The overall purpose of this research study is to reduce
hospital readmission rates and increase patient satisfaction
through education throughout the hospital stay. In the
hospital setting, how does patient education upon admission
and throughout the hospital stay compared to at discharge
affect readmissions, patient outcomes, and patient
satisfaction. It’s important for patients to understand their
care. The quality of the nursing care helps to educate
patients which decreases readmissions. Coordinating care
with the interdisciplinary team, providing quality education,
and learning what your patients already know is a good start
to improving their hospital visit and decreasing their chances
of being readmitted. This research study will provide
evidenced based practices throughout the paper.
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