Preventing Hospital Readmissions
Join us for a session where we help staff identify the importance of reducing hospital readmissions and how the home health aide can help prevent them. This training will assist in learning the common causes of readmissions, and methods used to reduce them.
Presented by Barbara Katz, RN MSN
Barbara has been a hospital nurse, an APRN, a training manager, a director of quality improvement and a clinical manager for a group of medical practices. She has also been a marketing director for a home health care agency and has managed operations for a private duty home care agency.
She has designed and taught seminars on process improvement, data analysis, management, motivational interviewing and team-building. Barbara frequently speaks on topics including the practical use of data to improve outcomes, motivational interviewing, health literacy, collaboration and care transitions and adapting to the new world of health care.