Results: Compared with inpatients
covered by UR-BMI, the inpatients
of UE-BMI were admitted to higher level medical institutions and were prescribed expensive second generation antipsychotics (SGA) medicines.
"Observation care is a well-defined set of specific, clinically appropriate services, which include ongoing short-term treatment, assessment, and reassessment before a decision can be made regarding whether patients will require further treatment as hospital inpatients
, or if they are able to be discharged from the hospital," according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Due to the safety concerns and poor insight into their deficits present in many TBI inpatients
, some form of monitoring is needed on inpatient
TBI rehabilitation units to prevent patients from injuring themselves or others.
Slightly more than half of Medicare mental health inpatients
in 2007 were treated in "scatter beds" that were not part of a designated mental health unit, Ms.
"The immediate steps include reducing the number of inpatients
admitted in order to increase the number of staff to patients at night and over the next few months, transferring inpatient
services to other local community hospitals."
We conducted an observational study of physical activity of elderly inpatients
undergoing rehabilitation across three days, including a weekend day, in comparison with community-dwelling age- and gender-matched people.
There was no significant difference in age or gender between the inpatients
The 2006 survey included 260 inpatients
discharged in September and 260 outpatients who received care in September.
Major trauma inpatients
including those with serious internal injuries and multiple fractures.
HOSPITAL bosses are preparing for an "important milestone" when a children's ward that has been shut for almost two years reopens to inpatients
TUESDAY, July 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- An increase in inpatient
volume is associated with a greater increase in diversion hours for ambulances when the volume increase occurs among inpatients
versus emergency department visitors, according to a study published in the July issue of Health Affairs.
Incidence of and risk factors for delirium among psychiatric inpatients