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Abstract Number: 51

THE COMPLEX CARE PLAN FOR FREQUENTLY HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS: A TOOL TO IMPROVE COMMUNICATION IN CARE TRANSITIONS

Background: Frequently hospitalized patients represent a vulnerable population due to discontinuity between episodes of inpatient, outpatient, and specialty care. This discontinuity puts patients at risk for unnecessary over-treatment, dangerous under-treatment, medication errors, and loss of [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:10+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Communication, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on THE COMPLEX CARE PLAN FOR FREQUENTLY HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS: A TOOL TO IMPROVE COMMUNICATION IN CARE TRANSITIONS

HM2017 Abstract Number: 8

A PLAN OF CARE COMMUNICATION INTERVENTION FOR HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS

Background: Substantial portions of hospitalized patients in the United States do not understand their plan of care. Hospitalized patients’ knowledge of their plan of care affects their ability to provide truly informed consent and assent [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:53:10+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Communication, Innovations Abstracts|Comments Off on A PLAN OF CARE COMMUNICATION INTERVENTION FOR HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS