 2013 and May 2014

  • The Bridge Model.  Presented at the National Transitions of Care Coalition monthly virtual meeting (webinar).  June 28th, 2016.

  • Transitional Care within Population Health - Integration, Process, Performance and Finances.  Presented at: AcademyHealth annual meeting.  June 26th, 2016.  Boston, MA.

  • Bridging the Gap From Emerging and Evidence-Based Innovation Using Quality Improvement.  Presented at: AcademyHealth annual meeting.  June 27th, 2016.  Boston, MA.
  • The Bridge Model: Social Work-Based Transitional Care.  Presented at American Case Management Association (ACMA) annual meeting.  April 4th, 2016.  Tampa, FL.
  • Transitional Care within Population Health – Integration, Process, Performance, and Finances.  Presented at: American Society on Aging Annual Conference.  March 22nd, 2016.  Washington D.C.
  • Bridging the Gap between Emerging and Evidence-based Innovation Using Quality Improvement.  Presented at: American Society on Aging (ASA) Annual Conference.  March 22nd, 2016.  Washington D.C.
  • Population Health with Managed Long-Term Services and Supports – expert panel for AARP learning collaborative.  March 15th, 2016 (webinar).
  • Social Work Based Transitional Care.  Presented at American Society on Aging (ASA) Roundtable.  December 4th, 2015.  Chicago, IL.
  • Adapting Transitional Care Programs with Person-Centered Interventions to Impact Readmission Rates.  Presented at: The Gerontological Society of America, Annual Scientific Meeting.  November 20th, 2015.  Orlando, FL.

 

Lisa Elliott, AM ’16

Lisa Elliott, AM ’16

As a social worker doing psychotherapy with children in a medical practice in Chicago’s northern suburbs, Lisa Elliott, AM ’16, feels that SSA provided her with excellent preparation to pursue a career that was shaped by her interests.