Optimizing transitions of care to reduce rehospitalizations.
Cleve Clin J Med. 2014 May;81(5):312-320
Authors: Li J, Young R, Williams MV
Transitions of care-when patients move from one health care facility to another or back home-that are poorly executed result in adverse effects for patients. Fortunately, programs can be implemented that enhance collaboration across care settings and improve outcomes including reducing hospital readmission rates.
PMID: 24789590 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]