Readmission Rate

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Abstract Number: 461

BEDSIDE HUDDLE AT DISCHARGE: EVOLUTION OF THE TACTIC FOR READMISSION REDUCTION IN HIGH RISK MEDICINE PATIENTS

Background: Hospital readmission rate is viewed as an indirect indicator of quality of care provided by a hospital. We completed a small pilot study looking at a multidisciplinary bedside huddle in the 24 – 48 [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:27:00-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Research, Value in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on BEDSIDE HUDDLE AT DISCHARGE: EVOLUTION OF THE TACTIC FOR READMISSION REDUCTION IN HIGH RISK MEDICINE PATIENTS

Abstract Number: 321

ORAL NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTATION REDUCES READMISSION OF MALNOURISHED PATIENTS

Background: According to a report of the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) that looked at hospital admissions in 2013, the care of hospitalized malnourished patients costs twice as much as those without malnourishment due [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:23:35-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on ORAL NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTATION REDUCES READMISSION OF MALNOURISHED PATIENTS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 236

THE IMPACT OF A HOSPITALISTS READMISSIONS REVIEW TOOL ON PERSPECTIVES CONCERNING READMISSION PREVENTABILITY AND READMISSION RATES

Background: Readmissions continue to be a significant burden on health systems and in 2017 nearly 80% of all hospitals face financial penalties for 30-day readmissions. There are limited examples of standardized processes for notifying discharging [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:53:38-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Quality Improvement|Comments Off on THE IMPACT OF A HOSPITALISTS READMISSIONS REVIEW TOOL ON PERSPECTIVES CONCERNING READMISSION PREVENTABILITY AND READMISSION RATES