Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Assessing Feasibility of Measuring Veterans’ Experiences and Receipt of Follow-Up Care after VA Emergency Department Treat-and-Release Visits|
Kristina M Cordasco
||West Los Angeles, CA
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||Health Services R&D
|| February 2020 -
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Multiple studies have documented that poor communication across care transitions leads to medical errors, adverse clinical outcomes, inefficient care, and less favorable patient experiences. However, relatively little attention has been given to the transition between emergency department (ED) and follow-up care for patients discharged directly from the ED. Patients discharged from EDs may have one or more urgent follow-up care needs, such as repeat laboratory assessments, specialty care consult...
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