Conclusion: our findings imply that a post discharge phone call practice serves to identify information gaps and provide opportunity to clarify stroke awareness, thus, bridging the gap of understanding and compliance regarding stroke management and prevention. Bridging the gap part of bridging the gap between a treatment program and aa is the temporary contact program, following discharge hospital and. Bridging the gap september 25, 2014 orientation manual page 1 preface this document is the product of a cooperative team effort between the parent.
Promotion of intra-professional understanding between the two groups of doctors through the provision of gp-led training might assist in bridging the gap between the two care settings and improving the quality of information produced by hospital doctors at discharge. Patients are susceptible to various problems following hospital discharge, including medication errors this commentary suggests that improving the transfer of patient medication history, performing home visits to follow up with patients, and collaboration between primary care and community pharmacy can help reduce adverse drug events after patients are discharged from the hospital. Bridging the gap clarisse wilson october 6, 2011 political science 107 certain people think the reason there is a huge achievement gap between races, is due to a lack of motivation in minority homes, and in some ways that could be true however, being in a minority household in this time period, would give a child more motivation to not end up. Components of discharge planning include the coordination of multidisciplinary care plans, parent assessment and teaching, parent support, the arrangement of post-discharge services, and the establishment of a link between hospital and community.
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Bridging the gap from inpatient to outpatient care how the time from hospital discharge to charge date was reduced from an average 37 days in 2013 (prior to the. Bridging acute and post-acute care care within 30 days of post-acute discharge, and average length of stay in the post-acute setting beneficiaries treated in. Transitional care programs transitional health care provides a bridge between hospital, rehabilitation, and home social services including discharge.