Elderly care model yields better outcomes, study finds

04/23/2013

The use of the Mobile Acute Care for the Elderly program was associated with lower rates of adverse outcomes and shorter hospital stays compared with usual care, according to a study in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine. However, researchers said that the patient-centered program did not reduce 30-day readmission rates or boost functional status more than the standard care.

View Full Article in:

Nurse.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Vice-President of Technology and Regulatory Affairs
AdvaMed
Washington DC, DC
Sr Product Manager Global Marketing (US/DA/00/0085/SL) - 14000009V3
Abbott
Chicago, IL
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Director of Medicare Products
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington, KY
Vice President, Information Technology
HealthPartners
MN