Effect of a Multidisciplinary Outpatient Model of Care on Health Outcomes in Older Patients with Multimorbidity: A Retrospective Case Control Study

OBJECTIVE To evaluate a holistic multidisciplinary outpatient model of care on hospital readmission, length of stay and mortality in older patients with multimorbidity following discharge from hospital. DESIGN AND PARTICIPANTS A pilot case-control study between March 2006 and June 2009 of patients referred on discharge to a multidisciplinary, integrated… CONTINUE READING