West Health

Publications and Research


30‐Day Emergency Department Revisit Rates among Older Adults with Documented Dementia

August 12, 2019 Tyler Kent BS, Adriane Lesser MS, Juhi Israni MS, Ula Hwang MD, MPH, Christopher Carpenter MD, MS, Kelly J. Ko PhD https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.16114 Abstract presented at the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Annual Meeting; May 15‐18, 2018; Indianapolis, IN. Abstract OBJECTIVES Published literature on national emergency department (ED) revisit rates among older adults… Read more »

Leveraging Home‐Delivered Meal Programs to Address Unmet Needs for At‐Risk Older Adults: Preliminary Data

Andrea M. Morris PhD, Jessa K. Engelberg PhD, Brenda Schmitthenner MPA, David Dosa MD, Emily Gadbois PhD, Renee R. Shield PhD, Uche Akobundu PhD, Kali S. Thomas PhD https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.16013 Portions of this work were presented at the annual American Society on Aging, Aging in America Conference, March 2018; the annual meeting of the American Geriatrics… Read more »

National Health Policy Forum

Access health policy publications and other resources of the National Health Policy Forum. PLEASE VISIT NATIONAL HEALTH POLICY FORUM