Vaccines are important for adults, too. They help you stay healthy and are critical for avoiding debilitating diseases that are more difficult to recover from as you age.
According to the Pennsylvania Healthcare Cost Containment Council, patients admitted to the hospital five or more times over a one-year period account for a large portion of the health care economy in Pennsylvania. In order to address the needs of these complex patients, Thomas Jefferson University’s Center for Interprofessional Education has teamed up with Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers.
Patients staying in the hospital can sometimes have trouble remembering information and/or directions from their doctors, nurses and care team. Dr. Judd Hollander, spoke with “ACP Hospitalist” about Thomas Jefferson University Hospital’s solution to the issue – virtual rounds.