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Preventable Readmissions Change Package (2014 Update)

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This Hospital Engagement Network (HEN) resource highlights common successful and promising practices in readmissions reduction. This 30-page PDF contains information and tips on identifying high-risk patients, promoting patient self-management, improving care and communication coordination (including medication reconciliation), conducting adequate follow up, appreciating barriers to success, and using the model for quality improvement. Several sample tools are provided in the appendices for institutional consideration. This resource is a part of the greater HEN initiative, the details of which can be found here: http://www.hret-hen.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=18&Itemid=136.

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Citation: Preventable Readmission Change Package 2014. Hospital Engagement Network website. Accessed September 28, 2016.
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