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Innovative Home Care Models: Five Profiles in Cost Savings, Care Transitions

Using one common factor of cost-savings — the 30-day hospital readmission rate — Simione Healthcare Consultants worked with HCA on an analysis which found that the total annual cost savings of innovative care-transitions programs implemented for a defined cohort of patients at just five home care agencies in New York State amounted to an estimated $1.3 million in averted hospital expenses annually.