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Anthony Laflen, director of data analytics for Consonus

LTC earning seat at the table for preventing readmissions

Skilled-nursing leaders have long desired a seat at the table to help hospitals prevent readmissions, and a new collaboration aims to make it happen. Portland, OR-based Consonus Healthcare — which provides consulting, pharmacy and other services to long-term care facilities — has announced that it’s partnering with Collective Medical, a Salt Lake City firm that…

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Tom DePoy

Redoing readmissions

When people are discharged from the hospital following an illness, injury or surgery, that’s often not the end of the story.

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