Jagsi R, Griffith KA, Vicini F, et al for the Michigan Radiation Oncology Quality Consortium. JAMA Oncol. Epub 2022 Apr 21.
Post-acute transitions – which involve patients being discharged from the hospital to home-based or community care environments – are associated with patient safety risks, often due to poor communication and fragmented care. This primer outlines the main types of home-based care services and formal home-based care programs and how these services can increase patient safety and improve health outcomes.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute care edition. April 7, 2022; 27(2):1-6.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 7, 2022. RFA-HS-22-008.