Standardizing admission, transfer, and discharge processes to reduce artificial and clinical variability

Daniel J Beckett, David A McDonald, Patrick Rafferty, Martin Hopkins

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptimizing patient flow:  advanced strategies for managing variability to enhance access, quality, and safety
EditorsEugene Litvak
PublisherJoint Commission Resources
ISBN (Print)9781635850390
Publication statusPublished - May 2018

Keywords

  • hospital administration methods
  • patient care management
  • hospital planning
  • hospital admissions
  • hospital discharge
  • hospital transfers

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Beckett, D. J., McDonald, D. A., Rafferty, P., & Hopkins, M. (2018). Standardizing admission, transfer, and discharge processes to reduce artificial and clinical variability. In E. Litvak (Ed.), Optimizing patient flow:  advanced strategies for managing variability to enhance access, quality, and safety Joint Commission Resources.