Pilot study on physical and cognitive function measures as a means of improving HRG explanation (Final Report)

Carpenter, G.I. and Seymour, G. and Kulinskaya, E. and Sutch, S. and Bobby, J. (2004) Pilot study on physical and cognitive function measures as a means of improving HRG explanation (Final Report). NHS Information Authority, Birmingham, 35 pp. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

This document is a report detailing the progress on the pilot project investigating the use of measures of physical and cognitive function to improve HRG explanation of variation in length of hospital stay. The pilot project has two aims: • To investigate the use of functional measures to improve explanation of length of stay. • Unbundling inpatient stay — to identify when patients are ready for postacute and rehabilitation by examining the relationship between clinical assessment of appropriate level of care and measures of physical and cognitive function.

Item Type: Research report (external)
Uncontrolled keywords: physical and cognitive function, length of hospital stay
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Paula Loader
Date Deposited: 06 Oct 2008 02:18
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2010 08:42
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/6759 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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