The Future of Health Care is in the Home.
This month CareCentrix report "The Future of Healthcare is in the Home" by Christy Marks-Davis.
"Redirecting care from long-term care facilities to the home wold general significant savings while improving clinical outcomes and increasing patient satisfaction.
The Scope of the Problem
There are $100B worth of wasted resources that could be saved by improving care coordination and reducing unnecessary acute care."
The article went on to report:
"The Case for Care at Home
An increasing body of evidence suggested that care at home is financially advantageous. For example, an April 2018 study in the American Journal of Medicine found that discharge from acute care hospitals with home health care produced substantial reductions in utilization and decrease risk of hospital admissions and death."