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NCPA April 21, 2021

More research – this time from the University of Michigan – tells us that potentially preventable readmissions account for 17.8 percent of all hospital readmissions after surgery, with a greater likelihood of readmission among patients who have public health insurance. Sound familiar? NCPA sees this as an opportunity for community pharmacists, as part of the patient’s health care team, to be a bridge between hospital care and home care. We’ve got a Transitions of Care toolkit to help you get involved.