Utilizing home health service to decrease rehospitalizations
Annette Wingard, DNP, RN. Completed a Doctor in Nursing Practice (DNP) project in Utilizing Home Health Service to decrease rehospitalizations. My quality improvement change in practice showed a 40% decrease in rehospitalizations over a 60 day period after implementing evidence based practice strategies.
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|Type||DNP Capstone Project|
|Review Type||None: Degree-based Submission|
|Evidence Level||Quality Improvement|
|Research Approach||Translational Research/Evidence-based Practice|
Best Practices in Home Health;
Preventing Readmissions in Home Healthcare
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