Search Tag: hospital visits

Cardiology Management

Rise in Avoidable Diabetes Hospital Visits

2016 19 Jul

A new analysis shows that hospital admissions for a short-term and avoidable complication of diabetes have increased by nearly 39 percent in the last ten years. The research is published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology  journal. The NHR-supported study analysed data for almost 80,000 patients who were admitted to hospital for hypoglycaemia.... Read more

Executive Health Management

High Rates Of Avoidable Hospitalisations In Poor Communities

2014 04 Aug

In New Jersey, USA, communities with low per capita income levels are found to have high rates of preventable hospital visits, according to a report released recently by the Rutgers Center for State Health Policy (CSHP). Rutgers researchers analysed hospital billing records and demographic data to determine rates of avoidable hospitalisations for... Read more