Philly hospital's discharge program reduces readmissions 50%

05/7/2013 | MedCityNews.com

A patient discharge program at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia that focuses on medication compliance has led to a 50% decrease in 30-day readmissions, officials said. The REACH program includes medication education, providing a month's supply for patients to take home and follow-up phone calls.

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