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Care Transitions from Hospital to Home:

Discharge Planning

Discharge Planning is a strategy to engage patients and family members in the transition from hospital to home, with the goal of reducing adverse events and preventable readmissions. A Discharge Strategy can be used on its own or in conjunction with other initiatives, including RED (Re-engineering Discharge), the Care Transitions program, and BOOSTing (Better Outcomes for Older Adults Through Safe Transitions) Care Transitions.

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