Hospital Admission

Hospice expansion decreases hospital readmissions among all nursing home residents, study shows

By

Increasing hospice services can reduce hospital admissions among all residents of a nursing home, including those not enrolled in hospice, according to findings recently published in JAMDA.

Taking multiple medications does not pose a major hospitalization risk for those with numerous conditions, study finds

By

For some people, taking many different kinds of medication does not increase the risk of being hospitalized as much as some healthcare professionals may believe, according to recently published research out of Scotland.