Improving Transitions of Care: Cibola General Hospital and Guadalupe County Hospital Success Stories

Event Details
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)


  • Christina Campos, MBA, Administrator, Guadalupe County Hospital, New Mexico
  • Mandelyn Cordova, RN, Director of Nursing, Guadalupe County Hospital, New Mexico
  • Maria Atencio, RN, Co-Chief Nursing Officer, Cibola General Hospital, New Mexico
  • Glenna Losito, NP, MSN, Co-Chief Nursing Officer, Cibola General Hospital, New Mexico

Facilitator: Terry Hill, MPA, Executive Director, Rural Health Innovations (RHI), Duluth, MN

These hospitals share their experience in completing a SRHT Project and discuss how they have adopted care management best practices to improve quality and patient safety. The SRHT project targeted transition of care processes, which has helped prepare the hospital for a value-based payment model.

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB1RH24206, Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Grantees, $1,560,000 (0% financed with nongovernmental sources). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.