More Nurses Lead to Better Health Outcomes

A new study at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center found that the ratio of nurses to patients significantly affects the outcomes for patients. The study had a ratio of 4 children to each nurse, and found that by keeping this, the readmission rates...

New Care Management System

Health Quality Partners supplys continuous nurse visits to patients either weekly or monthly in their homes. Similar to PiCC the program seeks to prevent condistions from getting worse, and to help patients maintain medical recommendations. HQP was found to both...

Recent Research on Hospital Readmissions

The British Medical Journal released the results of a study which found that income inequality is related to an increased risk of hospital readmissions. However, the study found no link between income inequality and increased risk of death within 30 days. Another...