Why Care Management Avoids Hospital Return Trips
February 7, 2017
Tips for staying out of the hospital after you leave.
Nearly two million Medicare beneficiaries are re-admitted to the hospital within 30 days of discharge every year and that costs $17.5 billion dollars in hospital bills. So what can we do to aim for fewer hospital u-turns? We’ll be talking about how care management with Selective Medical Services, an emerging new concept, is empowering patients and their families to coordinate care with their healthcare team and avoid future return trips to the hospital.
The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD®) is celebrating Rare Disease Day 2021 with The Balancing Act.
Travis Flores is a 29-year-old cystic fibrosis survivor and a recipient of a very rare third double-lung transplant in May 2020.
The Balancing Act has partnered with the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) and WEGO Health to shine a light on rare diseases and the impact they have on patients.