Long-Term Care

PPS Alert for Long-Term Care, June 2011

PPS Alert for Long-Term Care, June 1, 2011

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After reading this article, you will be able to:

  • Discuss the financial implications of rehospitalizations and how healthcare reform aims to reduce the rate of unnecessary hospital readmissions
  • Define a care transition
  • List ways a nursing facility can improve care transitions to help reduce rehospitalization rates
  • Identify the negative outcomes of rehospitalizations and the benefits of reducing the rate of rehospitalizations

This is an excerpt from a member only article. To read the article in its entirety, please login or subscribe to PPS Alert for Long-Term Care.

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