Transient

A 72-year-old man with no significant past medical history presented to the ER with a productive cough and fever. On arrival he was febrile, tachycardic to 116, and his pulse oximetry read 93% on room air. His chest x-ray revealed  ...read more

Transient

A young woman diagnosed with UTI and right ovarian cyst was reached by a callback clerk and found to have fever and increasing abdominal pain. The information was relayed to the  ...read more

Transient

An inpatient nursing director drafted a design plan for post-hospitalization callbacks as an extension of her unit's patient care. Her model required 1.5 FTEs at a cost of $100,000 annually to reach the 200 patients discharged each week.  ...read more