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Jun 05, 2020

Experienced Gaps in Hospital Discharge Planning in Past Two Years

Selected Health & System Statistics

Source: 2016 Commonwealth Fund International Health Policy Survey.

Hospital discharge planning gap defined as: When discharged from the hospital: you did not receive written information about what to do when you returned home and symptoms to watch for; hospital did not make sure you had arrangements for follow-up care; someone did not discuss with you the purpose of taking each medication; and/or you did not know who to contact if you had a question about your condition or treatment. Base: Hospitalized overnight in past two years.

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