Retrospective Study of Inpatient Diabetes Management Service, Length of Stay and 30-Day Readmission Rate of Patients with Diabetes at a Community Hospital
Mandel, S. R., Langan, S., Mathioudakis, N. N., Sidhaye, A. R., Bashura, H., Bie, J. Y., Mackay, P., Tucker, C., Demidowich, A. P., Simonds, W. F., Jha, S., Ebenuwa, I., Kantsiper, M., Howell, E. E., Wachter, P., Golden, S. H., & Zilbermint, M. (2019). Retrospective study of inpatient diabetes management service, length of stay and 30-day readmission rate of patients with diabetes at a community hospital. Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives, 9(2), 64-73, DOI: 10.1080/20009666.2019.1593782.
Use this resource when completing your assignment. This resource provides good examples of Run Charts (data over time). The authors conducted a study of diabetic patients when managed during their hospitalization to determine the effect on the length of stay and their readmission rates as well as the cost savings to both the patient and to the hospital.