In-home visits and/or follow-up calls assist patients in avoiding hospital readmission after they have been discharged from the hospital. During in-home visits, community paramedics reinforce healthcare provider discharge instructions and treatment plans, provide education specific to each patient’s health literacy level, and provide medication reconciliation and reminders of follow-up appointments.
Continuing programs that provide critical services to populations in need.
“Renown is committed to improving the health of the community, which means more than just providing quality healthcare,” said Anthony Slonim, MD, DrPH, president and CEO, Renown Health. “It means going outside the hospital walls, offering programs and services that make a lasting difference in the health and well-being of families throughout our region. This can only be accomplished through collaboration with partners who share the vision of a healthier northern Nevada – partners like REMSA.”
Caring for the Community