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Rural Post-Acute Care: Improving Transitions to Enhance Patient Recovery

Description
Highlights approaches that are improving patient transitions from acute care to post-acute care (PAC) in rural settings. Features a tertiary facility's communication with skilled nursing facilities in Tennessee and Kentucky, a Nebraska Critical Access Hospital's swing bed program, and a home health agency serving rural Maine.
Author(s)
Jenn Lukens
Date
05/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Critical Access Hospitals · Home health · Post-acute care · Swing bed services · Kentucky · Maine · Nebraska · Tennessee