The Readmissions Master Plan

November 2013
HealthLeaders Magazine;Nov2013, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p74
The article discusses the move of leaders in Memorial Hermann in Houston, Texas of closing care continuum gaps to reduce preventable readmissions. Details relating to the organizational improvements in Memorial Hermann are also discussed. Particular focus is given to the comprehensive program implemented in Memorial Hermann to better manage high-risk patient and close gaps in the care continuum that historically led to readmissions.


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