Implementing a comprehensive functional model of care in hospitalized older adults

Denise L. Lyons

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Abstract

The implementation of a functional model of care in hospitalized older adults has had a positive impact on length of stay (LOS), 30-day re-admission rate, and fall rate. Estimated savings associated with the 3-month post-intervention LOS reduction was $200,000.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)379-385
Number of pages7
JournalMEDSURG Nursing
Volume23
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Medical–Surgical

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