Search All Research Studies
AHRQ Research Studies Date
AHRQ Research Studies
Sign up: AHRQ Research Studies Email updates
Research Studies is a monthly compilation of research articles funded by AHRQ or authored by AHRQ researchers and recently published in journals or newsletters.
Results1 to 1 of 1 Research Studies Displayed
Auger KA, Simon TD, Cooperberg D
Summary of STARNet: Seamless Transitions and (Re)admissions Network.
The Seamless Transitions and (Re)admissions Network (STARNet) met in December 2012 to synthesize ongoing hospital-to-home transition work, discuss goals, and develop a plan to centralize transition information in the future. The authors of this report reviewed the current knowledge regarding hospital-to-home transitions, outlined the challenges of measuring and reducing readmissions, and highlighted research gaps, listing potential measures for transition quality.
Citation: Auger KA, Simon TD, Cooperberg D . Summary of STARNet: Seamless Transitions and (Re)admissions Network. Pediatrics 2015 Jan;135(1):164-75. doi: 10.1542/peds.2014-1887.
Keywords: Children/Adolescents, Hospital Discharge, Innovations and Emerging Issues, Children/Adolescents, Quality Improvement