Top 13 Tactics to Prevent Readmissions

More than two-thirds — 70 percent — of 107 survey-takers have created programs
to address hospital readmission rates, according to the Hospital Readmissions e-survey
by the Healthcare Intelligence Network.

Here are the top 13 tactics they employ to reduce hospital readmissions:

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2010 Benchmarks in Reducing Hospital Readmissions

2010 Benchmarks in Reducing Hospital
Readmissions provides actionable
information from 107 healthcare
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avoidable readmissions in their most
vulnerable and highest-utilization
populations. This 50-page resource
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current and planned initiatives as
well as lessons learned and results
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reduction strategies.

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