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Interventions may reduce nursing home hospitalizations

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

A study that included 143 nursing homes in seven states found using evidence-based clinical and educational interventions could reduce unnecessary resident hospitalizations and Medicare costs. Greater staff engagement and better outcomes were seen with models that included registered nurses or nurse practitioners who provided consistent clinical care compared with models providing only education or intermittent clinical care, researchers wrote in Health Affairs. Physician's Briefing/HealthDay News (03/20)


Many patients with AFib who had a stroke lacked preventive therapy

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 20, 2017

Study examines DKA incidence rates among patients on SGLT2 inhibitors

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 17, 2017

Hypoglycemia tied to increased mortality, CVD risk in diabetes

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 16, 2017

New CE article in JNP on Diabetes Care for Elderly

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 16, 2017

Childhood emotional abuse tied to opioid abuse in adulthood

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Urinary tract infections in long-term care

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

GOP governors propose changes for Medicaid

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

CDC: Risk of chronic opioid use rises sharply within 5 days of therapy

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 17, 2017

Study finds conflicting guidelines for statin use for black patients

AANP SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017


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