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The Cost of Miscommunication: Solving the Puzzle of Readmission Rates

Read this white paper to learn how language access may play a key role in helping your hospital become ACA compliant and lower readmission rates.


resource thumbnailHospitals nationwide continue to face increased fines under a portion of the Affordable Care Act. In 2014, more than 2,600 facilities nationwide – out of roughly 3,500 eligible – failed to meet the ACA’s criteria and will face stiff financial penalties.

How can hospitals lower readmission rates? From hiring community health coaches to encouraging doctors to talk with patients more, many promising strategies have emerged since the law’s enactment.

In this white paper, we’ll share those strategies and show how language access may play a key role in helping your hospital become ACA compliant.