Rehospitalizations Are a Real Problem, Here’s How to Reduce Them

Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program

The Problem of Rehospitalizations

What is the harm of rehospitalizations?

An Effective Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program

EasyLiving’s Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program: Addressing Common Causes of Rehospitalizations

Medication errors, noncompliance, reconciliation issues

Lack of proper follow up care and timely doctor’s appointments after discharge

Falls

Gaps in post-hospital services/lack of support

Infections & pneumonia

Failure to spot and address red flags about the condition

Failure to follow discharge orders/difficulty understanding or not being given discharge instructions

Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program Results