Emergency Department Utilization Report to Decrease Visits by Pediatric Gastroenterology Patients.

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Emergency department (ED) utilization is a major driver of health care costs. Specialist physicians have an important role in addressing ED utilization, especially at highly specialized, academic medical centers. We sought to investigate whether reporting of ED utilization to specialist physicians can decrease ED visits. METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2015-3586

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