Nancy Bagwell, Area Director of Operations with Peninsula Home Care, joins Jimmy and Lisa to tell us more about how to do that.
Prevention is a big part of avoiding readmission. Learning about signs and symptoms and keeping yourself healthy is all a part of prevention.
- Peninsula Home Care: 7.8%
- State: 12.5%
- National: 11.7%
PHC works closely with the hospitals to be sure the patients are given the best care, and to be sure that everyone is aware of the patients medical records. PHC can help share the patients information with their primary care physician and their specialist. “Each person can be on the same page for the total health of the person,” Nancy says.