Standardizing post-discharge care at one of the University of North Carolina Hospitals clinics cut readmissions by 65 percent, according to a study published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.
In addition, the study found that one 30-day readmission is avoided for every seven patients cared for under the new program.
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