Best Practices, Safe Care Transitions,
and Tools to Reduce Readmissions
The following readmission reduction resources have been compiled to provide a variety of useful resources on improving preventable readmission rates. This guide was developed to consolidate the best practices in readmission reduction strategies, as well as resources, models, toolkits, and more rich with evidence-based strategies in use throughout health care facilities across the nation. Readmission strategies and improvements should be made in consideration of the unique needs of each patient and population.
These resources may be used in strategies throughout the healthcare system to support efforts targeting readmission and transition of care improvements.