Poster #93: Emily Topham – Caregiver Inclusion in IDEAL Discharge Teaching: Implications for Transitions from Hospital to Home

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Faculty mentor: Andrea Wallace

This was a sub-analysis investigating the role of informal caregivers in discharge teaching, part of a larger parent study seeking to improve discharge processes. Patients and their caregivers were surveyed to measure respective perception of their readiness for discharge. An additional group of caregivers were interviewed via telephone several weeks after discharge about their experience following through with the discharge education provided, and respective patient outcomes.

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