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Patient Criteria for Enrollment in H.O.P.E. Honolulu

 

 

Prevention of 1-year Hospitalization Criteria

 

Patients who are at highest risk for hospitalization are eligible for the H.O.P.E. Program if:

 

 

 

*NOTE: Even though participants may meet the above criteria, exclusion criteria may apply.

 

 

Reduction of <30-Day Hospital Readmission Criteria

 

Patients who are at highest risk for <30-day hospital readmission will be eligible for the H.O.P.E. Program based on the following criteria:

 

Admission Diagnosis of (at least one of):

 

 

 

*NOTE: Even though participants may meet the above criteria, exclusion criteria may apply.

 

 

 

Benefits for H.O.P.E. Participants

 

 

  1. Federal grant pays all costs involved.
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  3. Based on earlier work on HD patients; reduced cost to half via home telehealth nurse oversight.
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  5. Patient measurements – data - creates internet based record; nurse reviews it.
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  7. Patient at Dr.’s office – data helps doctor:
    1. Improve patient care
    2. Financial incentive
      1. Hospital transition of care bonus
      2. Honorarium for doctor reviewed outlier measurements paid when patient enrolls.