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Serving High Need/High Cost Patients in the Emergency Department

Description
Provides an overview of high-need/high-cost (HNHC) patient program design, implementation, operation, and assessment for rural hospitals to improve participant health, reduce emergency department (ED) visits, and decrease hospital charges. Includes links to additional resources and HNHC patient program case studies.
Author(s)
A. Clinton MacKinney, Christopher Stamy
Date
01/2021
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Value
Tagged as
Access · Emergency department and urgent care services · Evaluation methods and resources · Healthcare quality · Hospitals