Effect of Outpatient Visits and Discharge Destination on Potentially Preventable Readmissions for Congestive Heart Failure and Bacterial Pneumonia (Final Report)
This study explored the relationship between PPRs and a)
use of outpatient follow-up care, b) discharge
destination, c) rural versus urban residence of the
patient, and d) time to follow-up care.
Upper Midwest Rural Health Research Center
Marilyn Klug, Kyle Muus