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cipherhealth Blog The Push for Hospitals to Communicate Better and Faster After Discharge

As explained in a recent Modern Healthcare article, the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) has asked CMS to push hospitals to more openly share patients' medical records. The current lack of communication between hospitals and other healthcare facilities, AAFP notes, puts the patient at risk and frequently leads to readmissions that could have been prevented. Often, the release of important discharge information to the primary care physician does not occur at all.

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