Preventing Pneumonia Readmissions Home Care

How to reduce Pneumonia Using Home Care Readmissions is defined as a return hos¬≠pitalization to an acute care hospital that follows a prior acute care admission within a specified time interval, called the read¬≠mission time interval which is 30 days for the Medicare Readmission penalty. Nearly 1 million hospital admissions are related to pneumonia. In […]
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Homecare Reducing Hospital Readmissions

end print and email links Reducing Readmissions Using Home Care Services The highest hospital readmission rates are for those that are diagnosed with heart failure, heart attacks, and pneumonia. A home care agency can help with the reduction of readmission rates of hospitals. Many patients who are discharged have a discharge plan but do not […]
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