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2011-06-01 22:31:02

Currently, one in five elderly patients discharged from a hospital is readmitted within a month. Seeking to address the human and substantial financial burden of revolving door hospital readmissions, the Affordable Care Act proposes a number of initiatives to improve care and health outcomes and reduce costs for the growing population of chronically ill people in the U.S. While transitional care is a central theme in these provisions, there is little information available to guide those...

2009-07-20 04:06:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- As the unemployment rate continues to rise to the highest level in 26 years, so does the number of workers looking for a new way to make a living. For many people, work-at-home opportunities have become the ideal alternative to driving across town in rush hour traffic and spending 8 hours a day away from the home. Data shows that somewhere between 5 and 12 million Americans work from home, according to www.Undress4Success.com, an online resource for...