Re-hospitalization.

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Abstract Number: 13

THE FEASIBILITY AND ACCEPTABILITY OF VIDEO VISITS FOR HOME-LIMITED ADULTS, A PILOT PROGRAM

Background: Geriatric and palliative care patients who have been discharged from hospital and are home-limited face challenges in effectively accessing ongoing healthcare and clinical follow-up after being discharged, leaving them at risk for unnecessary re-hospitalization. [...]

By | 2019-03-18T13:27:24-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Finalist Posters - Innovations, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on THE FEASIBILITY AND ACCEPTABILITY OF VIDEO VISITS FOR HOME-LIMITED ADULTS, A PILOT PROGRAM

HM2018 Abstract Number: 133

LONG-TERM CARE PATIENTS WITH PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPIC GASTROSTOMY (PEG) TUBE: REASONS FOR RE-HOSPITALIZATIONS.

Background: Over 160,000 PEG placement procedures are performed each year in the US and 8.1% of all long-term care residents receive feeding via PEG tube. The objective of the study was to explore reasons for [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:55:09-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on LONG-TERM CARE PATIENTS WITH PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPIC GASTROSTOMY (PEG) TUBE: REASONS FOR RE-HOSPITALIZATIONS.