Physicians, health plan, hospital team up

March 2011
Patient Education Management;Mar2011, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p33
Academic Journal
The article discusses how a joint effort by U-Care, a health plan based in Minneapolis, Minnesota; Fairview Physicians Associates (FPA), a network of primary care and specialty providers; and Fairview Southdale Hospital, both located in Edina, Minnesota, reduced Medicare hospital readmissions within 30 days of discharge, by 30 percent or more over an eight-month period.


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