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Box 1 Summit A-ICU study enrollment criteria

From: The SUMMIT ambulatory-ICU primary care model for medically and socially complex patients in an urban federally qualified health center: study design and rationale

Enrollment criteria
 1 or more medical/surgical hospitalizations in last 6 months
 1 or more of the following medical conditions:
  Chronic kidney disease stage III
  Congestive heart failure
  Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, group C/D
  Diabetes with A1c > 8%
  End Stage Liver Disease (ESLD)
  Osteomyelitis/severe soft-tissue infection
 Or 1 or more of the following co-morbid conditions
  Mental health
  Substance use disorder
 Difficulty engaging in usual primary care (missed appointments)
Exclusion criteria
 Inability to consent (as demonstrated by “teach-back” method)
 Non-English speaking patients
 On hospice or deemed < 6 months to live at time of enrollment
 Diagnosis of terminal cancer
 Inability to participate in follow up assessment due to aphasia, severe hearing impairment or behavioral issues.