Home Health Care: Nurse-Physician Communication, Patient Severity, and Hospital Readmission.
Health Serv Res. 2017 Feb 19;:
Authors: Pesko MF, Gerber LM, Peng TR, Press MJ
Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate whether communication failures between home health care nurses and physicians during an episode of home care after hospital discharge are associated with hospital readmission, stratified by patients at high and low risk of readmission.