29. Project RED: Automated Discharge Workflow

Reducing Avoidable Hospital Readmissions

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Project RED: Automated Discharge Workflow

Image: Workflow shows the following steps:

  • Patient information entered into workstation.
  • Paper booklet generated and reviewed.
  • Booklet images, indexes, and patient health information downloaded to the kiosk.
  • Patient-VN interaction.
  • Issues displayed for nurse follow-up.

An arrow points down from the first step to an image of the Virtual Nurse (VN). An arrows points up from the VN to "Patient-VN interaction."

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Page last reviewed June 2009
Internet Citation: 29. Project RED: Automated Discharge Workflow: Reducing Avoidable Hospital Readmissions. June 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/hospital/red/readmissions/readslide29.html