A collection of success stories on care coordination and readmissions from the front lines of American health care, providing free access to strategies used by hospitals and medical practices nationwide to improve care.
A national conversation highlighting efforts to improve care transitions, reduce avoidable hospital readmissions, and lift overall quality of care.
May 1, 2014 | Journal Article
Understanding what drives hospital readmission rates helps practitioners develop best practices and targeted interventions.
April 9, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
When workloads increase for hospitalists—the physicians who care exclusively for hospitalized patients—so do length of stay and costs, according to a study published by JAMA Internal Medicine.
Care About Your Care is a national conversation highlighting efforts to improve care transitions, reduce avoidable hospital readmissions, and lift the overall quality of care.
November 12, 2013 | Issue Brief
Although not all readmissions can be prevented, research shows that there are strategies that hospitals can employ to avert many readmissions.
April 8, 2013 | Story
Methodist South Hospital formed a multidisciplinary in-hospital team to develop interventions targeted at reducing the hospital’s readmissions rate.