Browsing Category: Hospital Readmission

Re-admissions to hospital from the perspective of pre-hospital specialists – Paramedics

The BC Medical Journal recently published a study showing that the rate of BC patients readmitted to hospitals within a short time after they had been discharged is well above the national average, and that Vancouver Coastal Health’s readmission rate is the second highest for health regions in the province. As a 30-year paramedic, this […]