Bridging Hospital and Home
6:16 pm
Mon May 20, 2013

Transition Nursing Care

Reviewing new medications is often part of the learning process for newly discharged hospital patients, one that visiting nurses can assist with.
Credit SSU School of Nursing

Getting released from a hospitalization is only the first step; then you have to stay out. Care Transitions is a pilot program to help make that happen.

So, what does participation in the Transition Care program involve? Sue Pearce, a Manager of Care Management for Memorial Hospital, outlines the steps.