Quality of data is more important than quantity

April 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Apr2009, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p41
The article discusses the significance of correct information in the assessment of patient falls in the U.S. Charlene Ross, partner and consultant with RBC Consulting in Phoenix, Arizona, suggests that hospice managers should know when a fall occurred and how to assist patient when it occurred. Moreover, it advises to conduct further investigation when a patient is identified at risk of falls upon his or her admission.


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