Physicians in the emergency department at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston are sending some patients back home with medical and technology support in a new “home hospital” program.
Through the program, any necessary medications and equipment go home with the patient along with a physician and nurse, for at least several hours a day for as long as needed—the clinicians set up everything necessary for home treatment and make sure the patient’s condition is improving.
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