Article in For The Record AHIMA Digital Edition October 2014
By Kathleen Flannery, Administrator at Kennedy Home Health Care
Kennedy Health System shares small, but promising study results of how Authentidate’s InscrybeMD Telehealth solution positively improved hospital readmission rates for CHF and COPD patients on this study. Kennedy implements a transition of care program of post-discharge patients to extend care in their homes through remote patient monitoring.
Results Reported Using Authentidate Telehealth:
- 79% reduction in hospitalizations (from 2.78 average to 0.59 average while using)
- 7.8 times Return On Investment (ROI)