Institute Quality Initiatives

Reduction of Unnecessary Readmissions

Reducing preventable hospital readmissions is a priority for healthcare providers. By ensuring accessibility to Palliative Medicine providers, social workers, and other support services, as well as focusing on creation of individualized care plans for higher risk patients, Taussig Cancer Institute has been effective in reducing preventable readmissions.

30-Day All-Cause Readmissions (N = 2799)