Member Spotlight – Long Island Community Hospital reduces COPD readmissions
Confirming a correct, early diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is essential to reducing risks and complications for patients and alleviating resource utilization and readmissions for hospitals. In 2017, Long Island Community Hospital started an initiative to decrease readmissions by identifying their multi-visit patients with COPD early.
To learn more about this initiative and its results, read our full story.
This story is just one of the many initiatives profiled on HANYS' Member Spotlight website that demonstrate how New York healthcare providers are investing in forward-looking initiatives that improve care quality and health outcomes.