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It is estimated that one fourth to one third of patients transitioning in care will be re-hospitalized within 30 days due to preventable complications. The following risk factors have been identified as increasing the risk of hospital readmission within the first 30 days. The more risk factors the greater the likelihood the patient would benefit […]

Observing these suggestions will make for a more pleasant hospital stay, and get you out as quickly as possible. This is written with an intended humorous tone. It is based on the requests and behaviors that I have observed in many patients over the years.