6 Wound Care Management Risks
Can technology reduce staff burden?
The New Role of Connected Care
Hesitation hinders adoption
Why Should Hospitals Align With Aging Agencies to Reduce Readmissions? Forming even informal arrangements with Area Agencies on Aging can help a hospital's bottom line by keeping 30-day...
—Via NAHC, WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 7, 2017)—Patients who receive home health care after a hospital discharge save the system about $6500 over the course of a year and home health care...
Understanding Treatment Options in COPD and PAP Therapy
Technology is the key to preventing readmissions
An HME Approach to Discharge Planning
A guide for packaging and providing single-source oxygen at discharge
TUCSON, Ariz. (July 10, 2017)—COPD hospitalizations are at an all-time high. The 30-day readmission rate for patients ranges from 20 to 39 percent, with related health care costs at an estimated $50...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 4, 2017)—The Council for Quality Respiratory Care (CQRC)—a coalition of the nation’s home oxygen therapy providers and manufacturing companies—expressed disappointment...