Telehealth Solution Reduces Hospital Readmission Rates to 9% by Treating SNF Patients in Place

AMD Case Study, March 2019

In partnership with AMD Global Telemedicine the North Carolina company TeleHealth Solutions is provide telehospitalist services that treat nursing home patients in place so they can avoid unnecessary transfers and reduce hospital readmission rates.  They are able to evaluate and treat various acute illnesses of Skilled Nursing Facility patients, including the five conditions that are responsible for over 80% of hospital readmissions: CHF, COPD, dehydration, pneumonia, and UTI.

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