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Transitions of Care Go Digital
Health Leaders Media

Still too often in healthcare, transition of care information chases caregivers. Patients often don’t possess it or fail to bring it with them to subsequent encounters. Unanswered phone calls pile up in voice mailboxes, and faxes sometimes fruitlessly pursue physicians and specialists moving from practice to practice. The burden imposed upon staff and doctors alike is widely cited as one of the reasons healthcare costs continue to rise and gaps in care persist.