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acute care

n.
Short-term medical treatment, usually in a hospital, for patients having an acute illness or injury or recovering from surgery.
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M2 PRESSWIRE-July 26, 2019-: Global Acute Care Centers Industry Analysis 2019, Market Growth, Trends, Opportunities Forecast To 2024
On the basis of application, elderly segment is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.0% by 2025 pertaining to inclination towards acute care by geriatric population compared to adults and kids.
At December 31, 2018, Kindred through its subsidiaries had approximately 35,700 employees providing healthcare services in 1,789 locations in 45 states, including 74 long-term acute care hospitals, 22 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, 11 sub-acute units, 96 inpatient rehabilitation units (hospital-based) and contract rehabilitation service businesses which served 1,586 non-affiliated sites of service.
Additionally, surged prevalence of chronic and acute medical conditions, trauma cases, and significant rise in geriatric population offer rife growth scope in acute care hospital beds and stretchers market.
Tribune News Network Doha HAMAD Medical Corporation's (HMC) Acute Care Surgery section performs around 4,000 urgent and emergency surgeries annually, said Acting Chief Medical Officer Dr Abdulla al Ansari, adding that instilling and maintaining a safety culture is at the forefront of his team's work.
Acute Care Surgery, 2nd Edition (online access included)
11, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- From 2008 through 2015, there was a substantial shift in venue in which acute care for low-acuity conditions was sought, according to a study published online Sept.
The newly formed partnership will improve the continuum of post-acute care services available in PAM's acute medical rehabilitation and long-term acute care hospitals.
(SI), an innovator in data management and business intelligence solutions designed for Acute Care, Post-acute Care and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), announces an LOI with UPSA ACO to build a platform that will integrate out-of-network data from specialists, long term post acute care and other providers.
Advanced analytics leverage the company's proprietary datasets and the Medicare 100 percent Standard Analytic Files for hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, home health and hospice, inpatient rehabilitation facilities and long-term acute care hospitals from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, or CMS, to track interventions across multiple settings and follow beneficiaries as they move through episodes of care enabling performance improvement on key measures such as acute care readmission rates.
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