A multidisciplinary care pathway significantly increases the number of early morning discharges in a large academic medical center.

Abstract

In an environment where there is increased demand for hospital beds, it is important that inpatient flow from admission to treatment to discharge is optimized. Among the many drivers that impact efficient patient throughput is an effective and timely discharge process. Early morning discharge helps align inpatient capacity with clinical demand, thereby… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/QMH.0000000000000049

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