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Banner Health pilots program to reduce hospital readmissions
GILBERT, Ariz. (April 5, 2012) –Banner Gateway Medical Center and Banner Home Care are piloting a home monitoring program which has proven to reduce hospital readmissions and better coordinate care after a patient is discharged from the hospital.
ASU Professor Receives Grant to Study Telehealth in Conjunction with Banner Home Care
(GILBERT, Ariz. Feb. 8, 2010) — The National Institute of Health’s National Institute of Nursing Research has awarded veteran nurse and Arizona State University Assistant Professor, Dr. Kimberly Shea, a $385,000 research grant to study “telemonitoring” patients in conjunction with Arizona-based Banner Home Care. Dr. Shea will work with Banner to measure how the feedback patients receive from nurses during daily telemonitoring sessions affects patients' self-care.