Slide 47

Project RED: Re-Engineered Discharge (Staff Training)

Provides a four-module training program to help hospitals implement Project RED.

Process Metrics

  • Completion of care plan details
    • Percent of care plans with medication list included
    • Percent of care plans with care needs included (e.g., exercise, diet, main problem, when to call doctor
    • Percent of care plans with follow-up appointments listed
    • Percent of care plans with pre-arranged discharge resources identified (e.g., home health, durable medical equipment)
    • Percent of care plans with pending tests listed


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The DA and health care team will have a copy of the Patient Care Plan and can collect data on the completeness and accuracy of the information the patient is given.

Page last reviewed August 2011
Internet Citation: Slide 47: Project RED: Re-Engineered Discharge (Staff Training). August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.