What Are The Challenges Of Care Transitions

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901193578, I found your interview with an NP to be thought-provoking. I was considering the challenges your friend discussed myself the other day, particularly the challenges of care transitions. As a med/surg nurse I am often in charge of facilitating patients' discharges, whether it is for home, for a long-term care facility, or a rehabilitation stay. I generally do not give report to home health agencies. I feel the challenges of those transitions because it is very difficult to adequately convey everything that has been done for and discussed with the patient by me, and impossible to know how my information will be translated to the next person who will care for the patient. Toles, Young, and Ouslander note that transition between care
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