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What is meant by hospital discharge planning?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: D/c planning

Discharge planning starts when the patient is admitted.
This includes social workers involvement to facilitate discharge to an appropriate place, home, nursing home or home health is needed. Whether the patient needs any equipment on discharge like wheelchairs, commodes etc.

In brief: D/c planning

Discharge planning starts when the patient is admitted.
This includes social workers involvement to facilitate discharge to an appropriate place, home, nursing home or home health is needed. Whether the patient needs any equipment on discharge like wheelchairs, commodes etc.
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