How Technology Can Close the Door on Hospital Readmissions

By Erin Sherbert, Senior Manager, Salesforce

We’re guessing that everyone has been to a hospital at one time or another — whether to visit or be treated. And we’re also guessing that nobody has any desire to go back.

Sadly, hospital readmissions are all too common, so common that hospitals are being penalized for “avoidable readmissions.” Some recent research found that hospitals are shelling out more than $26 billion on hospital readmissions.

In other words, hospitals are bleeding money.

So what’s the solution? Cutting-edge technology that will serve as your foundation for seamless communication, team collaboration, and proactive patient follow-up.

Explore this infographic to learn more about how technology can solve some of these costly challenges hospitals are facing.

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