TITLE

EARLY DISCHARGE: GIVE IT THE PUSH

AUTHOR(S)
Jenkins, Alison
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;7/13/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 44, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the decision of healthcare staff to give early discharge to patients due to factors such as bed shortages and economics in Great Britain. Comparison of the strategies made in the American healthcare system where insurance companies want to pay for the shortest possible stay in the hospital; Insights on the experiences of the author regarding the hospitalization of her son; Health risks of patients discharge early.
ACCESSION #
17636165

 

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