Nov 19, 2018
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Avoiding Rehospitalizations of Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries… A collaboration of care

Currently twenty-five Hospital Engagement Networks are working closely with hospitals to improve quality of care, provide more intense resident education on their disease, and provide hospital patients with a post-hospital plan that includes future medical visits, pre-arranged appointments, diet and activity restrictions, and pharmacy reports on medications and stopped medications. ... As an incentive for improved quality of care and the reduction of potentially avoidable hospitalizations, nursing homes and other providers for dual eligible recipients will be included in a bundled pay package for services rendered.
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