Transitions of Care
Hospitalists do not do SNF handoffs in the same manner as ICUs, but it’s time to change.
Medicare auditors have been given discretion to overlook an inpatient order flaw, but providers have not.
Key issues might not be captured in standard postdischarge surveys.
Does patient experience correlate with specific hospital care coordination and transition strategies, and if so, which strategies most strongly...
Hospitalists must consider how to best identify patients and conditions appropriate for transitions of care.
Does prompting hospitalists during interdisciplinary rounds to discontinue lab orders on patients nearing discharge result in a decrease in lab...
It is paramount that we use all available resources to gain a deep understanding of the patient in as short a time as possible.
“As hospital medicine continues to advance, we are being asked to help hospitals and health care systems with challenges that extend beyond the...
Does introduction of an Enhanced Care Program affect 30-day readmissions of patients discharged from an acute care hospital to a skilled nursing...