Effect of Outpatient Visits and Discharge Destination on Potentially Preventable Readmissions for Congestive Heart Failure and Bacterial Pneumonia
Explores the relationship between potentially preventable hospital readmissions, discharge destination, time to follow-up care, use of outpatient follow-up care and rural versus urban residence of the patient.
Marilyn G. Klug, Kyle Muus
Upper Midwest Rural Health Research Center
Healthcare quality · Hospitals · Outpatient care · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data