Explore the characteristics associated with patients who are likely to be readmitted
Dr. Ed Niewiadomski discusses:
- How income and zip code can be predictors of potential readmissions.
- Tools a hospital can use upon admission to assess a patient for readmission risk.
- How the day of discharge and discharge disposition affect readmissions.
- How can a hospital identify which facilities are sending patients back more than others and what can they do with that information.