Skilled Nursing Facility

Scientific Articles

Added September 2017

John P. McHugh, Andrew Foster, Vincent Mor, Renée R. Shield, Amal N. Trivedi, Terrie Wetle, Jacqueline S. Zinn and Denise A. Tyler Reducing Hospital Readmissions Through Preferred Networks Of Skilled Nursing Facilities doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2017.0211/Health Affairs 36, no.9 (2017):1591-1598. Article.

Prior Articles

Boxer RS, Dolansky MA, Bodnar CA, Singer ME, Albert JM, Gravenstein S. A Randomized Trial of Heart Failure Disease Management in Skilled Nursing Facilities: Design and Rationale. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2013;14(9):710.e5-11. doi:10.1016/j.jamda.2013.05.023. AbstractArticle

Dolansky MA, Capone L, Leister E, Boxer RS. Targeting Heart Failure Rehospitalizations in a Skilled Nursing Facility:  A Case Report. Heart and Lung. 2016. doi:10.1016/j.hrtlng.2016.05.036. Abstract.

Jacobs B. Reducing Heart Failure Hospital Readmissions from Skilled Nursing Facilities. Professional Case Management. 2011;16(1):18-24. doi:10.1097/NCM.0b013e3181f3f684. Abstract

Jung M, Yeh AH, Pressler SJ. Heart Failure and Skilled Nursing Facilities:  Review of the Literature. Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2012;18(11):854-871. doi:10.1016/j.cardfail.2012.09.006. Abstract.

Nazir A, Dennis ME, Unroe KT. Implementation of a Heart Failure Quality Initiative in a Skilled Nursing Facility:  Lessons Learned. Journal of Gerontology Nursing. 2015;41(5):26-33. doi:10.3928/00989134-20141216-01. Abstract

Nazir A, Smucker WD. Heart Failure in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care: Evidence and Strategies to Improve Transitions, Clinical Care, and Quality of Life. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2015;16(10):825-831. doi:10.1016/j.jamda.2015.05.006. Abstract.

Zhu W, Luo L, Jain T, Boxer RS, Cui L, Zhang GQ. DCDS: A Real-time Data Capture and Personalized Decision Support System for Heart Failure Patients in Skilled Nursing Facilities. AIMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2017 Feb;2015:2100-2109. Abstract. Article.