Re-admission to hospital within 28 days of discharge per 1,000 population

A number of actions have been identified to reduce the 28 day rates of readmission and these include

  •  Further development of locality teams;
  •  Continue to develop moving assessment to community; and,
  •  Assessment / review process to ensure appropriate package of support

Additionally, analysis and national benchmarking has been undertaken to inform the development and targeting of any further improvement actions.

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