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Palliative care can reduce emergency room visits, study finds


Palliative care reduces the number of visits seniors in long-term care settings make to emergency rooms, a new study finds.

New studies, CMS rules attempt to lower rehospitalizations for seniors

The rate of rehospitalization of seniors within 30 days of discharge from a nursing home has surged in the last several years, to an estimated annual cost of more than $17 billion.