Editorial| Volume 21, ISSUE 4, P444-446, April 2020

Geriatric-Specific Standards for Information Transfer Between Nursing Homes and Acute Care Hospitals

  • Maureen C. Dale
    Address correspondence to Maureen C. Dale, MD, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA.
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
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  • Margaret A. Drickamer
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
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  • Philip D. Sloane
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, and the Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
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      U.S. misery continues in relays.
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