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Report: Emails, text messages helped hospital cut readmissions for congestive heart failure patients

Figuring out effective ways to reduce 30-day readmissions for chronic conditions is an ongoing healthcare challenge facing hospitals as they try to avoid slashed reimbursement from CMS. Hahnemann University Hospital, a Philadelphia healthcare facility affiliated with Drexel University Medical School, made a case for using emails and text messages to reach patients on their mobile […]