Journal Article
Study

"Did I do as best as the system would let me?" Healthcare professional views on hospital to home care transitions.

Davis MM, Devoe M, Kansagara D, et al. Journal of general internal medicine. 2012;27:1649-56.

Health care providers and administrators expressed considerable frustration with existing hospital discharge processes, noting fragmented systems of care, poor interdisciplinary communication, and lack of a standardized approach. These problems were felt to be responsible for preventable adverse events after discharge.