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Integrating Social Services and Home-Based Primary Care for High-Risk Patients

Joe Feinglass, PhD,1 Greg Norman, PhD,2 Robyn L. Golden, MA, LCSW,3 Naoko Muramatsu, PhD,4 Michael Gelder, MHA,5 and Thomas Cornwell, MD6 Abstract There is a consensus that our current hospital-intensive approach to care is deeply flawed. This review article describes the research evidence for developing a better system of care for high-cost, high-risk patients. It… Read more »

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Abstracts 2017 Ezell, JM, Morris, AM, Slaboda, J, Manuel, K, Rastogi, R, Feinglass, JM, Cornwell, T, Norman, GJ.  (2017). Addressing the social needs of older homebound adults: A qualitative investigation.  Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Vol 65 (Suppl S1), S138-S139. Norman, GJ, Wade, A, Morris, AM, Volpe, V, Rastogi, R. (2017). Home and Community… Read more »

The Journal of Emergency Medicine publishes West Health and UCSD study on home health costs as an alternative to hospital care

INTRODUCTION The Journal of Emergency Medicine has published the following peer-reviewed article, which provides cost savings evidence for home health care. West Health has recognized that home-centered care can be a focal point for seniors, offering the option for effective care provided within the safety and comfort of home. The study described in this paper… Read more »