SPECIAL SESSION: Transitional Care Using Telehealth: Fewer Emergency Unplanned Admissions and Improved Quality of Life and Functional Ability

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/334959
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Full-text
Type:
Presentation
Title:
SPECIAL SESSION: Transitional Care Using Telehealth: Fewer Emergency Unplanned Admissions and Improved Quality of Life and Functional Ability
Author(s):
Courtney, Mary; Wu, Chiung-Jung (Jo)
Author Details:
Mary Courtney PhD, MHP, BAdmin (Acc), RN Mary.Courtney@acu.edu.au; Chiung-Jung (Jo) Wu RN, BN, MN, (ICU), DrHlthSc c3.wu@qut.edu.au
Abstract:
Session presented on Saturday, July 26, 2014: Prof Courtney's research program involves the development, trial and evaluation of innovative discharge planning and transitional care models that span across hospital and community health sectors and include hospital and in-home assessment, exercise strategies and telephone follow-up interventions with 'at-risk' community-living older adults (1,2,3,4). This presentation focuses on results of her previous clinical trials in 'general hospitalised medical patients' and presents findings published in Journal of American Geriatric Society (JAGS) and PlusOne which demonstrate significantly few emergency hospital readmissions (22% intervention, 47% control, P = .007) and emergency GP visits (25% intervention, 67% control, P
Keywords:
Transitional Care, Tele-health nursing interventions, Diabetes/Cardiac Disease
Repository Posting Date:
17-Nov-2014
Date of Publication:
11 ; 11
Conference Date:
2014
Conference Name:
25th International Nursing Research Congress, 2014
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Hong Kong
Description:
International Nursing Research Congress, 2014 Theme: Engaging Colleagues: Improving Global Health Outcomes. Held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kong

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dc.language.isoen_USen_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.titleSPECIAL SESSION: Transitional Care Using Telehealth: Fewer Emergency Unplanned Admissions and Improved Quality of Life and Functional Abilityen
dc.contributor.authorCourtney, Maryen
dc.contributor.authorWu, Chiung-Jung (Jo)en
dc.author.detailsMary Courtney PhD, MHP, BAdmin (Acc), RN Mary.Courtney@acu.edu.au; Chiung-Jung (Jo) Wu RN, BN, MN, (ICU), DrHlthSc c3.wu@qut.edu.auen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/334959-
dc.description.abstractSession presented on Saturday, July 26, 2014: Prof Courtney's research program involves the development, trial and evaluation of innovative discharge planning and transitional care models that span across hospital and community health sectors and include hospital and in-home assessment, exercise strategies and telephone follow-up interventions with 'at-risk' community-living older adults (1,2,3,4). This presentation focuses on results of her previous clinical trials in 'general hospitalised medical patients' and presents findings published in Journal of American Geriatric Society (JAGS) and PlusOne which demonstrate significantly few emergency hospital readmissions (22% intervention, 47% control, P = .007) and emergency GP visits (25% intervention, 67% control, Pen
dc.subjectTransitional Care, Tele-health nursing interventions, Diabetes/Cardiac Diseaseen
dc.date.available2014-11-17T14:30:48Z-
dc.date.issued11/17/2014-
dc.date.issued11/17/2014en
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-17T14:30:48Z-
dc.conference.date2014en
dc.conference.name25th International Nursing Research Congress, 2014en
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationHong Kongen
dc.descriptionInternational Nursing Research Congress, 2014 Theme: Engaging Colleagues: Improving Global Health Outcomes. Held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kongen
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