A virtual hospital and a trial of inhaled interferon-beta both reported success, studies compared COVID-19 and other critically ill patients, and mortality and readmission risks were quantified in recent ... Patients requiring hospital-level care for
On Nov. 25, 2020, CMS announced it will launch an Acute Hospital Care at Home program. ... Patients can be transferred from EDs or inpatient wards to hospital-level care at home.
This intervention differed from previous hospital-at-home trials by including more diagnoses and 30 days of postacute care to improve care coordination, facilitate access, and enhance postacute illness self-management. ... A trial that bundled hospital-at
The study hospital did not have access to high-sensitivity troponin testing, which would have reduced the number of patients requiring any imaging. ... A trial that bundled hospital-at-home (HaH) care with 30 days of postacute transitional care found
A randomized trial of hospital at home found no difference in the proportion of patients who had died or were living at home at six months, although participants who had received ... Researchers conducted the trial to assess the clinical effectiveness of
You don't really want to take diagnostic dilemmas into Hospital at Home,” Dr. ... Most Hospital at Home clinicians see a maximum of six patients a day.
Atrium Health, and Stephanie Murphy, DO, medical director of the Atrium Health Hospital at Home program. ... The intense one was the virtual acute care; that's also called the hospital at home.
They were then either admitted to the general medicine ward (n=53) or the hospital-at-home program (which included education for patients and families and frequent physician and nurse visits) ... The study demonstrates that hospital-at-home care is a
The hospital-at-home program included daily physician visits, twice-daily nursing visits, specialist care by telemedicine, and continuous monitoring of vital signs. ... Patients randomized to a hospital-at-home program had lower costs and readmissions
This month's issue includes stories on guidelines, hospital care at home, and patient satisfaction, among others. ... The idea of a hospitalist making house calls may seem counterintuitive, but that's exactly what happens in the Hospital at Home program,