Courtney Newsome, BA
Thomas Jefferson University
Courtney Newsome is the Coordinator of Advanced Programs at the Jefferson Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education (JCIPE) at Thomas Jefferson University. She is passionate about community-based, service-learning and experiential education. She also has a background in nonprofit development, program coordination, writing and Spanish. Courtney received a bachelor’s degree in social work from Warren Wilson College.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Optimizing Patient Care Through Our Next Generation of Health Professionals: The Interprofessional Student Hotspotting Learning Collaborative (#2)
Our current healthcare system fails complex patients. Healthcare Hotspotting is the identification and engagement of the highest utilizing, most expensive patients, whose unmet complex health and social needs land them repeatedly in emergency rooms and hospitals. Coined ‘Super-utilizers’, these individuals receive services that are often ineffective. Student Hotspotting, pioneered by the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers in 2014, trains the next generation of health professionals to work in interprofessional teams to connect the most complex patients to patient-centered care…