Hospitals use treatment guidelines to reduce readmissions

02/9/2012 | HealthLeaders Media

Hospitals are developing diagnosis- and procedure-based treatment guidelines aimed at reducing readmissions as Medicare readies a new payment model that will penalize facilities with high readmission rates. Patient care coordination, improved discharge procedures and home monitoring are part of many hospital programs.

View Full Article in:

HealthLeaders Media

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Financial Officer
B. E. Smith
Miramar, FL
Claims Director
Springfield, OR
Attest Health Care Advisors
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical Patent Attorney
Coats and Bennett PLLC
Cary, NC
Sr. Regulatory Specialist, Biotech Center of Expertise
BASF, The Chemical Co.
San Diego, CA