Care coordination and Readmission

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HM2017 Abstract Number: 249

IMPLEMENTING A HOSPITAL BASED TRANSITIONAL CARE MANAGEMENT INITIATIVE REDUCES READMISSION RATES

Background: National readmission rates for all-cause hospitalizations are as high as 14 readmits per 100 index admissions and have been relatively unchanged for at least the last 5 years (Fingar K, et al. Agency for [...]

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