Date of Award
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Professor Susan Payne
Healthcare Industry, Health systems, Hospital readmissions, Muskie School of Public Service, USM Aging Initiative, Health and Wellness, Policy
As the healthcare industry transitions toward accountable care and payment reform, creative approaches to healthcare is imperative. Poorly coordinated care and shorter hospital stays have resulted in higher rates of readmissions. This has large implications for hospitals and health systems.
Carroll, Julie I., "Variables to Predict Risk of Hospital Readmission" (2013). Muskie School Capstones. 6.