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Emergency Department Care Coordination: Targeted Strategies to Improve Health Outcomes and Decrease Costs

Resource Topic: HIT/Data
Resource Subtopic: Policy and Advocacy

Year Developed: 2017

Resource Type: Publication

Primary Audience: Health Center Staff

Language: English

Developed by: National Association of Community Health Centers (See other resources developed by this organization.)

Resource Summary: This issue brief outlines strategies to achieve emergency department (ED)care coordination, summarize important legal and policy issues, and provides case studies of health centers that have implemented successful ED care coordination.

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