Discharge Planning - June 2016

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Welcome to the June bulletin on Discharge Planning being produced by the HEFT Library Services. This issue will highlight evidence published in the previous 6 months. Please login to your Athens account to access the full text.

Admission prevention

Donzac, D., Williams, V., Robinson, J., Zimlichman, E., Aujesky, D., Vasilevskis, E., Kripalani, S., Metlay, P., Wallington, T., Fletcher, S., Auerbach, D. & Schnipper, L. 2016, "International Validity of the HOSPITAL Score to Predict 30-Day Potentially Avoidable Hospital Readmissions", JAMA Internal Medicine, vol. 176, no. 4, pp. 496-503. Available from EBSCOhost in International Validity of the HOSPITAL Score to Predict 30-Day Potentially Avoidable Hospital Readmissions ;.

Jenq, Y., Doyle, M., Belton, M., Herrin, J. & Horwitz, I. 2016, "Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Large-Scale Readmission Reduction Program", JAMA Internal Medicine, vol. 176, no. 5, pp. 681-691. Available from EBSCOhost in Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Large-Scale Readmission Reduction Program ;.

Nuti, V., Li, Q., Rumsfeld, S., Ross, S., Masoudi, A., Normand, T., Murugiah, K., Bernheim, M., Suter, G., Krumholz, M. & Qin, L. 2016, "Association of Admission to Veterans Affairs Hospitals vs Non-Veterans Affairs Hospitals With Mortality and Readmission Rates Among Older Men Hospitalized With Acute Myocardial Infarction, Heart Failure, or Pneumonia", JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 315, no. 6, pp. 582-593

Tartof, Y., Lei, Q., Rieg, K., Yu, C., Sy, S., Hung, F.,Tseng, Hechter, C., Jacobsen, J., Qian, L. & Tseng, H.,Fu 2016, "Safety of Seasonal Influenza Vaccination in Hospitalized Surgical Patients: A Cohort Study", Annals of Internal Medicine, vol. 164, no. 9, pp. 593-600. Available from EBSCOhost in Safety of Seasonal Influenza Vaccination in Hospitalized Surgical Patients: A Cohort Study ;.

Bed management

"UL hospitals bed management in chaos", 2015, World of Irish Nursing & Midwifery, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 19-20.

Allen, D. 2015, "Inside 'bed management': ethnographic insights from the vantage point of UK hospital nurses", Sociology of health & illness, vol. 37, no. 3, pp. 370-385.

Belciug, S. & Gorunescu, F. 2016, "A hybrid genetic algorithm-queuing multi-compartment model for optimizing inpatient bed occupancy and associated costs", Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, vol. 68, pp. 59 . Available from Elsevier in A hybrid genetic algorithm-queuing multi-compartment model for optimizing inpatient bed occupancy and associated costs ;.

Cameron, A., Rodgers, K., Ireland, A., Jamdar, R. & McKay, A. 2015, "A simple tool to predict admission at the time of triage", Emergency medicine journal : EMJ, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 174

McCoy, V., Gale, R., Sunderram, J., Ohman-Strickland, A. & Eisenstein, M. 2015, "Reduced Hospital Duration of Stay Associated with Revised Emergency Department-Intensive Care Unit Admission Policy: A before and after Study", The Journal of emergency medicine, vol. 49, no. 6, pp. 893. Available from Elsevier in Reduced Hospital Duration of Stay Associated with Revised Emergency Department-Intensive Care Unit Admission Policy: A before and after Study ;.

Sobolev, B., Guy, P., Sheehan, K.,Jane, Kuramoto, L., Bohm, E., Beaupre, L., Sutherland, M., Dunbar, M., Griesdale, D., Morin, N., Harvey, E. & Canadian, C.,Fractures 2016, "Time trends in hospital stay after hip fracture in Canada, 2004-2012: database study", Archives of osteoporosis, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 13.

Winemaker, M., Petruccelli, D., Kabali, C. & de, B.,Justin 2015, "Not all total joint replacement patients are created equal: preoperative factors and length of stay in hospital", Canadian journal of surgery.Journal canadien de chirurgie, vol. 58, no. 3, pp. 160. Available from ProQuest in Not all total joint replacement patients are created equal: preoperative factors and length of stay in hospital ;.

Capacity planning

Ferraro, M., Reamer, B., Reynolds, A., Howell, J., Moldenhauer, S. & Day, T.,Eugene 2015, "Capacity planning for maternal-fetal medicine using discrete event simulation", American Journal of Perinatology, vol. 32, no. 8, pp. 761.

Mathews, S. & Long, F. 2015, "A Conceptual Framework for Improving Critical Care Patient Flow and Bed Use", Annals of the American Thoracic Society, vol. 12, no. 6, pp. 886 . Available from ProQuest in A Conceptual Framework for Improving Critical Care Patient Flow and Bed Use ;.

Siegel, M., Koller, D., Vogt, V. & Sundmacher, L. 2016, "Developing a composite index of spatial accessibility across different health care sectors: A German example", Health Policy, vol. 120, no. 2, pp. 205-213 . Available from Elsevier in Developing a composite index of spatial accessibility across different health care sectors: A German example ;.

Discharge coordination

No new evidence

Discharge process

RCN responds to report on unsafe discharge from hospital [May 2016]

"Discharge planning", 2016, Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987), vol. 30, no. 20, pp. 17.

"New discharge planning rules focus on preferences, transitions", 2016, Hospital case management: the monthly update on hospital-based care planning and critical paths, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 17.

Goldman, J., Reeves, S., Wu, R., Silver, I., MacMillan, K. & Kitto, S. 2016, "A sociological exploration of the tensions related to interprofessional collaboration in acute-care discharge planning", Journal of Interprofessional Care, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 217-226.

Gonazalves-Bradley, C., Lannin, A., Clemson, M., Cameron, D. & Shepperd, S. 2016, "Discharge planning from hospital", The Cochrane database of systematic reviews, vol. 1 . Available from Wiley in Discharge planning from hospital ;.

Hofflander, M., Nilsson, L., EriksAcn, S. & Borg, C. 2016, "Framing the implementation process of video conferencing in discharge planning-According to staff experience", Informatics for Health & Social Care, vol. 41, no. 2, pp. 192-210.

Lau-Walker, M., Landy, A. & Murrells, T. 2016, "Personalised discharge care planning for postmyocardial infarction patients through the use of the Personalised Patient Education Protocol - implementing theory into practice", Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol. 25, no. 9, pp. 1292.

Sivasundaram, L., Heckmann, N., Pannell, C., Alluri, K., Omid, R. & Hatch, F.,Rick 2016, "Preoperative risk factors for discharge to a postacute care facility after shoulder arthroplasty", Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery / American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons ...et al.], vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 201 . Available from Elsevier in Preoperative risk factors for discharge to a postacute care facility after shoulder arthroplasty ;.

Toral-Lapez, I., Fern¡ndez-Alc¡ntara, M., Gonz¡lez-Carrin, P., Cruz-Quintana, F., Rivas-Campos, A. & Pacrez-Marfil, N. 2016, "Needs Perceived by Parents of Preterm Infants: Integrating Care Into the Early Discharge Process", Journal of pediatric nursing, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. e99-NaN.

Ulin, K., Olsson, L., Wolf, A. & Ekman, I. 2016, "Person-centred care: An approach that improves the discharge process", European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. e19-NaN.

Education and Practice

Hass, S., Jaekel, C. & Nesbitt, B. 2015, "Nursing Strategies to Reduce Length of Stay for Persons Undergoing Total Knee Replacement", Journal of nursing care quality, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 283-289.

Malagon-Maldonado, G., Hiner, B. & Lanciers, M. 2015, "Broadening the Horizons on Predictors of Discharge Teaching, Discharge Readiness, and Postdischarge Outcomes...Proceedings of the 2015 AWHONN Convention", JOGNN: Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, vol. 44, pp. S58-NaN . Available from EBSCOhost in Broadening the Horizons on Predictors of Discharge Teaching, Discharge Readiness, and Postdischarge Outcomes ;.

Estimating dates for discharge

"Setting the time and date helps enhance patients' discharge experience", 2015, Hospital case management : the monthly update on hospital-based care planning and critical paths, vol. 23, no. 7, pp. 86.

Fonseca, E., Sander, D., Hess, P. & Ghosh, S. 2015, "Hospital Admissions, Costs, and 30-Day Readmissions Among Newly Diagnosed Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation Patients Treated with Dabigatran Etexilate or Warfarin", Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy, vol. 21, no. 11, pp. 1039.

Ingram, C., Powell, E., Blair, S., Pontin, D., Redshaw, M., Manns, S., Beasant, L., Burden, H., Johnson, D., Rose, C. & Fleming, J. 2016, "Does family-centred neonatal discharge planning reduce healthcare usage? A before and after study in South West England", BMJ open, vol. 6, no. 3. Available from National Library of Medicine in Does family-centred neonatal discharge planning reduce healthcare usage? A before and after study in South West England ;.

Jin, B., Zhao, Y., Hao, S., Shin, A.,Young, Wang, Y., Zhu, C., Hu, Z., Fu, C., Ji, J., Wang, Y., Zhao, Y., Jiang, Y., Dai, D., Culver, S., Alfreds, T., Rogow, T., Stearns, F., Sylvester, G., Widen, E. & Ling, B. 2016, "Prospective stratification of patients at risk for emergency department revisit: resource utilization and population management strategy implications", BMC emergency medicine, vol. 16, pp. 10 . Available from ProQuest in Prospective stratification of patients at risk for emergency department revisit: resource utilization and population management strategy implications ;.

Murphy, D., Crowley, R., Spencer, A. & Birch, M. 2015, "When can I go home? A prospective case control study to improve communication with patients regarding their diagnosis, treatment plan and likely discharge date", The New Zealand medical journal, vol. 128, no. 1412, pp. 53. Available from ProQuest in When can I go home? A prospective case control study to improve communication with patients regarding their diagnosis, treatment plan and likely discharge date ;.

New, P.W., McDougall, K.E. & Scroggie, C.P.R. 2016, "Improving discharge planning communication between hospitals and patients", Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 46, no. 1, pp. 57.

Picker, D., Heard, K., Bailey, C., Martin, R., LaRossa, N. & Kollef, H. 2015, "The number of discharge medications predicts thirty-day hospital readmission: a cohort study", BMC health services research, vol. 15, pp. 282 . Available from ProQuest in The number of discharge medications predicts thirty-day hospital readmission: a cohort study ;.

Wertheimer, B., Jacobs, E.A., Iturrate, E., Bailey, M. & Hochman, K. 2015, "Discharge before noon: Effect on throughput and sustainability", Journal of hospital medicine, vol. 10, no. 10, pp. 664.

Multidisciplinary team discharges

Uhlig, T., Palm, A., Olsen, I.,Christoffer & Grotle, M. 2016, "Involvement of the multidisciplinary team and outcomes in inpatient rehabilitation among patients with inflammatory rheumatic disease", BMC musculoskeletal disorders, vol. 17, pp. 18. Available from ProQuest in Involvement of the multidisciplinary team and outcomes in inpatient rehabilitation among patients with inflammatory rheumatic disease ;.

Wariyapola, C., Littlehales, E., Abayasekara, K., Fall, D., Parker, V. & Hatton, G. 2016, "Improving the quality of vascular surgical discharge planning in a hub centre", Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, vol. 98, no. 4, pp. 275 . Available from EBSCOhost in Improving the quality of vascular surgical discharge planning in a hub centre ;.

Nurse-led discharge

"Research reveals efficacy of nurse-led discharge", 2015, Nursing times, vol. 111, no. 38, pp. 4. Available from Ovid in Research reveals efficacy of nurse-led discharge ;.

Cannon, M., Hersey, D., Harrison, S., Joy, B., Naguib, A., Galantowicz, M. & Simsic, J. 2016, "Improving Surveillance and Prevention of Surgical Site Infection in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery", American Journal of Critical Care : An Official Publication, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, vol. 25, no. 2 . Available from EBSCOhost in Improving Surveillance and Prevention of Surgical Site Infection in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery ;.

Chan, B., Goldman, L.,Elizabeth, Sarkar, U., Schneidermann, M., Kessell, E., Guzman, D., Critchfield, J. & Kushel, M. 2015, "The Effect of a Care Transition Intervention on the Patient Experience of Older Multi-Lingual Adults in the Safety Net: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial", Journal of general internal medicine, vol. 30, no. 12, pp. 1788.

Chen, L., Xiao, L.,Dongxia & De, B.,Anita 2016, "First-time stroke survivors and caregivers' perceptions of being engaged in rehabilitation", Journal of advanced nursing, vol. 72, no. 1, pp. 73 . Available from Ovid in First-time stroke survivors and caregivers' perceptions of being engaged in rehabilitation ;.

Clari, M., Frigerio, S., Ricceri, F., Pici, A., Alvaro, R. & Dimonte, V. 2015, "Follow-up telephone calls to patients discharged after undergoing orthopaedic surgery: double-blind, randomised controlled trial of efficacy", Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol. 24, no. 19, pp. 2736.

Ekim, A. & Ocakci, A.,Ferda 2016, "Efficacy of a Transition Theory-Based Discharge Planning Program for Childhood Asthma Management", International journal of nursing knowledge, vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 70.

Fox, M. 2016, "Nurse-led early discharge planning for chronic disease reduces hospital readmission rates and all-cause mortality", Evidence-based nursing, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 62

Hadi, M.,Abdul, Alldred, D.,Phillip, Briggs, M., Marczewski, K. & Closs, S.,JosAc 2016, "Effectiveness of a community based nurse-pharmacist managed pain clinic: A mixed-methods study", International journal of nursing studies, vol. 53, pp. 219.

Hahn, G., Jaarsma, T., WaldrAcus, N. & Linssen, C.M. 2016, "Urine measurement indicates the plasma brain natriuretic peptide concentration during optimization of heart failure treatment", Scandinavian Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation, vol. 76, no. 2, pp. 112.

Janasdattir, J., Klinke, E. & Jansdattir, H. 2016, "Integrative review of nurse-led follow-up after discharge from the ICU", Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 20.

Masterson, C.,Ruth, Patey, M., Lee, S., Kuan, A., Jurgens, C. & Riegel, B. 2016, "Motivational interviewing to improve self-care for patients with chronic heart failure: MITI-HF randomized controlled trial", Patient education and counseling, vol. 99, no. 2, pp. 256. Available from Elsevier in Motivational interviewing to improve self-care for patients with chronic heart failure: MITI-HF randomized controlled trial ;.

Tubbs-Cooley, L., Pickler, H., Simmons, M., Auger, A., Beck, F., Sauers-Ford, S., Sucharew, H., Solan, G., White, M., Sherman, N., Statile, M., Shah, S. & H2O, H.2.O.,Group 2016, "Testing a post-discharge nurse-led transitional home visit in acute care pediatrics: the Hospital-To-Home Outcomes (H2O) study protocol", Journal of advanced nursing, vol. 72, no. 4, pp. 915. Available from Ovid in Testing a post-discharge nurse-led transitional home visit in acute care pediatrics: the Hospital-To-Home Outcomes (H2O) study protocol ;.

Vat, M., Common, C., Laizner, A.,Maria, Borduas, C. & Maheu, C. 2015, "Reasons for returning to the emergency department following discharge from an internal medicine unit: perspectives of patients and the liaison nurse clinician", Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol. 24, no. 23, pp. 3605.

Venkatasalu, M.,Ramasamy, Clarke, A. & Atkinson, J. 2015, "'Being a conduit' between hospital and home: stakeholders' views and perceptions of a nurse-led Palliative Care Discharge Facilitator Service in an acute hospital setting", Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol. 24, no. 11, pp. 1676-1686. Available from EBSCOhost in 'Being a conduit' between hospital and home: stakeholders' views and perceptions of a nurse-led Palliative Care Discharge Facilitator Service in an acute hospital setting ;.

Wong, F.,Yuet & Yeung, S.,Ming 2015, "Effects of a 4-week transitional care programme for discharged stroke survivors in Hong Kong: a randomised controlled trial", Health & social care in the community, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 619.

Zhu, Q., Liu, J., Hu, H. & Wang, S. 2015, "Effectiveness of nurse-led early discharge planning programmes for hospital inpatients with chronic disease or rehabilitation needs: a systematic review and meta-analysis", Journal of Clinical Nursing, vol. 24, no. 19, pp. 2993.

Patient centred discharges

"CMS proposes prioritizing patient preferences, linking patients to follow-up care in discharge planning process", 2016, ED management : the monthly update on emergency department management, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 30.

"Discharge planning proposed rule focuses on patient preferences", 2016, Hospital peer review, vol. 41, no. 2, pp. 21.

Baier, R., Wysocki, A., Gravenstein, S., Cooper, E., Mor, V. & Clark, M. 2015, "A qualitative study of choosing home health care after hospitalization: the unintended consequences of 'patient choice' requirements", Journal of general internal medicine, vol. 30, no. 5, pp. 634. Available from Wiley Online Library Free Content NHS Collection in A qualitative study of choosing home health care after hospitalization: the unintended consequences of 'patient choice' requirements ;.

Readmissions

"Patient education for prevention of readmissions", 2016, AORN Journal, vol. 103, no. 2, pp. P10-NaN . Available from ProQuest in Patient education for prevention of readmissions ;.

"Preventing readmissions is a core focus of new discharge planning rules", 2016, Hospital Case Management, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 20-22.

"Talk to each other to improve patient care, reduce readmissions", 2016, Hospital Case Management, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 1-4.

Amin, D., Ford, R., Ghazarian, R., Love, B. & Cheng, L. 2016, "Parent and Physician Perceptions Regarding Preventability of Pediatric Readmissions", Hospital pediatrics, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 80. Available from Highwire Press in Parent and Physician Perceptions Regarding Preventability of Pediatric Readmissions

Brockway, K., Thimons, D., Hartle, J., Dusch, L. & Mantine, L. 2016, "Decreasing Readmissions Through Transitional Care from Skilled Nursing Facilities to Home", Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. B14-NaN . Available from Elsevier in Decreasing Readmissions Through Transitional Care from Skilled Nursing Facilities to Home

BUTCHER, B.. 2016, "Oncologists Seek to Understand, Address Hospital Readmissions", Oncology Times, vol. 38, no. 6, pp. 1-5.

Devereaux, T., Marchetti, G., Zionts, N., Engberg, S., Watzlaf, V., Bonenberger, S. & Perry, A. 2016, "Condition-Specific SBAR Effect on Transfers, Hospitalizations, and 30-day Readmissions from Long-Term Care to Acute-Care", Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. B25-NaN . Available from Elsevier in Condition-Specific SBAR Effect on Transfers, Hospitalizations, and 30-day Readmissions from Long-Term Care to Acute-Care ;.

Fisher, R., Graham, E., Krishnan, S. & Ottenbacher, J. 2016, "Predictors of 30-Day Readmission Following Inpatient Rehabilitation for Patients at High Risk for Hospital Readmission", Physical Therapy, vol. 96, no. 1, pp. 62 . Available from ProQuest in Predictors of 30-Day Readmission Following Inpatient Rehabilitation for Patients at High Risk for Hospital Readmission ;.

Hill, E., Osterweil, D., Bakerjian, D. & Lam, A. 2016, "Post-Acute Care: Regarding Burke RE, Whitfield EA, Hittle D, et al. Hospital Readmission From Post-Acute Care Facilities: Risk Factors, Timing, and Outcomes", Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 368-370 . Available from Elsevier in Hospital Readmission From Post-Acute Care Facilities: Risk Factors, Timing, and Outcomes ;.

Lau, D., Padwal, S., Majumdar, R., Pederson, L., Belga, S., Kahlon, S., Fradette, M., Boyko, D. & McAlister, A. 2016, "Patient-Reported Discharge Readiness and 30-Day Risk of Readmission or Death: A Prospective Cohort Study", The American Journal of Medicine, vol. 129, no. 1, pp. 89
. Available from Elsevier in Patient-Reported Discharge Readiness and 30-Day Risk of Readmission or Death: A Prospective Cohort Study ;.

Sabbatini, K., Kocher, E., Basu, A. & Hsia, Y. 2016, "In-Hospital Outcomes and Costs Among Patients Hospitalized During a Return Visit to the Emergency Department", JAMA, vol. 315, no. 7, pp. 663 . Available from Ovid in In-Hospital Outcomes and Costs Among Patients Hospitalized During a Return Visit to the Emergency Department ;.

Shy, D., Kim, Y., Genes, G., Lowry, T., Loo, T., Hwang, U., Richardson, D. & Shapiro, S. 2016, "Increased Identification of Emergency Department 72-hour Returns Using Multihospital Health Information Exchange", Academic Emergency Medicine, vol. 23, no. 5, pp. 645-650. Available from Ovid in Increased Identification of Emergency Department 72-hour Returns Using Multihospital Health Information Exchange ;.

Wang, A., Wang, A., Wang, A., Laird, S. & Agnihotri, P. 2016, "Appropriate Hospice Referral Can Reduce Readmit to Acute Hospital for Patients in Post-Acute-Care Rehabilitation", Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. B24-NaN. Available from Elsevier in Appropriate Hospice Referral Can Reduce Readmit to Acute Hospital for Patients in Post-Acute-Care Rehabilitation ;.

Sanchez, M., Douglass, A. & Mancuso, A. 2015, "Revisiting Project Re-Engineered Discharge (RED): The Impact of a Pharmacist Telephone Intervention on Hospital Readmission Rates", Pharmacotherapy, vol. 35, no. 9, pp. 805.

Simple discharges and complex discharges

Goodman, H. 2016, "Discharging patients from acute care hospitals", Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987), vol. 30, no. 24, pp. 49.

O'Connell, F.,Elaine, Damery, S., Davies, S. & Combes, G. 2016, "Discharge interventions for older patients leaving hospital: protocol for a systematic meta-review", Systematic reviews, vol. 5, pp. 46

Teodorczuk, A. 2016, "Understanding safe discharge of patients with dementia from the acute hospital", British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460), vol. 77, no. 3, pp. 126-128
 
 

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