Home Health Care News: Senior-Specific ERs, Home Care Could Reduce Hospital Admissions

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October 26, 2016


Hospital admissions have always been a major concern for the aging population, but the sheer numbers will make a rising problem even worse without alternatives to help take pressure away from hospitals.

With an influx of senior patients using emergency healthcare services, some health systems are exploring the ways in which they can improve the experience for seniors, specifically, and they’re also looking closely at care provided in the home before and after ER visits to help cut down on senior ER admissions and readmissions.

Please read the full article in Home Health Care News.